Latest News

Breathtaking views of Lake Eyre after recent rain!

  • Maryanne Wright
  • 2017 April 24

Recent April rains have flooded into Lake Eyre creating breathtaking views. Visit our Wrightsair Faceboook page for more amazing photos of water, colours and cloud formations in and over the majestic Lake Eyre, in outback South Australia. Scenic flights are available all year around from William Creek, Coober Pedy, Marree and Wilpena Pound to experience it for yourself!  Photo taken by Hunter McLeod.

View post

VIP Overnight Flying Packages!

  • Maryanne Wright
  • 2017 March 24

VIP Overnight Flying Packages to Lake Eyre & William Creek departing from Birdsville, Coober Pedy or from Wilpena Pound are available. Offers include the flight to William Creek, a bottle of wine on arrival, an outback ground tour, dinner at the iconic William Creek Hotel, a nights' accommodation in the well appointed Camel House, breakfast and a return flight back to your starting point of either Birdsville, Coober Pedy of Wilpena Pound. Ring 0886 707 962 or email info@wrightsair.com.au. Offer is valid for the 2017 SEASON.

View post

Grand Caravan joins the fleet!

  • Maryanne Wright
  • 2017 March 13

Wrightsair is proud to introduce the new Grand Caravan to its fleet. This turbine aircraft carries 13 passengers and is built for comfort and efficiency.

View post

Check Out Our New Courtesy Bus

  • Anji Kemp
  • 2016 December 17

We've got a fabulous new bus at the Wilpena Pound Resort to service guests wo book on our scenic flights. It's hard to miss! If you're staying at the resort, we'll pick you up at resort reception, or if you're staying in the Ikara Safari Camp, we can pick you up from your tent. Check out our Wilpena Pound and Flinders Ranges flights now. Or call us on (08) 8670 7962.

View post

Wrightsair Wins Prestegious Tourism Award

  • Anji Kemp
  • 2016 November 25

Wrightsair is honoured and very proud to have won the 2016 South Australian Tourism Awards Major Tour and Transport Operator. Wrightsair is a 20 year old scenic flight operator in South Australia. Founder and director, Trevor Wright is passionate about offering domestic and overseas visitors a unique, outback Australian travel experience. Their fleet of aircraft with experienced pilots, fly the traveller from the iconic town of William Creek, with its historic tin shed hotel, over awe inspiring landscapes, including the majestic Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre and Anna Creek Painted Hills 365 days a year. With a mission statement of ‘comfort, experience ...

View post

Jess reaches 1000 hours!

  • Anji Kemp
  • 2016 November 11

Wrights Air pilot Jess Dettmer achieved her 1,000 pilot in command hours recently. Jess is based at Wipena Pound Resort and flys scenic flights over the Ikara-Flinders Ranges for Air Wilpena. She's a fluent German speaker which delights our German visitors. It's a great achievement, well done Jess!

View post