Helifish not only give you the opportunity to catch the famous barramundi, they can tailor a fishing adventure to suit your imagination.
Experience the sensation of flying in a helicopter to a remote fishing destination.
We also offer scenic flights over Darwin and the rural areas, as well as a tour of Kakadu and Litchfield National Parks.
The Northern Territory and Darwin region’s brilliant landscapes and wildlife are only minutes away from your departure point and there is not better way to see it than from a helicopter.
Helifish can also arrange photographic tours, two to five day fishing adventures and general helicopter charters.
From $990 to $5500
Owned and operated by Nautilus Aviation, HeliFish offers fishing adventures flying in a range of helicopters including the Robinson 44, Bell 206 Jet Ranger and a luxurious 6 seater, air-conditioned Airbus H130.
The Full Day HeliFish adventure is our most popular! Perfect for the professional and the non-angler, you will enjoy 6 hours of fishing, 2 hours of flight time and up to five different fishing locations selected from a pool of remote sites depending on the season, weather, tides and time of day.
The tour is well suited for families and larger groups combining 2 or more helicopters. On your way to target the mighty Barramundi you fly over spectacular Red Cliffs and Top End Wetlands teeming with wildlife – waterbirds, crocodiles, boars, water buffalo and other surprises! Salmon and Mangrove Jack are among other fish species that may tighten your lines! All fishing equipment, food and refreshments are provided. All you’ll need is your camera and sense of adventure! The flight home even includes a stop at an iconic pub for a cold bevie! With over 6 hours of fishing and magnificent in flight views, your HeliFish experience will be second to none!
From $1790 to $2500
One of the best ways to experience many of Kakadu National Park’s amazing attractions is from a helicopter. You’ll spend around three hours flying over some of the most spectacular landscapes the Territory has to offer, stopping at various locations for photo opportunities if required.
Flying over the Adelaide River along the coast of Chambers Bay, with its many creek and river mouths, and follow the West Alligator River onto the East Alligator River, view how the scenery changes through out the flight.
Enjoy the scenic flight route through the gorges and wetlands, that Kakadu is famous for, landing at Jabiru. Heading along the Arnhem Escarpment down to Jim Jim Falls, Twin Falls you’ll land at Cooinda for lunch, before joining a boat cruise on Yellow Water. Departing back towards Darwin you will fly over the pristine wetlands of the Mary River, Corroboree Billabong and complete the day with a sunset flight around Darwin City.
Full details and options on our website.
From $750 to $950
Litchfield National Park, located around 90 kms south of Darwin has spectacular waterfalls, rock formations and rain forest and is breathtaking when seen from the air.
Recently voted one of the top 10 destinations in the world to visit, what better way to ‘Do Litchfield’ than by Helicopter.
Departing from Noonamah or Darwin airport(additional cost) a 30 min scenic flight from Darwin over the rural area will have you in Litchfield.
Following the escarpment to the south we take in Wangi Falls, Tolmer falls, the Lost city and Sandy Creek Falls before landing at our exclusive swimming location.
Once refreshed we head north to Florence falls and then on to the Magnetic ant nests. These grass eating termites are unique to the Top end of Australia and have the incredible feature of all being aligned North to South. We will have a brief walk around the area and then return via the Darwin River dam and outer Darwin area
Tour duration is around 2 – 4 hrs depending on your time at our swimming spots.
From $390 to $750
You’ll fly over the Darwin rural areas of Howard Springs and Humpty Doo, then up to Hope Inlet and Lee Point. Fly along the coast line to Casuarina , along the beaches, past Nightcliff and on to East Point and its rocky foreshore. From East Point you’ll fly past Vestys Beach and Mindil Beach, around Cullen Bay, past the wharf complex and do a loop around the city. From the city you head out over Hidden Valley Motorsport complex, fly past Palmerston and back to Noonamah.