Katherine Helicopters

Air, Helicopter and Balloon Tours

Katherine Helicopters is a helicopter tour operator based in Katherine, Northern Territory.

Operating a fleet of helicopters we offer a range of services, from tour flights up the serene Katherine Gorge to bespoke Heli-Fishing trips through-out the Top End of Australia.

With the ability to carry up to six passengers in one aircraft, Katherine Helicopters are sure to be able to cater for all your helicopter needs.

Facilities

Service Types

Air, Helicopter and Balloon Tours

Activities

Helicopter

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Australian Tourism Accreditation Civil Aviation Safety Authority COVID Safe

Services

$200

See what our outback town and surrounding areas have to offer on this incredible Helicopter flight! This is a 20-minute helicopter flight from Katherine which ventures over the stunning NT bushland as you head out to the mouth of the mighty Katherine Gorge.

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$300

Jump aboard for the best seats in the house on this 30 minute Katherine Gorge Helicopter Tour. This flight includes ALL 13 of the stunning sandstone Gorges within the Nitmiluk National Park. Departing from Katherine, you will not be disappointed as we cruise towards the Mouth of the Gorge keeping our eyes peeled for Outback NT wildlife as well as pointing out the Katherine Township and River.

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$400

Our Katherine Gorge and Crystal Falls Helicopter Tour Flight is a 40 minute airborne adventure. Departing from Katherine, we head for the mouth of the mighty Katherine Gorge whilst tracking along the Katherine River. We then cruise over ALL 13 Gorges before visiting the incredible Biddlecombe Cascades and Crystal Falls.

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$600

Our 1 Hour Katherine Gorge, 17 Mile Valley & Edith Falls Helicopter Tour is the perfect showcase of the Katherine region. Departing from Katherine, following the Katherine River we head for the mouth of the Katherine Gorge passing over ALL 13 Gorges. We then head back to 17 Mile Valley, where we closely follow the infamous Jatbula Trail, taking time to spot the incredible waterfalls of Biddlecombe Cascades, Crystal Falls and 17 Mile Falls. Then crossing over the beautiful NT outback we make our way to Edith Falls and view the cascading waterfalls and pools on the Edith River.

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$415

This incredible experience showcases the most stunning scenery the Katherine region has to offer. Flying along the Katherine River to the Katherine Gorge we then fly over ALL 13 of the stunning sandstone Gorges within the Nitmiluk National Park. Afterwards, we head north up 17 mile valley to the spectacular falls of Biddlecombe Cascades. We then track to our remote helipad, landing on the top of an impressive sandstone gorge, which we call, Hilly’s Hill.

Where you can view the incredible NT sunset in the most serene location wile enjoying complementary champagne and cheese board. We will spend approximately half an hour here, before returning to Katherine. If you would like to book the sunset, please select the 5pm time slot.

Maybe sunsets aren’t your thing? Don’t worry! We run this tour flight throughout the day, so perhaps brunch or a late lunch…it’s up to you!

Total flight time is over 35 minutes!

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$585

This helicopter experience is one of the ultimate luxury experience, not only do we fly over the most stunning scenery the Katherine region has to offer we will also be dropping you off in style for dinner at Kumbidgee Restaurant.

Taking off from our base in Katherine we fly along the Katherine River to the Katherine Gorge, we then fly over ALL 13 of the stunning sandstone Gorges within the Nitmiluk National Park. Afterwards, we head north up 17 mile valley to the spectacular falls of Northern Rockhole and Biddlecombe Cascades. We then track to our remote helipad, landing on the top of an impressive sandstone gorge, which we call, Hilly’s Hill. Where you can view the incredible NT landscape in the most serene location while enjoying complementary champagne and cheese board. We will spend approximately half an hour here, before heading to Kumbidgee Restaurant, landing on their lawn for you to arrive in style and to enjoy a fantastic evening meal.

An award winning 4 course meal, served with a non-alcoholic beverage is included, along with Taxi fares to and from your pick-up in Katherine!

Total flight time is over 35 minutes!

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$1970

The Katherine and Kakadu Airborne Safari is the true highlight of what the Top End has to offer. This mammoth adventure includes three and a half hours of flying. Departing from Katherine features Edith Falls, Gunlom Falls, Twin Falls, Jim Jim Falls, a second Gorge inaccessible by ground along the Katherine River, as well as heading over all 13 Gorges of the Katherine Gorge. This is a spectacular showcase of many iconic features in the Top End and the perfect way to intimately explore this vast landscape. Also included is a Yellow Waters Boat Cruise at Cooinda along with Lunch and Drinks!

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