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About Garden City Helicopters Ltd
Established in 1983, Garden City Helicopters, a well respected NZ premier helicopter operator, delivers quality service on time and without complication! Now registered as GCH Aviation, an umbrella brand representing Helicopters, based in Christchurch, New Zealand and a large number of associated aviation operations extending through New Zealand and into the South Pacific
These operations include Garden City Helicopters Christchurch, Garden City Helicopters Nelson and Garden City Helicopters Greymouth, Wellington Helicopters*, Pacific Island Air Fiji and Vanuatu Helicopters. The Group also represents emergency air rescue and air ambulance operations: Westpac Rescue Helicopter, NZCC Rescue Helicopter, Nelson Marlborough Rescue Helicopter and the New Zealand Flying Doctor Service plus GCH Aviation Jet Centre and GCH UAV drone division
We service all aspects of tourism and charter flights, air ambulance and rescue operations and commercial flying services as well as further expansion into fixed-wing aircraft charter operations.
We provide scenic flights to some of Canterburys most magic spots including Whale watching, Mount cook, adventures, Hot pools, Winery lunches, Christchurch earthquake tours and much more.
We also offer certified helicopter flight training and ground school training plus specialised helicopter training procedures.
For more information on our services please visit our website or call today
What makes us different
At Garden City Helicopters we are internationally renowned for our helicopter services. Our specialty areas are scenic flights, commercial flights and air ambulance and rescue operations. We pride ourselves on our health & safety procedures, efficiency and cost-effective services.