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Looking to do something spectacular? Pterodactyl Helicopters partners with the best cafes, wineries, restaurants, pubs, breweries and accommodation places in South East Queensland to put together a selection of once-in-a-lifetime helicopter tours...more
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479 Lake Manchester Rd, Brisbane, Queensland 4306, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My dad shouted me first ever chopped ride, these guys were great, could have flown around all day 👍🏼

Thank Wendy P
Mike J, Chief Pilot. at Pterodactyl Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We could fly around all day as well. Especially with you on board. Thanks, we are overjoyed you enjoyed the experience.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Truly amazing experience, faultless, from collecting us from our own home, flights out to Hidden Vale spectacular lunch. Flights back to base and driven back to our home. You are well looked after from start to finish. We will treasure this experience forever! Thank you...More

Thank Toni M
Mike J, Chief Pilot at Pterodactyl Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

It's our job to make your time with us something you will remember for a very long time. So we are very happy with forever. Captain Mike and the whole team

Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

After originally booking a flight in a small plane for my partner's birthday, the guys recommended the Helicopter sunset picnic. It was truly one of the most unbelievable experiences we have had. The time was purely dedicated to us and the guys did everything perfectly....More

Thank Jeremy P
CaptainMike2014, Chief Pilot at Pterodactyl Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2018

Thanks for this, and thanks to Skydance for working with us to put th is magnificent experience together. We are all so pleased you both had a great time. Captain Mike, Ben, Taryn and Josh from Skydance.

Reviewed September 2, 2018

A helicopter ride with Captain Mike and the team at Pterodactyl Helicopters is a must do experience for anyone wanting to see the area and have a unique and once in a lifetime experience. There is absolutely nothing like flying in to a winery by...More

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CaptainMike2014, Chief Pilot at Pterodactyl Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2018

One of the best things about my job is flying with really wonderful people. Thanks for the review we all really appreciate you taking the time to do it. Captain MIke and the team.

Reviewed August 30, 2018

What an awesome experience for Andrew, a quadriplegic with MS. What could have been a "no go" turned into a dream with Mike & Paul assisting us with hoists & ramps to get him in & out of the chopper without drama. A beautiful morning...More

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CaptainMike2014, Chief Pilot at Pterodactyl Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded August 31, 2018

There is no challenge that can’t be met. I think a short pub crawl would be something we could do. We are all so happy we could pull this off. The smile on Andrew’s face was worth it. Captain Mike, Paul and Johey.

Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

My partner suprised me with a joy flight with Captain Mike and I couldn’t have asked for a more safe professional service. Mike was the absolute warmest, friendly pilot we could have ever had. It was my first ever helicopter flight and I wouldn’t have...More

Thank Melissa W
CaptainMike2014, Chief Pilot at Pterodactyl Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded August 31, 2018

We have a really pretty place here and love sharing it with you. All of us here are really pleased you enjoyed the experience. Captain MIke

Reviewed August 28, 2018

What a great experience. Friendly ground staff coupled with an awesome pilot made this joy flight a fantastic experience. I would recommend this experience for anyone seeking a new thrill.

Thank Peter S
Mike J, Chief Pilot at Pterodactyl Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2018

These flights area Joy fore us as well. It’s not hard to be happy when we have this job and flying really cool people like yourself. Captain Mike

Reviewed August 27, 2018

This was an amazing experience. Captain Mike and the other pilots could not have been more accommodating and friendly. The trip was just as promised - vineyards and lunch with sightseeing along the way. We had 3 helicopters and a party of 8 - everyone...More

Thank Richard P
Mike J, Chief Pilot at Pterodactyl Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2018

We all had a great time with you and your group. We don’t do my 3 chopper jobs, but when we do it is a real experience not only for you guys but for us as well. So please you enjoyed the trip Captain Mike

Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

We were recently at a festival and they were offering short flights at a very reasonable rate. On occasion throughout my life I have wanted to fly in a helicopter, indeed in my youth wanted to learn how to fly one. The pilot was courteous,...More

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Mike J, Chief Pilot at Pterodactyl Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2018

I agree, just do it. Thanks for the review. Captain MIke

Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

My mom (83 years old) has wanted to do a helicopter ride for a long time so while she was visiting from adelaide we booked a short flight it was fantastic exceeded our expectations from start to finish we felt comfortable and safe it was...More

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Mike J, Chief Pilot at Pterodactyl Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2018

We really enjoyed having you along. Can’t wait until we do the pub crawl with your mum. Captain Mike

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Response from CaptainMike2014 | Property representative |
We can accommadate a manual wheelchair. We work with all kinds of disabled passengers. Nothing is too much trouble. Captain Mike
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