Fly Me to the Races  (25 mins)

Arrive in style at the races by helicopter...

Looking for the ultimate day in entertainment and indulgence? Want to surprise your partner, celebrate in style, or spoil your clients? Then our Race Day Package is for you, combining a fantastic flight over the harbour & beaches with world class sporting action.

Your itinerary includes.

25-minute scenic flight taking in the spectacular sights of Sydney Harbour, Bondi Beach and the eastern suburbs, before landing in the infield of Royal Randwick Racecourse or Rosehill Gardens.

CLICK HERE here for the Randwick or Rosehill Gardens racing calendars.

  • Unique benefits when choosing to fly with Blue Sky Helicopters


    Blue Sky is the longest established locally owned & operated Helicopter Company based at Sydney Airport. The closest heliport to the city, beaches and harbour. As a locally owned business dedicated to delivering outstanding personalised customer service, you are dealing directly with us... Our heart and passion for showcasing Sydney (and it’s magnificent surrounds) can’t be outdone!

    World's first multi-camera high definition 16 x 9 filming of your actual flight... As with all the camera systems we have developed over the years, We are always striving to lift the bar...

    Our latest system can’t be surpassed as we are now offering (and are the only company in the world to do so) switchable multi-camera High Definition 16 x 9 filming of your actual flight (complete with pilot narration, choreographed stereo music (using top of the line Bose A20 headsets) & Pilot/Air Traffic Control interaction).

    The film of your flight can be taken home on a USB stick with you straight after the flight.

    With our first system, custom built in 1999, we are the leaders in onboard (real-time edit) Helicam in Australia. Blue Sky pioneered the original broadcast quality Helicam systems in Australia, now we’ve perfected it. Not one of our competitors offers the above High Definition recording system... Just Blue Sky!

    For all flights, we guarantee you the most reliable choice in helicopters flown by experienced and knowledgeable pilots.

    It's all about the view! We operate the only R44 helicopter in the World with full surround view panoramic doors.

    A commitment to our industry & our clients, we are constantly reinvesting into our business. We own all our helicopters and all our photographic & filming equipment including high definition camera systems and gyro stabilised camera mounts.

    From your initial contact with Blue Sky Helicopters, you will find an innovative and dynamic company with a friendly welcome and impeccable service extended to clients from Sydney and from around the World.

  • City to Heliport (ground) transport options / or FREE car parking at the Heliport.


    Return transfers from the City to Blue Sky Helicopters for $75 each way (Ford G6E Falcon or corporate van). Or for that really special occasion UPGRADE to a Mercedes S Class or a BMW 7 series chauffeured car for an additional $95 each way. For Private Charter bookings greater than 60-minutes, a (standard) return City transfer is included free of charge. 

    For those making their own way to the Heliport, we have FREE parking right outside our door.

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  • After your flight, we invite you to dine in one of Sydney's top restaurants...


    Cafe Sydney is acknowledged as one of the centerpieces of Sydney dining, situated on the top floor of the heritage listed Customs House, you’ll enjoy a spectacular Harbour backdrop and the culinary delights of Executive Chef James Kidman and his kitchen team.

    Cuisine: Modern Australian a la carte menu with a seasonal, produce-driven approach and a special focus on seafood. Cost is an additional $120pp. (all year round except 14th Feb & 31st December - All bookings subject to availability).

    In conjunction with the prestigious 5-Star Sydney Intercontinental Hotel, We are pleased to announce our & fantastic Fly & Stay package... Exclusive to Blue Sky Helicopters, we have negotiated a great deal for our passengers to dine at Cafe Sydney (option) & then stay the night in the 5-star Sydney Intercontinental Hotel.

    Positioned on the edge of the world’s most stunning harbour and a moments walk from the famous Opera House, Royal Botanic Gardens and Harbour Bridge, hotel prices start from $350 per night. Contact us to discuss options.

Note: When booking for more than 9 passengers, please make contact with us by phone or email first.

PILOTS NOTE: “After flying over the beaches & harbour, arrive in style at one of Australia's most prestigious racecourses"

DEPARTURE POINT: Heliport, 462 Ross Smith Ave, Sydney Airport. If you are coming in your own vehicle you can park for FREE outside our building. City transfers take just 20-minutes & are available from $75 each way (total cost for up to 4 passengers). For Private Charter bookings greater than 60-minutes, a standard return City transfer is included free of charge. (Blue Sky passenger van or other third party provider).

WHAT TO BRING: A camera if you wish. We will also take pictures of you (with your camera) that can be uploaded to your FACEBOOK account after the flight! Sunscreen in the summer & a lightweight jacket or sweater in the cooler months.

HELI-CAM: Your flight will be recorded on our “First in the World” State of the Art High Definition Helicam system. Take home (optional purchase) the ultimate memento of your experience with Blue Sky! Click here to find out more...

FLIGHT / TOUR MAP: Click here to view the tour map for this flight. (Coming soon).

GIFT CERTIFICATE: Purchase this flight as a gift for a friend, family member or work colleague. Certificate is valid for 6 months. Click here.

QUESTIONS: Talk to us right now via our Live Support Desk, call (02) 9700 7888 or email us.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS: Flying with Blue Sky, please take a moment to our read our T&C's.

Blue Sky Helicopters Pty Ltd is a fully certified Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) accredited Air Operator. Air Operating Certificate (AOC) number: S551971