Nautilus Aviation

Reef Package - DUCD - Fly/Cruise
Adults: $314.00 / Children: $314.00


- A coach will pick you up from your hotel to commence a half day Fly Cruise Reef Package. Experience the magic of the Great Barrier Reef from above, with an exhilarating helicopter flight over picturesque reef systems. Spend 2 hours at the reef. Be treated to a Aussie BBQ lunch and snorkelling to discover the mysteries of the underwater world. On the return, take the fast cruise back to Cairns and enjoy a glass of wine and cheese. Tour concludes with hotel drop offs.

Departure Days:
Daily except 25DEC.

Departure Point:
Hangar 9, Bush Pilots Avenue. Cairns General Aviation Airport.

Departure Time:
12:00pm.

Pickup:
Cairns Northern Beaches accommodation.

Dropoff:
Cairns Northern Beaches accommodation.

Meals:
- BBQ Lunch.
- Glass of wine & cheese (on cruise).

Not Included:
- Environmental Management Charge (EMC).

Inclusions:
- 25 minute scenic flight over reef and sand cays to Hastings reef.
- Snorkel equipment.
- Fast cruise to Cairns.

What to bring:
- Swimsuit and towel.
- Camera.
- Hat.
- Sunscreen.
- Change of clothes.

Adults $314.00
Children $314.00
30min Reef Scenic Flight
Adults: $340.00 / Children: $340.00


- A coach will pick you up from your hotel to commence a 30 minute Reef Scenic flight. Experience the sheer size and beauty of the Great Barrier Reef and gain a true appreciation of one of the seven natural wonders of the world. This flight includes views of beautiful Green Island and Fitzroy Island and on low tide, Vlasoff Sand Cay and Upolu Sand Cay. Sightings of manta rays turtles and other marine life are not uncommon. If you're flying with us in the winter months, there is even a chance of spotting whales. Tour concludes with hotel drop offs.

Departure Days:
Daily except 25DEC.

Departure Point:
Hangar 8/9, Bush Pilots Avenue, Cairns General Aviation Airport.

Departure Time:
On request.

Pickup:
Cairns Northern Beaches accommodation.

Dropoff:
Cairns Northern Beaches accommodation.

Duration:
30 minute flight.

Inclusions:
- 30 minute scenic helicopter flight over the Great Barrier Reef.

What to Bring:
- Camera.
- Sunglasses.
- Water bottle.

Adults $340.00
Children $340.00
Reef Package - DUCD - Cruise/Fly
Adults: $340.00 / Children: $340.00


- A coach will pick you up from your hotel to commence a full day Cruise Fly Reef Package. Enjoy a full day on the Great Barrier Reef, combine your reef cruise with an exhilarating helicopter flight on return. Spend 4 hours aboard the pontoon (floating platform) exploring the outer edge of the Great Barrier Reef. Be treated to an Aussie BBQ lunch and snorkelling to discover the mysteries of the underwater world. On the return, take to the air for a spectacular 25 minute helicopter journey over the magical waters of the Great Barrier Reef before returning to Cairns. Tour concludes with hotel drop offs.

Departure Days:
Daily except 25DEC.

Departure Point:
Reef Fleet Terminal.

Departure Time:
9:30am.

Pickup:
Cairns Northern Beaches accommodation.

Dropoff:
Cairns Northern Beaches accommodation.

Duration:
6 hours.

Meals:
- BBQ Lunch.

Not Included:
- Environmental Management Charge (EMC).

Inclusions:
- Fast cruise to 2 outer Great Barrier Reef sites (approximately 5 hours on the reef).
- Snorkelling equipment.
- 25 minute scenic flight to Cairns.

What to bring:
- Swimsuit and towel.
- Camera.
- Hat.
- Sunscreen.
- Change of clothes.

Adults $340.00
Children $340.00
45min Reef & Rainforest Scenic Flight
Adults: $423.00 / Children: $423.00

- A coach will pick you up from your hotel to commence a 45 minute Reef and Rainforest Scenic flight. Cairns is a city positioned between two of Tropical North Queensland's greatest treasures, the magnificent Great Barrier Reef and the World Heritage Listed Wet Tropic Rainforest. Combine your flight over reef with views of Stoney Creek Falls, Barron Gorge National Park, Barron Falls and the rainforest surrounding Kuranda, before passing over emerald-covered mountains and the stunning coastline of Pal Cove and the Northern Beaches. Tour concludes with hotel drop offs.

Departure Days:
Daily except 25DEC.

Departure Point:
Hangar 8/9, Bush Pilots Avenue, Cairns General Aviation Airport.

Departure Time:
On request.

Pickup:
Cairns Northern Beaches accommodation.

Dropoff:
Cairns Northern Beaches accommodation.

Duration:
45 minute flight.

Inclusions:
- 45 minute scenic helicopter flight over rainforest and the Great Barrier Reef.

What to Bring:
- Camera.
- Sunglasses.
- Water bottle.

