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Address: 115 Kennedy Dr | Cambridge Airport, Cambridge, Clarence, Tasmania 7170, Australia
Phone Number:
+61 3 6248 5390
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

Par Avion fly daily into the South West National Park of Tasmania, offering...

Par Avion fly daily into the South West National Park of Tasmania, offering full and half day tours to Bathurst Harbour and Port Davey. Landing at Melaleuca, you'll enjoy a boat trip, refreshments and/or lunch, as you get a chance to experience the pristine wilderness of this World Heritage Listed Area.

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A three dimensional wilderness experience

First of all, you fly in over a stunning coastline. Then you approach via the intersecting waterways and finally you walk up n over the hills to look down over the water. And... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
sharon m
Gold Coast, Australia
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Gold Coast, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

First of all, you fly in over a stunning coastline. Then you approach via the intersecting waterways and finally you walk up n over the hills to look down over the water. And finally as you fly out, you get to put it all together in your own 3D experiential map! But so much more than the amazingly pristine natural... More 

1 Thank sharon m
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An unforgettable experience with Par Avion, we took a mid morning helicopter fight with Greg to Bangor Wine & Oyster Shed for magnificent champagne and oysters. Great way to start our Tasmania trip. Staff are very helpful, the entire experience was smooth and professional. Definitely recommend.

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ParAvionManagement, Manager at Par Avion Wilderness Tours, responded to this review

Thanks for the review and thrilled that you enjoyed the helicopter ride with Greg More 

Devonport Tasmania
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tasmania's South-West is such a beautiful part of the world, and A Day in the Wilderness tour with Par Avion is a perfect way to experience this remote part of Tassie. The guides/ pilots are both knowledgable and friendly and are a big part of the reason why this tour is so enjoyable. I would highly recommend this tour to... More 

Thank Michelle M
ParAvionManagement, Manager at Par Avion Wilderness Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for the review! Glad you enjoyed the day More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently completed a day trip to Melaleuca and Bathurst harbour for our birthdays. Could not have been better. Perfect weather, knowledgeable staff who made the journey interesting and informative. Highly recommended!

Thank tonyrachael
Hobart, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A wonderful flight over extraordinary scenery, with a beautiful boat trip thrown in. Our pilot Dain and the whole ground staff could not have been kinder in helping my elderly parents (88 and 84!) access the plane and boat and ensuring their comfort. We look forward to our next trip! Our only suggestion is that Par Avion invest in a... More 

Thank wynneoz
Gold Coast, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was given the opportunity for a photographic scenic heli flight with Par Avion. It was an awesome flight with a skilled pilot. There was not alot of location explanation, and I nealry missed Port Arthur. The flight was amazing though!! Totally enjoyed! Thanks! If you can do it, I would recommend!

Thank Marnie72
Toowoomba, Australia
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19 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cannot speak too highly of the staff and pilots of Par Avion. A wonderful flight into the SW Widerness and the cruise on Bathurst Harbour. To top it off the weather was brilliant - so hot some of our companions even went swimming. Nothing was too much trouble and the office people were most obliging. Even paid for our taxi... More 

Thank John M
Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We completed the south coast trek from Cockle creek to melalueca and had booked our flight out too far ahead so asked the pilots if they could get us home a day early. We had also mostly run out of food having shared some with a group in need on the walk! We also wanted to join the boat tour... More 

Thank Teresa D
Greater Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed March 4, 2017

We were lucky with the weather the day that we took this tour. The flight was very smooth, and the harbour just stunning. Pristine wilderness. The pilots looked after us very well for the full day. Enjoyed very good morning tea and lunch on different beaches on the harbour. Short walk to finish. Most enjoyable.

Thank Papaw19
Brisbane, Australia
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126 reviews
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Reviewed February 26, 2017

It is hard to describe how amazing this tour is. An incredible flight over some of the most beautiful wilderness on earth then exploring on foot and by boat this harsh yet extraordinary place including the majestic Bathurst Harbour. We were treated to a close up sighting of the world's rarest bird, the Orange Bellied parrot with only a handful... More 

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