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Port Macquarie Seaplanes

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About Port Macquarie Seaplanes
A simply magnificent experience - memories for life! Imagine the thrill of taking off and landing on water and experiencing the exquisite scenery of the beautiful Mid North Coast of NSW. We have a range of scenic flights so you can soar over the spectacular coastline and waterways taking a birds eye view of the whales, dolphins and across to the mountains. Gift Vouchers available.
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Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

Judy was the perfect tour guide as we took to the skies over Port Macquarie to view this lovely coastal city. Her commentary was very informative and her expert eyes even managed to spot a family of whales! Thoroughly recommend a sea plane adventure and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SUELIBBY
Pacificseaplanes, Owner at Port Macquarie Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2018

Thank you Sue 😊 Wasn't it just the perfect day for your flight - so glad you made it and we found those whales! Enjoy your travels Best wishes, Judy

Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

What an absolutely fantastic time. Awesome views. People so lovely and friendly pilot went above and beyond to show us scenery. Even saw whales from the air. Recommend to do seaplane trip as the 1st item on your agenda to give you a feel for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Pacificseaplanes, Owner at Port Macquarie Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2018

Thank you Laraine - so glad you enjoyed your trip and we were lucky enough to find some whales! Every trip is like a treasure hunt at this time of the year for me :) Enjoy your travels Best wishes, Judy

Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

What an amazing experience my husband organised for my birthday! Judy our pilot is such a lovely person and very knowledgeable of the area which made the tour a great experience! Lots of whales seen on a glorious day! I would highly recommend

Date of experience: October 2018
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Pacificseaplanes, Owner at Port Macquarie Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2018

Thank you Danielle - so glad you enjoyed your flight on your special day. It's always a thrill for me to make the experience enjoyable.

Reviewed 15 August 2018

Took this flight this afternoon on a spur of the moment decision. Weather was ideal- 25° and clear, calm conditions. I usually feel very insecure in small planes but I had no qualms about this trip. It was exhilarating! Judy, the pilot, gave an interesting...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Fantastic flight with multiple whale breaches and dolphin sightings. Judy is an excellent pilot and gives a great commentary on the surroundings. Highlight of our trip to Australia!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Pacificseaplanes, Owner at Port Macquarie Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Wow! Rory and Laura - thank you for your kind words and for flying with us. It was such a delight being able to share this experience with your family. We wish Niall all the best with his flying training :)

Reviewed 5 July 2018

I just took my 91 year old mother on this joy flight last Saturday. We just LOVED it!! The commentary from pilot, Judy, combined with the outstanding views (including five whales splashing around offshore) makes this a compelling activity to do whilst visiting Port. We...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

You are mad if you walk past this one. John and Judy are the loveliest people you would ever meet and took our family for a wonderful trip. Everything was great. We saw whales, dolphins, camels and our little motorhome. Ashleigh and Charlie just loved...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Thanks to Judy for the beautiful flight over Port Macquarie. Stunning views of the lighthouse, Lake Innes Ruins, and some great sightings of whales too. Very smooth take-off and landing - better than anybother flight I've had before.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Thanks to Judy, we were exposed to a wonderful seaplane flight of Port Macquarie. Her expertise in flying is exemplary. We had stunning views of Port Macquarie coastline and were up close and personal to a rainbow. We would highly recommend this to anyone who...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Pacificseaplanes, Owner at Port Macquarie Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Thank you Mary - it was indeed a thrill to share the rainbow with my passengers! Always a joy sharing special moments with others. :)

Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

last minute decision - absolutely loved it. we did the flight around the lighthouse and ruins. Judy kept a good eye out for whales too.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Glen V
Pacificseaplanes, Owner at Port Macquarie Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2018

Last minute / spur of the moment decisions are often the best! So glad you flew with me and enjoyed your flight - thanks Glen & Elise :)

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