Fancy a scenic flight around Newcastle, Port Stephens and Lake Macquarie?
So, you’re a proud Novocastrian? Well, I bet there’s one side to this beautiful city and the surrounding coastal and lake areas that you haven’t gotten to know – it’s the skyline!
Newcastle, it’s high time you get on-board with AEROlogistics for your very own scenic helicopter flight adventure.
Now's the perfect time to get flying too, with AEROlogistics offering HUNTERhunter readers a 10% discount on all scenic flights booked before July 15. Whoohoo!
Akin to that perfect first date, these scenic flight experiences are exhilarating, fun and most definitely memorable. What’s more, there’s a veritable smorgasbord of flights from which to choose. From city to coast, lake to valley, there’re so many places in our own backyard to explore.
Read on to see which AEROlogistics scenic flights get you excited. I guarantee there’ll be more than one!
Newcastle City Sights Scenic Flight
There’s a reason this flight is one of AEROlogistics most popular. It gives you the opportunity to check out the city and the many wonderful natural and man-made attractions for which Newcastle is renowned like the Merewether Ocean Baths, Nobby’s Lighthouse plus lots more. If you haven’t been on a helicopter flight before, this is a good place to start. The views are breathtaking!
Duration: 15 mins
Cost: From $149 per person (min 2 people)
Skyline & Surf Scenic Flight
So you want to see the city and the coast? This is the scenic flight for you! For 20 minutes you’ll soar through the sky catching glimpses of Newcastle city icons and famed beaches and landmarks.
Duration: 20 mins
Cost: From $199pp (min 2 people)
Coastal Rush Scenic Flight
Not for the fainthearted, the 'Coastal Rush' is exactly that! This scenic flight will see you flying down the gorgeous Newcastle coastline with the doors off at 500 feet. It's exhilarating and sure to get the blood pumping!
Duration: 20 mins
Cost: From $225pp (min 2 people)
Newcastle & Lake Macquarie Scenic Flight
It measures twice the size of the Sydney Harbour and it’s right on our doorstep. Australia’s largest salt-water coastal lagoon at Lake Macquarie is definitely worth checking out and this scenic flight is the best way to do it. With this one, you’ll also see Newcastle’s entire coastline, eight beaches all up, as well as glimpses of the city.
Duration: 30 mins
Cost: From $299pp (min 2 people)
Dunes & Port Stephens Scenic Flight
Taking in the Stockton dunes (the largest mobile sand dunes in the southern hemisphere) and the beautiful, large natural harbour of Port Stephens, this scenic flight has a lot to offer. From up high, you'll spy shipwreck remains, stunning beach and bay views, Mount Tomaree and if you're lucky, some marine-life!
Duration: 45 mins
Cost: From $449.50pp (min 2 people)
Surf to City Scenic Flight
The holy grail of scenic tours, Surf to City will see you enjoy the city, national park and coastal sights of Newcastle along with the Lake Macquarie lagoon and scenic views of the Central Coast, en-route to the big smoke. Nothing quite beats the panoramic views you’ll experience of the Sydney Harbour, the Opera House and Bridge with this tour. It is quite simply, spectacular.
Duration: 1hr 30 mins
Cost: From $899pp (min 2 people)
Not only do the team at AEROlogistics have additional scenic flights, but you can also book one of their amazing tours which’ll see you flying over stunning coastal and country scenery and touching down for lunch, tastings and other adventures at some of our regions most loved establishments.
Booking’s a breeze too and if you book your scenic flight online before July 15, AEROlogistics will take 10% off the cost of your chosen adventure! Just use the promo code HUNTERhunter at the time of booking.