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Address: | MKT Airfield, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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+61 408 872 212
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Helifish specialises in helicopter fishing tours to remote areas of the NT...

Helifish specialises in helicopter fishing tours to remote areas of the NT and targets the iconic Barramundi. Our tours are so much more than just a fishing trip with your Helicopter flight taking you over and to some of the best landscapes in the NT and you will see a huge variety of wildlife. We offer a range of sight seeing tours as well to iconic locations like Litchfield National Park and Kakadu

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Helifishing

Fantastic day with our excellent pilot Ryan. He really knows what his stuff. Second time we've been with Ryan and we would definitely go with him again.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Fantastic day with our excellent pilot Ryan. He really knows what his stuff. Second time we've been with Ryan and we would definitely go with him again.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was so unbelievably stoked when I had a phone call from the NT News announcing I had won the "Hook, Line and Sinker" competition last month. To be perfectly honest, we would have probably purchased the tour in the future if we hadn't won it. It was a once in a lifetime opportunity and lived up to any or... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

What a great experience. Our tour guide gave us a great insight to the area and took us to some great spots. Not many fish but didn't matter at all. Best thing we did in Darwin.

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Jerrabomberra, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

My husband and I went helifishing and it was a fantastic day out. Our guide Tim was great, with plenty of gear and lots of local knowledge. He flew us to some amazing places, so we got to see plenty of the local wildlife, crocs, wild pigs, water buffalo and bird life, and the good thing was my hubby caught... More 

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Mark R, Owner at HeliFish - Day Tours, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your review and we are pleased you enjoyed our tour experience. Looking forward to taking you out again sometime. cheers Mark More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

Even though we didn't catch fish, not through lack of trying though - we had the best time. The guide/pilot was extremely professional. Would absolutely recommend this to anyone wanting to see remote fishing in Australia and especially the Top End.

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Mark R, Owner at HeliFish - Day Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing the tour and it is good that the experience was great even though the Barra were not cooperative on your day out. It is disappointing when they are off the bite but it is one aspect of fishing that we just have no control over I'm afraid. Best time for the barra fishing is usually during... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

One of the best days I have ever experienced.... Tim our tour guide was fantastic with his knowledge of the area. Truly professional, safety always a priority.... The experience of catching a Barra out in the wild with crocs everywhere is not to be missed.... Worth every single cent and I can now tick off my bucket list!

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Mark R, Owner at HeliFish - Day Tours, responded to this review

We are really pleased the day met and exceeded your expectations. Tim thoroughly enjoyed your company and would love to take your tour if you decide to come visit us again. Congrats on your Barra catch. Regards Mark More 

Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2016

Helifish is a once in a Life time experience. From the time I booked until we arrived back at the Airstrip, this experience is second to none. Mark's email communication before the trip was great. We had to have 2 Helicopters for our family of four, 2 adults, and two 17 year olds.. Tim and Ben were our pilots and... More 

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Mark R, Owner at HeliFish - Day Tours, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your review of the experience we offer and really pleased we were able to tailor the tour to tick all the boxes. Its great when a surprise all comes together. cheers mark More 

Weymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2016

booked this as the wife's 60th birthday present. couldn't have had a better day doing something completely out of our normal routines. both caught a few fish, some decent sizes too. nice tour around the sights of the national park with tim, out pilot, giving a superb commentary. rounded off the day by landing in a pub garden for a... More 

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Mark R, Owner at HeliFish - Day Tours, responded to this review

Sounds like you all did the lot on your tour....great you enjoyed it so much. Thanks for taking the time to review. Cheers Mark More 

Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2016

A great experience. Didn't catch much, the three of us only managed 3 between us, but one was a whopper of a barra. No probs, the run off was not what it should have been, but a terrific day out. Highly recommended.

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Mark R, Owner at HeliFish - Day Tours, responded to this review

Thanks Marion & Mike for your review. Fishing on your day was a little slow but the big one made it all worth it. So pleased you enjoyed the whole experience. regards Mark More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

Worth every cent! Caught Barramundi on a Monday! You never go out fishing expecting a catch and we caught more than we bargained for. The landscape you get to see and the wildlife is amazing. Tim our tour guide was great, knew a lot about the area and was great at setting up my rod. Would definitely go back!

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Mark R, Owner at HeliFish - Day Tours, responded to this review

Thanks for the Review Blair. Great knowing you enjoyed the remote places and landscapes we took you too...as well as the fishing. Hope to see you all again soon. More 

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