Adults $423.00
Children $423.00
Reef Package - DUCD - Fly/Fly
Adults: $533.00 / Children: $533.00


- A coach will pick you up from your hotel to commence a half day Fly Fly Reef Package. Experience the magic of the Great Barrier Reef from above, with an exhilarating helicopter flight over picturesque reef systems. Spend 75 minutes at the reef. Be treated to a Aussie BBQ lunch and snorkelling to discover the mysteries of the underwater world. On the return, take to the air for a spectacular 25 minute helicopter journey over the magical waters of the Great Barrier Reef before returning to Cairns. Tour concludes with hotel drop offs.

Departure Days:
Daily except 25DEC.

Departure Point:
Hangar 9, Bush Pilots Avenue. Cairns General Aviation Airport.

Departure Time:
12:00pm.

Pickup:
Cairns Northern Beaches accommodation.

Dropoff:
Cairns Northern Beaches accommodation.

Duration:
3 hours.

Meals:
- BBQ Lunch.

Not Included:
- Environmental Management Charge (EMC).

Inclusions:
- Scenic helicopter flight over reef and sand cays to and from Cairns.
- Snorkel equipment.

What to bring:
- Swimsuit and towel.
- Camera.
- Hat.
- Sunscreen.
- Change of clothes.

Adults $533.00
Children $533.00
30min You Fly - Take the Controls
Adults: $584.00 / Children: $584.00

- A coach will pick you up from your hotel to commence a 30 minute you fly - take the controls. Pilot your own flight over the Great Barrier Reef. With a pre-flight briefing and one of our highly experienced instructors by your side, the sky really is your playground. A once in a lifetime opportunity or the start of a career as a helicopter pilot. The total amount of flight time experience with this product can be counted as part of your qualification you can pursue with Nautilus Aviation. Concludes with hotel drop offs.

Departure Days:
Daily except 25DEC.

Departure Point:
Hangar 8/9, Bush Pilots Avenue, Cairns General Aviation Airport.

Departure Time:
On request.

Pickup:
Cairns Northern Beaches accommodation.

Dropoff:
Cairns Northern Beaches accommodation.

Duration:
approximately 1.5 hours.

Inclusions:
- 30 minute pre-flight briefing.
- 30 minute flight time with a highly trained pilot instructor.
- 30 minute post flight brief.

What to Bring:
- Comfortable clothing.
- Enclosed shoes.

Adults $584.00
Children $584.00
60min Reef & Rainforest Scenic Flight
Adults: $591.00 / Children: $591.00

- A coach will pick you up from your hotel to commence a 60 minute Reef and Rainforest Scenic flight. Cairns is a city positioned between two of Tropical North Queensland's greatest treasures, the magnificent Great Barrier Reef and the World Heritage Listed Wet Tropic Rainforest. Combine your flight over reef with views of Stoney Creek Falls, Barron Gorge National Park, Barron Falls and the rainforest surrounding Kuranda, before passing over emerald-covered mountains and the stunning coastline of Pal Cove and the Northern Beaches. Tour concludes with hotel drop offs.

Departure Days:
Daily except 25DEC.

Departure Point:
Hangar 8/9, Bush Pilots Avenue, Cairns General Aviation Airport.

Departure Time:
On request.

Pickup:
Cairns Northern Beaches accommodation.

Dropoff:
Cairns Northern Beaches accommodation.

Duration:
60 minute flight.

Inclusions:
- 60 minute scenic helicopter flight over rainforest and the Great Barrier Reef.

What to Bring:
- Camera.
- Sunglasses.
- Water bottle.

Adults $591.00
Children $591.00
Vlasoff Sand Cay Getaway
Adults: $666.00 / Children: $666.00

- A coach will pick you up from your hotel to commence a Vlasoff Sand Cay Getaway tour. An exclusive experience, on your own piece of paradise. Feel the thrill of flying over the picturesque coral-studded sea before landing on Vlasoff Cay*, a pristine sand cay in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef. Relax on the pure white sand, beach comb for treasures, lay in the shallow crystal waters or snorkel straight off the cay and discover the magic of underwater world. The experience is complete with gourmet picnic hamper and sparkling wine and return helicopter scenic flight to Cairns. Concludes with hotel drop offs.

*Subject to availability and weather including tides. If Vlasoff Cay is occupied upon arrival, guests will enjoy a scenic flight to an exclusive beach location. No refunds apply if the alternative site is required, guests will receive complimentary return ferry tickets to explore Fitzroy Island at their leisure.

Departure Days:
~~ 01-Apr-2019 to 31-Mar-2021~~Valid for 01APR19-31MAR21:
Daily except 01-07OCT, 25DEC, 20JAN-08FEB.~~~~

Departure Point:
Hangar 8/9, Bush Pilots Avenue, Cairns General Aviation Airport.

Departure Time:
On request (varies due to tides).

Pickup:
Cairns Northern Beaches accommodation.

Dropoff:
Cairns Northern Beaches accommodation.

Duration:
3 hours.

Meals:
- Gourmet picnic hamper with sparkling wine.

Inclusions:
- Return helicopter flight over the reef (approximately 40 minute flight time).
- 2 hours at Vlasoff Cay.
- Snorkelling equipment.

What to Bring:
- Water bottle.
- Camera.
- Hat, sunglasses and sunscreen.
- Swimwear and towel.
- Change of clothes.

Adults $666.00
Children $666.00