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Heart Reef

Great Barrier Reef Marine Park, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
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  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“gsl aviation” (19 reviews)
“helicopter ride” (18 reviews)
“scenic flight” (14 reviews)
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Great Barrier Reef Marine Park, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
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"gsl aviation"
in 19 reviews
"helicopter ride"
in 18 reviews
"scenic flight"
in 14 reviews
"bucket list"
in 13 reviews
"mother nature"
in 3 reviews
"hour flight"
in 5 reviews
"an absolute"
in 4 reviews
"once in a lifetime"
in 6 reviews
"whitehaven beach"
in 12 reviews
"whitsunday islands"
in 4 reviews
"reef"
in 119 reviews
"pilot"
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"plane"
in 19 reviews
"photos"
in 20 reviews
"beauty"
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"airlie"
in 13 reviews
"sights"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Its an amazing site from the air, the outer reef is spectacular. When you fly over the heart atoll it is nice but comes out better in a photo. You can also visit the outer reef on a day snorkeling trip but the heart is...More

Thank David H
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We flew out to the reef with Kevin from GSL Aviation it was amazing. We'd been to the Whitsundays a few times, staying on the islands, but never flown out to the reef. It's a must !! For $182aus it's worth every cent. Just do...More

Thank laurenp659
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We used Air Whitsunday to see Heart Reef. The trip whilst expensive is really worth the money as to see this Reef you have to be in the air. A trip on a Seaplane had always been on my Bucket List and it didn't disappoint....More

Thank Liz_hickson
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Pretty heart shaped reef which needs to be seen from the air to see the shape. Nice to see but other than the shape it's just another part of the coral reef.....

Thank Pole2Pole_Images
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Reviewed 16 July 2018

Staff on the front desk are polite and helpful but it's such a shame that this building, in the heart of Airlie with great views was built with such minuscule size rooms. Our daughter and son in law booked a spa suite thinking that it...More

Thank maz444
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Reviewed 11 July 2018

One of the things in my bucket list, ticked off! Did the intro dive and played with the colourful fishes and watched lots of amazing corals, it feels so awesome under the sea considering i dont swim..we had a guide from cruises whitsundays who took...More

Thank TessMoodie
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Reviewed 25 June 2018

We caught a flight with GSL Aviation and they were professional with their safety brief and commentary by the pilot. The view over the Great Barrier Reef and Whitsunday islands was magnificent. The hour long flight was just right!

1  Thank Ozfan77
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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

A visit to Heart Reef is an absolute must when visiting Airlie Beach and the way to see it’s beauty is from the air (helicopter of seaplane). We did it in a helicopter and it was an amazing flight. Don’t come to the Great Barrier...More

1  Thank Mark W
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Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

So, having looked online, seen the pics, heard the stories and of course watched Nemo I had expectations for the Outer Reef. Safe to say they were literally blown out the water. The inner islands might have coral reefs but they are Nothing compared to...More

1  Thank Nancy B
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Reviewed 16 May 2018

Incredible views from our sea plane trip over the reef, but unfortunately mother nature prevented us from landing on Whitehaven Beach

Thank paulchamberlain
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