Air or Four Wheel Drive (4WD) adventures

Explore with wings or four wheels

Soar with eagles on a scenic flight; take it off-road in a four wheel drive (4WD); or do both to really appreciate all that the South Australian outback has to offer.

Lake Eyre

Fly over Lake Eyre or marvel at the changing colours of the Painted Desert - a rocky outcrop of hills created millions of years ago. Take a four wheel drive to the rugged Flinders Ranges or corrugated red dunes of the Simpson Desert.

Air Wilpena

Air Wilpena Air Wilpena

Air Wilpena operates from the Wilpena Pound Resort in the Flinders Ranges in South Australia. The company recently celebrated its 50th anniversary of operating scenic flights and extended flight tours into the Australian outback. With an experienced crew of pilots and dependable fleet of Cessna aircraft, it offers scenic flights over Wilpena Pound daily and extended flights to experience the wonder of Lake Eyre and multi-day tours of the outback.

Aussie Heritage Tours

Aussie Heritage Tours Aussie Heritage Tours

Follow in the footsteps of our famous explorers, the Old Ghan Railway and pioneering settlers with Aussie Heritage Tours. Experience the South Australian outback and the splendour of the majestic Flinders Ranges including the world famous Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary. Go where coach tours cannot go. Travel in modern, air-conditioned four wheel drive comfort. Visit places you have always wanted to see but never thought possible. Enjoy scenic flights over Lake Eyre and awesome Wilpena Pound.

Gawler Ranges Wilderness Safaris

Gawler Ranges Wilderness Safaris Gawler Ranges Wilderness Safaris

Gawler Ranges Wilderness Safaris operate four wheel drive outback camping tours visiting South Australia's west coast, Gawler Ranges, Lake Gairdner, inland salt lakes and much more. Let experienced guides share this amazing region with you - the glittering colours of the salt lakes and volcanic rock beds, rich sunsets over the ranges, the abundant variety of kangaroos and other wildlife.

GSL Aviation

GSL Aviation GSL Aviation

GSL Aviation provides a range of activities from its base in Marree, in South Australia's far-north, including Lake Eyre scenic flights and air charter. GSL operates a fleet of high-wing aircraft to ensure you get the best view. Flights depart daily from the Marree aerodrome. GSL Aviation employs a team of professionally trained commercial pilots and is committed to providing a unique and professional experience for all its customers.

Kirkhope Aviation

Kirkhope Aviation

Kirkhope Aviation has over 35 years' experience flying around Australia. Their pilots are also your guide. Using Piper Chieftains and Navajo aircraft with large viewing windows and the ability of the aircraft to fly at lower levels maximises your enjoyment. Tours depart Melbourne and include Flinders Ranges, Kangaroo Island and the Gawler Ranges.

Pindan Tours and 4WD Training

Pindan Tours and 4WD Training Pindan Tours and 4WD Training

Pindan Tours and 4WD Training offer tag-along tours and four wheel drive (4WD) training all over Australia. Trips include short weekends away to scenic spots in places like the Flinders Ranges, to extended tours for weeks at a time in the more challenging and remote regions of Australia's outback. Be guided through iconic places like the Simpson Desert, the Channel Country and the red centre. Tours can also be tailored for special interests including corporates, photography and camper trailers.

Wallaby Tracks Adventure Tours

Wallaby Tracks Adventure Tours Wallaby Tracks Adventure Tours

Wallaby Tracks Adventure Tours offers an extensive range of packaged and tailor-made four wheel drive (4WD) expeditions from Adelaide through to the outback. Visit the Flinders Ranges and Gammon Ranges including Arkaroola Sanctuary, Lake Eyre via the famous Oodnadatta Track, Coward Springs, William Creek and Coober Pedy and even cross the Simpson Desert to Birdsville and onto Innamincka. The tour guides live in the Flinders Ranges and are passionate about sharing their local knowledge.

William Creek Scenic Flights

William Creek Scenic Flights William Creek Scenic Flights

William Creek Scenic Flights specialise in outback scenic flights, Aboriginal Art Tours and aircraft charter from William Creek and Coober Pedy in outback South Australia. See the vast and spectacular Australian outback from the air. Fly over desert areas, a remote cattle station and Lake Eyre. Scenic flights depart from William Creek and Coober Pedy. Personalised charter flights also available.

Things to do

Here are some great ideas for you to try while you’re in the area.

What's on

There are plenty of events on in the Flinders Ranges. Here are some ideas you might like.

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