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Mary River Wetlands Disovery

Nautilus Aviation has been operating as a privately-owned and operated luxury Helicopter charter company since 1993.

Nautilus Aviation is proud to combine a spectacular helicopter flight over Top End floodplains with an exhilarating, sensory-filled airboat adventure and safari cruise operated by Wildlands Wetlands Safaris on the majestic Mary River Wetlands. The world-class Mary River Wetlands, teaming with wildlife - and specifically, the highest concentration of Saltwater Crocodiles in the Southern Hemisphere - is a must do experience! The highly qualified and passionate guides of Wildland Safaris will take you on an unrivalled tour of Australia's largest wetland system. From the helicopter gain a true appreciation of the size and beauty of the wetlands and from the airboat and safari cruise, close views of crocodiles, colourful flora and a myriad of native wildlife including wallabies, jabirus, sea eagles, kites, kingfishers, brolgas, buffaloes and jacanas. The Mary River system is an easy, 80-minute drive east of Darwin along the famous Arnhem Highway. Buy why drive, when you can fly? The seemingly endless floodplains of the Mary River are a photographers paradise. This tour is for the traveller who wants to see it all and doesn't want to settle for anything less. *Please Note: Tour age minimum is 4 years. Options available excluding airboat.