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Air tours of Outback Australia

Experience travelling the Australian Outback in the safety and comfort of our own private aircraft with up to 12 other like minded travellers and your tour leader.

In flight, your every need will be met by experienced pilots with hours of experience in Outback Australia. The privately chartered Aircraft types used for our small group tours for mature and senior travellers are the Cessna Caravan, or Beechcraft King Air Cessna 402 or Cessna Conquest.

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Bungle Bungles.

18 days

Sep, Apr, May, Jun, Jul +1

Kimberley, Purnululu, Tiwi Islands and Arnhem Land

Visiting Northern Territory, Western Australia

Small group tour touring most of the Australian territory, travelling through the outback and visiting many of the famous sights as well as off the beaten track locations, giving you the opportunity the explore and meet our people in the most remote locations and far north Kakadu and the Kimberley.

From A$14,995 AUD

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Tip of Australia, Cape York

15 days

Oct, Feb, Mar, Apr, May +4

Cape York and Torres Strait explored by air

Visiting New South Wales, Queensland

Escorted small group air tour of Torres strait islands, Cape York, Winton, Carnarvon gorge. Learning about local culture and Aboriginal history.

From A$16,500 AUD

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Central and Western Australia by Air

13 days

Oct, Mar, Apr, May, Jul +2

Central and Western Australia by Air

Visiting Northern Territory, Western Australia

Small group escorted air tour of Central and Western Australia, where the coaches have yet to reach. Outback Australia, Aboriginal art, Standing stones, Derby, Broome, Tanami desert, Kununurra explored for mature couples and single travelers.

From A$16,500 AUD

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Kimberley and Pilbara explored by air

14 days

Oct, Apr, May, Jun, Jul +2

Kimberley and Pilbara explored by air

Visiting Western Australia

Small group air charter tour of the Kimberley and Pilbara for senior and mature couples and single travellers. Learn about Purnululu, Bradshaw art, visit Derby, Broome and Alice Springs.

From A$16,500 AUD

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On these scheduled air safari tours into the Australian outback to iconic destinations typically including Birdsville, Kata tjuta, Charleville, and the Gawler ranges. The private air tour takes you on our schedule into outback Queensland and/or Western Australia. Odyssey’s air tours of Australia include exploring the Kimberley region in the dry season. From the air, discovering iconic destinations of the Kimberley coast and the beach complete with salt water crocodiles completing this scenic flight with a low level run up the Ord river to the East Kimberley and Kununurra.

Privately chartered aircraft touring provides flexibility in where the tour can visit or examine from the air. Often visiting on the ground the Bungle bungle (Purunululu National park) and Your private air tour typically includes a scenic flight each day. and then onto the East are the Cessna Caravan, or Beechcraft King Air.

Australian Air tours

Enjoy seeing Australia from an aerial perspective on air tours enjoyed in a private aircraft, with no security lines, boarding delays or crowded baggage carousels at airports. Typically your day tour is up to two and a half hours per flight. Odyssey Traveller spends time in planning our air tour programs to ensure you enjoy visiting places that have shaped Aboriginal or colonial history in the Australian outback. Though this air safari requires meticulous planning by the operator of each privately chartered aircraft which we review and discuss in detail before your air safari commences. The aircraft type and seating configuration will be matched to the tour group size. As a small group tour unlike other air tours offered, our programs like our ground tour programs are small group tours with a maximum of 12 passengers and two crew on all larger group flights.

Planned air tour itineraries beyond just a day tour

What you will see in two weeks on one of Odyssey Travellers Outback Australia Air tour programs, may take up to a month or more in a car. Imagine enjoying air tours that fly over 10,000kms in 14 days seeing a large part of Australia, a scenic flight collection, covering the Top End and Kakadu, the magnificent Kimberley region, the Kimberley coast of Western Australia and Kata tjuta including Uluru in the red centre. When required you may find that the tour program changes mode of transport for a private air tour by seaplane or a helicopter flight to a spectacular island reef of the Kimberley coast or wildlife destination within Outback Queensland for example.

In the comfort of your private aircraft you can relax taking in the breath-taking landscapes before reaching your next exciting destination.Our all inclusive itineraries mean you can relax in the knowledge that everything is taken care of on one of your trips of a lifetime.

These Air tours commence in outback regional airports that enable you to join from Perth, Sydney, Cairns, the Gold coast, Brisbane or Melbourne, Canberra and Adelaide South Australia or Tasmania.

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Aboriginal Art

Aboriginal Art

Senior and mature couples and solo travellers remain curious but often informed about the role Aboriginal art plays in the indigenous community and the various styles. This article seeks to provide a platform for this collection of small group tours of upto 15 people into the Australian outback where often Aboriginal art styles are encountered.

6 Nov 20 · 15 mins read
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Aboriginal Fire Management

Aboriginal Fire Management

Small group tours for mature and senior travellers in the Australian outback to learn and appreciate land management techniques for couples and solo travellers reflecting Aboriginal culture in Kakadu, Tasmania, Arnhem land and the Kimberley.

