Date: August 12th, 2022, Posted by Marcella
Heliworks offers access to some of the best Heli Hiking in the region. Just minutes from Queenstown we can transport you to a wonderland of unparalleled beauty.
We have numerous trips to offer, but are more than happy to take you to wherever you would like to go. We hold arrangements with local high country stations and can arrange to drop you off in remote and stunning locations; we promise you it doesn’t get any better than this.
With access to utilize a variety of locations and terrain, and associations with some excellent local guides we can design the perfect itinerary for your group whatever your fitness level. From a short afternoon walk to an overnight wilderness camping and hiking experience, come on a heli-hike trip with us and we’ll show you around our spectacular backyard!
Date: August 11th, 2022, Posted by Marcella
Experience biking the only way with our biking partner, HeliBike NZ.
Helibike NZ has been sharing backcountry Queenstown with mountain bikers from around the world since 2001.
Owned by former downhill mountain-bike champion and AJ Hackett Bungy New Zealand co-founder Henry van Asch, HeliBike NZ has exclusive access to private high country stations and DOC land across five Central Otago, New Zealand ranges.
Long-term Queenstowner Henry, and his experienced local guides, will show you their playground from high up in one of our Squirrel helicopters, then guide you down through epic alpine landscapes.
Get in touch with HelibikeNZ for a full run down on options.
Date: August 10th, 2022, Posted by Marcella
The Wakatipu region boasts some of the best trout fishing in the world. Remote high country lakes and rivers contain trophy fish that fisherman until now could only dream of catching.
Heliworks Queenstown has for many years been providing access around Queenstown to the pristine trout filled streams and rivers in the using its modern helicopter fleet. Within 15 minutes we can have you on the banks of some of the southern alps most famous fisheries.
Get in touch with us for our set transfer rates to some rivers in the Queenstown area. Please note that the open season on these rivers is the 1st November – 31st May.
Heliworks work closely with the following fishing operators:
To organize your fishing license or to see pricing please visit http://www.fishandgame.org.nz/buy-your-licence-now. If you are organising your own guide, they will usually do this for you.
We encourage all parties hiking/fishing/hunting in remote areas to have or hire a personal locator beacon/SAT Phone as even the most experienced person can run into problems in the wild. You can hire these either from Film Radios 021 533 887 or Queenstown Radio Services 03 442 2357