The Tatts Finke Desert Race is an off road, multi terrain two-day race for bikes, cars, buggies and quads through desert country from Alice Springs to the small Aputula (Finke) community. The race is held each year on the Queen's Birthday long weekend in June. "Finke" as it is commonly known, is one of the biggest annual sporting events in the Northern Territory and has the reputation of being one of the most difficult offroad courses in one of the most remote places in the world.
DATES: Queens Birthday Long Weekend - 7 to 10 June 2019
DETAILS: Finke Desert ...
Flood Waters from outback Queensland finally reach Lake Eyre in South Australia!
The picture above was taken by Trevor Wright on the 18th of March 2019 , and shows the flood waters starting their flow into the top of Lake Eyre North via the Warburton.
Expectations are that this flood will fill more than half the lake, which is no mean feat. According to Trevor Wright, outback pilot , who
has been living in William Creek & flying over the lake for more than 20 years. "It's actually a huge flood, there's a ton of water coming down". he said.
Monday March 18, 2019 - 11:36 EDT
The parched landscape of outback South Australia is being rejuvenated by floodwaters that are now beginning to trickle into Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre.Floodwaters from north Queensland have travelled about 1,000 kilometres to reach the ephemeral water source via the Channel Country.William Creek charter pilot Trevor Wright said the speed and volume of the water had been greater than expected.He said water had started to go into the northern end of the lake after filling Goyder Lagoon closer to Queensland.He said pelicans and black ducks were already arriving in the ...
Qantas Top Swim destinations away from the crowds in Australia, ranks Dalhousie Springs in Outback South Australia at Number 24!
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Qantas Top Swim Spots
Call Wrightsair in 08 8670 7962 or email email@example.com to enquire about flights to this amazing outback thermal springs destination.
2019 Lake Gairdner Speed Trial Scenic Flights!
Dry Lake Racing on Lake Gairdner South Australia from Monday 4th March to Friday 8th March 2019.
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 no setting like it anywhere in the world, it is a truly unique event in ...
The Best Scenic Flights to take over Australia!
Click above link with Wilpena Pound and Lake Eyre getting top billing in this feature article in Australian Traveller magazine dated 2019
Wilpena Pound and Lake Eyre: Flinders Ranges – SA
Wilpena Pound is an amphitheatre of serrated mountains around 17 kilometres long and eight kilometres wide but it’s only from above that you can grasp its striking crater-like appearance and begin to imagine how the slow folding of sedimentary layers around 800 million years old once created it. Surrounding the Pound, mountain ranges such as ...
Wrightsair is very proud of it's Hall of Fame win at the South Australian Tourism Awards held on Friday 9th November 2018.
Owner and Director of Wrightsair, Trevor Wright, is pictured with the Hall of Fame Award & the 2018 Tourism Award.
Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre is in the running to be one of the "7 Wonders of Australia" and this is your chance to have your say!
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Lake Gairdner and Wilpena Pound are also nominated.
Voting closes on 7 October so please and get voting!!!
Lake Eyre was in the top 7 two years ago and it's time to get it back up there!
The ABC "Country Hour" came to William Creek July 5. The broadcast discussed Lake Eyre, Tourism in the outback of South Australia, and much much more.
Interviewd by the ABC Team was Trevor Wright, owner/operator of Wrightsair based at William Creek and owner of the iconic William Creek Hotel.
Follow this link to view the full broadcast:-