About Whitsunday Helicopters

Whitsunday Helicopters is a locally owned and operated company based in Mackay, servicing Central Queensland.

Since our beginning in 1993 we have built our reputation to become the local specialists for all types of helicopter work. Our hangar is located in Mackay, yet we provide our services to a large area of Central Queensland and further afield when required by our clients.

We provide a high quality, professional and safe helicopter service at affordable rates.

WHG is ISO 9001 certified in Quality Assurance and also a full Resource Sector compliant operator.

Safety is our highest priority and we operate aircraft that are regularly serviced by experienced engineers. We employ only highly skilled pilots who possess the hours and experience that is required to perform the specialised work that we conduct on a daily basis.  Our average pilot experience is over 6,000 hours.  We do not employ low hour pilots.

Aircraft Available

  • A109 Power Elite x2
  • AS350 Squirrel x3
  • Other aircraft available on request

Specialist Services

  • Marine $ Shipping Work
  • Lifting, slinging and long-lining
  • Powerline construction, stringing and inspection
  • Corporate and private charter
  • Geo and general survey
  • Film and photography
  • Incendiary work and fire spotting
  • Feral animal control
  • Mining support

Contact Us

Are you interested in further information about the specialised or charter services we offer?