Flying lessons in Canberra: A guide to where, when and the best deals
What you need to know about flying a helicopter or plane for the first time from Canberra.
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As the Australian capital, Canberra is no stranger to VIPs in the form of visiting diplomats and ministers.
If staying here makes you want a taste of that lifestyle, it’s possible to have a go at a trial plane or helicopter flight over the city.
Here are a few of the top options.
Where can I take flying lessons in Canberra?
- Canberra Aviation – from Canberra Airport
- Canberra Helicopters – from Canberra Airport
Our top pick:
Helicopter Flying Lesson Over Canberra from RedBalloon
- Spend 30 minutes in the air for $550.
- Spend an hour swotting up in the training school classroom.
- Get your hands on the controls of a dual control Robinson R44 helicopter.
- Look out over the skyline of the Australian capital as you fly.
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Flying lessons in Canberra – companies compared
|Company||Book with||Price (from)||Location||Duration (from)||Extras/inclusions|
|Canberra Helicopters||RedBalloon||$550||Canberra Airport||30 minutes||Hot drinks included.|
|Canberra Aviation||Canberra Aviation||Upon request||Canberra Airport||30 minutes||N/A|
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