Book a Helicopter Flight in Brisbane from $199 per person

Rated one of Brisbane's must-do activities, Brisbane helicopter rides offer spectacular views of Brisbane's famous landmarks in under 30 minutes. Fly on a Brisbane helicopter ride over Mt Gravatt, Mt Coot-tha, Brisbane CBD, Gabba Stadium, Kangaroo Point Cliffs and the iconic Story Bridge. Alternatively, hire a helicopter and fly from Brisbane to Gold Coast in 15 minutes, Brisbane to Noosa and the Sunshine Coast in 30 minutes, and Brisbane to Byron Bay in 45 minutes. Helicopter rides depart daily from Archerfield Airport.

Need help booking a flight? Get personalised advice.

About Us

Rotor One - Brisbane Helicopter Rides 🚁

We're excited to announce our new helicopter rides in Brisbane, with the same exceptional service and unforgettable experiences we're known for in Melbourne.

Our Brisbane helicopter rides are the ultimate way to explore Brisbane's iconic landmarks from Brisbane CBD and the Story Bridge, to the famous Moreton and Stradbroke Islands. For something more intimate, escape to a winery lunch in the Granite Belt wine region, or land on a private beach for a romantic helicopter picnic.

We believe a helicopter ride is more than a flight — it's a breathtaking adventure that you'll remember for a lifetime.

Have a question?

Call us on (07) 5222 9933

The Best Helicopter Rides Brisbane & South East Queensland

Nestled in South East Queensland, Brisbane is the perfect city to explore on a helicopter scenic flight. From the Brisbane River to the Brisbane city skyscrapers, scenic helicopter rides in Brisbane allow you to discover the best of Brisbane city from above, while enjoying breathtaking views out to the Gold Coast, Moreton Island and Stradbroke Islands on clear days.

Choose one of our unforgettable flying experiences that includes:

  • Scenic flights delivering a fun lap over Brisbane city including Brisbane river, Suncorp stadium, Gabba stadium, South bank and Story bridge
  • Winery tours combining a scenic flight with the unforgettable experience of landing at a winery for delicate wine tasting and three course meal
  • Helicopter pub crawls allowing you to hop between different pubs across south east Queensland in search of the perfect pint and heartiest pub lunch
  • Romantic helicopter beach picnics with a scenic flight to a secluded beach, complete with gourmet picnic, for an exclusive blend of adventure and romance

Brisbane City Scenic Flights

Brisbane City Scenic Flights are our most popular helicopter tours in Brisbane, offering a bird's eye view that few get to see. Brisbane city scenic flights take you on a 20 or 30 minute tour of Brisbane's most popular landmarks and attractions, all from the comfort of a private helicopter.

Suitable for two or more passengers, you'll find yourself flying over Brisbane CBD, South bank, Suncorp stadium and Story bridge, with magnificent views of the Gold Coast and Moreton Island. Your Brisbane helicopter tour is delivered by your experienced pilot and tour guide, who is there to ensure you have an unforgettable flying experience.

Winery Tours and Wine Tasting

For wine enthusiasts, a helicopter tour of Brisbane’s local wineries is a dream come true. Your journey begins at Archerfield Airport where your helicopter transports you from the city to the countryside, the renowned granite belt wine region of South East Queensland, Australia, before making a spectacular landing at a local winery. Some of our renowned helicopter winery lunch destinations include:

  • Sirromet Winery
  • Spicers Hidden Vale
  • Spicers Tamarind
  • Sarabah Estate
  • Flaxton Gardens
  • Ocean View Estate
  • The Overflow Estate 1895
  • Kooroomba Vineyards & Lavender Farm

Our helicopter wine tours from Brisbane are designed to be an all-inclusive fly and dine experience, treating you to an intimate wine tasting session, before your your two, three or five course lunch menu awaits. Our helicopter winery tours last up to 4 hours, giving you plenty of time to savour the wine varietals and indulge in your gourmet lunch on this unforgettable experience.

Helicopter Pub Crawls

For something extra special, a Heli Pub Crawl is the perfect alternative to a traditional winery lunch by helicopter. Whether you’re craving a classic pub experience or simply want to taste the best beers on tap outside Brisbane, these flights have got you covered. Throw on some comfortable clothing and choose one of our famous pubs and restaurant destinations including:

  • Eagle Heights Mountain Resort on Tamborine Mountain
  • Scenic Rim Brewery
  • Sundowner Saloon
  • The Veresdale Hotel

The simple combination of views, food, and drinks create an unforgettable experience that will leave you wanting more. Choose one of our pub destinations, or combine multiple pubs to create the ultimate helicopter pub crawl itinerary, complete with a thrilling helicopter flight and bird’s eye view of Brisbane.

Romantic Helicopter Beach Picnics for Couples

If you're looking for an unforgettable romantic experience, our helicopter beach picnics for couples are the epitome of romance and adventure. It all starts with a thrilling helicopter ride from Archerfield Airport, offering panoramic views of Brisbane's cityscape and stunning coastlines. Then, the real magic begins when you land on a secluded beach, far removed from the hustle and bustle of city life.

Awaiting your arrival is a gourmet picnic, meticulously set up for your private enjoyment. Indulge in a gourmet spread of fine foods and wine, then take a leisurely walk along the beach or perhaps a refreshing dip in the ocean, all while enjoying the exclusive company of your loved one.

