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Just add Eyre and Water!

  • Maryanne Wright
  • 2018 May 26

Jamie Walker from 'The Australian" newspaper has just returned from an awe inspiring outback trip to witness water flowing into the spectacular Lake Eyre, Kati-Thanda in outback South Australia. Trevor Wright, owner and operator Wrightsair speaks about the wonders of this desert flood. The article appearded in The Australian Newsper on the 26th of May 2018. "Just add Eyre and water: desert awash with new life". For more details on scenic flights over Lake Eyre please ring 0886 707 962 or email wrightsair@bigpond.com and visit the website wrightsair.com.au

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Flood Waters! A sight to see north of Birdsville.

  • Maryanne Wright
  • 2018 March 14

NEWS just in: Flood waters have now reached Birdsville via the Diamantina River.(20/3/18) Click this link for ABC video footage: http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-03-20/outback-queensland-channel-country-expecting-floods-without-rain/9563232 A Wrightsair aircraft flies over flood waters along the Diamantina River just north of Birdsville, 13th March 2018. It is a slight to see from the air, as the Diamantina swells with projections that flood waters will make their way slowly south to Lake Eyre North (Kati Thanda) in outback South Australia, later this month or during April 2018. For updates watch the Weather Station or ring Wrightsair ...

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Flights to Lake Gairdner 2018 Speed trials!

  • Maryanne Wright
  • 2018 January 01

2018 Lake Gairdner Speed trial Scenic Flights! Wrightsair offers Lake Gairdner flight packages from Wilpena Pound, Port Augusta, Wudinna, Whyalla and Adelaide. Dry Lake Racing on Lake Gairdner South Australia from Monday 12th March to Friday 16th March 2018. The Dry Lake Racing  Association (DLRA ) conducts its annual Speed Week at Lake Gairdner in South Australia - World Speed Trials. In the hot, dry outback of South Australia, on a salt lake big enough to be seen from space. It's straight line speed on "the big white dyno", as fast as you go in the remote Australian outback. There is ...

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Flights to Dalhousie Thermal Springs!

  • Maryanne Wright
  • 2017 December 23

DALHOUSIE SPRINGS, THE SIMPSON DESERT flights . Wrightsair now offers exclusive flights from William Creek to the Dalhousie Springs via the Simpson Desert. Dalhousie Springs has ranked #1 in Australian Geographic's list of the top 10 hot springs spots in Australia. Experience the sand dunes and natural colours together with the chance to see the native wild life. Explore the natural ponds and swim in the relaxing Dalhousie Springs. Ring 0886 707 962 for more details or email wrightsair@bigpond.com   FACTS ABOUT DALHOUSIE SPRINGS: Dalhousie Springs lies in the heart of arid Australia, a large oasis in one of ...

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Australia’s Top 10 Hot Springs Ranks Dalhousie Springs

  • Anji Kemp
  • 2017 December 22

Dalhousie Springs has ranked #1 in Australian Geographic's list of the top 10 hot springs spots in Australia. We have daily scenic flights to Dalhousie Springs from William Creek and Coober Pedy starting from $650p/p. Check out our flights on our website www.wrightsair.com.au or call us on (08) 8670 7962

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ABC Back Roads visits William Creek!

  • Maryanne Wright
  • 2017 December 12

On the 11th of December, ABC Back Roads program, Episode 1 on the Oodnadatta Track featured us at William Creek. Wrightsair's Trevor Wright, who also runs the William Creek Hotel speaks with presenter Heather Ewart. Pilot, Hunter McLeod flies Heather Ewart down to Marree in one of the Wrightsair aircraft. Click on this link to iView to view this episode. http://iview.abc.net.au/programs/back-roads#pageloaded

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Launch of Weather Station at William Creek!

  • Maryanne Wright
  • 2017 December 01

History was made at William Creek on Friday the 24th of November 2017 when the BOM (Bureau of Meterology) launched at new weather station at William Creek, in outback South Australia. It will be William Creek's first Automatic Weather Station that you will be able to access it on the net. Pictured the weather station is being inspected by the Bureau of Meteorology before going into service. This was all made possible by Outback Areas and SA Arid Lands Board.

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Wrightsair wins 2017 SA Tourism Award!

  • Maryanne Wright
  • 2017 December 01

On the 10th of November 2017, Wrightsair Director and Owner, Trevor Wright was awarded for the second year running, the 2017 South Australian Tourism Award. The award reflects achievement and excellence coupled with much hard work. It is marvellous to get such recognition by the judges who scrutinise all applications submitted by nominees. It is in category 11, Major Tour & Transport Operator that Wrightsair won top award. As Trevor Wright explained in his acceptance speech, it is a great honour and an acknowledge of the  hard work and dedication of the strong team that he leads, as well as ...

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Wrightsair Flights from Birdsville!

  • Maryanne Wright
  • 2017 July 20

Wrightsair soars into Birdsville, offering fantastic scenic sights over this stunning outback icon. Flights include bird's eye views of the  Diamantina River, Big Red, the famous Birdsville Race Track and much. much more... Contact Wrightsair on 0886 707 962 for more details and special deals. Picture shows from the air the township of Birdsville, in outback QLD plus the Dimantina River. Wow!  

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Birdsville Races Sept 1 & 2 - 2017

  • Maryanne Wright
  • 2017 July 01

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