About Us

Wrightsair "The Spirit of the Outback" - Lake Eyre Scenic Flight & Charter Flight Specialist

Established in 1992 by Trevor Wright.

Wrightsair operates under the LA & AM Matthews AOC providing scenic and charter flights by highly experienced commercial pilots with extensive outback experience.

The company specialises in Lake Eyre (Kati Thanda) & Anna Creek Painted Hills outback scenic flights, as well as aircraft charter from William Creek, Marree and Coober Pedy in outback South Australia.

We operate highly maintained high wing single engine aircraft and low wing well appointed twin engine aircraft. The fleet includes two Cessna 208B Grand Caravans, a twin engine Aerostar and in the single engine range; GA8 Airvans, Cessna 210s, Cessna 207s, Cessna 206s plus Cessna 182s & 172s. These aircraft are utilised for their reliability, comfort and suitability in outback areas of Australia and operated by our experienced bush pilots.

Wrightsair maintains a close relationship with the local communities, cattle stations, and the Traditional Owners.

William Creek settlement, where WRIGHTSAIR is situated, is the closest town to Lake Eyre, (only 100 kilometres away). We have an excellent knowledge of Lake Eyre (Kati Thanda), including the river systems that feed it.




2016, 2017 & 2018 South Australian Tourism Awards Winner

Wrightsair is extremely pround to be the winner of the 2016, 2017 & 2018 South Australian Tourism Award for "Major Tour and Transport Operator" and having done so, been inducted into the South Australian Tourism "Hall of Fame".


30 years experience

We pride ourselves on safety, professionalism and in providing highly experienced commercial pilots with extensive outback knowledge.


Scenic and Chartered flights

We operate scenic flights and charter flights and have bases at William Creek, Coober Pedy and Wilpena Pound Resort.

Comfort-experience & safety always. Our commercial, Australian Bush Pilots will showcase our spectacular backyard to you.