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Looking to do something spectacular? Pterodactyl Helicopters partners with the best cafes, wineries, restaurants, pubs, breweries and accommodation places in South East Queensland to put together a selection of once-in-a-lifetime helicopter tours...more
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479 Lake Manchester Rd, Brisbane, Queensland 4306, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Great fun. Great experience. Even our friend Bron who was quite terrified but loved it! Not our first helicopter flight but why wouldn't you!!??

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Madonna G
CaptainMike2014, Chief Pilot at Pterodactyl Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

And they call this work. We had. A lot of fun fly with you. Make sure you come back and do it again. Captain MIke

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An amazing surprise 60th birthday treat for my husband. Picked up by helicopter at our local park. Ben was an excellent well informed pilot. Beautiful lunch & wine tasting at Kooroomba Winery & Lavender Farm.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jeanette C
CaptainMike2014, Chief Pilot at Pterodactyl Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We just love to part of the big surprises. We are all so pleased you both had a fantastic time. Captain Mike

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Mike, his wife Jo and our pilot on the day Paul, contributed to a most fulfilling event. Any fear one may have of the helicopter experience is removed by the overwhelming reassurance of such a friendly and professional team. I would have to say this...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bob H
CaptainMike2014, Chief Pilot at Pterodactyl Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are all about the memorable experience Bob. We are all really happy you both enjoyed the day out with us. Captain Mike

Reviewed 9 November 2018

I have used Captain Mike and Pterodactyl Helicopters before when I married the bride. We had a wonderful day, with Captain Mike and the Pterodactyl team being a big part of the day's activities. Today, we once again used Captain Mike and Pterodactyl Helicopters to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Robert E
mikejT4525WF, Chief Pilot at Pterodactyl Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

We are so honoured to allowed to play a small part in your milestone events. You guys are such a pleasure to be with and all of us here wish you both all the very best. Captain MIke

Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Pterodactyl Helicopters was professional and thoughtful right from my first contact with Captain Mike. He helped me organize a fantastic 50th birthday surprise that we will fondly remember for many years to come. The 3 helicopters were well maintained, the pilots exceptional, the venues all...More

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Mike J, Chief Pilot at Pterodactyl Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2018

Thanks, we really appreciate your kind words. Looks like a great time was had by all. You would think we would get used to this kind of thing but every trip is a new adventure for us as well. I am so pleased this is...More

Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

My dad shouted me first ever chopped ride, these guys were great, could have flown around all day 👍🏼

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Wendy P
Mike J, Chief Pilot. at Pterodactyl Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2018

We could fly around all day as well. Especially with you on board. Thanks, we are overjoyed you enjoyed the experience.

Reviewed 16 September 2018

Truly amazing experience, faultless, from collecting us from our own home, flights out to Hidden Vale spectacular lunch. Flights back to base and driven back to our home. You are well looked after from start to finish. We will treasure this experience forever! Thank you...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Mike J, Chief Pilot at Pterodactyl Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

It's our job to make your time with us something you will remember for a very long time. So we are very happy with forever. Captain Mike and the whole team

Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

After originally booking a flight in a small plane for my partner's birthday, the guys recommended the Helicopter sunset picnic. It was truly one of the most unbelievable experiences we have had. The time was purely dedicated to us and the guys did everything perfectly....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jeremy P
CaptainMike2014, Chief Pilot at Pterodactyl Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Thanks for this, and thanks to Skydance for working with us to put th is magnificent experience together. We are all so pleased you both had a great time. Captain Mike, Ben, Taryn and Josh from Skydance.

Reviewed 3 September 2018

A helicopter ride with Captain Mike and the team at Pterodactyl Helicopters is a must do experience for anyone wanting to see the area and have a unique and once in a lifetime experience. There is absolutely nothing like flying in to a winery by...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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CaptainMike2014, Chief Pilot at Pterodactyl Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

One of the best things about my job is flying with really wonderful people. Thanks for the review we all really appreciate you taking the time to do it. Captain MIke and the team.

Reviewed 31 August 2018

What an awesome experience for Andrew, a quadriplegic with MS. What could have been a "no go" turned into a dream with Mike & Paul assisting us with hoists & ramps to get him in & out of the chopper without drama. A beautiful morning...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Diane V
CaptainMike2014, Chief Pilot at Pterodactyl Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2018

There is no challenge that can’t be met. I think a short pub crawl would be something we could do. We are all so happy we could pull this off. The smile on Andrew’s face was worth it. Captain Mike, Paul and Johey.

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We can accommadate a manual wheelchair. We work with all kinds of disabled passengers. Nothing is too much trouble. Captain Mike
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