Coolibah Air

Air, Helicopter and Balloon Tours Cruises, Sailing and Water Tours Half Day or Less Nature and wildlife Sightseeing Tours

Take to the air on an air safari for an awe inspiring journey over wild rivers, spectacular gorges, waterfalls and rugged sandstone escarpments whilst hearing of the fascinating Aboriginal culture, Northern Territory wildlife and rich pastoral history.

With helicopter bases all around Northern Territory’s Top End, Coolibah Air are the NT Helicopter specialists. Coolibah Air offer scenic tours and experiences over some of the most beautiful and dramatic wilderness regions in the Top End from Victoria River to Nitmiluk, Katherine and Adelaide River, Litchfield National Park, Kakadu National Park and Darwin.

There are a range of helicopter flights to suit all budgets and Coolibah Air package up helicopter tours with other fantastic on ground iconic experiences.

Coolibah Air is named after Coolibah Station, home to ‘The Joneses’ a family who have become recent television stars after a reality documentary based on their life on the station called ‘Keeping up with the Joneses’ aired on national television.

Facilities

Air, Helicopter and Balloon Tours Australian Tourism Accreditation Cruises, Sailing and Water Tours Half Day or Less Nature and wildlife Sightseeing Tours

Services

$160

An aerial view of Australia’s northern capital, Darwin. See coastal Darwin, Cullen Bay, Larrakeyah, and Bayview before flying over the historic World War 11 memorials at East Point. Return via Nightcliff and Rapid Creek inlet to Charles Darwin National Park which is notable for its World War II era concrete bunkers. The Park also has a visitors centre and display of World War II memorabilia.

Minimum numbers – all tours are sold on a per seat basis. All flights are confirmed with a minimum of two passengers unless otherwise stated. Single passengers are welcome however the flight is not confirmed until a second passenger is travelling.

Weight restrictions – for legal and safety reasons, all passengers are weighed prior to boarding the aircraft. Individual weights in excess of 110 kilograms may not be able to travel or may incur a surcharge.

$685

The Northern Territory is famed for its crocodile population both in captivity and in the wild. This combination of tours lets you experience both, giving you an appreciation and awareness for one of the world’s oldest living predators.

The package includes an entry ticket into Crocosaurus Cove where you will see some of the largest in captivity on display and a scenic flight from Darwin to Adelaide River overflying the magnificent wetlands and river systems infested with the Saltwater Crocodile.

The finale is landing at the world famous jumping crocs site for a spectacular ‘Jumping Croc Cruise’ before returning back to Darwin.

Minimum numbers – all tours are sold on a per seat basis. All flights are confirmed with a minimum of two passengers unless otherwise stated. Single passengers are welcome however the flight is not confirmed until a second passenger is travelling.

Weight restrictions – for legal and safety reasons, all passengers are weighed prior to boarding the aircraft. Individual weights in excess of 110 kilograms may not be able to travel or may incur a surcharge.

$210

See the beauty and ruggedness of Darwin, the harbour and its beautiful coastline. An aerial view of this vibrant city with its turquoise blue waters fringed with tropical flora makes for a stunning scenic flight.

Get a brief overview of the history of Darwin including the fascinating World War II stories, this tour is both informative and aesthetic pleasing.

Minimum numbers – all tours are sold on a per seat basis. All flights are confirmed with a minimum of two passengers unless otherwise stated. Single passengers are welcome however the flight is not confirmed until a second passenger is travelling.

Weight restrictions – for legal and safety reasons, all passengers are weighed prior to boarding the aircraft. Individual weights in excess of 110 kilograms may not be able to travel or may incur a surcharge.

$315

Corroboree Billabong, part of the Mary River Wetlands, has the largest concentration of saltwater crocodiles in the world. The pristine wetlands are abundant with wildlife and breathtaking to see from the air.

This scenic flight departs Albatross Helicopter base located at Marrakai, five kilometres after the Adelaide River Bridge on the Arnhem Highway.

Minimum numbers – all tours are sold on a per seat basis. All flights are confirmed with a minimum of two passengers unless otherwise stated. Single passengers are welcome however the flight is not confirmed until a second passenger is travelling.

