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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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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 2 weeks ago

Never book with this company in Cairns. We arrived for a private helicopter transfer from Cairns to Green Island (which was paid for in advance and confirmed) to an be told that due to regulations (due to restricted landings on the Island) we were no...More

1  Thank Julie G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first family experience in a helicopter over the Great Barrier Reef to land on a pontoon. We strongly recommend it! It was very, very exciting.

Thank MaggieBeer2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Huge thanks to the team at GBR who kindly gave us a full refund on our first booking when our cruise ship couldn't berth in Cairns due to bad weather. Our subsequent visit we had great weather and book a 30 minute flight over the...More

Thank Willstars
Reviewed 31 August 2017

With limited time in Cairns we decided to take a half hour Great Barrier Reef heli flight - wow so worth it. We had a small 4 seat heli and the pilot was so friendly and informative - it was magic flying over the Reef...More

1  Thank Deb F
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

A truly wonderful experience, a helicopter flight over the Great Barrier Reef.... the pilot and staff were lovely and the views were out of this world. The best way to view this amazing natural wonder of the world

Thank Helen V
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Fantastic helicopter flight to the GBR with my son and his girlfriend. We saw a shark and some turtles and wondered at the beauty of the GBR from above even the sky and was overcast with a few showers. Very good safety briefing to start...More

Thank Parkhill2
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Absolutely amazing exerience. Fantastic service from pilot and all staff that we had contact with. Would highly recommend it this company.

Thank Paula A
Reviewed 14 July 2017

We recently arrived at Horn Island on the Seaswift barge and booked a flight with GBR Helicopters to see the Tip of Australia. We were collected promptly by our Pilot, Colin who was very welcoming and professional. We had one nervous flyer and he made...More

Thank Michelle T
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

A very special treat for our 30th Anniversary & wow, stunning scenery, wonderfully informative pilot, highly recommend this experience.

Thank happytotravelandtell
Reviewed 6 June 2017

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
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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.