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GBR Helicopters

Hanger 10, Bush Pilots Avenue | General Aviation, Cairns Airport, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4081 8888
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USD 384.40*
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Green Island Day Trip by Scenic Helicopter and Cruise
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Cairns Shore Excursion: Great Barrier Reef and Rainforest Helicopter Tours
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USD 384.40*
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Cairns Shore Excursion: Green Island by Helicopter and Cruise
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From Great Barrier Reef packages to World Heritage Rainforest wonders, GBR Helicopters really does have something for everyone. Our full day reef experiences, half day tours and amazing scenic flights have all been created with one thing in mind - the complete satisfaction of every customer who flies with us. With exclusive landing locations, our flights lift from Cairns and Port Douglas downtown, where clients can fly to Green Island, Norman or St. Crispin reefs, just a few in the wide range of GBR locations and experiences available. Looking for more? Private charters to conference groups, weddings and luxury experiences - memories for a lifetime.
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Hanger 10, Bush Pilots Avenue | General Aviation, Cairns Airport, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
This attraction is at Cairns Airport
+61 7 4081 8888
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband brought me a flight over low isle and the reef for my birthday. It was the most amazing experience and I highly recommend GBR Helicopters to everyone. Loved it!

Thank Caroline H
Reviewed 13 May 2017

We went with GBR Helicopters on their Reef Magic Cruise, flying out with them to Moore Reef Marine World Platform, but back on the catamaran and had a fabulous flight. As it was Anzac Day we had a change of departure location which wasn't a...More

Thank SkillFamily
Reviewed 8 May 2017

My husband and I did this helicopter ride on Friday.What a great trip.We had booked for Thursday but unfortunately the weather wasn't kind and we had to reschedule.The staff in the office on the waterfront at Cairns were absolutely brilliant.The girl who welcomed us,Natalie was...More

Thank Janis S
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the unique view of the Great Barrier Reef. You can truly get better perspective of how great this Reef is on a helicopter ride. Good narrative also.

Thank Carey C
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Luke and Guy were brilliant! Very informative and knowledgable about the reef. It was a fantastic experience and would highly recommend.

Thank DianneR47
Reviewed 25 April 2017

We took the 40 minutes flight to the Great Barrier Reef and Green Island. The ground staff was well organised, professional and friendly. The briefing was quick and effecient. Our pilot was Japanese and he was a well experienced pilot. He showed us breathtaking views...More

Thank George W
Reviewed 22 April 2017

We took the 30 minute sightseeing ride to the great barrier reef and it was amazing! Very helpful ground staff who got us briefed quickly and efficiently, and very enjoyable helicopter ride. The highlight was Green Island and Michaelmas cay, which from above offered a...More

1  Thank E B
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We flew to Green Island, then out to a pontoon and then flew back to Cairns. Flights and crew were very professional and helpful. I have a problem with my left leg and foot due to an accident but everyone was patient and careful assisting...More

Thank asfdave
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

We took the Quicksilver boat out to Agincourt Reef which though busy was fantastic with some really informative talks. The lunch provided by Quicksilver was surprisingly good, and their platform is perfect for all - especially my young children who were initially nervous (but only...More

Thank danvan1
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Our first trip out in the helicopter was to see the barrier reef in all its majesty - and we weren't disappointed. This was an extraordinary experience - and even more amazing when we landed on a deserted spit on sand in the middle of...More

Thank Peter L
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Hi can you see the Hamilton heart shaped reef from this tour.
11 January 2017|
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Response from copperknob72 | Reviewed this property |
no we couldn't see it. but a good trip all the same.