Greenstone Helicopters

Experience the magic of flight in South Westland’s wild and undisturbed landscape.

Helicopters in Haast

Stunning scenery, excellent advice and a 100% safety record to boot.

Hunting Update May 2020

There are excellent numbers of animals around, and now is a great time to hunt rutting Tahr and Chamois whilst keeping a look out for big Red Stags feeding up post roar.

Don’t panic if you havent got out for a hunt yet, there’s still time to get into the hills before winter hits.

Discounted bookings in May and June.  Remember to support local and get in touch with us for any advice on where to go and what to hunt.

Bases in Haast, Neils Beach and Wanaka.  For all your hunting charter flights contact Pete directly at: or on 0211433949 for bookings and friendly helpful advice.


Covid-19 Update


We are awaiting advice from the government on specific operation health safety under Covid-19 Level 2 lockdown, which we will update you with as soon as possible.


Scenic Flights

Explore the remote, rugged & isolated South Westland World Heritage Area.

Commercial Services

Offering a safe, experienced, versatile & quality service.

Hunting & Fishing

Access remote wilderness areas and tap into local knowledge.

South Westland’s wild and undisturbed landscape is deemed to have natural and cultural features of such world significance, it is now protected in the 2.6 million hectare, South Westland World Heritage Area.


Fly through unspoiled, natural landscape of dramatic rugged coastline, sweeping curved beaches, deep fiords, high alpine snowfields, mountains and spectacular glaciers.

Greenstone Helicopters also specialises in commercial operations and caters for hunting, fishing and tramping charters to many remote parts of South Westland.

Fly with friendly, knowledgeable local pilots that have passion, understanding and a relationship with the area’s that they explore. This is our back yard, Let us show you around…….

“Best part of our NZ vacation”

“Trip of a lifetime”

“Unforgettable trip up to a hidden valley and lake”

“An unforgettable memory of our South Island visit”
Rod B

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