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GBR Helicopters
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Indicative Rate* $165.00 to $1078.00 Tour Only

07 4081 8888
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Description

GBR Helicopters is Far North Queensland's premier helicopter company and partners with all the fixed pontoon cruise companies operating out of Cairns and Port Douglas: Great Adventures, Quicksilver, Reef Magic and Sunlover. Scenic flights depart daily from the Cairns Heli Centre situated at Marina Point Cairns and from Port Douglas Heli Centre Sheraton Mirage.

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Personal touring options which offer seclusion and romance include Rainforest Waterhole tour and breakfast on an isolated Sand Cay. Imagine your very own private paradise, surrounded by the sparkling Coral Sea while indulging on a gourmet champagne breakfast, perfect for the true romantics!

Resort transfers are also popular - especially to the likes of Lizard Island, the Sheraton Port Douglas, Silky Oaks and Thala Beach.

Above all, they'll show their guests the best of their region in a way no-one else can!

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Property Details

Facilities

  • Checkin Desk
    Checkin Desk
  • Waiting Area
    Waiting Area

Activities

  • Animal Watching
    Animal Watching
  • Swimming
    Swimming

Other Information

Children:
Children are welcome when accompanied by an adult. One infant under the age of three may be taken free if seated on the guardians lap. Maximum one infant per helicopter as per CASA regulations. Child three years and above pay full fare.

Further Details:
Due to Aviation Weight Restrictions, a client's body and luggage weight must be advised prior to the booking being confirmed. Should a client advise a weight variance of more than ten per cent, the right is reserved to charge a 100 per cent cancellation fee.

Tariff Information:
Rates are based on a minimum of two persons.


GBR Helicopters Tours


10 minute Outer Reef Scenic Flight (ex Great Adventures, Sunlover and Quicksilver)

GBR Helicopters

Experience the exhilaration of flying above one of the wonders of the world. Opal like formations of coral appear to float in the pristine blue waters, while the sun pierces through and enhances this natural beauty. Flying above such a vast array of marine life and spectacular colour provides irresistible photo opportunities. An aerial perspective of the Great Barrier Reef is a vision that stays with you long after you return home. A must see, must experience, option on your day at the reef.

Tour Information


10 minutes
Yes.
Flights depart ex Great Adventures, Sunlover & Quicksilver Outer Reef Activity Platform

Tour Departure / Return Times
Departures from 01 Apr 2014 - 01 Mar 2015

Tour Departs From

  • Great Barrier Reef Pontoon

Tour Travels To

  • Great Barrier Reef

Indicative Rates*

FromToInclusions
$165.00$165.00Tour Only
Derived from 1 person rate.


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome when accompanied by an adult.



Deluxe Reef Explorer (ex Cairns and Port Douglas)

GBR Helicopters

Ex Cairns

The Outer Barrier Reef from the very best perspective! Fly from Cairns city along the dramatic backdrop of mountain ranges and across the ocean over to magical Green Island. Marvel at one of the wonders of the world as you fly over Arlington Reef. Grasp the vastness of the Great Barrier Reef as you hover over Middle Cay, an isolated strip of white sand set in the deep blue sea. Gain a whole new perspective of the world and return back to Cairns with memories of a lifetime.

Ex Port Douglas

The Outer Barrier Reef from the very best perspective! Fly from Port Douglas and marvel at one of the greatest wonders of the world as you fly over Tounge Reef and Batt Reef. Grasp the vastness and sheer beauty of the Great Barrier Reef as you hover over colourful coral formations and abundance of marine life. Gain a whole new perspective of the world and return back to Port Douglas with memories of a lifetime. This really is the best seat on the reef!

Tour Information


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Yes.
Pick up is available from Cairns and Northern Beaches accommodation for Flights ex Cairns. For flight ex Port Douglas transfers included from Port Douglas hotels.

Tour Departs From

  • Cairns

Tour Travels To

  • Cairns

Indicative Rates*

FromToInclusions
$499.00$499.00Tour Only
Derived from 1 person rate.


