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Wrightsair

William Creek, South Australia, Australia
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Birdsville to Lake Eyre

Many thanks to Trevor Wright and his team including pilot Jacob for managing our extended flight... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
KeenPhotographer-11
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Brisbane, Australia
Excellent flight from William Creek

We took the 2 hour Painted Hills/Lake Eyre flight at 7am. We were surprised at the smoothness of... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Gwen G
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Brisbane, Australia
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“creek station” (5 reviews)
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William Creek, South Australia, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Many thanks to Trevor Wright and his team including pilot Jacob for managing our extended flight from Birdsville over Lake Eyre and our stopover in William Creek. Such a flight over the flooding Channel Country has been on our travel bucket list for many years....More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

We took the 2 hour Painted Hills/Lake Eyre flight at 7am. We were surprised at the smoothness of the flight considering the small aircraft. - well done to Jacob our Wrightsair pilot. The views over the hills and lake were fantastic. It was a great...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a sensational experience! Ash was our pilot and he was awesome! Such a magnificent perspective of the Pound! Well worth doing, you won’t be disappointed! Just fantastic!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Got caught out by the weather and was encouraged to stay overnight and head off in the morning, and must say they couldn't have been more helpful. We received ongoing weather and rain reports as well as accurate advice on the road conditions, and the...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

We flew on a two hour flight from William Creek, firstly to the Painted Hills, landing at the new airstrip. Then on to Lake Eyre and back to William Creek. What a different perspective! Absolutely must do if you are going through William Creek. Wrightsair...More

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Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

My friend and I did the flight over Lake Eyre and the Painted Hills. What a must do experience! If you are lucky enough to get to William Creek just go the magical colours of the outback are wonderful. The pilot was very knowledgeable and...More

Thank Wendy K
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Trevor W, Owner at Wrightsair, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2017

Dear Wendy K Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review of your flight with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed your flight over Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre, and the Anna Creek Painted Hills (only accessible by air). We are also...More

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Reviewed 25 November 2017

Flight over Lake Eyre from William Creek was excellent with some birdlife, but not as much as if there had been more water in the lake. Another couple of months and it would have been almost dry. Despite this the flight gave a grand view...More

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Trevor W, Owner at Wrightsair, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2017

Dear Cliff C Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review of your flight with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed your flight over Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre. The vast outback landscape is ever changing and never ceases to amaze us!...More

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Reviewed 18 October 2017

Stayed 3 nights in William Creek and did a flight out over Lake Eyre and up to Birdsville. The accommodation was great for in the middle of nowhere, the Pub was one of the best in the outback and Mim cooked us delicious meals each...More

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Trevor W, Owner at Wrightsair, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2017

Dear wenrod2016 Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review of your flight with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed your flight over Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre and to Birdsville. It was a great time to visit, and we are also...More

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Reviewed 18 October 2017

We had booked this flight for 3 couples in April. There was a bit of a hiccup with a delayed departure from Cooper Pedy. Trevor Wright himself was apologetic and gave us free meal and drinks at our stop at William Creek as well as...More

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Trevor W, Owner at Wrightsair, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2017

Dear Tony H Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review of your flight with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed your half-day flight from Coober Pedy, over Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre and the “stunning” Anna Creek Painted Hills (only accessible...More

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Reviewed 22 September 2017

We did a flight over Lake Eyre during our stay in William Creek. Our pilot was young , but also very experienced. Lainy looked after us well and was most informative with the commentry, asking and answering questions. A great experience.More

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Trevor W, Owner at Wrightsair, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2017

Dear M007J Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review of your flight with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed your flight and commentary over Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre. Next time you visit, I hope that you have time to take...More

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Response from Sara H | Reviewed this property |
This is usually two different flights - either Paintes Hills and Anna Creek or the Lake. If you want to do all of it in one flight I am sure that would be possible but it would be best to call them and make a deal on the... More
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