Taking off from Wollongong Airport and climbing up to a thrilling height of about 1000ft, this half hour helicopter flight is an exciting way to see Wollongong - a coastal gem South of Sydney.
Taking off from Wollongong Airport and climbing up to a thrilling height of about 1000ft, this half hour helicopter flight is an exciting way to see this coastal gem South of Sydney. Your helicopter journey kicks off with amazing aerial views as you fly over Wollongong City Beach - one of the region's most popular beaches for both swimmers and surfers alike. Within minutes, you'll be flying over the coastline to the jewel of Wollongong, Wollongong Harbour and the Blue Mile connecting it to North Beach.
Enjoy the rush of the heights as you look down over the tourist mecca below you, bustling with cafes, restaurants, people and cyclists, before flying further north towards the Seacliff Bridge. See where the mountains of the Illawarra Escarpment converge with the coastline, creating a spectacular sight to see from the helicopter window. Then the flight circuit takes you past Bald Hill, which rises over Wollongong’s most northern suburb of Stanwell Park and is often used as the launching spot for hang gliders and paragliders. Finally, savour the excitement of the helicopter flight and the unbeatable views as you complete the return flight back to base.
Wollongong (Departs Illawarra Regional Airport)