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ANZCRO (UK) (the Australia New Zealand Central Reservations Office) was initially established in 1990, with the UK office having been open since 2001. With our Head Office based in Southport, Australia, and offices in Queenstown New Zealand, & Truro, the company has successfully grown to become one of the largest tour operators to New Zealand, Australia & the South Pacific.   [read more..]


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Scenic Helicopter Flight to Hole in the Rock

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ANZCRO / Scenic Helicopter Flight to Hole in the Rock

Scenic Helicopter Flight to Hole in the Rock


per person

Discover the Bay of Islands by Helicopter, this 20 minute scenic flight providing spectacular coastline views and island scenery including the famous Hole in the Rock.

The helipad is located next to the main wharf in Paihia, as soon as you lift off you will have magnificent aerial views of the Paihia township, the township of Russell across the bay and spectacular coastline all the way to the famous Hole in the Rock.

The flight time is 20 minutes and departure times are not fixed, all flights are scheduled according to demand on the day, on cruise ship days demand is heavy and pre-bookings are essential. All flights require a minimum of two passengers and a maximum of five passengers.

All Heli Scenic flights depart and return from the Heliport beside the Paihia Wharf and Maritime Building (main street Paihia). Cruise ships come into Waitangi wharf, after disembarking the ship you need to catch the shuttles from Waitangi to Paihia (5 minutes) then Report to Heliport Paihia wharf.


  • Aerial views of the Paihia Township
  • Aerial views of the Russell Township
  • Waitangi Treaty Grounds from the air
  • Hole in the Rock
  • Opportunity to photograph your cruise ship from the air in this most beautiful of settings
  • Magnificent coastal scenery
  • Modern comfortable helicopters
  • Every seat is a window seat

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Adult: £159
Child (3 – 14 years): £159

Conditions: Prices are per person. Valid for travel until 30 September 2019. Prices were correct at time of submission but are subject to change without notice. Above stated prices include discounts (if applicable). Please enquire for full information.

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