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extraordinary experiences in southeast queensland

So much more than just a helicopter company

Looking to do something extraordinary?   

Since 2008, Pterodactyl Helicopters has been partnering with the best cafes, wineries, restaurants, pubs,  breweries and accommodation places in southeast Queensland to put together a selection of once-in-a-lifetime helicopter tours where getting there is half the fun.

Whether it’s making a jaw-dropping entrance at an event or wedding, getting the adrenalin pumping with a low-level river run flight, visiting local wineries or taking on an authentic Aussie pub-crawl, the experienced team at Pterodactyl Helicopters is at your service.

Yes, we offer a variety of day or overnight tours by helicopter but if you want to create your own tour experience we can help with that too.

For memories that will last a lifetime, come fly with us.

  • Beer, wine, food

    Food Safari, Helicopter food safari, helifoodsafari, beer, wine, brewery, brisbane brewery, pub crawl, helipubcrawl

    Southeast Queensland’s finest restaurants, quirky cafes, boutique breweries, award winning wineries and authentic Aussie pubs come together in a variety of exhilarating experiences and getting there is half the fun...

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  • For someone special

    Romance,helicopter,valentine,proposal,anniversary, birthday, wedding, bride, groom,proposal

    Whether it’s your partner, mother, father or best friend, nothing says ‘you’re special’ better than one of Pterodactyl Helicopters’ extraordinary experiences …  flying to a hatted-restaurant for lunch … landing...

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  • Adrenalin

    Joy Flight

    Do you want to push the envelope? Well we have a number of attractions that will satisfy your need, the need for speed. You can dog fight in a WWII Aircraft, drive a V8 supercar, jump out of an Airplane, play commando at...

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  • I’m a celebrity

    Romance, Wine Tour, Country Pubs, Brisbane Celebrity, Brisbane helicopters

    … get me there! Feel like being treated like a celebrity? There’s no better way to make an entrance at your next function or event than arriving in a helicopter. It’ll blow the fans away!..

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  • Weddings

    wedding by helicopter, brisbane wedding, celebrity,

    Add that extra wow factor to your wedding and arrive by helicopter. We offer helicopter and limousine transfers for the bride or full bridal party. Your dream wedding just soared to new heights...

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  • Bring your friends

    Looking to do something different for the office Christmas Party?  Need to impress some special clients? A special celebration with friends and family? At Pterodactyl Helicopters we can cater for groups up to 50 people based...

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  • Scenic and Joy flights

    Low level, Brisbane helicopter adventure

    If you just want a taste of what it’s like to fly in a helicopter then one of our scenic joy flights is perfect for you. You’ll usually find us at various regional shows, festivals and events in southeast Queensland....

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  • Junior aviator program

    If your kids have a passion for aircraft, helicopters and flying then this program is designed just for them. They’ll get hands-on experience in preparing the helicopter and they get to do quite a bit of flying as well....

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Why fly with Pterodactyl Helicopters?

I have flown with Pterodactyl at least 6 times and the whole team are professional, friendly and most important of all, fun. Love your work Team Pterodactyl.

- Nadine Andersen Photography DayboroAir work

Motorbike ride to Lake Manchester and a flight with Luke to Glamorganvale pub for Sunday lunch. Excellent time and highly recommended

- RayIpswich, QldCountry pub crawl by chopper in 2017

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