fleet helicopters friendly staff can begin designing an adventure for you.Whether you’re in Armidale for half an hour, a day or a week – if you’re looking for a mild or wild adventure that you will never forget, one of Fleet Helicopters friendly staff can begin designing an adventure for you.The New England Gorge Country really is Australia’s best-kept secret and the only way to truly appreciate it is from the air. We have a range of tours and adventures from scenic flights and day trips to out of the way pubs and wineries or a wilderness adventure into the heart of the gorge country heli-fishing.
Gorge Discovery FlightA great introduction to Gorge flying, this trip includes:
- - Dangars Gorge and falls
- - Mihi falls
- - Gara Gorge and cataracts
- - Blue Hole
- - Armidale City
- - Gara Gorge and cataracts
- - $395 for 1 passenger only. Maximum 93kgs (POA if over 93kg)
- - $350pp for 2 passengers
- - $250pp for 3 passengers or more
- - Approx 30 minutes
Flight of the Ten GorgesOur pilots’ favourite flight through some of the most spectacular and rugged gorges in Australia including all the sights from the Gorge Discovery and…
- - Metz Gorge
- - Baker’s Creek Gorge
- - Hillgrove gorge and goldmine
- - Wollomombi Gorge and falls
- - Chandler falls
- - Macleay River Gorge
- - $600pp for 2 passengers
- - $425pp for 3 passengers or more
- - $700 for 1 passenger only. Maximum 93kgs (POA if over 93kg).
- - Approx 60 minutes
Wilderness Picnic AdventureDescend nearly 3000 feet deep into the heart of wild rivers gorge country. We land on either the Macleay or Apsley rivers depending on conditions for a picnic lunch (and a swim if conditions are good).We return past the Wollomombi and Blue Mountain creeks and either Dangars or Gara gorges. Allow 3 hours of which there will be 60-80 minutes of flying time. Lunch and all landing fees are included.
- - $750 per person (maximum 85kg if one passenger, POA if over 85kg)
Trial Introductory FlightOn our trial introductory flight you will receive a complete pre-flight briefing explaining the effects of each of the aircrafts controls followed by a full 30 minutes of flying time with you in the hot seat ensures you will have the thrill of a lifetime”Our trial introductory flight can simply be a once in a lifetime experience or the first step in your path to becoming a commercial helicopter pilot. A complete pre-flight briefing explaining the effects of each of the aircrafts controls followed by a full 30 minutes of flying time with you in the hot seat ensures you will either have the thrill of a lifetime or the knowledge that you have no choice but to complete your licence! Be careful – they are very addictive machines!
- - Cost: $395 per person (max 93kg, POA if over 93kg)
World Heritage FlightThe newest tour we have combining the Flight of the Ten Gorges with a spectacular flight down the Macleay River into the heart of the World Heritage Listed National Park, you’ll see wild brumbies on Oven Camp Flat before turning up the Chandler River past Halls Peak Campground, travelling past the junction of the Styx River, then the Oakey Rivers before re-joining at Wollomombi Falls and working back to Hillgrove, Metz Gorge, Bakers Creek Gorge, Cooney Gorge, Gara Gorge, Blue Hole and Armidale City.
- - Flight time – approx. 80 minutes
- - $800 per person (minimum 2 passengers, POA if more than 2)
Great Escarpment TourThe most extensive tour we offer that makes it all the way out to the great escarpment for the view of a lifetime.
- • Bakers creek gorge
- • Hillgrove
- • Wollomombi
- • Pt lookout
- • New England national park
- • Great escarpment
- • Dorrigo
- • Ebor
- • Ebor falls
- • Cathedral rocks
- • Armidale city
- - Tour time approx. 1.5 hours
- - $850 per person for 2 passengers (POA if more passengers)
Mudgee Winery Tours and Scenic FlightsFleet Helicopters is now excited to be offering winery tours and scenic flights in Mudgee NSW with our sister company Commercial Helicopters.Please contact Commercial Helicopters on 02 6372 7622 or click below to visit the Commercial Helicopters website.
Tailored AdventuresFleet Helicopters can take you wherever you want to go – please talk to our friendly staff to discover what is possible.