Flying at heights of about 3,000 m ASL is not uncommon. The valley system makes the flying spectacular, with extensive cross-country possibilities and quick-and-easy retrieves.
Corryong is just a few thermal glides from Mt Kosciuszko (2,228m), the highest mountain in Australia.
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