Updraught Microlights – Fly Port Douglas
Experience the thrill of taking the controls as you soar above Port Douglas in a microlight.
Port Douglas flights where you can see the reef from all angles and feel the sense of freedom riding in the open cockpit of a microlight.
Amazing views from the azure coastline stretching as far as the eye can see in both directions to the blankets of rainforest covering the ranges.
Need To Know
- Bookings required by 4pm the day prior to tour.
- Flight duration 30 minutes.
- Transfers from and to Port Douglas available.
- Flight times 6am, 7am, 8am, 9am, 10am, 4.30pm & 5.30pm.
Updraught Microlights and Hang Gliders owner Kevin Gilligan is a Chief Flight Instructor in Microlighting and Hang Gliding, one of only three people in Australia with such credentials.
Kevin built his first glider in 1976 and has competed in more than 25 national competitions.
His HGFA-approved flight training facilities are located in the heart of Queensland’s tropical north coast nestled among the Great Barrier Reef, gardens of tropical palms and pristine rainforest, crystal mountain streams and golden beaches.
The ecology in this tropical paradise is very much intact and while flying you might see crocodiles, dugongs, turtles, sharks, dolphins or giant rays.