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30 Minute Magnetic Island Helicopter Flight

View the jewel in Townsville's crown, Magnetic Island, from the air on a 30 minute scenic flight that offers spectacular views of its greenery and waters.


30 minute helicopter flight
Incredible views of Magnetic Island
Insightful pilot commentary
See the Strand, Castle Hill and more

What you need to know

View the jewel in Townsville's crown, Magnetic Island, from the air on a 30 minute scenic flight that offers spectacular views of its vibrant greenery and surrounding blue waters! Departing from Townsville Airport, you'll head out over the city, flying over Cleveland Bay and head out over to the island for an entirely new perspective on one of Tropical North QLD's favourite holiday spots. Get a birds-eye view of the lush National Park that blankets the island and see the sheer cliff faces that drop down towards the water as your knowledgeable and experienced pilot guide points out all the natural highlights that make Magnetic Island special.

On the way back to Townsville, you'll be able to take in the city's highlights as well - local landmarks such as the Strand waterfront precinct, Castle Hill and Townsville Port are all wonderful spectacles, and you'll come away with some unmatched photo opportunities before your flight ends. If you're wanting to see Magnetic Island from an angle that few others get to experience, book yourself a scenic helicopter flight online today.

More info


  • 30 Minute scenic helicopter flight over Magnetic Island


  • Rise above the waters of the Coral Sea
  • Take in the stunning scenery of Cleveland Bay and Magnetic Island
  • Townsville City
  • Townsville Port
  • Castle Hill
  • Ross River
  • The Strand

Tour Times

  • Flights depart daily from Townsville between 10am and 4pm. Upon completion of purchase, the tour operator must be contacted to confirm the exact flight time. Complete local tour operator information is included on your confirmation voucher.

Important Information

  • Minimum 2 passengers required
  • All passengers weights must be advised at time of booking
  • All passengers will be weighed before the flight to confirm weights
  • Due to comfort and weight balance of the helicopter, passengers weighing over 110kg will be required to pay an extra 50% for an additional seat. This is payable to the tour operator on the day of the flight.

Booking Information

  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the tour
  • The operator will accept vouchers that are displayed on mobile phones or tablets
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher

30 Minute Magnetic Island Helicopter Flight

Bush Pilots Avenue, Cairns Airport, QLD 4870