There is another way to enjoy Tropical North Queensland and all its beauty, and it is from the air. Scenic flights provide a great opportunity to really understand the vastness of the Great Barrier Reef, the grandeur of North Queensland's National Parks and the magnificence of the many islands scattered around its waters. It's an experience not to be missed. Visit Cairns, Port Douglas, Cape Tribulation, the Daintree Rainforest, the Great Barrier Reef or Whitehaven Beach, on the Whitsundays, from the air, either on a scenic flight or on a helicopter.
Cairns Seplanes offer tours to many different destinations, from half day tours to Green Island to scenic flights overlooking the Great Barrier Reef.Scenic flights are a great way to discover the secrets of the Great Barrier Reef and the islands of Tropical North Queensland.CAIRNS SEAPLANES
1/3 Abbott Street, Cairns (MAP)
Phone (07) 4031 4307 / Fax (07) 4041 2540

Truly admire the Great Barrier Reef and Cairns!

Cairns Seaplanes have been conducting scenic flights for the past 15 years. Specialising in scenic tours of the Great Barrier Reef by air, the wonders of the World Heritage listed Great Barrier Reef Marine Park are so much more incredible flying over the reef in one of their comfortable and safe seaplanes.

Cairns Seaplanes offers flights to island and cay destinations as well as reef scenic flights for spectacular views you will always remember. At an altitude of 500 feet enjoy the view of reefs, islands and coral cay's as well as marine life whales, manta rays, schools of tuna and turtles being a regular treat. This magnificent 45 minute flight will provide you with memories lasting a lifetime. With only a small number of guests on each flight, you will enjoy personal attention from Cairns Seaplane's crew of experienced and safe pilots, who will make sure your scenic flight will be luxury personified.

Savannah Aviation offer scenic flights to some of the most beautiful Tropical North Queensland outback destinations.Savannah Aviation will organise your perfect Far North Queensland vacation for you, whatever your taste. SAVANNAH AVIATION
Phone (07) 4745 5177 / Fax (07) 4745 5211
Tollfree 1800 455 445

Let Savannah Aviation fly you away!

Don't miss our spectacular outback locations. Take the weekend off and go fishing at Sweers Island, Burketown or Karumba. All you need to do is pack your rods and Savannah Aviation will organise the rest.

Or perhaps you would prefer to go bushwalking at Lawn Hill and Hell's Gate, finishing the day with a relaxing paddle in a canoe, or a fully guided tour. Your favourite Camel Races are on and you don't feel like driving, or you just feel like getting away for a couple of days and have somewhere else in mind. Contact Savannah Aviation and they will organise a trip for you, no matter how small or large your group is.

Join Air Whitsunday on one of their scenic flights and enjoy a panoramic view of the magnificent Great Barrier Reef.Join Air Whitsunday on one of their scenic flights and discover pristine Whitehaven Beach.AIR WHITSUNDAY
Whitsunday Airport, Airlie Beach (MAP)
Phone (07) 4946 9111 / Fax (07) 4946 9100

Experience the wonder of the Whitsundays!

Air Whitsunday offer a wide range of scenic flights over the Whitsunday Islands and the Great Barrier Reef. Some of Air Whitsunday scenic flight tours also offer snorkelling inside Hardy Reef and this is what makes Air Whitsunday's tours unique. Hardy Reef is a convenient location for both the first time snorkeller and the more experienced, thanks to the coral lagoon it creates.

Along with their snorkelling tours to the reef, Air Whitsunday also provide day trips to island resorts, picnics at Whitehaven Beach, scenic flights with the added bonus of a water landing and with the Whitsundays being so well known for its yachting compatibility, what could be more romantic than being picked up from your yacht by seaplane for any of their amazing scenic flights tours

Flying warbirds in Cairns and Townsville.WARBIRD AIR ADVENTURES
Cairns and Townsville
Tollfree 1300 341 006

Loops... barrell rolls... vertical rolls... oh my!

Cairns and Townsville Warbird Adventure Flights - Be a Fighter Pilot.
At Warbird Air Adventures you can:
Fly like the aces of yesteryear in supercharged 2 seat military fighter trainer aircraft.
Experience eyeball popping aerobatic manoeuvres ranging from MILD to WILD, as much as YOU like.
Experience over 4 times the force of gravity - bet you can't lift your arms.
Simply the best most unique gift you could give anyone, including yourself!

Looking for a truly unforgettable gift for a friend or loved one? Or simply want to experience the maddest adrenalin rush you ever had? THEN YOU HAVE LANDED AT THE RIGHT PLACE

With Skysafari you can discover solitude and snorkel on an exclusive air tour to a Great Barrier Reef sand cay or perhaps take a scenic flight over the Daintree Rainforest.At Skysafari, they not only conduct scenic flights and air touring but can also offer cost effective charters to most destinations by helicopter or aeroplane throughout Tropical North Queensland.SKYSAFARI

Click here to check availability and book online

Life changing experiences await!

Through these incredible helicopter flights we present for you the wonders and beauty of Tropical Australia.

Such exciting opportunities will increase your appreciation for the vastness and diversity of this world renowned region. Departing abeam Cairns, experience the Great Barrier Reef, World Heritage class rainforest and the most powerful of all outback locations in Australia. Take in the city, Lake Morris, Barron Falls, surrounding Islands and the Northern beaches or the islands of our most massive living structure from directly overhead. Welcome to your Skysafari

Scenic helicopter flights over the Great Barrier Reef and rainforest.DOWN UNDER HELI

Click here to check availability and book online

Get high! ... on the Great Barrier Reef.

