Arrange a corporate day out or team building activity to deliver an event that strengthens your relationship with key customers or gives your employees an amazing experience that they’ll remember for years to come.
Our company flying day experiences range from scenic flights around the city to wine tours in the Yarra Valley. Whether you are looking for a corporate day out idea to celebrate a successful year or you want to organise a team building activity in Melbourne, we've got a package that suits your team.
Gift your employees or clients an unforgettable helicopter experience and show them a deep sense of appreciation for their support of the company. Our corporate helicopter packages are also one of the best team bonding activities in Melbourne.
What are some of the best helicopter team building or corporate day out ideas in Melbourne?
Our corporate packages and team building activities in Melbourne include:
- Scenic Flight Experience over Melbourne CBD
- Yarra Valley Wine Tour at Hubert Estate
- Helicopter Pub Crawl for Beers, Burgers & Gin
- Helicopter Wine, Dine & Adventure Tour
- Personalised Corporate Package
Option 1. Group Scenic Flight Experience over Melbourne CBD, Coast & Beaches
Experience a group scenic helicopter tour over popular landmarks in Melbourne. Flights depart directly outside the hangar and fly guests over and around Melbourne CBD, Station Pier, St Kilda Beach, Albert Park, Royal Botanic Gardens, AAMI Park and the MCG.
Your pilot will then cruise along Port Phillip Bay, showcasing iconic spots along Melbourne's Coast and Beaches. These include St Kilda Beach, Luna Park, Brighton Beach Boxes and the hidden submarine at Sandringham Marina.
While inside the hangar, guests will be able to sit inside helicopters for photos and we’ll have a pilot on-hand to explain the physics behind how helicopters fly and demonstrate the flight controls to understand how this works in practice.
The pilot will also coordinate the flight itinerary and safety briefings, arranging people in groups of 3 or 4 to safely board our helicopters in 30-minute intervals for their scenic flights.
We can also reserve an exclusive area in our hangar for a ‘lunch and cocktails’ setting. You can enjoy delicious food and also host a presentation for your team.
**Please note: Catering and any other additional services will be priced separately.
Option 2. Yarra Valley Wine Tour at Hubert Estate - Wine Tasting, Lunch and Guided Tour of the Art Galley
Fly your team from Melbourne to an award-winning winery in the Yarra Valley - Hubert Estate. We'll land your team directly at a heli-pad nestled within Hubert Estate for a premium wine tour experience.
Your corporate day out in the Yarra Valley includes wine tasting at the Hubert Estate Cellar Door, gourmet lunch at the Quarters restaurant, and a guided tour of Hubert Estate's Aboriginal Art Gallery.
The team will get the chance to taste 8 wines across the range, including the Stag Victoria Pinot Noir, the St Hubert’s Chardonnay and the St Hubert’s Blanc de Noir. Following the wine tasting session, you'll enjoy a group lunch that include dishes from an Australian-European tasting menu.
As a special guest of Rotor One, you'll receive exclusive benefits from Hubert Estate. This includes a private conference room to have a team meeting or a presentation, additional cheese platter to go with the wine tasting experience, and extra support from the Hubert Estate staff to help coordinate the group.
You'll spend the afternoon as a group in the winery before flying back to Essendon. We can accommodate any other team bonding activities that you'd like to host during your time at Hubert Estate.
The group tour to Hubert Estate is the perfect experience for a relaxing corporate day out in Melbourne.
Option 3: Helicopter Pub Crawl for Beers, Burgers & Gin
Enjoy the ultimate corporate day out experience with a multi-venue helicopter tour to the Yarra Valley.
We'll fly your team out to the Yarra Valley in a luxury helicopter and take them to three iconic local venues. These include Watts River Brewery, Monroe's Burgers and the Four Pillars Distillery. This tour includes a bus transfer between the three venues.
As we land in the Yarra Valley, the first stop will be at Watts river Brewery for beers. The team will enjoy tasting paddles of 5 boutique beers that consist of some of the finest IPAs, Stouts and Pale Ales crafted in the Yarra Valley.
The second stop will be at the legendary Monroe's Burgers, where the team will enjoy delicious burgers from their eccentric burger menu.
