Scenic Helicopter Flight Lake Macquarie - 25 Minutes

Newcastle NSW

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  • Fly in a helicopter
  • Explore the beautiful Newcastle area from the air
  • See iconic landmarks

See your world through the eyes of a bird in this 20 - 25 minute helicopter scenic flight, which gives you a once in a lifetime view of Newcastle. Its the perfect way to explore this amazing coast and Newcastle Region.

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Why You'll Love This

What's Included?

What's Included?

  • 20 - 25 minute scenic helicopter flight for one person
  • Incredible views
  • Commentary from an experienced pilot

Leaving from Lake Macquarie Airport, you will have spectacular views from the moment you take off. Get ready for picturesque views all the way to Newcastle’s famous Nobby's light house and inland to the Hunter Valley or head down to Catherine hill bay and take in views of Caves Beach and the amazing coastline.

This 20 - 25 minute aerial tour is a flight of contrasts exploring the beauty of the Newcastle coastline and surrounds which includes some of the best beaches in the country. There's also a very good chance of spotting dolphins, sharks and whales (seasonal). This is an awesome experience for both holidaymakers and locals alike to see Newcastle and surrounds from a completely different perspective. Even if you’ve lived in Newcastle your whole life, you haven’t seen it all until you’ve seen it from above!

On the Day

Session Length

  • Flights are available 7 days a week throughout the year, subject to availability
  • The safety briefing will take 10 minutes and flight time is 20 - 25 minutes. 

Numbers on the Day

  • Minimum group size is 4 people. If you purchase an one voucher you will be put together with 3 other passengers.
  • Seating arrangements are at the discretion of the pilot and are based on weight and balance.


  • In the event of poor weather conditions your experience will be rescheduled.
  • Flights will still operate in wet weather, as visibility may still be good. This is at the discretion of the Pilot on Command at all times.

Dress Code

Comfortable clothes and flat shoes are recommended.

... and Importantly


  • Please provide accurate individual passenger weights during booking
  • All flights have weight restrictions plus a max seat weight of 95kg or 125kg if you can be placed with another group
  • Children under the age of 3 can sit on a parents lap, provided their combined weight does not exceed the max seat limitation
  • The briefing will take 10 minutes and flight time is 20 - 25 minute


Once this experience has been confirmed, changes are at the discretion of the experience provider and arranged directly with them according to this policy:


  • Over 2 weeks prior to the experience date: No charge
  • 48 hours to up to 2 weeks prior to the experience date: $50 per person participant fee to change the experience date and time
  • Within 48 hours of the experience date, No Shows and Late Arrivals: Participants forfeit their experience and therefore are not entitled to a refund or to re-book. Participants are advised to make their own insurance provisions in case of unforeseen circumstances

Participant Changes

Change of participant is not permitted