About Us

Rotorlift Aviation is Hobart’s leading helicopter company offering a range of turbine, single and twin engine, aircraft capable of scenic flights, transfers, charters and aerial work.

Rotorlift has been based in Hobart for the past 18 years and is conveniently located next to the Hobart International Airport. This means that for guests arriving into the State we can quickly and efficiently move them to their accommodation, whether it be, Saffire, MONA, Pumphouse Point or the recently opened Truffle Lodge in the Derwent Valley.

We offer free pickup/drop off at all Hobart Hotels and Information Centres.

Our Tours

  • City Scenic
    Experience the exhilaration of viewing our stunning city from an entirely unique perspective. Enjoy panoramic view of Hobart’s historical waterfront, the Tasman Bridge, Wrest point casino and spectacular Mount Wellington. This 20 minute flight is the perfect opportunity for fantastic video footage and those ‘once in a lifetime’ photographs.
    Duration: 20 Minutes (approx.)
  • The Grand Tour
    Discover the rugged splendour of our coastline, and experience the spectacular ambiance of southern Tasmania. Begin the journey with views of Hobart City, travelling on to encompass the historic Port Arthur Penal Settlement, and the remarkable Tasman peninsular. Travel the jagged cliffs of the coastline, and marvel at the contrast in scenery. This flight reveals the absolute finest vista of Tasmania.
    Duration: 60 Minutes (approx.)
  • Bangor Wine and Oyster Shed
    If you are searching for an authentic Tasmanian Vineyard experience with incredible views while sipping fine wine and dining on fresh farm and sea produce, this award-winning venue will not disappoint. The Dunbabin family have lovingly cared for this property since the 1890’s and are passionate about sharing the amazing legacy they have built with their guests. Your flight departs from our Hobart Airport base to Dunalley, taking in views of Boomer Island Castle and Boomer Island which lies within Blackman Bay before landing at Bangor. Relax and enjoy some wine tasting, followed by delicious lunch before flying back to base.
    Duration: 3 Hours (40 minutes flight time)
  • Heli-Jet
    Fly over scenic Hobart City and Mount Wellington, heading south towards the picturesque Huon Valley, abundant with Tasmania's well-renowned apple orchards. We come to land beside the beautifully sheltered Huon River where we board the Huon River Jet Boat for the thrill of a jet boating experience on one of Tasmania's wild rivers (includes jet boat and morning/afternoon tea).
    Duration: 150 Minutes (approx.)
  • Frogmore Creek Winery
    Fly in a helicopter over Hobart, the Tasman Bridge, the harbour and Wrest Point whilst taking in views of Mount Wellington. Drops off at Frogmore Creek Winery where you will receive free wine tasting.
    Duration: 90 Minutes (approx.)
  • Home Hill Winery
    Fly in a helicopter over Hobart, the Tasman Bridge, the harbour and Wrest Point whilst taking in views of Mount Wellington. Fly to the stunning Huon Valley landing at Home Hill Winery. This tour includes a guided tour and wine tasting at the vineyard. Lunch is at an additional price and Return back to Hobart in the Helicopter.
    Duration: 3 Hours (approx.)
  • Mona - The Source
    Fly in a helicopter over Hobart, the Tasman Bridge, the harbour and Wrest Point whilst taking in views of Mount Wellington. Continue over the Derwent River and get dropped off at the Museum of Old and New Art. Enjoy lunch at The Source, MONA's acclaimed restaurant.
    Duration: 60 Minutes (approx.)
  • Take the Controls
    Ever wondered what it feels like to be in control of an aircraft? Wonder no more – fly with one of our experienced aeroplane instructors in our CT4. They will provide a brief on basic aircraft operation then get you in the air. Take the controls and experience the sensation of piloting around some of Tasmania’s most spectacular scenery.
    Duration: 45 Minutes (approx.)
  • All In One
    Can’t decide if you want to Take the Controls or try some Aerobatics? Why not do both at the same time, the All in One flight offers you the change to take over followed by an adrenaline rush of Aerobatics.
    Duration: 60 Minutes (approx.)