Rotorlift Aviation (Helicopter Tours)
Experience a helicopter ride with Rotorlift that you will never forget, departing from Hobart in southern Tasmania. Embark on a journey to discover the beauty of Tasmania, encapsulating its rugged wilderness and picturesque city. With a range of tour options and the ability to customise your own itinerary there is something to suit everybody.
Flying in a helicopter makes it possible to have access to the vast kilometres of deserted white sandy beaches, witness the jagged cliffs of the southern coastline or experience the ambiance of Hobart city and Mount Wellington.
Rotorlift is located just near the Hobart International Airport. We boast some of the most experienced pilots in Tasmania who are committed to your safety and comfort at all times.
Please select a tour service below to find out more information:
- Adventure Heli-Jet Tour
- Helicopter Trial Introductory Flight
- City Scenic Tour
- Charters and Transfers
- The Grand Tour
- Frogmore Creek Winery or Riversdale Estate
- Home Hill Winery Tour
- Mona one way, return by ferry
- Bangor Wine & Oyster Shed (can include city)
Fly over scenic Hobart city and Mount Wellington and then southbound to the picturesque Huon Valley, abundant with Tasmania’s renowned apple orchards. Land beside the tranquil Huon River where you will board the Huon River Jet Boat. (Includes jet boat ride and morning/afternoon tea.) This flight requires a minimum of two people and departs at 12 noon. There is the ability to pick your own time however this is subject to a change in price.
If you choose to take a Trial Introductory Flight you will get hands-on experience of flying a helicopter with one of our flying instructors. A Trial Inductory Flight is ideal for anyone interested in training to fly to discover whether you enjoy flying helicopters.
Experience the exhilaration of viewing our stunning city from an entirely different perspective. Enjoy panoramic views of the historical waterfront, the Tasman Bridge and spectacular Mount Wellington. This 20-minute flight is the ideal opportunity to capture video footage and those once in a lifetime photographs. This flight requires a minimum of two people and departs at 11:30. There is the ability to pick your own time however this is subject to a change in price.
Create your own itinerary and discover the secluded and temperate wilderness of the south west or visit the harbour towns that capture the essence of the west coast. Head east and indulge in the panorama of deserted white sandy beaches coupled with brilliant blue seas. Chartering a helicopter gives you infinite possibilities to explore the vast reaches of Tasmania in style. Transfers are available from Hobart to Saffire , situated at Freycinet on Tasmania's east coast, and return. Rates vary depending on which helicopter is used. Transfers are also offered between Hobart to MONA. See our MONA tours for details.
Discover the rugged splendor of our coastline and experience the spectacular ambiance of southern Tasmania. Begin your journey with views of Hobart city, travelling on to encompass the Port Arthur Historic Site and the remarkable Tasman Peninsula. You will pass varied scenery over a coastline renowned for its jagged sea cliffs. This flight requires a minimum of two people.
Fly in a helicopter over Hobart, the Tasman Bridge, the harbour and Wrest Point while taking in views of Mount Wellington. Arrive at Frogmore Creek Winery or Riversdale Estate. Lunch is at an additional cost. Frogmore includes a free wine tasting. Complimentary pick up in company vehicle after you have enjoyed lunch (2 hours).
Enjoy a flight over the Hobart city waterfront and through the enchanting Huon Valley en route to Home Hill Winery. Savour the rustic, rammed earth ambiance of Home Hill whilst mellowing during your leisurely fine wine tour of the vineyard. Sample the award-winning wines and feast on gourmet Tasmanian delicacies. (Includes guided tour and wine tasting. Lunch is additional.) This flight requires a minimum of two people. Helicopter will wait on the ground at Home Hill for 2 hours, then return you back to Rotorlift base.
Fly over Hobart, the Tasman Bridge, the harbour and Wrest Point while taking in views of Mount Wellington on the Mona ROTA. Continue over the Derwent River to the museum where you will be dropped off. Spend time wandering the museum and, if you wish, have lunch (additional cost) before returning to Hobart by ferry, the Mona ROMA.
Fly direct to Bangor, taking in views of Hobart's south eastern shores and Boomer Island Castle. Land at Bangor and enjoy the beautiful produce the wine and oyster shed has to offer. Lunch is an additional cost. Fly back to Rotor-Lift base after enjoying 2 hours at the gorgeous Dunalley location.