Weight restrictions – for legal and safety reasons, all passengers are weighed prior to boarding the aircraft. Individual weights in excess of 110 kilograms may not be able to travel or may incur a surcharge.

$630

This incredible scenic flight of some of the most picturesque scenery in the top end takes in billabongs, rivers, floodplains and majestic coastline, and there is pristine wilderness as far as the eye can see. Along the way you will hear why the coastal wetlands are one of the rarest and most threatened land systems in the world. The landscape is abundant in wildlife you may see crocodiles, buffalo, pigs and a multitude of birdlife, so get your camera ready.

This tour departs their Albatross Helicopter base located at Marrakai, five kilometres after the Adelaide River Bridge on the Arnhem Highway.

Minimum numbers – all tours are sold on a per seat basis. All flights are confirmed with a minimum of two passengers unless otherwise stated. Single passengers are welcome however the flight is not confirmed until a second passenger is travelling.

Weight restrictions – for legal and safety reasons, all passengers are weighed prior to boarding the aircraft. Individual weights in excess of 110 kilograms may not be able to travel or may incur a surcharge.

$315

This flight will give you an aerial introduction to the Katherine Gorge (Nitmiluk). You will overfly the scenic Katherine River and township as you head towards the gorge for an intense buzz over the first three gorges.

This tour departs from their Katherine base which is located at Lot 1224 Victoria Highway. Katherine is 320 kilometres south of Darwin on the Stuart Highway.

Minimum numbers – all tours are sold on a per seat basis. All flights are confirmed with a minimum of two passengers unless otherwise stated. Single passengers are welcome however the flight is not confirmed until a second passenger is travelling.

Weight restrictions – for legal and safety reasons, all passengers are weighed prior to boarding the aircraft. Individual weights in excess of 110 kilograms may not be able to travel or may incur a surcharge.

$465

Discover one of Australia’s most iconic natural attractions from the air the Katherine Gorge (Nitmiluk). Enjoy stunning views as you venture into Nitmiluk National Park (Katherine Gorge) and fly along the mighty Katherine River and get a panoramic view of their outback town.

This tour departs from their Katherine base which is located at Lot 1224 Victoria Highway. Katherine is 320 kilometres south of Darwin on the Stuart Highway.

Minimum numbers – all tours are sold on a per seat basis. All flights are confirmed with a minimum of two passengers unless otherwise stated. Single passengers are welcome however the flight is not confirmed until a second passenger is travelling.

Weight restrictions – for legal and safety reasons, all passengers are weighed prior to boarding the aircraft. Individual weights in excess of 110 kilograms may not be able to travel or may incur a surcharge.

$125

Experience the wonders of the Victoria River district with its spectacular gorges, their red rocky escarpment soaring high above the Victoria River Valley. The aerial view of Victoria River is breathtaking but be sure to keep your eye out for crocodiles. The adrenaline is hard to contain when flying up close and alongside the sheer sandstone cliffs of the Stokes Ranges.

This scenic flight departs from the Victoria River Roadhouse on the Victoria Highway, 195 kilometres from the township of Katherine.

Minimum numbers – all tours are sold on a per seat basis. All flights are confirmed with a minimum of two passengers unless otherwise stated. Single passengers are welcome however the flight is not confirmed until a second passenger is travelling.

Weight restrictions – for legal and safety reasons, all passengers are weighed prior to boarding the aircraft. Individual weights in excess of 110 kilograms may not be able to travel or may incur a surcharge.

$210

Get panoramic views of Gregory National Park, the Northern Territory’s second largest National Park. See Palm Valley with its deep river valleys rising up to sheer sandstone cliffs and beautiful gorges of Livingstonia Palms and Native Wattle, as well as ancient Aboriginal rock paintings.

This scenic flight departs from the Victoria River Roadhouse on the Victoria Highway 195 kilometres from Katherine.

Minimum numbers – all tours are sold on a per seat basis. All flights are confirmed with a minimum of two passengers unless otherwise stated. Single passengers are welcome however the flight is not confirmed until a second passenger is travelling.

Weight restrictions – for legal and safety reasons, all passengers are weighed prior to boarding the aircraft. Individual weights in excess of 110 kilograms may not be able to travel or may incur a surcharge.

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