YARRA VALLEY HELICOPTER SERVICES is the first established Helicopter company in the Yarra Valley. We specialise in conducting safe, courteous & exciting helicopter scenic flights around the Yarra Valley region, we can also customise flights to suit your specific needs, In addition, our friendly and professional staff are here to answer any questions you may have about our company or our services.

At YARRA VALLEY HELICOPTER SERVICES, our goal is to provide you with a helicopter adventure that not only will inspire you, but will be an experience that you never forget.These flights are the perfect gift for special occasions such as birthdays and romantic occasions, have you seen the Yarra Valley & surrounding areas at dusk from the comfort of your own Helicopter with a picturesque sunset? you can with us.

Please spend some time & browse our web site for more information about YARRA VALLEY HELICOPTER SERVICES. If you have any questions or would like to speak with a company representative regarding our services or customising your own flight, please contact us at the above link.

At YARRA VALLEY HELICOPTER SERVICES we are about providing a truly memorable Helicopter experience...... for you

- WE LOOK FORWARD TO SATISFYING YOUR AVIATION NEEDS -

Staff

CRAIG - DIRECTOR

E- Mail craig@flyyarravalley.com.au

TIM - CHIEF PILOT

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CRAIG CREATED YARRA VALLEY HELICOPTERS IN 2005 AFTER A LIFE LONG AMBITION TO OWN AND OPERATE A SUCCESSFUL HELICOPTER COMPANY.

CRAIG’S HARD WORK & DETERMINATION HAVE SET YARRA VALLEY HELICOPTERS AS THE PROMINENT HELICOPTER SERVICE IN THE YARRA VALLEY REGION.

CRAIG HAS A VERY HANDS ON APPROACH TO THE BUSINESS & YOU WILL OFTEN FIND HIM WORKING ON NEW WAYS TO EXPAND THE COMPANY WITH HIS ENTHUSIASTIC ‘CAN DO’ ATTITUDE.

 

HAVING ALWAYS BEEN FASCINATED BY HELICOPTERS, TIM TOOK THE PLUNGE & BEGAN HIS PILOT TRAINING IN 2003.

AFTER GAINING HIS COMMERCIAL HELICOPTER LICENCE, TIM STARTED FLYING AROUND MANY AREAS OF VICTORIA FOR DIFFERENT HELICOPTER OPERATORS MAINLY CONDUCTING SCENIC JOY FLIGHTS.

 

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E-Mail andy@flyyarravalley.com.au

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ANDY - OPERATIONS MANAGER & PILOT

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ANDY STARTED FLYING TRAINING AT AGE 14 AT CAMDEN AERODROME, NSW IN GLIDERS AND GAINED HIS AEROPLANE STUDENT LICENCE AT 16 (BEFORE HE STARTED TO DRIVE A CAR!)

THE HELICOPTER ‘BUG’ SOON CAUGHT HIM AND HE FOUND HIMSELF ENROLLED IN COMMERCIAL HELICOPTER TRAINING.

ANDY HAS BEEN INVOLVED WITH GLIDER, AEROPLANE, ULTRALIGHT, GYROCOPTER & HELICOPTER FLYING.

 

 

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E-Mail tim@flyyarravalley.com.au

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BAILEY - FUTURE PILOT !!!

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KEEN TO START HIS CAREER AS SOON AS POSSIBLE, BAILEY COERCED HIS DAD TO LET HIM BE PART OF THE BUSINESS AT A YOUNG AGE.

LEARNING THE ROPES AT A FAST RATE, HE SOON FELT RIGHT AT HOME BEHIND THE CONTROLS OF A HELICOPTER.

WE HOPE BAILEY HAS A LONG & PROSPEROUS HELICOPTER CAREER !!

YARRA VALLEY HELICOPTER SERVICES ESTABLISHED ITSELF IN THE YARRA VALLEY IN 2003 AS THE FIRST HELICOPTER COMPANY TO SERVICE THE REGION.

YARRA VALLEY HELICOPTER SERVICES operate the Eurocopter EC-120 Colibri & Robinson R-44 Raven Helicopters which are highly regarded in the industry as being two of the most versatile & modern Helicopters in use today.The R-44 has an excellent reputation for reliability and safety and is used by flying training schools, TV & media, military, police, agriculture & many other applications around the world.

The R-44 makes for the perfect scenic flight Helicopter due to the reason that every passenger is guaranteed a window seat for the best possible view & the window surface area is extremely good in this model giving you the best OPPORTUNITY to see the surrounding environment.

The EC-120 is one of the most advanced Helicopters available in the WORLD market, featuring sleek and beautiful lines, the French built EC-120 has established itself in the Australian Helicopter industry as one of the most desirable single engine turbine Helicopters for corporate & VIP transfers, marine pilot transfers, filming & photo work & scenic flying. Our EC-120 is the perfect aircraft for exclusive and VIP transfers, it features Bose headsets for all occupants, the VERY best available for your comfort.

R-44 Specifications

Manufacturer: Robinson Helicopter Corporation, USA

Seating: 1 Pilot + 3 Passengers

Engine: Textron Lycoming O-540

Speed: Cruise speed 200 km/h +

Endurance: 3 hours at cruise speed

             

EC-120 Specifications

Manufacturer: Eurocopter, France

Seating: 1 Pilot + 4 Passengers

Engine: Turbomeca Arrius 2F Turboshaft

Speed: Cruise speed 220 km/h +

Endurance: 3 hours at cruise speed

Please contact us at Yarra Valley Helicopters - Phone (03) 9739 1267 - Mobile 0408 923 102

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