Drakensberg Soaring Club

    Tiberio Tedeschi (Contact Person)
    (031) 701 7857 (Telephone)
    082 554 5460 (Mobile)
    smsw@mweb.co.za (Email)
    tedeschi@dsc.org.za (Email)

Physical Address

Utopia Farm
D1 Road
Off Bushman's Nek Road

Postal Address

Postnet Suite 210
Private Bag X10


This is a soaring club which operates in the southern Drakensberg mountains area.

Getting There

Take the Western freeway to Pietermaritzburg. Past PMB on the ring road, past the Hilton turnoff, next turnoff to the left Southern Drakensberg.

At the stop-street turn left and head for Underberg going through, Boston, Bulwer and then Underberg.

Through Underberg on the main road heading for the mountains. Down the long straight, past Underberg Country Club on the right hand side, through the S bend after the long straight, past the first turn off to the right marked Drakensberg Gardens, over the bridge and take the next turn off to the right marked Bushmans Nek.

As you turn right onto the dirt road, set your odometer to zero.

At 6kms turn left onto the D1 track.

At 8kms you will be more or less opposite the farm gate on your right hand side that leads to the hangers and clubhouse.

Before entering the gate please ensure that there are no gliders being launched across your path to the clubhouse. A flashing orange light on top of the Winch is indicates that flying is in progress.

Travel time, 2.25 hours from Durban, 225 kms.