GBR Helicopters

GBR Helicopters is the largest and most experienced operator in Tropical North Queensland. Owned by a local family and staffed by experienced and dedicated professionals, our group operates a large fleet of turbine and piston engine Bell and Robinson helicopters. We offer an exciting and memorable "aerial experience" over some of the most amazing and unique scenery in the region.

One of the most popular trips are the 10 minute scenic flights taken from one of the Outer Barrier Reef pontoons. Please remember you need to already be on an outer reef tour with one of Quicksilver Connections, Sunlover Cruises or Great Adventures to be able to do a 10 minute scenic flight.

30 Minute Reef Discovery Scenic Flight ex Cairns
Adults: $340.00 / Children: $340.00

~~ 01-Apr-2018 to 31-Mar-2021~~Valid for 01APR18-31MAR21:
A GBR Helicopters vehicle will pick you up from your hotel for your transfer to the Cairns City Helipad, the departure point of your tour. After the all important safety briefing, board your helicopter to commence a 30 minute Reef Discovery scenic flight. Ascend over the city of Cairns and soar along the rainforest coastline and over the Great Barrier Reef. Be amazed by the incredible colours and formations of the reef below the sun-kissed Coral Sea. Have your camera ready to capture these memories. Tour concludes approximately 30 minutes after commencement, at which time hotel drop offs will commence.

Departure Days:
Daily.

Departure Point:
Cairns Heli Centre or General Aviation Base.

Departure Time:
On request (subject to availability).

Pickup:
Cairns accommodation.

Dropoff:
Cairns accommodation.

Duration:
30 minutes.

Entrance Fees:
- Not applicable.

Meals:
- Not included.

Not Included:
- Meals.

Inclusions:
- Hotel pick up and drop off.
- 30 minute scenic helicopter flight.

What to Bring:
- Camera.

Adults $340.00
Children $340.00
40 Minute Deluxe Reef Scenic Flight ex Cairns
Adults: $465.00 / Children: $465.00

~~ 01-Apr-2018 to 31-Mar-2021~~Valid for 01APR18-31MAR21:
A GBR Helicopters vehicle will pick you up from your hotel for your transfer to the Cairns City Helipad, the departure point of your tour. After the all important safety briefing, board your helicopter to commence a 40 minute Deluxe Reef scenic flight. Fly from Cairns city along the dramatic backdrop of mountain ranges and across the ocean over magical Green Island. Fly over Arlington Reef and Middle Cay, an isolated strip of white sand set in the deep blue sea. Marvel at the wonders and colours of the Great Barrier Reef. Tour concludes approximately 40 minutes after commencement, at which time hotel drop offs will commence.

Departure Days:
Daily.

Departure Point:
Cairns Heli Centre or General Aviation Base.

Departure Time:
On request (subject to availability).

Pickup:
Cairns accommodation.

Dropoff:
Cairns accommodation.

Duration:
40 minutes.

Entrance Fees:
- Not applicable.

Meals:
- Not included.

Not Included:
- Meals.

Inclusions:
- Hotel pick up and drop off.
- 40 minute scenic helicopter flight.

What to Bring:
- Camera.

Adults $465.00
Children $465.00
60 Minute Ultimate Reef & Rainforest Flight ex Cairns
Adults: $591.00 / Children: $591.00

~~ 01-Apr-2018 to 31-Mar-2021~~Valid for 01APR18-31MAR21:
A GBR Helicopters vehicle will pick you up from your hotel for your transfer to the Cairns City Helipad, the departure point of your tour. After the all important safety briefing, board your helicopter to commence a 60 minute Ultimate Reef & Rainforest scenic flight. Enjoy stunning views of Cairns city, fly over Copperlode Dam, rainforest clad mountains and through the Barron Gorge. Witness the incredible change as green turns to blue flying past the Northern Beaches over Double Island. The isolation of sand cays will amaze you as you continue the flight over Arlington Reef before returning to Cairns. Tour concludes approximately 60 minutes after commencement, at which time hotel drop offs will commence.

Departure Days:
Daily.

Departure Point:
Cairns Heli Centre or General Aviation Base.

Departure Time:
On request (subject to availability).

