Meletos and Stones of the Yarra Valley Winery Tour by Helicopter from Melbourne with Rotor One
Meletos & Stones of the Yarra Valley
Meletos and Stones of the Yarra Valley Winery Tour by Helicopter from Melbourne with Rotor One
Meletos and Stones of the Yarra Valley Winery Tour by Helicopter from Melbourne with Rotor One
Meletos and Stones of the Yarra Valley Winery Tour by Helicopter from Melbourne with Rotor One
Meletos and Stones of the Yarra Valley Winery Tour by Helicopter from Melbourne with Rotor One
Meletos and Stones of the Yarra Valley Winery Tour by Helicopter from Melbourne with Rotor One
Meletos and Stones of the Yarra Valley Winery Tour by Helicopter from Melbourne with Rotor One
Meletos and Stones of the Yarra Valley Winery Tour by Helicopter from Melbourne with Rotor One
Meletos and Stones of the Yarra Valley Winery Tour by Helicopter from Melbourne with Rotor One

Meletos & Stones of the Yarra Valley

Regular price$960 per person
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Private landing at Meletos by helicopter for a winery lunch in the Yarra Valley.

🕔 4 hour Experience
🚁 25 minute Private Flight (each way)
🍽️ 2 hour Lunch Sitting with 3 Course Menu (included)
🍷 Wine, Beer or Prosecco included
👩🏻‍💼 Up to 3 People
✓ Melbourne's #1 Rated Helicopter Company
✓ Weather Guarantee - Reschedule or choose a full refund
✓ Private Flight - The helicopter is reserved just for you
✓ We arrange everything with Meletos on your behalf

Helicopter Ride to Meletos & The Stones of the Yarra Valley - Yarra Valley's Best Winery Lunch

Overview - Winery Lunch at Meletos & The Stones of the Yarra Valley Restaurant

The Stones of the Yarra Valley winery is rated one of the best wineries and restaurants in the Yarra Valley and is a short 25 minute helicopter ride from Melbourne. With a rich history in the Yarra Valley dating back to the 1800s, the Stones of the Yarra Valley farmhouses were once used as sleeping quarters for stable hands but have since been transformed into one of the best winery lunch experiences in the the Yarra Valley.

With uninterrupted views of the Yarra Valley and the Great Dividing Range,  Meletos restaurant (also known as Meletos Café) is a beautiful tuscan-inspired restaurant set against the backdrop of apple orchards and aged oak trees. With an outstanding reputation for fresh seasonal dishes, curated wines and flawless service, bookings for Meletos are as highly sought after as their restaurant menu, especially on weekends.

When arriving by helicopter from Melbourne your flight lands directly at Meletos winery, just a few steps away from the rear entrance to Meletos restaurant.

After your private landing, you'll be seated at your table for a delicious three course lunch menu with rich seafood, meat, vegan, vegetarian and gluten-free options, along with a glass of wine (we'd recommend a No.7 Healesville blend) or beer (brewed on-site at the Meletos Brewhouse).

If you prefer to be a little more spontaneous, Meletos also offers walk-in options for the Meletos Garden, a beautiful outdoor restaurant with bar and rotisserie, and the Meletos Brewhouse, a boutique brewery and restaurant with a delicious food menu and fine ales on tap.

The Meletos Restaurant at The Stones of the Yarra Valley make the perfect romantic getaway to the Yarra Valley from Melbourne by helicopter.

Itinerary - Melbourne to Meletos & The Stones of Yarra Valley by Helicopter

  • Depart by Helicopter from Essendon Airport
  • Fly past the Dandenong Ranges and over the Yarra Valley
  • Private landing at Meletos Winery or The Stones of Yarra Valley
  • A delicious three course lunch menu with wine, beer or prosecco (included)
  • Two hours to enjoy your lunch, wines and stroll around the vineyard
  • Return by Helicopter to Essendon Airport

Your Experience - Winery Lunch by Helicopter to Meletos with Rotor One

🎁 Looking to purchase this flight as a Gift Voucher?

Rotor One - Melbourne City Scenic Flight - Gift Voucher

A winery lunch at Meletos by helicopter is a unique and exciting gift that's perfect for an upcoming birthday or anniversary. Gift Vouchers can be purchased for up to 3 people and sent either online or as a physical gift card in the mail.

Purchase a Gift Voucher for a Winery Lunch at Meletos.

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Where are you located?

Rotor One is located at Hangar 7 Wirraway Rd, Essendon Fields and off-street parking is available next to our building. When you arrive look for the red door that says 'Melbourne Heli'.

Do you depart from other locations, like the City Helipad?

We depart from Essendon Airport as you have an amazing view of the Melbourne City skyline from the moment you step onto the tarmac. We can arrange helicopter pickups from regional airports including Lilydale, Coldstream, Barwon Heads, Torquay and others upon request. We unfortunately do not offer flights from the City Helipad on the Yarra River.

