SCENIC FLIGHT OPTIONS
LAKE EYRE – 1.5 hrs
Water, Birds, Bays and Peninsulas of Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre
DOG FENCE | MARREE MAN | LAKE EYRE SOUTH | LAKE EYRE NORTH | Belt Bay | Jackboot Bay | MADIGAN GULF | MULOORINA STATION
Depart Marree, over the Dog Fence, the Marree Man and onto Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre South and up through to the Southern tip of Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre North and Belt Bay, the lowest point on mainland Australia. From here we pass Silcrete Island and Dalhunty Island. After following the Warburton Groove north, we now track East to the Cooper Creek Inlet then down through Madigan Bay returning to Marree via Goyders Channel.
A fantastic flight to get a good look at the spectacular Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre.
Flight Time: 1.5 hours*
Adults: $425 pp
LAKE EYRE + WARBURTON – 2 hrs
Top Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre and the Warburton Groove
DOG FENCE | MARREE MAN | LAKE EYRE SOUTH | LAKE EYRE NORTH | Belt Bay | Warburton GROOVE | NEALES RIVER | Warburton RIVER | COOPER CREEK | MADIGAN GULF | AND SO MUCH MORE
From Marree fly over the Dog Fence and the remarkable and controversial Marree Man and the Oodnadatta Track. Onto the bottom of Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre South and across to the Southern tip of Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre North and Belt Bay the lowest point on mainland Australia. From Belt Bay we pass Silcrete Island and Dalhunty Island tracking to the north along the Warburton Groove. At the top of the Lake we take in the spectacular views of the Neales River delta and inlet, the Warburton Inlet and the Kalaweerina Creek and inlet. Flying south down the eastern side of the Lake with views of the Cooper Creek Inlet, Islands, natural springs and into the Madigan Gulf. This flight is an excellent way to see all that Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre has to offer including the main river systems which feed into the Lake.
Flight Time: 2 hours*
Adults: $525 pp
LAKE EYRE + PAINTED HILLS – 2 hrs 40 mins
KATI THANDA-LAKE EYRE | PAINTED HILLS | Marree Man
Fantastic bang-for-buck! The classic outback experience, flying over the incredible Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre and the picturesque Painted Hills. This flight has everything about the region, including the Dog Fence, the Marree Man, Oodnadatta Track and Australia’s largest pastoral property – Anna Creek Station.
Flight Time: 2.4 hrs
Adults: $625 pp 2-5 ppl
LAKE EYRE + INNAMINCKA – Full Day
KATI THANDA-LAKE EYRE | ETADUNNA STATION | COOPER CREEK | COONGIE LAKES | DESERTS | DIG TREE | INNAMINCKA
This flight is the ultimate outback adventure. Departing Marree, we cross the dog fence, over the Marree Man, onto Kati Thanda- Lake Eyre South and into Belt Bay, Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre North. From the Lake we depart via the Cooper Creek Inlet and head for Etadunna Station for a quick refuel and morning tea break before following the Cooper Creek to the remote Coongie Lakes in the Strzelecki Desert. From here we fly over the Merninie Ranges and land at the famous Burke & Wills Dig Tree for a wander before heading for lunch at the Innamincka Hotel. From Innamincka we now fly back to Marree for a complimentary drink and a chance to reflect on possibly one of the best outback flights available. (Lunch included).
Adults: $995* pp
LAKE EYRE, DALHOUSIE SPRINGS & MT DARE – Full Day
LAKE EYRE | DALHOUSIE SPRINGS | PINK ROADHOUSE OODNADATTA | MT DARE ROADHOUSE | SIMPSON DESERT
Departing Marree over the Marree Man and Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre South tracking for the Devonport Ranges. Onto Oodnadatta flying over the old Peak ruins and Algebuckina Bridge. After a quick stop over at Oodnadatta for fuel and morning tea at the famous Pink Roadhouse before heading over to Dalhousie Springs for a swim in the natural hot mound springs. We then head to Mt Dare Roadhouse (13 kms from the NT border) for lunch then following the western edge of the Simpson Desert to Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre North, tracking down through the Lake following the Warburton Groove for Marree. (Lunch included).
Adult: $995* pp
OUTBACK CHARTERS & TOURS – Your own custom flight!
“The Marree Hotel Outback Charter”
PUT YOUR OWN FLIGHT PLAN TOGETHER. LAKE EYRE, DALHOUSIE SPRINGS, BIRDSVILLE, INNAMINCKA – AND ANYTHING AND EVERYTHING IN BETWEEN
The Marree Hotel can arrange just about anything: Dalhousie Springs, Birdsville, Innamincka, the Dig Tree, Coober Pedy, Mt. Dare Hotel.
Phil, Maria and James, together with the friendly staff at the Marree Hotel can arrange just about anything when it comes to seeing the Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre Basin area and the spectacular outback.
A full-scale charter allows you to do what you want – and we’re happy to provide ideas. This is your chance to explore what YOU want to see and when.
How about an overnight tour to Birdsville, Innamincka, Arkaroola or Coober Pedy. Why not put all these outback locations into one big tour. Enjoy a swim in the natural hot mound springs at Dalhousie in the Witjira National Park, fly over the Painted Hills, visit Coober Pedy or cruise the Cooper Creek at sunset. The outback has endless experiences.
Prices available on request. You will be surprised. Design your own now.
The Marree Hotel and ARID AIR constantly monitor Lake Eyre and may need to change the flight path when necessary, to ensure you get the very best scenic flight opportunity.
- All flights are subject to weather and/or conditions of the airstrip to meet our strict safety criteria.
- Flight times quoted are approximate and flight paths and duration may vary without notice.
- Minimum of 2 passengers required unless stated otherwise. (We can join you up with other passengers if required).
- Flights are available every day from the Marree Hotel.
Bookings can be made at the Marree Hotel, by phoning (08) 8675 8344 or by email to email@example.com.