Heli Flats – Full-Day Fly Fishing Adventure

We’ve teamed up with Nautilus aviation to offer a fly fishing experience like never before:

  • This exclusive adventure is tailor-made for  fly anglers only.
  • These trips cater for single anglers only + guide (due to weight restrictions)
  • Explore the tropical flats of the Great Barrier Reef without the need for a boat.

Your Journey Begins in Port Douglas:

  • 730 pick up from Accomodation
  • 830 departure
  • Scenic Flight over tropical coastline and Great Barrier Reef.
  • Drop off to Sand Cay by 9am , 6 hours fishing
  • Picked up 3 pm return scenic flight to Port Douglas 
  • Your destination is a secluded tropical sand cay within the Great Barrier Reef.

Secluded Paradise Awaits:

  • Arrive at the remote sand cay with your experienced guide, a packed lunch, and your fly fishing gear.
  • Scheduled during optimal low tides, you’ll have ample time for wading the flats.

Exclusivity and Serenity:

  • Safety regulations ensure that you have the sand cay all to yourselves for the day.
  • Enjoy an intimate guided fishing experience in this pristine paradise.

A Variety of Target Species:

  • The tropical flats offer diverse species, including GT, Permit, Bumphead Parrots, Spangled Emperor, Golden Trevally, Triggerfish, and more.

Seasonal Availability:

  • Please note that these trips are unavailable during the nesting season (March to September) due to bird conservation
  • A level of fitness is required for these trips

Full Day      

Single angler