Operating daily from Cairns, Down Under Helicopters services the entire North Queensland region and offers an amazing array of touring options. Enjoy a scrumptious picnic on a secluded sand cay, a spectacular scenic flight over the Reef and Rainforest, or try one of their full or half day packages to the Reef, complete with a scenic flight and cruise.

Alternatively, come fly one of their helicopters yourself! Down Under Helicopters is a subsidiary of Heli Charters Australia, whose family of operations also includes The Cairns Helicopter School. Operating for more than 15 years, The Cairns Helicopter School is committed to achieving the highest standards in aviation safety, and will teach you how to fly

Discount travel insurance. Buy anywhere, anytime, online.

Whitsunday Airport, Airlie Beach
Phone (07) 4946 9111 / Fax (07) 4946 9100
Along with their snorkelling tours to the reef, Air Whitsunday also provide day trips to island resorts, picnics at Whitehaven Beach, scenic flights with the added bonus of a water landing.

2927 Shute Harbour Road, Whitsunday
Phone (07) 4946 9988 / Fax (07) 4946 9787
Aviation Adventures fly from the Whitsunday airport. They operate scenic flights over the Whitsunday Islands, transfers to some islands after a scenic flight, picnic packages on the Whitsundays, a combo of a scenic flight and snorkel and stopovers at Whitehaven Beach.

Phone (07) 4031 5999
Cairns Heli-Scenic presents a range of scenic flight tours from their base at the "Pier Marketplace", in Cairns. Choose from a Green Island scenic flight, a deluxe outer reef one, or a 60 minute reef and rainforest scenic flight to observe the wonders of both the Reef and the Rainforest.

5/97 Tom McDonald Drive, Cairns
Phone (07) 4035 9400 / Fax (07) 4034 9271
Leaving from Cairns, spend from two to six days exploring Cape York, where you can find reef, rainforest and outback experiences only accessible by helicopter. Tours depart from Cairns.

Shop 2 Calypso Plaza, Shields Street, Cairns
Phone (07) 4034 9300 / Fax (07) 4034 9400
Departing from Cairns airport, Daintree Air Services 60 minute Reef Scenic Flight will show you over 100km of the Outer Barrier as well as many inner islands, reefs and sand cays. They also fly over Port Douglas and the Northern Beaches, Green Island and Low Isles.

Phone (07) 4725 5884 / Fax (07) 4779 3033
Fly Scenic Townsville conducts scenic flights, day trips and aerial tours over some of Australia's most picturesque locations, including Townsville and Magnetic Island, Hinchinbrook Island, Dunk Island, Undara Lava Tubes, Cairns, Hamilton Island, etc.

137 Leotta Road, Mareeba
Phone (07) 4093 3284 / Fax (07) 4093 3368
Jaques Coffee Plantation offer a trial trial instructional flight, TIF, over their coffee plantation, located in Mareeba. For the real thrill seekers, or those who would like to see the capabilities of the aircraft, a longer TIF is available, taking you to a magnificient lake.

Captain Cook Highway, Cairns
Phone (07) 4035 9438 / Fax (07) 4035 9891
NQAC has a range of scenic flights that take in the more popular destinations, from half hour joy flight to full day trips. From Cairns you can visit destinations as varied as Fitzroy Island, Cooktown, Undara Lava Tubes and Undara. Chartes also available.

Port Douglas
Phone (07) 4099 3046
The best way to enjoy spectacular aerial views of Port Douglas and Four-Mile Beach is by joining Port Douglas Microlights. Keep an eye open for the beautiful scenery and the wildlife you will see from the air. And you will even be allowed to control the microligh.

Sunbird Centre, Sheraton Mirage, Port Douglas
Phone (07) 4099 6030 / Fax (07) 4099 6034
Leaving from Port Douglas pontoon, Quicksilver Helicopter operate different scenic flights over the Great Barrier Reef and the Rainforest. The scenic flight vary in lenght and a minimum of two passengers is required. Also offer specialty flights and resort transfers.

Phone (07) 4031 1588 / Fax (07) 4031 3318
Reef Magic Cruises offer introductory scenic heli flights over the Great Barrier Reef, a vertical Magic Heli Adventure, an adrenaline rushing climb to 3,000ft, and a picturesque heli flight from Cairns over tropical rainforest, the Great Barrier Reef to enjoy a cruise later.

Port Douglas
Phone (07) 4055 3343
Experience the beauty of Port Douglas like birds do. Updraught Hang Gliding Adventures offers tandem trainee flights, one and three day courses or hang glider hire (for licensed pilots).

Phone (07) 4035 9669 / Fax (07) 4035 9414
Sunlover offer a wide range of scenic flights for you to explore Cairns and the Great Barrier Reef. The tours vary in lenght and each one of them offer a different option, whether it's a fly over the Great Barrier Reef, the Rainforest, Cairns city or Green Island.

81 Sir Robert Norman Street, Aeroglen, Cairns
Phone (07) 4035 9359 / Fax (07) 4035 9624
Barrier Aviation offers several scenic flights to the reef for a very affordable price. Their most popular scenic flights are going to the reef, but they do also offer Scenic Flights to other destinations like Port Douglas, Cape Tribulation, Daintree and the Tableland.

A scenic flight will offer you many photo opportunities to remember your vacations.
The Daintree River winds lazily through the world's oldest tropical rainforest, as seen from a Tropical North Queensland scenic flight.
Only from a scenic reef flight can you really appreciate the true grandeur and scale of the Great Barrier Reef, in Tropical North Queensland.