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Updraught Microlights and Hang Gliders

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Address: 21 Hartley St, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
Phone Number:
0419 773 309
07:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 23:00

Owners Description .The ground zooms by then steadily drops away as you...

Owners Description .The ground zooms by then steadily drops away as you enter the perfect vault of sky above . A surreal world opens where the cool blue shades of the Coral Sea are in perfect harmony with a calling wind .Fear and Apprehension give way to Excitement and Adventure as you fly up on eagle wings .For a moment in time be part of this extreme environment . Marvel at the Tropical Wonders . Of Golden Beaches , Crystal Rivers , Ancient Rainforest and Towering Mountains . Of Crocodile , Turtle , Shark , Manta , Dugong and Dolphine .Take a flight into the beautiful blue and cast free those shackles of earthly capture .Kindest Regards .Management .

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Fly like a bird.

Thanks Kevin for such a wonderful and an amazing experience of hand gliding. I am glad that I did fly with you. It felt amazing being able to fly up in the air. Initially, I was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dipti A

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Thanks Kevin for such a wonderful and an amazing experience of hand gliding. I am glad that I did fly with you. It felt amazing being able to fly up in the air. Initially, I was very scared but I could do it finally. Kevin is a gentleman with many years of experience and a good instructor. If anyone looking... More 

Thank Dipti A
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Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Thanks Kevin another fantastic morning My friends just loved the experience with you and looking forward to another ...Thank you for letting us have ago.. ..if your thinking about doing this experience. ..this guy is amazing again thanks. . will see you soon

Thank Joe M
Adelaide, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 19 February 2017

My lovely family gave me the wonderful gift of a flying experience with Kevin. They knew that I always have wanted to hang-glide, so when I was blessed with the microlight flight it was a fabulous wish come true. When I saw Kevin I felt very instantly safe and could see that he was very skilled and experienced, which gave... More 

Thank kasemets
1 review
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Kevin is a gentleman with many years of experience as a hang-gliding and trike (that's a powered hang-glider) instructor. He can fly you from the airfield over Port Douglas in the trike or fly tandem in a hang-glider from Rex Lookout. My interest was to learn to fly a hang glider. It was a great experience. I highly recommend contacting... More 

Thank Alan G
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29 reviews
15 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 29 December 2016

Kevin, the owner, is the nicest guy you could ask for. He prides himself on safety and customer service. He really goes out of his way to make this experience a one to remember all throughout life. Where else in the world will you get to soar over the great barrier reef in a tandem microlight or hanglider. Absolutely must... More 

Thank Carl P
Canberra, Australia
2 reviews
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Seeing the reef from above was spectacular - and I don't like heights!! We saw lots of turtles, a shark and a sting ray. I've snorkelled and dived a few times, but to see the reef from a different perspective made me appreciate the vastness and beauty of the forests and reef. Kevin is a fantastic person - funny and... More 

Thank Banabala
1 review
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

What an amazing experience. Weather & location make this a must do. Kevin the pilot made it even better with his great knowledge of the area. Was great to have a go at the controls as well. Highly recommend it and hope to be back.

Thank Juke H
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Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Really awesome! Calm day with great views and two crocodiles seen in the river. Even better with the turbulence flying directly over the crocodiles!!

Thank Alistair R
Sylvania Nsw
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 26 October 2016

Always wanted to fly one of these! What a day highly recommended this company, Kevin was so informative, safe and organised,don't hesitate to go for a fly you will see the best of Tropical North Qld. It is the ultimate adventure! A must for all!!!! Cameron

Thank Georgia W
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 23 October 2016

I booked with this company after having read all the excellent reviews it had been given, it did not let me down. Kevin, is friendly and puts any fears you may have at ease. He explains everything & does all safety checks and you feel in good hands before take off which is what you want. I had initially booked... More 

Thank Lisa M

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