Company Overview

G Force Paragliding is the only company permitted to fly over Queenstown, launching from the Skyline gondola. G Force Paragliding is one of the largest and most established tandem operators in the world, and the longest standing in Queenstown.

Operating hours

We operate 365 days a year weather permitting :

  • Summer ( Oct 1st – April 30th ) : 9 am – Sunset
  • Winter ( May 1st – Sept 30th )  : 10 am – Sunset


Normal flight : $219 Early bird flight : $189

Early bird Special

  • 9am during summer
  • 10am during winter

Weather checks are required with all confirmed bookings and can be done by either calling Gforce office at 0800 75 96 88 or by checking their Twitter account updated daily.

The gondola is NOT included The clients will need to pay for their own gondola tickets.

Photo & Videos are NOT included in the price These are optional and cost $50 on a USB key. The client will get between 8-12 photos and a video that is 1-2 minutes long.

Weight restrictions do apply, our weight range is between 20kg – 100kg We can sometimes accommodate up to 110kg depending on conditions.

A reasonable level of fitness is required for paragliding. The client will be required to do some walking and running

Booking times are not exact.  There may be a waiting period after the customer checks in with us at the top of the gondola.