As the sun sets, your pilot will whisk you back to the city, capping off a perfect day of romance and adventure with a scenic flight over Brisbane. A helicopter beach picnic is not just a date, but an experience your partner will never forget.

How much are helicopter rides in Brisbane?

Brisbane helicopter flights start from $149 per person for a 25 minute scenic flight over Brisbane city, $345 per person for a helicopter winery lunch in Brisbane, to $595 per person for a helicopter beach picnic. Helicopter charter flights from Brisbane to Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast start from $895 per person.

Where do Brisbane Helicopter Rides depart from?

All helicopter rides in Brisbane depart from our private jet lounge at Archerfield Airport, just 20 minutes from Brisbane CBD.

Where can helicopters fly from Brisbane?

Hire a helicopter in Brisbane and fly to popular charter destinations across Queensland and New South Wales including:

  • Moreton Bay & Stradbroke Island
  • Gold Coast
  • Sunshine Coast
  • Noosa
  • Byron Bay

Whether your destination is the bustling city of the Gold Coast, or you're looking to discover the tranquil beaches of Byron Bay, a helicopter flight from Brisbane will get you there in less than an hour.

Helicopter Flights to Stradbroke Island and Moreton Bay

Fly to the secluded beaches of Stradbroke Island in Moreton Bay for an unforgettable coastal adventure over sparkling blue waters and marine life on one of Queensland's most beautiful islands. The flight from Brisbane to Stradbroke Island takes around 35 minutes with whales, turtles, dolphins and stingrays a common sight along the coast on this spectacular flight. You'll also have birds-eye views of the spectacular Tangalooma Wrecks from above as you pass by the award-winning Tangalooma Resort.

Helicopter Flights to Gold Coast

If you’re looking for a mix of city and beach, a helicopter tour to the Gold Coast is the perfect destination. The scenic flight from Brisbane to the Gold Coast lasts around 25 minutes and includes spectacular views of Gold Coast's famous beaches including Surfers Paradise, the iconic Q1 building and the magnificent South Stradbroke Island.

Helicopter Flights to Sunshine Coast

For a dose of sun, sea, and sand, consider a helicopter tour to the Sunshine Coast. The journey from Brisbane to the Sunshine Coast takes approximately 30 minutes, offering you ample time to take in the stunning views of the Glasshouse Mountains and Sunshine Coast.

Helicopter Flights to Noosa

If you're after tranquility, a helicopter trip to Noosa is a great choice. Famous for its stunning beaches and laid-back atmosphere, a flight to Noosa takes approximately 30 minutes by helicopter, and you’ll discover breathtaking aerial views of the iconic Noosa Heads and Noosa National Park.

Helicopter Flights to Byron Bay

If you’re in the mood for a beach getaway, a helicopter tour to Byron Bay is just what you need. The flight from Brisbane to Byron Bay takes approximately 45 minutes, but the stunning views of the coastline and beaches make every minute worthwhile. Helicopter tours from Brisbane to Byron Bay fly past the famous Byron Bay Lighthouse, Wategos Beach, and other stunning landmarks.

Private Flight Options

Our helicopter company chooses to operate private flights to allow you and your group to enjoy a more personal flying experience. Our helicopter tours include a private helicopter and Pilot based on your group's size, from a 4-seater helicopter for couples, to a 6-seater helicopter for larger groups. Our helicopter company can fly groups of 2 - 12 passengers to multiple destinations, and each Pilot goes to great lengths to ensure every helicopter flight is a fun and thrilling experience.

Gift Vouchers and Special Occasions

Helicopter flights in Brisbane are more than just an adventure, they're the ultimate experience gift. Whether it’s a birthday, anniversary, or just a special surprise, helicopter tours Brisbane are an unforgettable gift and the best way for a colleague or loved one to explore Brisbane above the clouds. You can purchase gift vouchers online, and they'll be sent immediately to your inbox, or to your recipient at a date and time of your choosing. Gift vouchers for helicopter rides in Brisbane are valid for 3 years, giving your recipient plenty of time to choose a destination and plan their trip. From scenic city flights to winery tours, there’s a Brisbane helicopter flight to suit everyone’s tastes.

Celebrate Birthdays with a Scenic Flight

For a unique way to celebrate a birthday, choose a scenic helicopter flight over Brisbane. It’s an incredible adventure that the birthday boy or girl will never forget. From the thrill of takeoff, to discovering Brisbane from above, every moment is filled with excitement and wonder.

Booking a Brisbane City Scenic Helicopter Flight for a birthday is easy. Choose their ideal helicopter flight, click "Buy As A Gift", and have the gift voucher sent to your inbox or theirs, on a date and time of your choosing. Just imagine the look of surprise and delight on the birthday person’s face when they realise they’ll taking a helicopter ride in Brisbane!

Are helicopter flights in Brisbane worth the money?

Are the thrilling helicopter tours in Brisbane worth the investment? According to several customers, the answer is a definite YES! Helicopter tours in Brisbane provide a unique flying experience that is truly one-of-a-kind. Our customers often rave about the amazing service, their professional and friendly pilot, and their thrilling adventure over the city, so we can safely say helicopter rides Brisbane are absolutely worth it.