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Macca from What's Up Down Under Visits William Creek!

  • Maryanne Wright
  • 2021 June 10

Macca visits the iconic William Creek Hotel in early 2021. He interviews Trevor Wright who owns the Hotel and also goes for a flight around William Creek and Marree. Marree is home to the "Marree Man" , a giant earth  man image that can only be appreciated from the air. Please view Youtube clips below. What's Up Down Under William Creek Hotel  2021- YouTube What's Up Down Under Macca gets an air lift to the pub 2021 - YouTube    

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William Creek 3rd Annual Outback Fly-in - a huge success!

  • 2020 September 10

Last weekend 4th September - 6th September 2020 saw William Creek hold their Third Annual Outback Fly-in. With over 200 people attending over the whole weekend & 38 aircraft, it was a huge success!  It was great to see all the South Australians make the trip up to support our Outback Communities & get involved in all the weekends events.  Activities included CASA & Ozrunways seminars, Pub Trivia, a town tour, dog races, paper plane competitions & of course live music by Sarah Straschko, Acoustic Juice & John Schumann. A huge effort put in by the Wrightsair team and the …

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William Creek Sept 2020 FLY-IN

  • Maryanne Wright
  • 2020 March 12

The WILLIAM CREEK FLY-IN is on again, come along! September 4th to September 6th 2020! PH: 0886 707 962 Wrightsair or email info@wrightsair.com.au

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Channel 9 Honey visits William Creek!

  • Maryanne Wright
  • 2019 July 06

Late June 2019 Channel 9 Honey visited the outback town of William Creek and spoke with publican and tour operator, Trevor Wright. In the 4 min video clip Trevor explains the beauty and unique significance of this region and how he has been out here for almost 30 years. The iconic William Creek Hotel, its camp ground and surrounds feature. Trevor takes the reporter for a scenic flight over Lake Eyre to view the flood waters, pelicans and enormity of the lake, afterwards a spectacular flight over the Anna Creek Painted Hills then after landing a walk around. Click link …

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Dalhousie Springs Top swim destination

  • Maryanne Wright
  • 2019 February 11

Qantas Top Swim destinations away from the crowds in Australia, ranks Dalhousie Springs in Outback South Australia at Number 24! Click on link below to see full article:- Qantas Top Swim Spots Call Wrightsair in 08 8670 7962 or email info@wrightsair.com.au to enquire about flights to this amazing outback thermal springs destination.

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The best scenic flights to take over Australia

  • Maryanne Wright
  • 2019 January 11

The Best Scenic Flights to take over Australia! https://www.australiantraveller.com/australia/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 the Heysen and Elder also …

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2018 Hall of Fame tourism win for Wrightsair

  • Maryanne Wright
  • 2018 November 09

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.

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Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre is in the running to be one of the 7 Wonders of Australia"

  • Maryanne Wright
  • 2018 August 21

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!  Vote now using the link below: https://7wonders.experienceoz.com.au/voting 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!

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The Country Hour from tHe William Creek Hotel

  • Maryanne Wright
  • 2018 July 10

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:- https://tunein.com/podcasts/Podcasts/Country-Hour-South-Australia-p227859/?topicId=122905664  

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Lake Eyre from Space!

  • Maryanne Wright
  • 2018 June 26

The Ancient Rhythms Of Our Red Centre (ABC 26/6/2018)  By Mark Doman, Ri Liu and Nathanael Scott: Digital Story Innovation Team. Click on the below link to view amazing imagery and annotation on Lake Eyre and the Lake Eyre Basin:- http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-06-26/lake-eyre-and-the-ancient-rhythms-of-our-red-centre/9864010 It’s one of the great desert water systems of the world. Spanning three states and a territory, the Lake Eyre basin is a marvel. But it’s also one of the driest parts of the country. On the rare occasion when flood waters make their way to such barren areas the results are spectacular. While many tourists flock to …

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