Australian Kiteflyers Society

A Timeless Art



Member Benefits:

Share the skills of members through workshops and public demonstrations.

Information on sources of kites: building, materials and flying locations.

Kite books at special prices.

Insurance coverage for public liability at official A.K.S. functions and fly-ins.

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Regular Flyins

Upcoming Events 2019


1st Sunday of Every Month

Monthly Fly at Flagstaff Hill Wollongong. Near the Light House. First Sunday of the Month 

2nd Sunday of Every Month

Monthly Fly at Jubilee Oval. Wheelers Lane, Dubbo. Parking off Oak St

3rd Sunday of Every Month

Monthly Fly at Caves Beach 2 km southeast of Swansea or Stockton Beach. 

Please check fb page "Bondi Festival of the Winds" and  the  A.K.S. official page to confirm actual fly venue and times due to flying conditions.

9th-10th FebuaryBay of Fires
KiteFlyers Retreat
10th March
Rosebud Kite Festival
Rosebud Foreshore, Jetty Rd
20-22 April
Semaphore Beach
28th April

Brisbane Kite Festival
Murarrie Recreation Ground
11 August
Dubbo Kites for Kids
at Jubilee Oval. Wheelers Lane.
6-8 SeptemberBondi Festival of the Winds
22 September
Marulan Kite Festival
at Tony  Onions Park
12 October
Harden Kite Festival
at the race course-just follow the signs.
November 1-3
Eden Whale Festival
December  1AGM - venue to be announced.
Fund raiser on the cards in Southern Highlands.
26th January 2020

9:00am - 5:00pm
Wollongong Australia Day Festival.
Flying will be on either the Main Beach off Marine Dr, or on North Wollongong Beach
26th January
8:00am - 12miday
Parkes Kite Festival
Northparkes Oval.


The Australian Kiteflyers Society was formed by kite-flyers in 1978 to foster and encourage the timeless art of kite flying. 

The Australian Kiteflyers Society has members all over Australia and internationally.


Festival of the Winds 2019.
Registration and Forms

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Kite Competition Categories for the Festival of the Winds

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Safety is our concern

Cutting lines will not be tolerated at any of our events. 

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Please connect with FB "Bondi Festival of the Winds" and the A.K S. official page!
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Our partnership with the Waverley Council is marking our 40th year with the 2018 Festival Of The Winds at the Bondi Beach.
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