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Sydney, Wollongong: 15,000-Foot Tandem Beach Skydive

1. Sydney, Wollongong: 15,000-Foot Tandem Beach Skydive

Take the plunge with a 15,000-foot skydive over Wollongong! Tandem skydive with a professional instructor, just 1 hour south of Sydney Central Business District. As you jump from Australia's highest jump, at an altitude of 15,000 feet, you will experience amazing coastal views down the Jervis Bay, and all the way up to North Sydney. Once you exit the plane you will experience the thrill of freefall! Traveling at speeds of over 120 mph (200 km/h), you will freefall for up to 60 seconds. Your instructor will pull your chute and you will soar like a bird for around 5 minutes over beautiful North Wollongong beach. The beach side landing zone is located at Stuart Park, North Wollongong.

From Sydney: Grand Scenic Helicopter Tour

2. From Sydney: Grand Scenic Helicopter Tour

Explore the magnificent beaches of Sydney without getting any sand between your toes as your luxury helicopter sweeps along one of Australia’s most scenic stretches of coastline over Coogee, Bondi, Manly, Dee Why, and Curl Curl. Watch tiny surfers ride breakers toward ant-sized beach umbrellas and beachfront hotels in miniature. On the return trip, your pilot will divert over the scenic harbor for unforgettable views where you will fly right past the Sydney Harbor Bridge, the world-famous Sydney Opera House, and the city's magnificent and well-known skyline. Enjoy full panoramic views over some of Australia's most scenic sites and beaches.

Sydney Harbour: Private Helicopter Flight with Transfer

3. Sydney Harbour: Private Helicopter Flight with Transfer

Start your helicopter adventure at the Sydney Airport with a pre-flight briefing and photo opportunities before boarding the helicopter. After take-off, enjoy spectacular aerial views of the buzzing coastal metropolis and landmark sights such as the iconic Harbour Bridge, the Opera House, and the famous beaches of Bondi and Manly Cove. As you cruise over the Harbour City, your pilot shares informative commentary on the landmarks below. Look down on the Taronga Zoo and the wave-capped waters of Watsons Bay and Rose Bay. As you loop back toward the airport, hover above the Sydney Football Stadium and Sydney Cricket Ground. 

Byron Bay Tandem Skydive

4. Byron Bay Tandem Skydive

Take in Australia's most spectacular coastal views from 15,000 feet as you skydive over Byron Bay. Experience the thrill of a lifetime, with up to 1 minute of freefall. Float under a colorful canopy for 5-7 minutes on this tandem skydive, taking in breathtaking area views. Fly free as a bird, feeling the wind rustling through your hair. See sparkling white sand beaches and unspoiled hinterland On this 4-hour activity you’ll take off and land beach-side at the drop zone just 15 minutes from Byron Bay, where you’ll find ample parking, BBQ and picnic areas.

Pokolbin: Scenic Hunter Valley Helicopter Flight

5. Pokolbin: Scenic Hunter Valley Helicopter Flight

Beyond the Range is a flight for those that want to see more than the wine region. You will see wineries, vineyards, rolling green hills, Broken Back Range and Hunter Valley Gardens. Then you will go Beyond The Range, where you will see valleys with fresh water creeks running through them, Cedar Creek, valley views to the south looking towards Congewai, and views down towards the Wollombi Valley. So to get a great overview of the area, Beyond the Range is definitely a flight that will get you smiling. Highlights include: - Flying in a helicopter - Hunter Valley Gardens from the air - The beautiful Hunter vineyards  - The Broken Back range  - Views across the enormous Great Dividing Range and the Hunter Valley Accommodation pick-up also available, please contact one of our friendly staff. Additional charges may apply.

Port Macquarie: Scenic Helicopter Flight

6. Port Macquarie: Scenic Helicopter Flight

This 15-minute scenic helicopter flight will take you over the highlights of Port Macquarie, Flynns, Shelley, Oxley and Town Beaches, Tacking Point Lighthouse, Lake Innes, and Hasting River. You will receive informative commentary from your local pilot, as well as a comprehensive safety briefing.

Hunter Valley and Broken Back Range Helicopter Flight

7. Hunter Valley and Broken Back Range Helicopter Flight

Board a helicopter for this flight over the Hunter Valley that is an extension of the original 10-minute tour. You’ll be taken farther along Broken Back Range over the stunning Mount View area. During your 15-minute sightseeing tour, you’ll be able to look to the west and the maze of vineyards in the prestigious Pokolbin wine region below. This is the perfect way to get a different perspective on the Hunter Valley and the surrounding mountains. You’ll also enjoy a bird's-eye view of the Cypress Lakes Golf Course and learn more about the region from the pilot’s commentary during the flight.

Newcastle: Tandem Beach Skydive

8. Newcastle: Tandem Beach Skydive

Skydive at Newcastle’s closest beach for the ultimate adrenalin rush. Drop from a height of up to 15,000 feet and freefall at over 200 km/hr for up to an insane 60 seconds. Float under canopy over Newcastle for 5 - 7 minutes soaking up spectacular beach and city views. Enjoy the skydiving experience of a lifetime and step outside your comfort zone. Push your boundaries with the friendly skydiving crew and create special memories.

From Cessnock: Private Helicopter Flight & Dining Experience

9. From Cessnock: Private Helicopter Flight & Dining Experience

Enjoy lunch with an exhilarating twist on this helicopter ride over Hunter Valley. Enjoy amazing views as you fly over vineyards. First you will be picked up from Cessnock airport by your private helicopter and taken on a tour of the hunter valley from the sky, you will see some of the best views the hunter and wine region have to offer. Then be flown to your restaurant where you will have a beautiful 2 or 3-course lunch depending on the venue and a bottle of wine of your choice, once you have enjoyed your delicious meal and wine we will whisk you away to the end your day back at Cessnock airport.

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What people are saying about New South Wales

Ken, the instructor who did the tandem dive with me was so nice, patient and thorough. He ensured that I knew what to do before exiting out the plane and landing on the ground. All the skydive crew were so friendly and welcoming. Felt so comfortable even though I was doing this experience alone. Highly recommend it to everyone!

My Fiancé and I had an amazing time the staff were so friendly and courteous I will recommend this to anyone as it was amazing and a great experience with exceptional value for money Please keep up the great work looking forward to the next flight I book with this service

The staff and pilot were very friendly; the heli-ride was smooth and safe and pilot gave a good overview of places we were passing and any other questions :) said hank you

Sensational. Great company to deal with, all staff very helpful and courteous. And what a view, something not to be missed. Can't wait to be back in Sydney to do it again.

I had the most amazing 20 minutes. It was really scenic and the weather was perfect.