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Sydney Harbour, Beaches & Coastal Helicopter Adventure

Sydney Harbour, Beaches & Coastal Helicopter Adventure

A 20 minute scenic helicopter tour over Sydney Harbour and famous Bondi, and Coogee Beaches

Regular price $177.00
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Your 20 minute Experience includes:

🚁 20 minute Shared or Private Flight

🚕 Complimentary Pickup from Sydney City

📍 Flights depart Sydney Airport (20 mins from CBD)

🏅 5 Star Helicopter Rides in Sydney

Helicopter Tour Over Sydney Harbour and Iconic Beaches


Embark on an unforgettable adventure with a spectacular helicopter ride over Sydney Harbour and iconic beaches of Bondi and Coogee. This 20-minute heli ride from Sydney Airport offers you a unique perspective of Sydney’s breathtaking coastline, vibrant cityscape, and renowned landmarks. Experience the thrill of a chopper ride in Sydney as you soar over the sparkling waters and golden sands, showcasing the best of what Sydney has to offer.


Your helicopter tour in Sydney begins with a warm welcome at Sydney Airport. After a brief introduction, you'll board the helicopter, ready to explore the city's landmarks. The flight path includes:

  • Sydney CBD
  • Sydney Harbour Bridge
  • Sydney Opera House
  • Kirribili House (Prime Minister's Residence)
  • Fort Denison
  • Rose Bay
  • Elizabeth Bay
  • Bondi Beach
  • Ben Buckler Point
  • Tamarama
  • Coogee Beach

What to Expect

Prepare for a helicopter trip in Sydney that combines thrill and scenic beauty. Expect panoramic views of Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Opera House, and the famous beaches, ensuring every passenger gets a great view no matter the seat. With the possibility of spotting marine life in the clear waters, this helicopter ride over Sydney Harbour is a must-do experience and a bucket list checker.


Your Sydney helicopter tour is designed to provide you with comfort, convenience, and unforgettable memories. The tour includes:

  • 20 minute flight over Sydney Harbour & Beaches: See the best parts of Sydney from the best vantage point available from the air.
  • Complimentary Pickup or Drive Yourself: Free pickup from selected city centre hotels or enjoy free parking onsite at Sydney Airport.
  • Photo Opportunities: Take as many photos and videos as you like both on the ground and in the air!
  • Experienced Pilots: Learn fascinating facts about Sydney from your courteous and experienced Pilot.
  • Noise-cancelling headsets: Speak amongst yourselves and with your Pilot with premium Bose headsets.


  • Unparalleled Views: This helicopter flight in Sydney offers unparalleled views of the city’s landmarks and beaches, providing a visual feast.
  • Expert Commentary: Our experienced pilots provide insightful commentary, enhancing your understanding and appreciation of Sydney's attractions.
  • Convenience: With our central departure location at Sydney Airport, you'll be over the city's sights within minutes.
  • Memorable Experience: Whether a local or a visitor, this Sydney Australia helicopter tour is a memorable way to experience the city’s beauty.


How much does a Sydney Harbour, Beaches & Coastal Helicopter Adventure cost?

Price per person Shared Flight Private Flight
2 People
Regular price $176.50
Sale price $176.50
Regular price $247.50
Sale price $247.50
3 People
Regular price $176.33
Sale price $176.33
Regular price $247.33
Sale price $247.33
4 People
Regular price $176.50
Sale price $176.50
Regular price $247.25
Sale price $247.25
5 People
Regular price $176.40
Sale price $176.40
Regular price $247.20
Sale price $247.20
6 People
Regular price $176.33
Sale price $176.33
Regular price $247.16
Sale price $247.16


Where are you located?

Rotor One is located at Sydney Airport which is 15 minutes from Sydney CBD. Our address is 472 Ross Smith Ave, Mascot NSW 2020 and we have off-street parking next to our building. When you arrive look for 'Sydney Heli Tours'.

