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Address: Hangar 77 Aviation Drive, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
Phone Number: +61 (02) 6652 9988
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Description: Scenic helicopter flights over the stunning Coffs Coast. Precision...
Scenic helicopter flights over the stunning Coffs Coast. Precision Helicopters can take you just about anywhere - it’s always special to showcase the Harbour and International Marina and to provide our guests with a bird’s eye view of our sensational turquoise coastline and beautiful beaches; often to see dolphins playing in the crystal clear waters or whales, in season, during their annual migration. There are also the boutique style resorts, magnificent mountains and secretive waterfalls.South Solitary Island guided tours and helicopter flights in July each year.
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Coffs to Nambucca

Had a great flight to Nambucca enjoyed every second, pilot was friendly and felt safe and secure at all times.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 4, 2015
Monica R
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

Had a great flight to Nambucca enjoyed every second, pilot was friendly and felt safe and secure at all times.

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PrecisionHeli, Manager at Precision Helicopters, responded to this review

Fantastic that you enjoyed your helicopter flight to Nambucca. There are so many different areas around Coffs Harbour to look at, hopefully you saw some dolphins and even a whale. Thanks again and hope to have you fly again with us soon. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

My wife & i took the 2 hr tour to Lighthouse Island after missing out last year through sellout. This is an absolute must do, from the moment we arrive "Jo" made us so welcome & informed us about the tour. The pilot was sensational, beautiful views out to the Island & then to witness the isolation & history of... More 

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PrecisionHeli, Manager at Precision Helicopters, responded to this review

thank you for the visit to our wonderful South Solitary Island. Glad we could take you this year, it is very popular and with only very limited numbers we can take, it does sell out quickly. Two hours really is a must and even that time goes quickly. It is hard to imagine living there - on a nice sunny... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

We have just attended one of the trips to South Solitary Island for 2015. These trips are run by Precision Helicopters and the National Parks and Wildlife Service for New South Wales. It was a wonderful opportunity to visit South Solitary Island. The trip was extremely well-organised tour as we had a tour guide for all of the time we... More 

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PrecisionHeli, Manager at Precision Helicopters, responded to this review

thank you for visiting South Solitary Island with us Kiwibird, it is a wonderful island with so much history that we get to enjoy. We are passionate about the island and our helicopters, so it is great to hear wonderful feedback and our guests really enjoyed the experience. Hope to see you again one day! More 

Coffs Harbour, Australia
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30 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

I purchased a scenic flight for my wife’s ‘special ‘ birthday. The Precision team could not have been more helpful. The flight took in some of the areas fantastic sights (including our home) and was a highlight off the day, thoroughly enjoyed by all.

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PrecisionHeli, Manager at Precision Helicopters, responded to this review

A helicopter flight in your own area is always a wonderful idea. It makes it even more memorable when it is for that "special" birthday - age is no limit! Thanks again and so happy your wife loved your present. Hope to have her (and you) fly with us in the future. More 

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35 reviews
14 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

I've used the services of Precision Helicopters on a personal level and also for business. If you are wanting awesome scenic flights in the Coffs Harbour area, or want to take aerial photos, don't go anywhere else, this company provides a fantastic experience for adults and children and their staff are very friendly!

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PrecisionHeli, Manager at Precision Helicopters, responded to this review

We are always happy to fly for business or pleasure! Flying by helicopter is the only way to get a real "overview" of the Coffs Coast area. So happy you are a "frequent flyer" and you were able to capture some great photos. Hope to have you (and your friends/family) fly with us in the future. More 

Coffs Harbour, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

An unforgettable experience from the moment we left the ground at Precision Helicopters base to when we returned. The staff both on the ground and in the air were helpfull and professional, not to mention Andrew the Parks and Wildlife tour guide on South Solitary Island whose knowledge and personality together made our visit to the island one of our... More 

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PrecisionHeli, Manager at Precision Helicopters, responded to this review

thank you for flying with us in July. South Solitary Island is a very special place and the only way to get there is by helicopter - the best way to travel! We are passionate about our helicopters and there are so many beautiful areas to fly around the Coffs Coast, so we hope to see you in the future... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Our flights to and from South Solitary Island were an incredible experience, thanks to "Sir Gavin". On the ground, our Precision Helicopters staff (Jo and Andrew) were professional, informative and make you feel relaxed prior to your big adventure. Not to be missed.

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PrecisionHeli, Manager at Precision Helicopters, responded to this review

thank you for flying with us to South Solitary Island. We are happy you enjoyed the flight and the fabulous walking tour that National Parks and Wildlife provide. We hope to have you fly with us again in the future, the Coffs Coast area is spectacular from the air! More 

Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Very friendly staff that provide an amazing experience in Coffs Harbour. Definitely a must try activity in Coffs Habour. Both me and my wife enjoy the whole scenic view.. WONDERFUL TIME SPEND !!!

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PrecisionHeli, Manager at Precision Helicopters, responded to this review

Thank you! We love to show off this fabulous area by air. So happy you and your wife loved the flight - hope to have you fly with us again next time you are in Coffs Harbour. More 

Dubbo, Australia
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24 reviews
14 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

Had an amazing opportunity to do a TIF with Precision Helicopters on my recent trip to Coffs Harbour - what an amazing thing to do! Gavin is a very knowledgeable tutor and pilot who tells you about the systems in the helicopter (a little Robinson R22 Beta II) and takes you up and makes sure nothing goes wrong.... a lovely... More 

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PrecisionHeli, Manager at Precision Helicopters, responded to this review

the "hands on" lesson (TIF) is a great experience - can be a bit tricky, and you did very well! So happy to have you fly with us again, every time you go to the skies is a new experience. Thanks again. More 

Australia
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35 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2013

Had a great time, wonderful pilot (who made sure I didn't do anything really dangerous!) and very friendly staff who took the photos and sent them on. Highly recommended.

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PrecisionHeli, Manager at Precision Helicopters, responded to this review

thank you for having a Trial Introductory Flight with us, great fun to get your hands on the helicopter and have a fly yourself. You did well with the hovering! Perfect weather for your flight, thanks again for flying with us. More 

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