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Fleurieu Gyroplanes

492 Boettcher Rd | Goolwa Airport, Goolwa, South Australia 5214, Australia
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A lifetime experience to be added to everyone's bucket list

Best flying experience ever. I loved every part of it and David is awesome. The freedoom's feeling... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2018
Christine F
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Flight over southern beaches

My wife treated me to an exhilarating flight in a open top gyro plane. Loved it so much, I'm... read more

Reviewed February 19, 2018
Leoniebok11
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Nairne, Australia
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Experience the thrill and excitement of flying in an open cockpit gyroplane over the beautiful Fleurieu Peninsula. Experience the exhilaration of a trial flying lesson in a dual controlled ELA gyroplane! Following a short introduction to the machine controls and a safety briefing, take to the skies over the stunning Fleurieu Peninsula. Pilot the gyro, safe in the knowledge that you will be flying with an experienced gyroplane pilot, or just sit back and admire the view – it’s entirely up to you!
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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492 Boettcher Rd | Goolwa Airport, Goolwa, South Australia 5214, Australia
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Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Best flying experience ever. I loved every part of it and David is awesome. The freedoom's feeling with the wind and the not-too-high altitude is to be added yo everyone's bucket list. Not only the view of our countryside was stunning, we also got the...More

Thank Christine F
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David O, Owner at Fleurieu Gyroplanes, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2018

Christine, Thankyou for your kind review. Yes it was a special day and I cannot believe I get to do it every day.

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Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

My wife treated me to an exhilarating flight in a open top gyro plane. Loved it so much, I'm already saving up my small change and looking forward to my next flight. The in- helmet communication system meant that David and I could carry on...More

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Reviewed February 11, 2018

This was my first gyroplane flight. It was not only an incredible experience - it provided perhaps the most spectacular birds eye view possible of the south coast from Goolwa to Victor Harbor. This experience cannot be replicated. The flight was also very safe and...More

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Reviewed January 29, 2018

As soon as we arrived David (the instructor) made us feel welcome and confident in his abilities as a pilot and in the Gyroplane. He is a very relatable and knowledgeable person that will teach you as much as you want to know for your...More

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David O, Owner at Fleurieu Gyroplanes, responded to this reviewResponded January 31, 2018

Declan, thank you for your kind words and I look forward to flying with you again soon!

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Reviewed December 7, 2017

I have flown fixed wing including jets as well as helicopters but never a gyro. Its taken me 40 years to try it out even though i have harboured an interest for many years. . David is very knowledgeable and personable. I arranged the flight...More

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David O, Owner at Fleurieu Gyroplanes, responded to this reviewResponded December 8, 2017

Thankyou Wayne for your kind review. I look forward to us meeting again, hopefully when you are flying your own Gyroplane!

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Reviewed November 20, 2017

I had the amazing experience of a flight in a Gyroplane and I absolutely loved it! Amazing views along the coastline and I even got a chance to fly the plane. I was initially a little nervous but once up in the air I felt...More

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Reviewed September 28, 2017

This was something that I will remember for the rest of my life. David showed me through the machines and procedures very thoroughly. The flight was fantastic. Very easy take-off and landing. I even took control for several minutes. These Gyroplanes are a very safe...More

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David O, Owner at Fleurieu Gyroplanes, responded to this reviewResponded September 29, 2017

Thankyou Glenn for your kind review. I hope this flight gave you some good suggestions for the rest of your stay here in South Australia. Maybe we will see you again here soon.

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Reviewed June 23, 2017

I recently had my first gyroplane experience with Fleurieu Gyroplanes. David was a fantastic and reassuring instructor who allowed for a good balance of teaching me how to fly with enjoying the experience/view. I would recommend Fleurieu Gyroplanes to anybody who is interested in getting...More

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David O, Owner at Fleurieu Gyroplanes, responded to this reviewResponded June 24, 2017

Thankyou for your kind review, so glad I was able to share this fantastic area and that you enjoyed it.

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Reviewed June 12, 2017 via mobile

The gyro is both a great thrill to fly and possibly the best way to see the Coorong and surrounds. David's instructions were well articulated and he also did a great job of calming my initial nerves. This was not needed for long, though, because...More

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David O, Owner at Fleurieu Gyroplanes, responded to this reviewResponded June 13, 2017

Thankyou for your kind review. I hope to see you again soon, especially with the whale season beginning.

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Reviewed May 8, 2017 via mobile

Take off from the garden and hop you go, stunning experience, learn how to fly in the simplest aeroplane yet very comfy and safe, the passionate Instructor David will tell you all you want to know and let you fly the machine if you are...More

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