Beneath the Vines

Arrive at GCH Aviation and board your awaiting private helicopter.

Sit back relax and enjoy your journey to the North Canterbury wine region in style and comfort. 

Make a grand entrance, landing between the vines to indulge your senses at 5 unique wineries. 

Experience tastings, each with their distinctive flavours and award winning blends.

Experience the very best North Canterbury has to offer, and let us do the driving!

Landing 1 - George Road Wines

Landing 2 - Terrace Edge Vineyard

Landing 3 - Greystone Vineyard

Landing 4 - Black Estate

Landing 5 - Waipara Hills Winery

$750 per person - Minimum of 2 fares for flight to depart.

Includes private helicopter flights, wine tastings and food and wine matching at Terrace Edge.

Lunch options are available upon request and availability.


GEORGE ROAD WINES produce some of NZ's finest Syrah and Pinot Gris, as well as the perennial customer favourite, their Rosé. A  commitment to meticulous viticulture and traditional winemaking techniques shines through in every glass.

TERRACE EDGE VINEYARD  is an organic family owned and operated vineyard and olive grove situated on the south bank of the Waipara River. Tasting a glass of wine from Terrace Edge can tell you everything you need to know about the climate, season and landscape of the place. Food and wine matching.

GREYSTONE  is 100% certified organic owned and operate vineyard. You will be able to taste through our special releases, aged wines and other treats only available at our cellar door.

BLACK ESTATE is a flavorsome experience from start to finish. Consisting of 3 North Canterbury organic wineries and restaurant, that prides itself in delivering delicious organic and spray free cuisine.

WAIPARA HILLS WINERY established in 2001 and recipient to over 500 medals, Waipara Hills has a fine reputation for crafting rich aromatics with vibrant, complex flavours.

Lunch is not included but talk to us direct if you would like to have options to choose.


$750 per person, minimum of two paying fares for flight to depart.

The legal age to consume or purchase alcohol in New Zealand is 18 Years old. 

Please carry appropriate Identification if asked to produce proof of age.

Allow for 4-5 hours

Heli Tour to the Wineries

Relaxing on the lawn at Georges Road Wines