Together the tandem pair jump out of a plane usually between 10,000 to 15,000 feet above the ground. They freefall for up to one minute and then the Tandem Instructor opens the parachute and steers it back to the ground.
You can tandem skydive in Australia over spectacular beaches, outback panoramas, tropical rainforest and everything in between!
It's the ultimate, must-do experience for anyone with a sense of adventure.
We recommend comfortable loose clothing with fully enclosed shoes, such as running or sports trainers. Hiking boots and high heels are not appropriate.
Preparing for your first skydive is easy enough: in short, don't do anything differently. Waking up and eating breakfast as you normally would is a good start.
Or contact lenses, if you need them. All skydiving centres provide over-the-glasses goggles for skydivers, so you can thoroughly enjoy the views.
Skydiving is a spectator sport. Many skydiving centres have dedicated spectator viewing areas.
All participants should be in good health and physical condition and should not be on medication which could affect judgment or performance. Before scheduling a jump, check with the local drop zone’s weight requirements.
Weight restrictions apply - consult your drop zone for further details.
The minimum age requirement is 16 years old (with parental or guardian consent). There is no upper age limit - you're never too old to jump from a plane!
Tandem Instructors working in Australia are all qualified and have a minimum of 500 skydives.
Absolutely - once you have done at least 100 skydives, hold a Certificate Class C and have received training on camera hazards that is. This is an APF rule and there are no exceptions. All skydiving centres offer professional in-air videography by qualified instructors and camera flyers.
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