Going fishing with Helicopter Me is the ultimate fishing experience. Imagine starting your adventure with a spectacular flight from Auckland out over the Hauraki Gulf and landing at Great Barrier Island in a secluded spot. Here you will be able to enjoy some of the best fishing New Zealand has to offer.
If you are new to fishing or want to learn from the a local pro then choose the guided fishing option. Our expert guide will set everything up for you and teach you the correct technique's. They will even fillet all the fish you catch ready for you to take home.
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We need a minimum of three people to depart. If you don’t have three people in your group, we can arrange for you to join with others.
What to bring:
• Good footwear (grip sole) is essential, plus a warm showerproof jacket
• Cameras and videos are welcome to capture on film what your friend won’t believe back home
• Sunscreen, sunglasses and a hat
• A bottle of water
We take care of everything else!
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Departure locationThis Helicopter Me Experience departs from North Shore Airfield, 300 Postman Road, Dairy Flat, Auckland. Other departure locations such as the City and Auckland Airport are available but may incur and additional charge. Please contact us for pricing.
NumbersThe price quoted is for one person. A minimum of three passengers is required for the flight to run. Single passengers are on a standby basis and subject to availability on an existing flight.
Passenger weightUnlike large airliner aircraft individual passenger weight is critical for a helicopter. The average passenger weight for a flight must be 90kg or less. Passengers over 100kg may be required to pay for an additional comfort seat. Please let us know the passenger weights when making a booking. Don’t hesitate to contact us if you are unsure about weight restrictions.
WeatherIn the event that the weather is unsuitable on the day then your Experience will be cancelled and rescheduled at no cost to you. When booking please provide us with suitable contact information so we can get hold of you on the day in the event of a cancellation. We suggest you call on the morning of your experience if you have any doubt about the weather suitability.
Cancellation and refundsThe Passenger acknowledges that Helicopter Me may need to cancel or reschedule flights or services due to landing restrictions, unsuitable weather conditions, technical problems, operational reasons, or any event beyond the Carrier’s reasonable control. Helicopter Me will not be liable for any consequential losses or additional costs incurred as a result of cancellation. Some Supplier’s products and services are non-refundable. Cancellation fee of 50% applies if cancelled prior to 7 days of flight departure. Cancellation fee of 100% applies if cancelled within 7 days of flight departure. Tickets are refundable in the event that Helicopter Me cancels the service.
PriceFares are in NZ$ and include 15% GST. Rates are subject to change including, but not limited to, increases in or establishment of surcharges (such as fuel surcharges), taxes, government imposed fees. A fuel surcharge may apply at time of flight. Any request to increase flight time will incur additional charges. Fares are valid for the date/s specified.
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