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Gliding Adventure Flights
Gliding Adventure Flights
Gliding Adventure Flights
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Gliding Adventure Flights
Multiple Locations

Indicative Rate* $210.00 to $440.00 Tour Only

1300 667 042
info@comegliding.com.au
www.comegliding.com.au

Description

Come Gliding with Gliding Adventure Flights in a 'State of the Art' latest model motor glider. Gliding Adventure Flights take off from two airports - Caboolture (40 minutes north of Brisbane) and Maroochydore Airport in the heart of the Sunshine Coast. Experience the exhilarating feeling of soaring like a bird whilst enjoying the spectacular scenery of the Glasshouse Mountains, Sunshine Coast and Hinterland, Moreton Bay, Bribie, Moreton and North Stradbroke Islands.

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You will fly with a highly qualified motor glider instructor who will demonstrate to you how to fly the 'State of the Art' glider and you will be most welcome to take the controls and discover just how easy it is to soar like a bird. They provide a thorough briefing on the art of gliding and the techniques used by glider pilots to stay aloft using just natural energy. Owner and senior instructor, Al Sim has appeared on many television programs presenting an educational insight into the sport of gliding and demonstrating the many skills used to soar like a bird.

Gliding Adventure Flights offer a comprehensive range of flights and in addition to that will tailor flight to accommodate passenger wishes. Visit the website for full details.

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    How To Get There

    At Caboolture passengers will be met at the Caboolture Aero Club deck. At Maroochydore passengers will be met at Gate 4A.

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    Quotes are available. Please contact the operator for further details.


    Mount Cooroy Touring Glider Flight

    After departing from Maroochydore Airport you will cruise north west to Mount Cooroy on the verge of the Sunshine Coast hinterland with views out to Mapelton and Lake McDonald. You will climb to 4,500 feet where the engine will be shut down for a very memorable glide along the range to Yandina. Returning to Maroochydore Airport via the Nambour. You will enjoy magnificent views out to the coast and over the hinterland.

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    50 minutes
    Tour Departure / Return Times
    Departures from 01 Apr 2013 - 31 Mar 2014

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    $285.00$285.00Adult Tour Only




    Glasshouse to the Hinterland - Glasshouse Mountains and Maleny Touring Glider Flight

    Com gliding over the Glass House Mountains

    Departing from Maroochydore Airport or the Caboolture Airfield you will cruise out to Mt Beerwah, around Crookneck and Mt Tibrogargan in the fabulous Glasshouse Mountains. You will then climb over Cairncross Park on the edge of the Blackall Range, out over Maleny and Lake Baroon in the Sunshine Coast Hinterland where the engine will be shut down and you will then begin the magic experience of gliding while taking in magnificent views of the Sunshine Coast from Caloundra to Noosa, the Pumicestone Passage, Bribie Island and out to Moreton Island in Moreton Bay.

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    1 hour
    Tour Departure / Return Times
    Departures from 01 Apr 2013 - 31 Mar 2014

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    $295.00$295.00Adult Tour Only




    The Noosa Beauty Touring Glider Flight

    Come gliding over Noosa Heads

    After departing from Maroochydore Airport you will cruise north west to Mount Cooroy out on the verge of the Sunshine Coast hinterland with views out to Mapleton and Lake McDonald. They will climb to 4,500 feet where the engine will be shut down for a very memorable glide to Noosa Heads taking in views of Lake Cootharaba and north up the North Shore to Double Island Point. The view of Noosa from the air is spectacular with its many canals, the Noosa River and Lake Weyba. The engine will be restarted at Noosa's main beach for your cruise around Noosa Heads National Park and then down along the surf beaches of the Sunshine Coast back to Maroochydore airport.

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    1 hour
    Tour Departure / Return Times
    Departures from 01 Apr 2013 - 31 Mar 2014

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    $335.00$335.00Adult Tour Only




    Magnificent Moreton Touring Glider Flight

    Come gliding over Moreton Island

    Climb to 4,500 feet they will cruise past Caloundra, the Pumicestone Passage and Bribie Island across Moreton Bay, glide into Tangalooma Wrecks and Resort on Moreton Island. Take in the best views of Tangalooma Wrecks and the Wild Dolphin Resort. They will cross to the Pacific Ocean side, track north up the beach to Cape Moreton. In whale season you are almost guaranteed to see whales. You will then climb to 4,500 feet and glide across the breathtaking Spitfire Channel to the Glasshouse Mountain's. You will cruise past Mount Tibrogargan and Mount Beerwah and climb to 4,500 feet for a relaxing glide back towards your departure point.

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    1 hour and 45 minutes
    Tour Departure / Return Times
    Departures from 01 Apr 2013 - 31 Mar 2014

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    $385.00$385.00Adult Tour Only




    Coast to Country Touring Glider Flight

    Departing from Caboolture Airfield, 40 minutes north of Brisbane, you will cruise out to Mt Beerwah, around Crookneck and Mt Tibrogargan in the fabulous Glasshouse Mountains and onto Australia Zoo you will then climb to 4500 feet, shut down the engine and begin gliding towards Bribie Island while taking in views to Caloundra, the Pumicestone Passage and out to Moreton Island. The engine will be restarted around Pacific Harbour for a cruise around the southern tip of Bribie Island while climbing to 3,500 ft in preparation for a glide back to Caboolture Airfield.

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    1 hour and 15 minutes
    Tour Departure / Return Times
    Departures from 01 Apr 2013 - 31 Mar 2014

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    $299.00$299.00Adult Tour - All Inclusive




    Tangalooma Wrecks Touring Glider Flight

    Gliding over Moreton Island

    Departing from Caboolture Airfield you will cruise out to Bribie Island with views up the Pumicestone Passage, Pacific Harbour while on climb to 3,500 out over Moreton Bay where you will shut down the engine for the most memorable glide over water to the magnificent Tangalooma Wrecks and Wild Dolphin Resort. They will cruise over to Cape Moreton and onto the spectacular Spitfire Channel while preparing for a glide back to the Caboolture Airfield while taking in views out to the Glasshouse Mountains.

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    1 hour and 15 minutes
    Tour Departure / Return Times
    Departures from 01 Apr 2013 - 31 Mar 2014

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    $319.00$319.00Adult Tour Only




    Sunshine Coast Spectacular Touring Glider Flight

    Come gliding over the Sunshine Coast

    You will commence this fantastic flight cruising north past Mt Beerwah amidst the fabulous extinct volcanic region of the Glasshouse Mountains. You then climb over the Blackall Range with views of Maleny, Lake Baroon and Montville on route to Mt Cooroy where the engine will be shut down and you will begin a silent glide towards Noosa Heads. The view of Noosa is spectacular. The engine will be restarted at Noosa for your cruise along the surf beaches of the Sunshine Coast down to Moffat Head Caloundra, along the Pumicestone Passage between Bribie Island and the mainland and glide back to Caboolture airfield. A Truly Breathtaking Flight.

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    2 hours
    Tour Departure / Return Times
    Departures from 01 Apr 2011 - 31 Mar 2012

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    $440.00$440.00Adult Tour Only




    Glasshouse Mountains

    Come gliding over the Glass House Mountains

    Departing from Caboolture you will cruise out to the spectacular Glasshouse Mountains. You will have a close look at the mountains before climbing to 4,500 feet where the onboard engine is shut down and you begin soaring like a bird.

    Tour Information


    Tour Departure / Return Times
    Departures from 01 Apr 2011 - 31 Mar 2012

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    Rates*

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    $210.00$210.00Adult Tour Only




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