5 Dec 20 · 6 mins read
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Aboriginal art Kakadu

Aboriginal history and culture of Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory

For those seek to learn as they travel then the history of the Aboriginal journey and timelines that unfold as a discovery in Australia seek to fascinate the mature and senior traveller on a small group package tour for couples and singles. From Darwin, this tour also visits Arnhem land as well as Kakadu, during the dry season.

24 Jun 20 · 9 mins read
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Aboriginal Songlines

Aboriginal Songlines

Songlines trace the journeys of ancestral spirits who created the land and all natural phenomena. The creation stories as well as practical knowledge needed for survival in outback Australia. We experience this knowledge on our small group tours into Outback Australia.

4 Mar 21 · 12 mins read
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Aboriginal Stone Arrangements

Aboriginal Stone Arrangements

Aboriginal stone arrangements are a form of rock art deliberately placed in position by Indigenous Australians and associated with spiritual ceremonies or utilitarian purposes. This article for mature and senior travellers provides and couples and solo travellers with and understanding and appreciation of the Ancient historic landscapes they are travelling though on a small group tour.

6 Feb 21 · 9 mins read
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Ochre Cliffs near Lyndhurst Outback South Australia

Ancient Aboriginal trade routes of Australia

Ancient Aboriginal trade routes of Australia Trade was a central part of life for Aboriginal people prior to the British settlement of Australia. Trading routes criss-crossed the nation, dispersing goods, information, technologies and culture thousands…

14 Feb 21 · 16 mins read
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Appreciating Australian River Systems.

Appreciating Australian River Systems.

Appreciating the linking of the river network into the Australian, history, culture and landscape on a small group tour for mature and senior travellers of couples or solo travellers is an integral part of understanding the continent of Australia and Aboriginal settlement.

18 Nov 20 · 9 mins read
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory

Arnhem Land, Northern Territory

To enter Arnhem land a permit is required for visitors. Explore and learn about the Aboriginal community in Arnhem land as part of a small group package tour that includes Darwin and the Kakadu. These are small group tours of upto 12 like minded mature and senior travellers, couples or solo travellers interested in exploring as they tour.

25 Jun 20 · 8 mins read
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Australian Aboriginal Paths of Migration

Australian Aboriginal Paths of Migration

Article for small group tours of mature or senior couples or solo travellers interested in learning more about Aboriginal history, Kinship, trading routes, songlines and ancient history.

2 Jun 21 · 9 mins read
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Contemporary Aboriginal Paintings

Contemporary Aboriginal Paintings

Article introducing contemporary aboriginal art to mature and senior travellers taken a escorted small group tour into Outback Australia's Northern Territory, Kimberley, Queensland, New South Wales or South Australia seeking to learn about Aboriginal history and culture.

8 Jan 21 · 18 mins read
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Halls Creek

Halls Creek, Western Australia

Halls Creek an important stop on our Small group tour of the Kimberley. We learn about the gold rush on this tour for mature and senior travellers, couples and singles.

22 Apr 20 · 4 mins read
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Lake Argyle, Australia

Lake Argyle, Australia

Understand why Lake Argyle exists before joining a small group package tour for mature and senior travellers of Western Australia's Kimberley region in the preferred dry season. Limited to 12 travellers for your peace of mind we learn about the landscapes and the aboriginal stories often via the rock art in far North.

24 Apr 20 · 4 mins read
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Wetlands Kakadu

Natural landscapes of Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory

Article about a unique RAMSAR landscape and UNESCO world heritage site explored and part of a small group tour for mature and senior travellers couples and singles based in Darwin. Landscape, wildlife, and aboriginal history and settlement plus African mystery are part of this and other articles on Kakadu.

23 Jun 20 · 10 mins read
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Bungle Bungles.

Purnululu National Park, Australia

Read about one of the most remote World heritage sites on Earth. Odyssey takes you to visit as part of a small group package tour for mature and senior travellers in the Kimberley for couple and single travelers We travel in the dry season from Broome via Lake Argyle to this National park.

22 Apr 20 · 6 mins read
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The Royal Flying Doctor Service History

The Royal Flying Doctor Service History

History, culture and landscapes are continuing themes on an escorted small group tour from Odyssey for mature and senior travellers couples and singles. The Royal Flying doctor adds to to the travellers knowledge of outback Australia history.

19 Dec 20 · 8 mins read
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Bell Gorge

Wet and dry seasons in the Kimberley, Australia

Learn about the wet and dry season in the Kimberley to support your understanding of the Aboriginal communities lifestyle as you explore on a small group package tour for mature and senior travelers exploring as a couple or solo traveller. Read our peace of mind statement for post covid-19 travel.

24 Apr 20 · 4 mins read
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Wyndham, Western Australia

Wyndham, Western Australia

Article on the historic Kimberley town of Wyndham. Learn about how this was the entry to this part of the Kimberley to Halls creek, and for the pastoralists in the Victorian era. Supports small group tours for mature and senior travellers couples and solo travellers.

1 Jun 21 · 7 mins read
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