When should I arrive?

Please arrive 10 minutes before your booking begins for a relaxed experience.

What is the minimum age requirement for children?

Children aged 2 years and older can fly. Our pilots will give them special attention to ensure they have an amazing time. All children will have their own window seat and pay the same seat price (we don't offer discounts for children as we make sure they have even more fun than the adults 😁)

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 contact you at least 2 hours prior to your booking time to reschedule your flight to another day/time. We unfortunately cannot provide refunds on flights eligible to be rescheduled.

Google says there's will be bad weather on the day. Should I reschedule?

There's no need to contact us to reschedule based on a weather forecast as they're often inaccurate! We use live weather data on the day of your flight to determine if flights can be conducted safely. We'll contact you at least 2 hours prior to your flight if bad weather could delay your flight.

Why do I need to provide my weight?

We use this to calculate the weight and balance of the helicopter prior to flight. If any guests are over 130kg or a group of 2 or 3 weighs more than 240kg, please contact us prior to booking.

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 on cooler or windy days to keep your warm.

Can I bring any luggage?

Handbags, small backpacks or duffel bags weighing less than 10kg and less than 60cm in length can be carried. Its essential all baggage is soft and compact as it must fit in a small baggage compartment under your seat. We're not able to carry any rigid suitcases or airplane carry-on size rolling luggage.

Can I fly if I'm pregnant?

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


What happens if there's bad weather on the day of my flight?

  • We really, really want you to enjoy your helicopter experience, so we only fly when the weather allows a safe and comfortable flight.
  • Occasionally, bad weather on the day of your flight may require your flight to be delayed or rescheduled (i.e. low cloud, fog, heavy rain or high winds).
  • We’ll contact you on the day if we need to reschedule your flight, and work with you to find a new date or time.
  • We unfortunately cannot provide refunds on flights eligible to be rescheduled. However, your booking can be transferred to another person, or converted to a Gift Voucher to be used towards any flight with Rotor One.

Can I reschedule or cancel my booking?

  • You can reschedule or cancel your flight up to 72 hours before your departure time.
  • Please note there is a 10% cancellation fee for any booking cancelled at your request.
  • We unfortunately cannot reschedule or cancel flights with less than 72 hours notice as we make commitments to ensure your Pilot and Helicopter are reserved exclusively for you on the day.
Please contact us on (02) 8296 1111 or to make changes to your booking.


    Pre-Flight Safety Briefings

    • Each of our guests receive a pre-flight safety briefing from your Pilot on the planned flight path, what to expect during the flight and how to operate emergency exits.

    Qualified & Experienced Flight Crews

    • All our crew are qualified Commercially Licensed Pilots and Flights Instructors with detailed knowledge of Melbourne airspace and several hundred to several thousand hours of flight experience each.

    Detailed Monitoring of Weather Data

    • All flights are subject to favourable weather conditions on the day and your Pilot may delay or cancel your flight if they believe the weather may impact the safety margins or comfort of your flight.

    Use of Position Broadcasting Technology (ADS-B)

    • Our helicopters are equipped with the newest position broadcasting technology (ADS-B) which tracks our position in real-time and gives automated warnings of other aircraft flying nearby.

    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.

    Flight Planning & Monitoring with Air & Rescue Services 

    • All flights to destinations outside Melbourne have detailed flight plans that are submitted to Airservices Australia and include deadlines for time that search action may be required (SARTIME) as a strict precautionary measure.

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    Rotor One - Sydney Helicopter Rides

    We're excited to announce we now offer helicopter rides in Sydney, providing the same exceptional service and unforgettable experiences we're known for in Melbourne.

    Our flights offer unparalleled views of Sydney's iconic landmarks, from Sydney Harbour to the majestic Blue Mountains. Our tours to the famed Hunter Valley region offer a wine tasting and lunch experience that our guests have described as "the coolest thing I've ever done!!"

    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 (02) 8296 1111