• Flying in Fiordland

    A Southern Lakes Helicopters Travel Blog

Tales from the Sky – A Blog by Southern Lakes Helicopters

With more than 30 years experience in the aviation industry, and a passion for all things Fiordland, our blog gives you an insiders’ peek into what life is like from the skies. Whether it’s a recommendation for a two-night Fiordland itinerary or a story about the time we met Elijah Wood, you’ll find our posts unique, colourful and as kiwi as they come.

Milford Sound Day Trip: What are the options?

May 14, 2018

Not visiting Milford Sound when you travel to New Zealand is like missing out on the Eiffel Tower when in Paris! Here are your best…

Five reasons to take a scenic flight in Fiordland

March 26, 2018

There is no denying it. The world looks amazing from above. Soaking up Fiordland’s grand landscapes from above is a brilliant way to get a…


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