Pickup:
Cairns accommodation.

Dropoff:
Cairns accommodation.

Duration:
1 hour.

Entrance Fees:
- Not applicable.

Meals:
- Not included.

Not Included:
- Meals.

Inclusions:
- Hotel pick up and drop off.
- 60 minute scenic helicopter flight.

What to Bring:
- Camera.

Adults $591.00
Children $591.00
Reef Magic - Fly and Fly ex Cairns
Adults: $757.00 / Children: $757.00

~~ 01-Apr-2018 to 31-Mar-2021~~Valid for 01APR18-31MAR21:
After enjoying a morning at your own leisure, you will be picked up from your hotel for the transfer to Cairns helipad in the centre of town. From here depart on a scenic helicopter flight past the rainforest clad coastline, and over one of the greatest natural wonders of the world - the Great Barrier Reef. Then join the day's activities at the Reef Magic Marine World Pontoon. Choose from activities including snorkelling, fish feeding demonstration, semi-submersible and glass bottom boat tours, underwater observatory or simply relaxing on a sun-lounge. Lunch is included. Board your helicopter for the return scenic flight back to Cairns.

Departure Days:
~~ 01-Apr-2018 to 31-Mar-2019~~Valid for 01APR18-31MAR19: Daily except 25DEC.~~~~
~~ 01-Apr-2019 to 31-Mar-2021~~Valid for 01APR19-31MAR21: Daily.~~~~

Departure Point:
Cairns City Heliport.

Departure Time:
10:30am (Check in 30 minutes prior).

Pickup:
Cairns accommodation.

Dropoff:
Cairns accommodation.

Duration:
~~ 01-Apr-2018 to 31-Mar-2019~~Valid for 01APR18-31MAR19: 6-7 hours.~~~~
~~ 01-Apr-2019 to 31-Mar-2021~~Valid for 01APR19-31MAR21: 6-7 hours.~~~~

Meals:
- Hot and cold buffet lunch.

Not Included:
- Optional extras.

Inclusions:
- Hotel pick up and drop off.
- Snorkelling equipment and full instruction.
- Coral viewing in semi-submersible and glass bottom boat.
- Underwater Observatory.
- Fish feeding.
- Return helicopter scenic flight over the Great Barrier Reef.

What to Bring:
- Comfortable clothes.
- Camera.
- Swimwear.
- Towel.
- Sunscreen.
- Money for drinks on board cruise.

Adults $757.00
Children $757.00
Sandy Cay Escape ex Cairns
Adults: $758.00 / Children: $758.00

~~ 01-Apr-2018 to 31-Mar-2021~~Valid for 01APR18-31MAR21:
A GBR Helicopters vehicle will pick you up from your hotel for your transfer to Cairns General Aviation Terminal, the departure point of your tour. After the all important safety briefing, board your helicopter to commence a Sandy Cay Escape tour. Spoil yourself and escape to your own private paradise. After the exhilarating and informative flight, relax on the squeaky white sand and swim in the clear blue waters before the tide rises to wash away your footprints. Best enjoyed early in the morning, this escape will leave you speechless with its remote beauty. Enjoy a refreshing beverage and indulge in a gourmet picnic hamper. Tour concludes approximately 2 hours after commencement, at which time hotel drop offs will commence.

Departure Days:
Daily (subject to weather, tides, availability).

Departure Point:
Cairns General Aviation Terminal, Hangar 10 or Cairns Heliport.

Departure Time:
7:30am (Cairns hotel pick up approx 40 minutes prior).

Pickup:
Cairns accommodation.

Dropoff:
Cairns accommodation.

Duration:
2 hours.

Entrance Fees:
- Not applicable.

Meals:
- Gourmet picnic.
- Sparkling wine or beer.

Not Included:
- Not applicable.

Inclusions:
- Hotel pick up and drop off.
- Return scenic flight to a Sandy Cay.
- Snorkelling equipment (mask, snorkel, fins, lycra suit).
- Beach chairs and umbrella.

What to Bring:
- Swimwear.
- Beach towel.
- Sunscreen.
- Hat.
- Camera.

Adults $758.00
Children $758.00

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