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Address: | Terminal Two, Whitsunday Airport, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia (Formerly Whitsunday Tigermoth Adventures)
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+61 422 875 541
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 17:00
Description:

Do something a bit different. It seems that everyone has gone skydiving,...

Do something a bit different. It seems that everyone has gone skydiving, and everyone has a tattoo.

But very few have experienced a ride like this...

Get strapped in, don your leather flying helmet and goggles, and roar upwards on an unforgettable aerobatic flight over Airlie Beach in a 1940 Biplane.

Feel the wind in your face, and hang by your straps, upside down over Airlie Beach and be part of aviation as it once was. When the men who flew were pioneers, explorers and adventurers. The flight doesn't take long, but the experience will last a lifetime.

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THE BEST!!!

I went for a flight in the YAK 52. The most beautiful plane I have ever seen. Nick is an awesome pilot - funny and charismatic. Very knowledgable. The scenic flight is one of the... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2017
Candice L
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Melbourne, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 19 March 2017

I went for a flight in the YAK 52. The most beautiful plane I have ever seen. Nick is an awesome pilot - funny and charismatic. Very knowledgable. The scenic flight is one of the prettiest views I have ever seen over the magical Whitsundays. You can go mental if you want to (which is what I did) or not... More 

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Thank Candice L
Mildura, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 30 December 2016

WOW, once in a lifetime experiance. Very professionally run and a beautifully presented and maintained YAK 52 aircraft. Highly recommended.

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Thank scottbpi
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1 review
Reviewed 10 November 2016

A couple of months ago I had a wonderfull experience with the Tigermoth. First a very clear explanation of what to expect of the beautiful airplane! First a scenic flight over a lot of beautiful Islands, then the Acrobatics, never had such an experience. Later on I booked the same trip for my girlfriend as I could not explain how... More 

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Thank maartendegraaf2016
Brisbane, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Had an amazing time doing acrobatics over Airlie Beach. Its defiantly an experience everyone should have! Nick is a great pilot and excellent host. I would go again if i go back ti Airlie beach.

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Thank Patrick255068
Queensland, Australia
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Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

I'd the best experience in my life with Tigermoth adventures. The flight and the pilot were amazing but also important is the service that I received before, during and after the flight. The pilot (Nick) an amazing guy that not only do his job or it's a job to him but really you can tell that he enjoys seeing his... More 

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Thank Tosgui
1 review
Reviewed 22 June 2016

I loved it, the scenic flight was just incredible, pilot has a great sense of humour, I am so glad I went for the Aerobatics after the scenic flight, the rush was intense, I lost count of the amount of spins and loops we did. If I am back in the Whitsundays again I will back in a Tigermoth!

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Thank Gordon S
Bundaberg, Australia
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Reviewed 19 June 2016

This was a experience of a lifetime.....best 60th birthday present ever...the views were absolutely stunning. A great history lesson on the whitsundays for the whole flight...I cant reccommend this flight highly enough, a must do

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Thank AnnRob5665
Dubai
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

Had the most awesome experience flying solo in the open cockpit of this beautiful plane. Definitely the best way to see the Whitsundays and Whitehaven, complete with a narrated tour with heaps of interesting local knowledge by owner Nick the only thing missing was whales but they're here now so maybe I should go again! I'd recommend the experience to... More 

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Thank NikkiDXB
Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed 9 June 2016

This was a really marvellous experience,my friend and I both did the flight Thel had a little bit of a loop,My tummy was not the best so I decided against the loop,Thel thoroughly enjoyed the experience.Would recommend it as it is a once in a lifetime experience.thanks to Nick sorry can't remember the other pilots name.

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Thank Erin3241
1 review
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

Had an excellent time. Great experience. Very friendly. Cameras accident broke half way through and we got to go back up again to get the footage. Unfortunately they didn't work again so they were kind enough to give what they had to us for free. Would recommend to anyone!!

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