Skydive Airlie Beach 14,000 ft Tandem Skydiving

Get ready for the most incredible views of the Great Barrier Reef, Whitsunday Islands and Airlie Beach!

Airlie Beach/Whitsundays, Australia
4 hrs
Start time
6:00 am
Group size
Pick up & Drop off
Minimum age
12 yrs
AUD $309
AFP Levy $35 included
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What's Included

  • Skydive Airlie Beach 14,000 ft at speeds over 220 km per hour 
  • Scenic flight over Airlie Beach and the Whitsunday Islands
  • Soak up the spectacular views of the city of North Queensland, the Great Barrier Reef, views Whitsundays, and the Ocean
  • Land in Port of Airlie
  • Free pick up & drop off from Airlie Beach accommodation available - all pickups 15 minutes before the session time
  • 5 star Skydive Training Facility *Professional Instruction & Training
  • Certificate of your Skydive

What's excluded

  • You can purchase the photos and DVD at the venue before the jump - Cost Photos Only $89 / Video Only $119 / Photos + Videos $129
  • Please note that an APF & admin levy of $35 applies and needs to be paid directly at the drop zone.



Our Airlie Beach drop zone is in the heart of Queensland's most popular tourism spot, the island Whitsundays. Just minutes from the town of Airlie Beach, we provide free return transfers to your accommodation. Jump from the incredible altitude of up to 14,000ft directly over the crystal clear waters and sparkling white sands of the Great Barrier Reef.


Experience the ultimate thrill of freefall at over 220 km/hr for up to an insane 60 seconds, and then float under canopy for 5-7 minutes soaking up breath-taking views. Skydiving Airlie Beach just doesn't get any better.


About Skydive Australia

Skydive Australia is the largest and most professional skydive company in Australia and was the first company to develop the tandem skydive. Skydive Australia offers thrill-seeking tourists from around the world the perfect excuse to jump out of a plane over 5 of the most breathtaking and unique locations in Australia. It has more than 30 years experience and is regarded as a pioneer in the industry. It now conducts over 100,000 tandem skydives each year. With a 100% commitment to safety.

Our professional and highly experienced instructors are trained to international standards and equipped with the latest parachute technology and back up automatic deployment computers. Between them they have completed over 2,000,000 skydives. At Skydive Australia we pride ourselves in delivering quality and service for our Jump the Beach and Skydive Australia products. We have a great team spirit, we love what we do and we are passionate about making sure our customers have the very best experience on each and every skydive.


APF & Admin Levy

Skydiving anywhere in Australia requires you to become a member of the Australian Parachute Federation. Prior to the day of your skydive please record your details by clicking on the link below. If you have not already made payment, your membership and APF & admin levy of $35 will be processed on the day of your skydive.

For more information about the APF & Admin Levy click here.


Booking Instructions

After you have completed the booking with us, you will receive a voucher and invoice as a proof of your booking and payment. Skydive Australia reservation team will send you a schedule and reconfirm your booking. You can also call them to reconfirm your booking or ask them any questions you may have regarding pickup time and location. Please mention your pickup location in a message box on the payments page.

How to get there?
Check in office address: 1/265 Shute Harbour Rd, Airlie Beach (opposite the main bus stop)  
Drop zone address: Whitsunday Airport, Shute Harbour Rd            
Free pick up (No spectators):
  • Cannonvale: Coles Bus Stop at the Whitsunday Shopping Centre
  • BIG 4 caravan park - Cannonvale
  • Seabreeze Tourist Park
  • Coral Sea Resort
  • Abel Point Marina
  • Port of Airlie (Terminal)
  • Jubilee Pocket: Jubilee Tavern Bus Stop, Airlie Cove Bus Stop 
  • Shute Harbour: Shute Harbour Boat Terminal Bus Stop


Free transfert from Airlie Beach: If you're staying in Airlie Beach, we'll pick you up from your accommodation, take you out to our drop zone, throw you out of a plane, and then drop you straight back at your door (or the pub - skydiving ought to be celebrated!) once it's all over.


Self driving:
From Airlie Beach
  • Whitsunday Airport is located just a short drive from the tourist precinct of Airlie Beach. 
  • Head east on Shute Harbour Road for five minutes, then turn left onto Air Whitsunday Road. 
  • You can't miss the big white and red plane at the entry of the airport, so finding us couldn't be easier!


From MacKay

  • The drive from Mackay will take approximatley 2 hours. 
  • Take Gordon St to National Highway A1, Turn right onto National Highway A1 then turn right onto Shute Harbour Rd  and Follow Shute Harbour Rd to Air Whitsunday Rd in Flametree


By Bus:

The Bus stop outside the airfield is called “flame tree” stop. Buses run every 20 - 30 minutes. 


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$35 APF & admin levy is paid on board fee, as such has to be always paid on the day of skydive directly to the operator. 

Operating Hours

Operating Hours from 7am to 5pm Departure & Return Times (to/from Hotel or pick up/drop point)  half day, exact times are advised by Reservations upon the booking. Not operating on 25th Dec and 1st Jan.

Medical questionnaire

Min. numbers 1pax. Medical questionnaire and waiver is translated into various foreign languages - Chinese, Japanese, Korean, French, German 

Age Requirements

If you are between 12-18 years you must have parental or legal guardian consent. If your parent or legal guardian cannot be with you on the day of your skydive you must notify our office immediately. We will arrange for the correct documents of consent to be sent to you prior to your skydive. 


No alcohol is to be consumed 8 hours prior to your tandem skydive, we reserve the right to refuse clients we suspect to be intoxicated with no refund. 

Scuba Diving

Due to medical restrictions, you must not scuba dive 24 hours prior to skydiving. 

Weight Restrictions and Charges

Any client weighing 95kg or more must be assessed by our Drop Zone Safety Officer on site to determine safety issues due to harness size restrictions and weather conditions.

Weight Restrictions and Charges, payable on arrival:

95kg - 104.9kg = $50

105kg and above = $75

110kg and above requires on-site assessment

Video and Photos

Cameramen/Tandem Masters are filming in extreme conditions and malfunctions may occur from time to time. Issues of tandem passenger movement, focus, framing, moisture, vibration may result in video and photo content being inconsistent from passenger to passenger. Upon a total camera failure, with no usable footage being available from your jump: You are entitled to a FULL REFUND of your purchase price of your camera product.

Cancellation Policy:

In the event that a booking is cancelled or changed, the following fees will apply:

  • Cancellation more than 48 hours before departure: no fee
  • Cancellation within 48 hours of departure: 100% of the cost
  • Rescheduling of booking within 48 hours of departure: $110 fee


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Skydive Airlie Beach
Horizons Way, AIRLIE BEACH, Whitsunday Mainland, Queensland, Whitsundays QLD 4802


AUD $309
AFP Levy $35 included
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