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome when accompanied by an adult



Ultimate Reef and Rainforest Experience (ex Cairns and Port Douglas)

GBR Helicopters

Ex Cairns

Fly over Cairns, Copperlode Dam, Rainforest-clad Mountains and the magnificent Barron Gorge before you fly past the Northern Beaches over Double Island. The isolation of Upolu or Middle Sand Cays will amaze you as you continue the helicopter flight of a lifetime over Arlington Reef before returning to Cairns. Wow!

Ex Port Douglas

This deluxe scenic flight encompasses the finest their region has to offer, the Reef and Rainforest, where their two natural wonders meet. Photo opportunities abound as you fly past the icons of Mossman Gorge and breathtaking waterfalls of the Great Dividing Range to the Daintree River.

Tour Information


Yes.
Pick up is available from Cairns and Northern Beaches accommodation for ex Cairns flights and from Port Douglas accommodation for ex Port Douglas flight.

Tour Departure / Return Times
Departures from 01 Apr 2014 - 31 Mar 2015

Tour Departs From

  • Cairns

Tour Travels To

  • Cairns

Indicative Rates*

FromToInclusions
$699.00$699.00Tour Only
Derived from 1 person rate.


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome when accompanied by an adult



Sandy Cay Escape (ex Cairns and Port Douglas)


Escape to Paradise for breakfast on a deserted sand cay. This luxurious reef experience includes a scenic helicopter flight over spectacular Green Island and unique Arlington Reef. Land in the middle of the Great Barrier Reef on secluded Vlasoff Cay, surrounded by magnificent reef and crystal blue waters. Enjoy a sumptuous breakfast and perhaps a swim in the clear ocean or relax on the cay before your return flight to Cairns.

Package also available from Port Douglas (1st April - 31st August).

Terms and Conditions Apply.

Tour Information


3
Yes.
Please provide accommodation details at time of booking.

Tour Departure / Return Times
Departures from 01 Apr 2014 - 31 Mar 2015
7:30am - 10:15am
7:30am - 10:15am
7:30am - 10:15am
7:30am - 10:15am
7:30am - 10:15am
7:30am - 10:15am
7:30am - 10:15am
Sand Cay

Tour Departs From

  • Cairns

Tour Travels To

  • Green Island

Indicative Rates*

FromToInclusions
$649.00$849.00Tour Only
Derived from 1 person rate.


Other Information

Children: Children Welcome when accompanied by an adult



Fly to Outer Reef and Cruise Return (ex Cairns and Port Douglas)

GBR Helicopters

Fly from the heart of Cairns city over the harbour, before tracking along the coast and viewing the amazing Great Barrier Reef from above. Land on a floating helipad and be transferred by boat to join the activity platform of your choice(subject to availability). Enjoy a variety of activities such as glass bottom boat or semi-submersible coral viewing tours, underwater observatory or snorkelling. Pause for a delicious hot and cold buffet lunch before returning to Cairns by high-speed catamaran. Reverse itinerary available.

Tour Information


1
Yes.
Transfers from Cairns and Northern Beaches included.

Tour Departure / Return Times
Departures from 01 Apr 2014 - 31 Mar 2015
10:25am - 5:35pm
10:25am - 5:35pm
10:25am - 5:35pm
10:25am - 5:35pm
10:25am - 5:35pm
10:25am - 5:35pm
10:25am - 5:35pm
Fly & Cruise

Tour Departs From

  • Cairns

Tour Travels To

  • Cairns

Indicative Rates*

FromToInclusions
$449.00$679.00Tour Only
Derived from 1 person rate.


Other Information

Children: Children Welcome when accompanied by an adult



Fly to Outer Reef and Fly Return (ex Cairns and Port Douglas)


Spoil yourself and indulge in the ultimate experience of flying to and from the Great Barrier Reef by helicopter. Let your pilot guide you along ancient coastlines and over the pristine blue waters of the Coral Sea, dotted with remote sand cays and filled with incredible life forms. Arrive at a purpose built activity platform and enjoy a variety activities such as glass bottom boat, semi-submersible coral viewing, snorkelling and other optional tours. Dine on a sumptuous lunch before returning by helicopter.