When should I arrive?

For a relaxed experience, please arrive 10 minutes before your booking begins.  

Can bad weather prevent us from flying?

Yes, adverse weather conditions such as low cloud, fog, heavy rain or high winds may require your flight to be delayed or rescheduled. If this is the case, your pilot will call or SMS you at least 2 hours prior to your flight.

Google says it's going to rain. Should I reschedule?

We will make a "Fly" or "No Fly" decision on the day of your flight. If bad weather is present on the day, we'll call or SMS you at least 2 hours prior to your booking.

There's no need to contact us to reschedule based on Google or Apple's weather forecast. These forecasts often change on the day (especially in Melbourne!) and we monitor live weather data from the Bureau of Meteorology every day before we fly. 

We'll do everything we can to get you flying on the day, wherever it is safe to do so

Can I use my camera or phone during flight?

Yes, we encourage you to take as many photos and videos on the ground, and in the air, as possible.

What should I wear?

Please bring a pair of sunglasses and you're welcome to wear clothing appropriate to the weather. We do recommend a wind-breaker jacket for any sunrise / doors-off flights and also when flying on our 12 Apostles tour as both experiences can be windy.

Why do I need to provide my weight?

We use this to calculate the weight and balance of the helicopter prior to flight. If you have any guests weighing over 120kg or a combined passenger weight of more than 240kg, please contact us prior to booking.

Are there age restrictions for children?

We only recommend flights for children over 4 years of age and every child must occupy their own seat and pay the full seat price.

Do I need to be double vaccinated to fly?

We encourage all our passengers to be double vaccinated to fly.

Can I bring any luggage?

Light handbags and small backpacks weighing less than 5kg can be carried. For any larger items please contact us prior to your flight.

Can I fly if I'm pregnant?

Yes, and we recommend flying prior to your third trimester.

Can I fly if I'm in a wheelchair?

Yes, our hangar is wheelchair-accessible and we warmly welcome passengers with special needs. Please contact us if you have any questions.

What is your cancellation policy?

Please see our cancellation policy for more information.

Contact us anytime on (03) 7065 1888 or concierge@rotor.one if you'd like to make changes to your booking or have any questions.

Can I reschedule my flights?

Yes, up to 48 hours before your departure time and on up to 2 occasions. Within 48 hours of your flight we make binding commitments to ensure your Pilot and Helicopter are reserved for you on the day.

What happens if I cannot fly due to COVID-19?

If you're unable to fly with us due to a Covid restriction or isolation period, you can choose to reschedule your flight or receive a full refund.

What happens if the helicopter cannot fly due to bad weather?

Our team will call you up to 2 hours before your departure to reschedule your flight or provide a full refund.

Can I get a refund on my Gift Voucher?

Yes, within one month of purchase and as long as the Gift Voucher hasn't been used.

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Customer Reviews

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Lisa (Victoria, Australia)
Amazing experience for mums 60th

Our pilot Ed was super friendly and great to communicate with as he comforted mums nerves reassuring she is in good hands. Was able to organise a surprise winery lunch for mums 60th birthday! She had such an amazing day and will always remember it!

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Melissa S. (Western Australia, Australia)
A must experience.

Our pilot was super friendly and definitely settled the little nerves I had.
The flight was super fun and the views were amazing. And the lunch spot of the Meletos was beautiful as always.
Definitely recommend the experience!

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Kambiz Sadeghian (Victoria, Australia)
Best experience

I just first say thanks a lot to Edward to made our day in our engagement day.Unforgettable flight and such nice guy.
Highly recommended to everyone to get this experience with these guys.

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Brad Decarne (Victoria, Australia)
Perfect start to our summer holidays

Our experience with Rotor One was flawless. Our pilot Ed made the experience incredibly enjoyable! The helicopter ride took us over the Yarra Valley to Meletos winery. We had incredibly views and arrived 20 metres from the restaurant like rockstars!

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Ben Cloake (Canterbury, New Zealand)
Awesome Day

Booked Three of my staff for a Xmas treat for a flight plus lunch in the Yarra Valley.

They had an amazing day and loved every part if it

100% recommend!

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Jodie Dean
Absolutely Amazing

Both trips were amazing and magical, Thank you, memories will be treasured forever.

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About Us

Rotor One is a helicopter tour company specialising in scenic flights and winery tours by helicopter in Melbourne.

See all of Melbourne's famous landmarks on a 20 minute helicopter ride or take a sunrise flight and spot Hot Air Balloons over the city!

Fly to the Yarra Valley for wine tasting at Levantine Hill, lunch at Zonzo Estate or our legendary Beers, Burgers & Gin experience.

Celebrate your anniversary with a 30 minute helicopter tour of the city and beaches or explore the natural wonders of the 12 Apostles by helicopter from Melbourne.

Have a question? Call us on (03) 7065 1888

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