Aus Air Services

  • Children catered for
  • Disabled access
  • National Tourism Accreditation Program

Aus Air Services offer Lake Eyre and outback scenic flights departing from two convenient outback locations, Lyndhurst or Marree in outback South Australia.

Lyndhurst is located at the end of the sealed road and we operate from the Lyndhurst Hotel. The iconic township of Marree is located at the intersection of the Birdsville and Oodnadatta tracks just 75 kilometres south of Lake Eyre. You will find our base in the centre of town!

Aus Air Services operate a fleet of high wing aircraft giving our customers the best possible views of Lake Eyre and its surrounds. We also offer a fully escorted tour departing from our Tooradin Victoria base; please visit our website for further details.

Contact Details

Aus Air Services
Lyndhurst Hotel
Lyndhurst
South Australia 5731

Toll Free Number
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Telephone
+61 (08) 8675 7781

Fax
+61 (03) 5998 3733

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  • Aus Air Services, Lyndhurst, Flinders Ranges and Outback, South Australia
  • Aus Air Services, Lyndhurst, Flinders Ranges and Outback, South Australia
  • Aus Air Services, Lyndhurst, Flinders Ranges and Outback, South Australia
  • Aus Air Services, Lyndhurst, Flinders Ranges and Outback, South Australia

Facilities

  • Car park
  • Checkin Desk
  • Waiting Area

Activities

  • Scenic Flight

Lake Eyre Scenic

Taking you from Lyndhurst (or Marree) all the way to the centre of Jackboot Bay, the Lake Eyre North Scenic Flight provides incredible views of the Madigun Gulf, an area renowned for Don Campbells land speed record.

From the Madigun Gulf we fly to the lowest elevation point in Australia at Belt Bay before exploring Lake Eyre South on our return to Lyndhurst (or Marree).

Tour details

Tour destinations

Lake Eyre

Tour duration

2 Hours

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $280.00

Transport mode

Aeroplane

Facilities

  • Commentary
  • Seat belts
  • Toilet

Coopers Creek or Warburton Scenic

Departing from Lyndhurst (or Marree), our second of our Lake Eyre flights travels directly to Cooper Creek, following it over Lake Killamperpunna and its flood plains to Lake Eyre North in the Madigun Gulf. After exploring further west to Delhunty Island, we begin the return trip, climbing over Lake Eyre South on the way back to Lyndhurst (or Marree).

Tour details

Tour destinations

Lake Eyre

Tour duration

3 Hours

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $280.00

Transport mode

Aeroplane

Facilities

  • Commentary
  • Seat belts
  • Toilet

Coal Mine and Beyond (Flinders Ranges)

Discover the area's incredible coalmines on this beautiful scenic flight departing from Lyndhurst Airfield. This tour includes bird's eye views of the Leigh Creek coal mine, Iga Warta ochre pit, Grindell's Hut, Arkaroola, Lake Frome, Mount Lyndhurst and Strzelecki Track. This tour gives passengers a broad view of what the Flinders Ranges area has to offer!

Tour details

Tour destinations

Leigh Creek Coal Mine, Arkaroola/ Lake Frome, Mount Lyndhurst

Tour duration

2 Hours

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $280.00

Transport mode

Aeroplane

Facilities

  • Commentary
  • Seat belts
  • Toilet

Birdsville for Lunch

Explore the Lake Eyre region with birds-eye views of Farina, Marree then onto Lake Eyre. Jackboot Bay is the first stop at this massive lake then, we track up the Warburton Groove into the lush green Goyder Lagoon. From there we depart alongside the Warburton and Diamantina rivers bound for the Queensland border.

Let our pilot buy you lunch while resting for lunch at the iconic Birdsville Hotel, then explore the town on foot where the famous Birdsville races are held annually. From here we begin our return trip over the Strzelecki Desert to the site of the Cooper Creek punt, the only access over the Birdsville track when the Coopers is in flood. With an experienced pilot, the perfect aircraft and a wondrous setting, this is one of the Lake Eyre flights you don't want to miss.

Tour details

Tour destinations

Birdsville township

Tour duration

7 Hours

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $2,500.00

Transport mode

Aeroplane

Facilities

  • Commentary
  • Seat belts
  • Toilet
 
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