Finally, the third stop will be at the Four Pillars Distillery for a gin tasting session. The team will experience a tasting of 5 signature Four Pillars Gin varieties.
After a 2.5 hour cultural and culinary experience in the Yarra Valley, the team will head back to Melbourne in their return helicopter flight.
This is the perfect tour for corporate teams to celebrate a big win or a successful year.
Option 4. Helicopter Wine, Dine and Adventure Tour - Skydive/URBNSURF Australia & Hubert Estate
Our wine, dine and adventure tour is an all-in-one corporate day out experience for your adventurous team. This experience includes a wine tour to Hubert Estate and adventure experience of your choice - URBNSURF or SKYDIVE AUSTRALIA.
If you choose to enjoy a surfing session at URBNSURF, we'll fly you directly to the venue. You'll be escorted by the URBNSURF staff for a 2 hour surf session.
If you choose to skydive then we'll fly you from Melbourne to your skydive drop zone at Torquay or Barwon Heads. The team will experience a 15,000 Ft skydive session with Skydive Australia with amazing views of Torquay Beach, Bells Beach and the Great Ocean Road.
After an adrenaline pumping activity, we'll fly your team to Hubert Estate for a wine tasting, gourmet lunch and a guided tour of the Hubert Estate Art Gallery.
This is the ideal experience for companies looking for an adventurous day out with their team. Engage in a once-in-lifetime experience that'll strengthen your bond as a team.
Option 5. Personalised Company Day Out Package - Build Your Own Helicopter Experience
Combine your corporate day out or team building activities in Melbourne with a helicopter experience to make it an unforgettable event.
We offer customised company team bonding packages for groups of 10+ people.
Our personalised options include:
- Unique flight paths around Melbourne
- Landing at a location of your choice
- Catered lunch for your team bonding activity.
- Video, photo and photobooth packages
Send us your special requirements via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at (03) 7065 1888 to speak to one of our booking specialists. We'll help you create the perfect company flying day for your employees or special clients.
Exclusive Facilities for your Company Flying Day
Access our facilities and network of partners to help create the perfect company event for your employees.
We've established partnerships with adventure service providers, event venues, photographers and wineries across Melbourne. You'll get access to exclusive packages and discounts from our partners when you organise a corporate event with Rotor one.
Event Space at Rotor One
Our private hangar at Essendon Airport is a large, open space with views to the main runway and housing $10M+ worth of aircraft, making it an exciting and impressive backdrop for guests.
We’ll cordon off an area allowing you to gather your guests to serve a catered lunch and drinks (priced separately) and make announcements or short presentations throughout the event.
Video, Photography & Photobooths
Whether you want to prepare share your team experience in a company report or in your social media accounts, you'll want to capture the moment with amazing photos and videos.
As a part of our corporate package, you'll receive a free HD video of the in-flight experience. Our 5 camera set-up records all your reactions, from the time you take off to when you land.
We can also organise a photographer, videographer or even a photobooth for your company team building event.
**Please note that additional services will be priced separately.
Our Helicopters & Safety Standards
The safety of our passengers and pilots is our top priority. Therefore, we maintain strict safety standards for all our helicopter experiences.
Some of our key safety standards include:
Pre-Flight Safety Briefings - Each of our guests receive a pre-flight safety briefing from your Pilot.
Qualified & Experienced Flight Crews - All our crew are qualified Commercially Licensed Pilots and Flights Instructors.
Detailed Monitoring of Weather Data - All flights are subject to favourable weather conditions on the day.
- Routine Mandatory Maintenance Inspections - Our helicopters are inspected every day prior to the first flight and receive a detailed inspection every 50 hours by licensed aircraft engineers (LAME) with critical components being replaced every 100 and 400 hours of flight time.
Plan your Corporate Team Bonding Activities or Company Day Out with Rotor One
Treat your team with the perfect day out or team building activity in Melbourne. Give them the chance to experience spectacular aerial views of Melbourne from the comfort of a helicopter.
We'll tailor the packages to your requirements and organise every detail of your tour to ensure that your team enjoy a relaxing day out after a hard-working year!