Turquoise seas shimmering above the world-famous Great Barrier Reef. Endless sandy beaches shaded by palm trees and lapped by foaming surf. The untamed outback, where sun-baked landscapes stretch to a distant horizon, punctuated occasionally by a lonely station. These and many other wonders may unfurl below you on a thrilling trip by helicopter or bush plane – whether it’s a short scenic flight or a multi-day safari. Back on the ground, you’ll discover an Australia few ever see: pristine waterfalls, rowdy mining towns, isolated parks alive with koalas, kookaburras and kangaroos. Fly away from the everyday into the heart of Australia.
Arrive in style and class… to your schedule… by private charter
For more than 30 years Independent Aviation has provided prompt, reliable and innovative solutions to aircraft procurement for discerning travellers throughout Australasia and NZ. We specialize in Luxury Lodge, Island Resort & VIP transfers, we look after every detail with discreet professionalism, allowing you to enjoy the ultimate experience. Be it an individual sector to meet a revised schedule, or an extended multi-destination itinerary, we will find the right aircraft for you.
Helicopters and light twins to private jets and airliners for groups, we arrange hundreds of aircraft charters every month… our 24-hour ‘Flight Desk’ ensures a successful mission and your complete satisfaction every time. Independent Aviation’s experienced team we will coordinate everything, returning promptly with genuine quotes on a range of aircraft and a recommendation on a suitable provider. Honeymoon, VIP, family groups and individuals, or that special once in a lifetime adventure. For expert advice contact the ‘Air Charter Professionals’ to organise your next flight downunder.
Chinta Air Tours
Personal itineraries that take you into the skies of the Australian Outback
Chinta Air Tours specialize in tailor-made air safaris. Travel in light aircraft to unique destinations throughout Australia where you can enjoy a taste of outback lifestyle. Accommodation is first-class – perhaps a luxury safari tent, a cliff-top eco-lodge, an award-winning eco-villa, or an outback station homestead where you live beside the owners.
At each location, 4WD tours with knowledgeable local guides introduce you to native wildlife roaming free and to stories of the Outback. Superb meals feature tempting local produce and wines. Each day, enjoy the view and reduce your travel time with scenic flights. Travel with the Outback Air Safari Specialists.
Australia’s Kimberley region is like no other place on earth
Rugged, romantic and breathtakingly beautiful, she hides her secrets well until you take to the air. HeliSpirit can show you close-up views of remote places inaccessible by any other means than by helicopter. Explore Lake Argyle, Kununurra, El Questro, the World Heritage listed Bungle Bungle, Mitchell Falls and the Kimberley Coast. Some flights include landings to view the sun setting over vast red cliffs, to fish in wild rivers or swim in secret springs. Indulge in a six day private luxury helicopter safari; exploring waterfalls, galleries of ancient Aboriginal rock art, in stunning Kimberley landscapes, with accommodation some of Australia’s finest luxury lodges.
Once in a life time – every time
Nautilus Aviation operate premium helicopter experiences showcasing iconic Australian landscapes from a stunning aerial perspective. With bases in Townsville, Cairns, Port Douglas, Darwin and Horn Island, explore the World Heritage Listed Great Barrier Reef & Wet Tropical Rainforest; the biodiverse nature reserves of Kakadu & Litchfield National Parks; fly over Cape York Peninsula and the northern most part of the Australian mainland; or take in the spirit of the Outback with a visit to exclusive Mount Mulligan Lodge. When travelling to the reef with The Quicksilver Group, Sunlover Reef Cruises or Down Under Cruise & Dive, upgrade to a reef-scenic flight for views that will take your breath away. Special interest options include HeliFish, HeliGolf and even the opportunity to take the controls yourself with You-Fly. With a fleet of 27 state-of-the-art helicopters and an impeccable safety record spanning more than 25 years, over 50,000 passengers a year Experience the Difference with Nautilus Aviation.
Litchfield National Park Scenic Flight – Ex Darwin
Litchfield National Park has been voted one of the top 10 must-see destinations in the world and there is no better way to experience it than from the air
Enjoy a spectacular 60 minute scenic flight taking in views of Wangi, Tolmer, Upper Sandy Creek & Florence Falls plus the impressive rock formations of the Lost City. This tour escapes the crowds with an exclusive stop at a private waterfall for a swim and refreshments.
On the return flight your experienced local pilot will introduce you to the incredible Magnetic Termite Mounds and fly over the extensive Darwin River Dam, half the volume of Sydney harbour!
This tour also has a flight only option with no waterfall stop.
Apollo Trailfinder 2 Berth 4WD Campervan
Discover your own Australia in an Apollo Trailfinder
Experience Australia’s vast and dramatic landscapes from behind the wheel of an Apollo Trailfinder. Ideal for adventurous couples seeking the ease of a compact vehicle, the Trailfinder has been built to handle Australia’s tough outback conditions.
The Trailfinder has a comfortable and spacious driver’s cabin, internal fridge and freezer and one cosy double bed as well as a lower single bed. Featuring a large slide-out outdoor kitchen, a pop top roof for extra space and ventilation, as well as an awning, you will find it easy to enjoy that great Aussie Outback experience.