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Scenic Helicopter Flights | QS Great Barrier Reef Platform | Ex Port Douglas & Cairns | GBR&QS

Scenic Helicopter Flights | QS Great Barrier Reef Platform | Ex Port Douglas & Cairns | GBR&QS

Imagine travelling to the Quicksilver Great Barrier Reef Platform, your helicopter flying low over pure white sand cays and viewing the amazing kaleidoscope of colours which make the Great Barrier Reef, amazing! Flying low over the reef, your helicopter pilot will show you the wonders that live beneath the reef. Landing at Agincourt Reef, on the very edge of the Great Barrier Reef, join the Quicksilver Vessel and floating platform for a day of activities. Quicksilver has facilities for both swimmers and non-swimmers to enjoy the stunning reef world. Explore the Great Barrier Reef snorkeling, from a semi submersible or from the under water observatory

Tour Code: 117 TODAY'S RATES FROM $585.00 Price is per adult
and includes all levies, fees & taxes
Child $585.00 Check My Price Now Ask Questions

Wheelchair access available Caters for visual impairments Caters for the hearing impaired

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The Agincourt Ribbon Reefs are the furthest point that you can travel to on a day tour right next to the edge of the continental shelf. How special is that! Get your trigger finger ready for pictures of a lifetime.

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2018 - 2019

1 Apr 18 - 31 Mar 19
Ex Port Douglas | Fly Out, Cruise Back - AHBP Check My Price Check My Price
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Child Family
$585.00 $585.00 -
Ex Port Douglas | Cruise Out, Fly Back - ABHP Check My Price Check My Price
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$585.00 $585.00 -
Ex Port Douglas | Fly & Fly-Both Ways Quicksilver Platform - AHHP Check My Price Check My Price
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$939.00 $939.00 -

 

Optional Extras for 2018 - 2019

The following optional extras can be purchased at time of booking.

Quicksilver - Advanced Snorkel Tour
From
Child Family
$82.00 $52.00 $216.00
Quicksilver - Certified Diving - 1 Dive (Cruise/Fly only)
From
Child Family
$124.00 $124.00 -
Quicksilver - Introductory Dive - 1 Dive (Cruise/Fly only)
From
Child Family
$172.00 $172.00 -
Quicksilver - Ocean Walker (Cruise/Fly only)
From
Child Family
$170.00 $170.00 -
Quicksilver - Transfers Ex Cairns & Northern Beaches
From
Child Family
$32.00 $16.00 $80.00
Quicksilver - Transfers Ex Port Douglas, Thala Beach & Silky Oaks
From
Child Family
$16.00 $8.00 $40.00

2019 - 2020

1 Apr 19 - 31 Mar 20
Ex Port Douglas | Fly Out, Cruise Back - AHBP Check My Price Check My Price
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Ex Port Douglas | Cruise Out, Fly Back - ABHP Check My Price Check My Price
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Ex Port Douglas | Fly & Fly-Both Ways Quicksilver Platform - AHHP Check My Price Check My Price
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Information for Disabled Travellers

GBR (Great Barrier Reef) Helicopters

Location: 2 Pier Point Rd, Cairns City and Hangar 10, Bush Pilots Avenue, General Aviation, Cairns Airport.

Wheelchair Accessibility: Fair

Facilities

  • 1 x wheelchair accessible toilet located at the Cairns Heli Centre
  • Ramp access to pier helipad
  • Cargo storage for collapsible wheelchairs (size and dimensions dependant on helicopter)
  • Wheelchair storage at office for scenic flights

Activities

  • Scenic flights have no mobility restrictions (assistance from carer required for passengers with little or no mobility).
  • Approx. 2 steps 1 foot (30cm) into aircraft
  • Outer reef tours required to negotiate 4 steps in and out of transfer vessel between helicopter pontoon and main pontoon (increased sea conditions create difficult manoeuvrability)
  • Green Island has wheelchair accessible toilet facilities, walkways and a chair that can be utilised whilst visiting.
  • Please see ‘Reef Tours’ for further information on accessibility on the pontoons

Transfers

  • Tarago x 1 regular step
  • Hiace x 2 regular steps
  • Wheelchair taxi
  • Disabled parking at both office sites.

Helicopter Storage Measurements

Jetrangers and AS350 helicopters would be suitable to carry ‘larger’ items such as mobility devices, please advise of requirements on booking.

  • LH Hold: 0.43m2/4.62sqft
  • RH Hold: 0.35m2/3.76sqft
  • Rear Hold: 0.55m2/5.92sqft

Visually Impaired Information

  • Audio information available in English and Chinese

Hearing Impaired Information

  • Visual information provided; safety/local area/facts.

 

Companion Card Information

  • A minimum of 2 full paying passengers are required to confirm a flight, a discount is possible for the carer after these seats are filled.

Wheelchair Access

Fair

 

Caters for Visually Impaired

Yes - see information

 

Caters for Hearing Impaired

Yes - see information

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