City to Surf
Sydney helicopter flights over the beaches, city and harbour
- This flight can also be taken as a 30-minute version with our aerial photography flight. You’ll fly with one of our expert photography and filming pilots as they guide you & your lens to new heights when you fly an aerial photography sortie with Blue Sky Helicopters! (Includes pre-flight lesson/objectives briefing).
- The 30-minute aerial photography flight takes in the coastal areas & the Harbour as per the City to Surf flight with the option of 1 or more doors off at passengers request..
- 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 customer service, you are dealing directly with us! Our heart and passion for showcasing Sydney (and it’s magnificent surrounds) can’t be outdone!
- Worlds 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 & Pilot/Air Traffic Control interaction).
- 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.
- 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.
- Return transfers from the City to Blue Sky Helicopters for just $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.
Discounted Internet Rates
How many passengers do you want to book for?
- The Bell LongRanger helicopter has 6 passenger seats. Our standard configuration is for 5 passengers, 1 passenger in the front next to the pilot and 4 in the main cabin. However for ‘Share with Others’ bookings operate to a maximum of six (6) seats sold per flight. You will travel in either the R44 helicopter (pilot and up to 3 passengers), Bell JetRanger (pilot and up to 4 passengers) or the Bell LongRanger (pilot and up to 6 passengers).
- Internet Rates are discounted from our full brochure rates found in all City Hotels and are given on the basis of direct bookings only (i.e. No 3rd party commissions are payable). Limited time pricing is subject to change without notice. Multi-passenger discounts may not be applicable to all flight options.
- 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 $80 each way (total cost for up to 4 passengers).
- WHAT TO BRING: A camera/phone if you wish. We will also take pictures of you (with your camera/phone) 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.