Nautilus Aviation

Adventure and Outdoors Tours

Nautilus Aviation has been operating as a privately-owned and operated luxury Helicopter charter company since 1993. With bases in Darwin, Cairns, Townsville and Horn Island their fleet is one of the largest and most versatile in north Australia.

With a team of highly-trained pilots with an unrivalled amount of experience and knowledge of the Northern Territory, Nautilus Aviation will ensure your journey is one that you will always remember.

Nautilus Aviation works in partnership with a number of the regions top tourism operators, enabling them to make your tour extra special. Nautilus Aviation operate a range of piston and turbine-powered helicopters, allowing them to tailor to the needs of clients.

As a commitment to the industry and clients, Nautilus Aviation are constantly reinvesting in the business and own 26 top-of-the-range helicopters. Executive-style fit-outs, air-conditioning, in-flight audio entertainment systems and leather interiors are just some of the features of the expansive fleet. Nautilus Aviation is equipped to ensure absolute comfort in any setting, for any operation.


Service Types

Adventure and Outdoors Tours Air, Helicopter and Balloon Tours Cruises, Sailing and Water Tours Nature and wildlife Sightseeing Tours




Basic Moderate

Disabled Assistance

Disabled access available


Australian Gay and Lesbian Tourism Association Australian Tourism Export Council


ATEC COVID Ready/ WTTC Safe Travels Stamp ECO Certified (Advanced Ecotourism) by Ecotourism Australia

Nearby Things to Do

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The first gallery

Top End Day Tours – australia

Berrimah, Darwin

Steam Pump House

Steam Pump House


Louise Luck Pula, 'View of Country', acrylic on linen, 76x61cm

Art Exhibition – Artists of Ampilatwatja



Mindil Beach Casino (formerly SKYCITY Darwin)


Waterfall and Lookout in the Rainforest

George Brown Darwin Botanic Gardens

The Gardens, Darwin

Interpretative signage at the site. A small circular brass plaque indicating the site is on the NT Heritage Register has been removed from the site.

WWII RAAF Operations Room, Berrimah


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