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GSL Aviation

Whitsunday Airport, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
+61 7 4946 9097
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GSL Aviation is your best value fixed wing operator in Airlie Beach. We offer a range of scenic flights over the Whitsunday Islands and Great Barrier Reef. GSL Aviation also offer island transfers and air charter. Our flights operate 7 days a week, with a courtesy bus available to/from hotels and town centre.
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  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“scenic flight” (65 reviews)
“heart reef” (103 reviews)
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Whitsunday Airport, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
+61 7 4946 9097
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

If you only have a short time in the Whitsundays, or even if you’re like me and call this place home, I totally and absolutely recommend taking an hour out of your life for this INCREDIBLE experience, it is an amazing way to see the...More

Thank annajohnston31
Reviewed 21 August 2017

The flight above the Whitsundays and the reef was probably one of the most amazing experiences in my life. If you do have time in Airlie Beach I would highly recommend doing the scenic flight. It is a very cool experience to sail in the...More

Thank marihakkarainen2017
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

There were 11 of us in our group and we were split into 2 planes departing 10 minutes apart. It was also a stunningly clear warm day.... a great day for a flight! Everybody agreed it was such a wonderful experience to be able to...More

Thank jane_beach
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

We booked this trip from our accomodation at Palm Bay resort on Long Island, which has a helicopter pad. The trip was H3 helicopter flight to heart reef and land on Whitehaven. I wasn't sure on the price of the trip, but as soon as...More

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Booked the combo deal {flight and rafting} but booked out day we wanted to go. Alas the GSL aviation group took us on the 1hr. flight in the afternoon and then we did the ocean rafting the next day. Highly recommend doing it this way...More

Thank ashleywalterb
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Totally recommend it! We did an hour trip and it was FANTASTIC! Worthy doing the 60 minutes one. We were a family group of four and had the plane for ourselves, the pilot was great, friendly, knowledgeable and understanding with some of the family who...More

Thank 494Guiller
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

We did the 60 minutes reef tour with our pilot Kevin in a one engine plane with a total of eight seats. While it is not the cheapest pleasure, we all enjoyed the flight over the islands and the (heart) reef, and felt safe at...More

Thank swissami19
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Flying above Whitehaven Beach & the Great Barrier Reef is an amazing experience, by the beauty of these places. Despite the bad review, we recommend to do it. But: - 1st removed star: the time spent above the 2 spot is really short (see below)...More

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Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

We took an hour reef and scenic tour flight over Whitsundays, heart reef and Great Barrier Reef. Easy pick up from Airlie beach, availability at short notice, easy check in and flight started and finished on time. Pilot, Paddy, was great. Highly recommend tours through...More

Thank Frog3181
Reviewed 19 July 2017

My husband and I were unsure whether to spend the money on a scenic flight but thank goodness we did! We did the 60 minute flight and our pilot, Pat was fantastic. To see the reef from the air was absolutely breathtaking. Definitely do the...More

Thank Sarah C
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