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Kookaburra Air Tours

Kookaburra Air is a Western Australian family owned business originating out of Alliance Air, formed in 1990 and primarily involved with hire of aircraft to charter operators and flying schools.

Kookaburra was formed in 1996 to service WA as an air charter business – focusing primarily on developing air tours and scenic flights for the WA tourism industry.
In 2013, the company opened a base in Darwin to further service the air charter and scenic tour market in the Northern Territory for destinations such as Kakadu and Katherine.
All our pilots are friendly, service oriented, and have local knowledge on the areas of interest. They are flexible enough to meet the requirements of passengers while commanding a safe and professional flight.

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  • Tours

    Bungle Bungles and Lake Argyle adventure tour

    Experience a scenic flight of the Bungle Bungles, and the mighty Ord River, before viewing the massive freshwater expanse known as Lake Argyle.


    After the Scenic, land at Bungles Airport for a 4WD & Walk Adventure to see the wonders of the Bungle Bungles from the ground, including the Domes & Cathedral Gorge. Explore the Bungle bungles by foot, or take some time to relax. Take in your surroundings and enjoy lunch provided by us. Then return to the skies for the flight back to Darwin.

    Bungle Bungles and Lake Argyle day tour

    Experience a scenic flight of the Bungle Bungles, and the mighty Ord River, before viewing the massive freshwater expanse known as Lake Argyle. Then return flight to Darwin.

    Crab Claw 1/2 day

    View the coastline leading to Cox Peninsula & Crab claw island, and touch down on this tropical coastal escape for a half day of fishing, swimming, exploring, or simply relaxing. Have lunch at the local bar, before taking off for Darwin and arriving back at Kookaburra Air.


    Tour can be customised upon request.

    Kakadu & Mary River scenic flight

    See vast wetlands nestled in amongst a rugged northern landscape, carved out over millions of years by the infamous outback wet season. During the wet season, also fly over the magnificent Jim-Jim and Twin Falls. This unique landscape teeming with wildlife as seen from the air is truly an experience you will not want to miss.

    Kakadu and Katherine Gorge full day tour

    Then fly out to Kakadu National Park and the upper Alligator River, where vast wetlands stretch out across the vast and rugged northern landscape, carved out over millions of years by the infamous wet season. During the wet also fly over the magnificent Jim-Jim and Twin Falls. Complete the experience with a yellow waters cultural cruise, before returning to Darwin.

    Kakadu and Yellow River cruise

    During the wet season we also fly over the magnificent Jim-Jim and Twin Falls. This unique landscape as seen from the air is truly is an experience you will not want to miss.
    Your tour includes the famous one hour Yellow Waters Boat Cruise throughout the Kakadu wetlands where you will experience wild life close up.

    Katherine Gorge water and air tour

    The Pinnacle of Top End experiences, our Katherine Gorge Tour combines air, water and ground touring to experience everything Katherine Gorge has to offer. You'll see every aspect of the spectacular gorges, as well as the ancient, spiritual landscape that stretches across the Northern Territory. After a scenic flight from Darwin over Katherine, a boat cruise through the winding gorges awaits you. This tour also includes a helicopter tour through the more inaccessible parts of the gorges.

    Litchfield & Daly River scenic flight

    Experience a bird's eye view of the Magnetic Ant Hills, Cascades, Lost City, and the many majestic waterfalls and wetlands of Litchfield.
    From there, fly south over crocodile-breeding wetlands of the Daly River, to the wide Day RIver delta as it spills into the sea. Then we will fly you back to Darwin along the remote west coast via Channel Point, Crab claw island and Darwin Harbour.

    Litchfield scenic flight

    Experience a bird's eye view of the Magnetic Ant Hills, Cascades, Lost City, and the many waterfalls of the area. On the way back fly north out over the inaccessible beauty of the Western Regions, and Darwin Harbour.

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