Silt Jetties

Flight 3 – The Silt Jetties

From: $260.00 Inc. GST

* Price per person, minimum of 2 people required

Take to the skies and be captivated by the unrivalled beauty of Gippsland Lakes during this 20 minute Scenic Flight. Gippsland Lakes have a unique character, defined by the presence of the Mitchell River Silt Jetties at Eagle Point. These naturally formed silt banks run for over six kilometres, making them one of the longest in the world. Fly past the popular holiday spot of Paynesville and over Raymond Island. Continue coastal past the Barrier Landing, another popular holiday spot, before flying over the Entrance and back to the airfield.


From: $260.00 Inc. GST

Our helicopters have max individual passenger weight of 130kg.

Our helicopters have a total passenger weight of 275kg.

Additional Information

  • Full Experience: 30-35 minutes
  • Flight Time: 20 minutes approximately
  • Depart: Lakes Entrance Airfield, East Gippsland
  • Product Code: SFLT3

After a safety briefing, you will board the helicopter and head west towards the Mitchell River Silt Jetties. Your pilot will continue along these unusually thin landforms and then onto the popular holiday destinations of Paynesville and Raymond Island, home to approximately 200 Koalas. Continue over Boole Poole towards the infamous Ninety Mile Beach. Stretching as far as the eye can see, this endless paradise boasts spectacular golden sand beaches and brilliant blue hues in the ocean. Track coastal past the Barrier Landing, returning to the airfield via The Entrance.

* Minimum 2 passengers applies to all flights. Total price determined by number of passengers and options selected.

Preferred booking time not available online? Please do not hesitate to contact the team at Lakes Entrance Helicopters for assistance during office hours on (03) 9017 0120 or email us at

All Flights

  1. Prices are in Australian Dollars (AUD).
  2. All flights are subject to a minimum of 2 passengers.
  3. Our helicopters have a maximum individual passenger weight of 130kg.
  4. All flights are subject to weather and air traffic control. The Pilot In Command has the final word over the flight.

Scenic Flights

  1. Our helicopters have a total passenger weight of 275kg.
  2. Our helicopters have 4 seats and carry 3 passengers. One infant under the age of 3 may be carried on an adult lap free of charge.
  3. Groups with 4 or more passengers will become multiple flights. Keep this in mind when booking online as multiple bookings can be added to the cart.

Payment, Cancellation & Refund

Our payment, cancellation and refund policies are very straight forward. You pay on the day at the airfield using cash or credit card, you can cancel anytime prior to scheduled departure without penalty and refunds are processed using the same payment method (cash or credit card).


  1. Payment by cash or credit card at the airfield on the day of flight.
  2. Scenic Flights and Heli Experiences are paid prior to scheduled departure.
  3. Charter Flights have the option of post flight payment using cash, credit card or invoice.


  1. A booking may be cancelled anytime prior to scheduled departure.
  2. Customers who are 15 minutes or more late (without notice) for their scheduled departure will be automatically cancelled.
  3. Cancellation of a flight due to weather conditions called by the pilot or unavailability of aircraft or staff will receive an option of rescheduling the flight or a full refund.


  1. Refund requests are only accepted on the day of flight and processed using the same payment method.
  2. Once the flight departs a refund is no longer available, even if a customer requests an early return to base.