Renowned for a commitment to providing a wide range of reliable, highly professional helicopter services to a diverse range of industries. HeliSpirit specialise in tourism, with a rich history dating back to 1984 where the company became the pioneers of scenic helicopter flights over the Bungle Bungle Range. Through our safety management system, we strive to maintain a safe and efficient helicopter organisation that can provide the highest levels of safety available.
You can experience breathtaking flights over this amazing country from our bases across the Kimberley, Pilbara and Northern Territory. HeliSpirit operates a fleet of twenty-five helicopters which are based at Kununurra, Bungle Bungle Caravan Park, Purnululu National Park (Bungle Bungle), Mitchell Falls, El Questro, Katherine, Bullo River Station, Karratha, Lake Argyle Resort, Esperance and Warmun. Locally owned, multi-award winning HeliSpirit is the specialist when it comes to discovering Australia’s north by helicopter.
The company hold National Tourism Quality Accreditation and International Eco Tourism Certification. In 2021, HeliSpirit was awarded the Sir David Brand Award for Tourism at the 2021 Perth Airport WA Tourism Awards. This award is the highest honour in Western Australian tourism and is reserved for those who demonstrate an outstanding contribution to the tourism industry through the ongoing contribution, pursuit of excellence, strong advocacy of the region, innovation and the positive image they promote. It recognises HeliSpirit as one of the best operators in the tourism industry.
See our range of helicopter adventures below.
Land on a mountain pinnacle to enjoy spectacular views over a glass of wine, soar over dramatic gorges, and touch down for a swim under a secret waterfall.
Kununurra is situated along the vast Ord River with mountains surrounding the fertile Ord River Valley.
HeliSpirit has a number of Kununurra scenic flights on offer; from waterfall flights after the rains to romantic sunset heli-picnics looking out over the Ord Valley with your favourite cold drink. There is also a farmer’s special flight to show you the vast expanse of the Ord Irrigation scheme, a mesmerising scenic journey over the ever-changing tidal patterns of the King River, or an epic Bungle Bungle adventure which is a half-day air safari with 2 landings and a picnic stop along the way.
Our skilled pilots offer personal attention and informative in-flight commentary.
HeliSpirit Bungle Bungle Helicopter Flights depart from four places: Purnululu National Park (Bellburn Airstrip), Bungle Bungle Caravan Park, Kununurra and Lake Argyle Resort.
Discover the iconic black and orange banded beehive domes of the Bungle Bungle Range from above and take in the Red Rock Gorges of the Northern Massif, the Western Wall, Picaninny Gorge and Creek, Deep Gorge and Y Gorge. Each departure point offers a different and unique helicopter flight.
Prices start from short scenic flights from within Purnululu National Park to flights from Kununurra which include an overnight stay and a guided ground tour.
Be enthralled by the stunning Cockburn Range, discover ancient land formations and view waterfalls that are only accessible by helicopter.
Known for the abundance of waterfalls, caves and spectacular mountain ranges, HeliSpirit flights aim to showcase the best of what the region has to offer. Discover spring-fed waterfalls and pristine swimming holes where you can land for a swim and picnic lunch.
For the more adventurous, scale ancient caves and crevices of The Lost City, navigating through the darkness of this natural wilderness.
HeliSpirit Lake Argyle helicopter flights offer you the opportunity to see the vast expanse of the lake from above, giving you a whole new perspective and appreciation of its size.
Come up high with us on a thrilling helicopter adventure and you can see all of Lake Argyle and the spectacular surrounding ranges. Your Lake Argyle helicopter flight begins with a lift off from our lawn helipad adjacent to the infinity pool to fly at hilltop height to the Ord Top Dam wall.
HeliSpirit offer scenic flights, heli picnics and a heli rum tour to a local distillery. You can also fly to the Bungle Bungle from our Lake Argyle base.
Due to pilot and aircraft availability, we are currently NOT taking bookings for our Karratha base until further notice. We apologise for the inconvenience.
You’ll be astonished at the picturesque views of the Dampier Archipelago and the stunning blue water when viewed from our helicopter. The contrast between the bright white beaches and the rugged Pilbara landscape is a breathtaking sight. Keep an eye out for turtles, manta rays, dugongs and a range of other marine life.
The Dampier Archipelago is a vast chain of 42 islands with picturesque sandy white beaches, within the raw beauty of the rugged Pilbara landscape. It is not uncommon to witness an abundance of coastal wildlife such as turtles, manta rays, dugongs, dolphins, schools of fish, birdlife… you may even see a whale or two! Fly over the clear blue ocean to the pristine white sand beaches on the many islands west of the Burrup Peninsula.
HeliSpirit’s Mitchell Falls Helicopter flights give you a magnificent bird’s eye view of this remote wilderness.
Punamii-Uunpuu (Mitchell Falls) is located on Wunambal Gaambera Country. This is a National Heritage listed place. There is so much to see from the air at the Mitchell Plateau. A Mitchell Falls helicopter flight gives you a grand perspective of the area you have walked and driven over.
Mitchell Falls flights depart from the campground or from the top of the Mitchell Falls. Bookings are essential. The transfer flight is a short helicopter flight to view the Mitchell Falls from the air and to drop you off at the top of the Mitchell Falls or to pick you up (if you have pre-booked) and take you back to the campground.
There is a longer option out to the Kimberley coast and over the lower Mitchell Falls and Crystal Creek. The 18 minute Triple Waterfall flight includes the lower Mitchell Falls and the JCR falls. A Mitchell Falls helicopter flight gives you a grand perspective of the area you have walked and driven over. You will see gorges, waterfalls, remote beaches and islands if you choose the 48-minute flight.