How to get to Vlasoff Cay

Vlasoff Cay is located on the Great Barrier Reef roughly 40 kilometers from Cairns in Tropical North Queensland, Australia. Locals and those with boats or jet skis can travel to Vlasoff by water however one of the most popular ways to get to the cay is by helicopter. The companies include GBR Helicopters, Nautilus Aviation and NQ Heli tours.

The cay is spectacular and is a popular spot for picnics, relaxing and snorkeling and even proposals and weddings. Please see a list and booking options below the map for the tours and companies that go to Vlasoff.

Vlasoff Cay

GBR Helicopters depart from general aviation at the Cairns Airport and also from the marina on the Cairns Esplanade next to the lagoon. They offer a range of scenic flight options to Vlasoff Cay from a basic flyovers to full sandy can picnic experiences. There range of tours and scenic flights can be viewed on their website at