Cloud 9 Seaplanes

Multiple Locations

Cloud 9 Seaplanes offers scenic joy flights, island day trips, romantic island picnics and whale watching flights. They specialise in showing people how beautiful and stunning the Gold Coast is from the air.

Their pilots ensure their passengers have an amazing time while experiencing the thrills of flying in a seaplane. They are a unique business that provides memories that last a lifetime.

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Seaplane Scenic/Fun Flights

Awesome seaplanes flights over the Gold Coast, hinterland and islands.

Experience the thrill of taking off and landing on the water.

Whale watching from the air, Island hopping by Seaplane or scenic fun flights with a difference.

This is an experience you will remember forever.

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$65 $445
Seaplane Romantic Picnic

Head off on the ultimate romantic getaway with a picnic lunch on your own secluded tropical island paradise. Enjoy a spectacular scenic seaplane flight over the Gold Coast before arriving at your romantic destination where you can swim, relax and explore in total privacy and enjoy lunch including a gourmet platter of fresh seafood along with chilled champagne.

They offer two different Seaplane romantic picnic packages. The difference between them is as follows;

The Deluxe Picnic;

You are the only passengers on the plane. Much longer flying time via Surfers Paradise. The location can be pre setup if you choose. Extra food specifically tailored to your needs.

The surprise and service are first class and designed to suit your personalities. It is perfect for special occasions if you want a world class product.

On the standard picnic there may be other people on the plane, the flight is shorter and the food is slightly less than the Deluxe.

Food includes, Prawns, Moreton Bay Bugs, oyster, cold meats, fruits, dips, chocolate, champagne, Corona beer, water and soft drink.

They provide table, chairs, beach umbrella, picnic rug and an amazing location.

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$345 $445
South Stradbroke Island Day Tours

Journey to the beautiful South Stradbroke Island with a ride aboard a scenic seaplane flight. You'll enjoy spectacular views over the Gold Coast as you travel towards this popular destination.

Once on the island there is so much to see and do, you can choose to take it easy and relax on the beach or you can explore the three resorts and bars on the island.

This is a unique way to experience the natural beauty of the Gold Coast and is perfectly suited for couples looking to escape or families wanting to try something different.

If your flight is between May and November you might be lucky enough to spot some of the migrating Humpback Whales from above. The waters off the Gold Coast are known as a 'Humpback Highway' meaning these incredible creatures are frequently sited on their way up north to warmer waters.

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$245 $245

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Keswick Island, Mackay Area
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Snorkelling on Keswick Island

Keswick Island, Mackay Area
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The Great Barrier Reef coral fringes Keswick and provides magnificent snorkelling, especially at Connie Bay and Coral Gardens. Keswick's coral reef offers something for everyone, from swim-through caves and deep canyons to wide shallows, teeming with marine life.

Whale Watching on Keswick Island

Keswick Island, Mackay Area
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Humpback Whales can be frequently seen around Keswick Island during their annual migration through the Whitsundays between the months of July to September. Seeing the whales frolicking nearby, or guiding a newborn calf through the protected waters of Egremont Passage, is a truly magical experience.

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Keswick Island, Mackay Area
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Keswick Island, Mackay Area
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Keswick Island, Mackay Area
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Keswick Island, Mackay Area
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Shoal Point, Mackay Area
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Keswick Island

Keswick Island, Mackay Area
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