Tour Information


1
Yes.
Transfers from Cairns and Northern Beaches included for ex Cairns Flights and Port Douglas Hotels for ex Port Douglas flight

Tour Departure / Return Times
Departures from 01 Apr 2014 - 31 Mar 2015
10:25am - 3:40pm
10:25am - 3:40pm
10:25am - 3:40pm
10:25am - 3:40pm
10:25am - 3:40pm
10:25am - 3:40pm
10:25am - 3:40pm
Fly & Fly

Tour Departs From

  • Cairns

Tour Travels To

  • Cairns

Indicative Rates*

FromToInclusions
$818.00$1078.00Tour Only
Derived from 1 person rate.


Other Information

Children: Children Welcome when accompanied by an adult



Fly to Green Island and Cruise Return Full Day (ex Cairns)


Board your Helicopter in the heart of the City for a flight over Cairns and surrounding rainforest. Fly over the Great Barrier Reef before landing on the Jewel of the Reef, Green Island. Enjoy a Glass Bottom Boat tour and full of snorkelling equipment before a delicious lunch. An entry to the island swimming pool is also included before returning to Cairns on the luxury catamaran.

Tour Information


1
Yes.
Transfers from Cairns and Northern Beaches included

Tour Departure / Return Times
Departures from 01 Apr 2014 - 31 Mar 2015
10:00am - 5:15pm
10:00am - 5:15pm
10:00am - 5:15pm
10:00am - 5:15pm
10:00am - 5:15pm
10:00am - 5:15pm
10:00am - 5:15pm
Passengers can choose to leave on earlier boat as desired. please notify at time of booking

Tour Departs From

  • Cairns

Tour Travels To

  • Green Island

Indicative Rates*

FromToInclusions
$449.00$449.00Tour Only
Derived from 1 person rate.


Other Information

Children: Children welcome, must be accompanied by an adult



Cruise and Scenic Flight Packages (ex Cairns and Port Douglas)


Cruise aboard a modern high-speed catamaran to the outer Great Barrier Reef platform of your choice and enjoy a variety of activities such as glass bottom boat tours and semi-submersible coral viewing tours, underwater observatory, marine life touch tank, snorkelling and a delicious lunch. Lift off on an exhilarating 10 minute helicopter scenic flight, and marvel at the views which can only be seen from above. This is an irresistible photo opportunity and a vision that will stay with you long after you return home. Return to the vessel at the activity platform and relax on your cruise back to the Marina.

Note: Reef package inclusions differ depending on Activity Platform. All flights are subject to availability.

Tour Information


1
Tour Departure / Return Times
Departures from 01 Apr 2014 - 31 Mar 2015
8:30am - 5:30pm
8:30am - 5:30pm
8:30am - 5:30pm
8:30am - 5:30pm
8:30am - 5:30pm
8:30am - 5:30pm
8:30am - 5:30pm
Departure times differ depending on Reef Cruise

Indicative Rates*

FromToInclusions
$299.00$359.00Tour Only
Based on per person rate. Subject to availablity


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome, must be accompanied by an adult



Reef Discovery - 30 minute scenic flight (ex Cairns)

GBR Helicopters

Take off over the city of Cairns and track along the rainforest coastline, past False Cape and over to the jewel of the sea, Green Island. Be amazed by the incredible colours and formations of the reef below the sun-kissed Coral Sea. Have your camera at the ready, these are memories you will want to capture and keep forever.

Tour Information


30
Yes.
Includes return coach transfers from Cairns or Northern Beached hotels

Tour Departure / Return Times
Departures from 01 Apr 2014 - 31 Mar 2015

Tour Departs From

  • Cairns Heli Centre

Indicative Rates*

FromToInclusions
$399.00$399.00Tour Only
based on per person


Other Information

Children: Children welcome, must be accompanied by an adult



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