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  •  Great Barrier Reef & Rainforest 45 minutes Scenic Flight Depart from Cairns

Great Barrier Reef & Rainforest 45 minutes Scenic Flight Depart from Cairns

Nautilus Aviation Queensland

  • Cairns
  • English
  • 45 minutes (approx.)
  • Free Cancellation prior to 7 days of travel date
  • 24 Working Hours Confirmation

Standard Inclusions

  • 1. Transport from/to selected hotels
  • 2. Scenic flight over Great Barrier Reef and Kuranda Rainforest (45 minutes)
From AUD

1 Key Facts


  • 1. Transport from/to selected hotels
  • 2. Scenic flight over Great Barrier Reef and Kuranda Rainforest (45 minutes)

Not included

  • 1. Transport from/to hotels
  • 2. Food & beverages not listed as Inclusions
  • 3. Souvenirs
  • 4. Travel Insurance
  • 5. Any optional extra items (including but not limited to rides / shows / encounters / experiences / photo packages) that are not included in the standard admission. All optional extra items are at own expense.
Destination Cairns
Depature point ● Departs: daily, all year round
    Tour does not run on Christmas Day (25 December)
● Departure Point: Cairns Heliport (Address: 2 Pier Point Road, Marina Point, Cairns QLD 4870)
● Departure Time: 10:45, 15:45
   Complimentary transfer from/to selected hotels included before departure time. Must be pre-booked.
   Departure time is reference only and subject to availability. Precise departure time will be advised in your booking confirmation email.
● Arrives back at approximately 11:30, 16:30
Address Hangar 9, Bush Pilots Ave, General Aviation, Aeroglen QLD 4870
How to get there Complimentary transfer from/to selected hotels included. Please indicate the name of your hotel at the point of booking - the most convenient pick-up location and time will be advised in your booking confirmation.
Operating hours
Reservations (Daily) 08:00 - 17:00
Christmas Day (25 December) Closed
Reconfirmation requirements Please be advised you are required to contact The Service Provider 24 hours prior to the travel date during business hours to reconfirm your booking, pick up location and time, and flight departure time with your confirmation number. Please adjust your travel plan according to the details given by The Service Provider at time of reconfirming.
Check-in requirements Please arrive 10 minutes prior to the pick-up time at your booked pick up location. There might be 5-10 minutes delay depends on the traffic on the day. If you think the pick is late or you are not being picked up, please call The Service Provider and quote your confirmation number to double check.
What to bring/wear ● Appropriate clothing for all weather conditions, eg. jacket for cooler months.
● Comfortable enclosed walking shoes
● Protective clothing, hat, sunscreen lotion, and sunglasses
● Camera
● Money / credit card for optional purchases
Other info 【Important Post-Covid Service Information】
Please refer to for the latest updates during the post-Covid period.

Child Policy:
● Children 3 years and above are legally required to be seated in their own seat and are therefore required to pay the full ticket price.
● Subject to conditions and proof of age (birth certificate or passport), children under 3 years may travel free of charge when seated on a parents/guardians lap.
● Routinely one (1) infant may be carried per flight, for bookings of more than one infant (under 3 years), conditions apply.
● Children under 16 years must be accompanied by an adult (unless otherwise approved at the discretion of the pilot in command).

Weight Policy:
● Individual passenger weights and accompanying carryon luggage must be advised at the time of booking.
● Weight variances greater than 10% may incur an additional fee.
● Maximum single seat payload of 130KG.
● For passenger comfort and aircraft weight and balance, passengers exceeding 130KG are required to purchase an additional seat ticket.

● Minimum of two (2) passengers for this tour.
● With fluctuations in world oil prices, it may be necessary to apply a fuel surcharge to the ticket price. In such cases any charge will be collected on departure.
● All tours are subject to availability and weather.
● Tours and aircraft substitutions are subject to Management and/or pilot discretion, weather, air-traffic control and availability.
● Service Provider will not be liable for any loss, damage, additional expenses or inconvenience arising from, or incidental to, any delay in service.

2 Overview

Experience the sheer size and beauty of the Great Barrier Reef and gain a true appreciation of one of the seven natural wonders of the world.

Reef & Rainforest Scenic Flight from Cairns (45 minutes)


Scenic Flight from Cairns

Soar over the rainforest canopy of Barron Gorge National Park and Kuranda, then experience the cascading waters of both the Stoney Creek and Barron Gorge waterfalls. Pass over spectacular Palm Cove and the northern beaches before making way out to the awe-inspiring Great Barrier Reef to take in the size and splendour of one of the seven natural wonders of the world. Including views of Green Island and Vlasoff Cay the flight concludes with a spectacular view over Cairns city and the surrounding area.



This flight includes views of:

  • Barron Gorge and Stoney Creek Falls
  • Kuranda Rainforest
  • Palm Cove and beaches
  • Vlasoff Sand Cay, Green Island and reefs


3 Policy

Cancellation Policy

● If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
● If you cancel between 0 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
● If no show, no refund.

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