Cairns Helicopter Flights - Barron Gorge & Falls - 20 Minute Helicopter Scenic Flight

Tour Code: 1034

Departing: Cairns

Cairns Helicopter Flights
  • Amazing views of the Great Diving Range from the seat of your helicopter.
  • Taking off from the Cairns aiport in your helicopter you ascend to the lush green mountains behind the city to view the landscape from another perspective.
  • On our majestic 20 minute scenic helicopter flight from cairns we take you to see the Barron Gorge and her falls which are simply spectacular in the Green Season months late in the year. 

Included In Price

  • 20 Minute Helicopter Rainforest Scenic Flight

Join us for a Cairns helicopter flight for 20 minutes to see the Barron Gorge and her spectacular waterfall. Perched 1000 feet up on top of the Great Diving Range on the Atherton Tablelands.

With daily departures from the Cairns General Aviation section our helicopters take visitors on a brilliant 20 minute scenic flight to soar above the lush green trees behind Cairns to see the might Barron Falls and the Barron Gorge.

We'll get you high over the Barron River as the Gorge carves its way toward the rainforest village of Kuranda.

Passing over Kuranda scenic railway and world famous Skyrail rainforest cableway we complete our climb directly above the mightly Barron Falls.

This Cairns helicopter flight provides a taste of this incredible World Heritage listed natural environment. The Barron Gorge is an impressive natural feature carved out of the Great Dividing Range and the Falls at its heard are intimidating to behold when in full flight during the Green Season at the end of the year.

The Barron Rivers headwaters strat in the Mount Hypipamee National Park at an elevation of 3,900ft. the river flows 65 kilometres acrosss fertile volcanic soils of the Atherton Tablelands and then journeys through the village of Kuranda before cascading down the 850ft high Barron Falls and moving across the Cairns Floodplains to the Great Barrier Reef. 

Enjoy the panoramic views of Cairns city and the Great Barrier Reef as we make our way down the mountain and back to base.

Tour Languages Offered
  • English
Departs From


Departure Time

Departure time confirmed at time of booking

  • Cairns
  • Barron Gorge & Falls
Months of Operation

January - December

Days of Operation



20 Minutes

Available for Purchase / Hire

In flight video

Fitness Level Required



Weight variances greater than 10% of that advised at the time of booking may incur additional charges and/or luggage allowances being reduced. Operator reserves the right to refuse travel and charge a 100% cancellation fee.

Weight: Up to 130 Kg / 287 Lb

Camera (charged)

  • Children 3 years and above are legally required to be seated in their own seat and are therefore required to pay the full ticket price.
  • Children aged 3 years to 13 years must be accompanied by an adult on all flights.
  • Children who have not yet reached their 3rd birthday are classified as infants and may travel free of charge (seated on a parent/guardian’s lap utilising a company provided infant seat belt restraint).
  • Only one (1) infant is permitted to travel in an aircraft.
  • Please notify us at the time if booking advise if passengers are travelling with infants

All cancellations must be in writing.

Please note that all cancellations will incur an administration fee.

Please see our terms and conditions for details prior to booking.

In order to receive a 100% refund - flight cancellations Zoom Helicopters must be notified a minimum of 48 hours in advance of scheduled departure date/time. Cancellations notified between 24 and 48 hours in advance of scheduled departure date/time, qualify for a 50% refund. If booking is cancelled within 24 hours of scheduled departure date/time – no refund will apply. If passengers are ‘no shows’ for a pick-up or flight, a 100% cancellation fee applies. If the flight is booked through a third-party website or agent, the third-party will be contacted and notified of applicable charges.

Cairns Helicopter Flights - Barron Gorge & Falls - 20 Minute Helicopter Scenic Flight

Tour Code: 1034

Departing: Cairns

Cairns Helicopter Flights



Prices are AUD, per adult and include all levies fees and taxes.

Child: au$299.00
Family: au$1,196.00

Tour Code: 1034



14 yrs & over

3 - 13 yrs

0 - 2 yrs

Ages of Children
(Discounts May Apply)
1300 231 118
+61 427 074 745
1300 231 118
+61 427 074 745

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