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Experience the Outback of Australia by air, don’t miss the adventure - tours departing from Sydney in 2021.

Outback By Air, Let us Take You There

Make the most of your time

Fast and Reliable with Breathtaking Views

Experience travelling the Australian Outback in the safety and comfort of our own private aircraft. Your every need will be met by our experienced pilots. The Aircraft types we use are the Cessna Caravan, or Beechcraft King Air.
Enjoy seeing Australia from an aerial perspective, with no security lines, boarding delays or crowded baggage carousels at airports. Maximum time spent in the air is two and a half hours per flight. Move fast with no time wasted. The aircraft type and seating configuration will be matched to the tour group size. A maximum of 12 passengers and two crew on all flights.

Unforgettable multiple destinations

What you will see in a week on an Outback By Air tour may take up to a month or more in a car. Imagine flying over 10,000kms in 14 days seeing a large part of Australia, covering the Top End and Kakadu, the magnificent Kimberley and Uluru in the red centre. 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 your trip of a lifetime.

Enjoy a
maximum travel time
of 2.5 hrs
per flight

Our tours are fully inclusive, including all meals, accommodation, transportation and excursions listed in the itinerary.
Photography by Fiona Hamilton


Wherever we go, we fly

Travelling in a comfortable private aircraft at speeds of 300 km per hour makes the distances seem small.



Journey with us as we lead you to visit Australia's iconic destinations. Enjoy authentic experiences as we see the sights, sounds and magic of the Outback.


Guided tours

Experienced local tour guides at our destinations will lead you through different experiences to enjoy the bush culture of the region. We have guides, acclaimed bush poets, award winning musicians, stockmen and station owners to pass on their wealth of knowledge to you.


Charter Flights

Outback By Air use luxury aircraft to transport you to incredible destinations in comfort. Experience a holiday like no other as you travel across the arid and vast landscape with views across the horizon. Our tours depart from Sydney - Bankstown Airport, allowing for a quick and easy departure and travel process as you begin your holiday journey to the Outback.


Unique Dining Experiences

Australia is renowned for its amazing food and we showcase what the Outback has to offer. Dining under the star-filled skies at Uluru, enjoying a traditional stockman’s camp fire dinner on the banks of a Billabong, to fine dining on Darwin’s waterfront, you will enjoy unwinding with fellow guests, reflecting on your adventures.



All meals throughout your Outback By Air tour are included

– Daily breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Wine will be served with the evening meal.


When travelling with Outback By Air, all excursions listed in the itinerary are included in your tour.

The costs of entry fees/tickets, guides (when listed) and activity passes are all inclusive. Optional excursions will be listed in the itinerary as optional and at the personal cost of each guest.


The Outback By Air tour price is fully inclusive of transportation costs, airport fees and charter services.

 Travel arrangements for transfers to/from each destination airport to your accommodation and excursion activities are included.

Guests are responsible for transportation to and from Bankstown Airport.


Throughout an Outback By Air tour, guests will be accompanied by two experienced pilots dedicated to look after every detail.

– The Outback by Air pilots ensure guests enjoy a carefree, relaxed and sociable group travel experience. No request is too much trouble. Just settle back and enjoy.

All of our Tours are operated under our COVID Safe policy.

Proudly Australian owned and operated business


Directors of Outback By Air - Phil Hines and Glenn McGrath

Outback By Air founder Phil Hines would like to welcome new business partner Glenn McGrath. Phil and Glenn both grew up in rural Australia, and share a passion for the Outback and aviation. While mainly known for his cricket career, Glenn also flies helicopters. Phil has a 30 year career in aviation, from flying tourists in helicopters in The Kimberley, charter work throughout the country, and even overseas deliveries of aircraft. Competing in the Royal Flying Doctors "Outback Air Race" ignited the idea of showcasing the country's best assets to like minded travellers. "There are so many people wanting to see this amazing country but are limited by time. We can make it happen," Phil said. "Outback By Air will take you to some of the most iconic destinations, providing a wonderful mix of history, beauty and culture. All of our tours are fully inclusive, so you can relax and enjoy the trip and not worry about a thing. Customer service and safety are our priorities. You will be flying with experienced pilots who have great knowledge and a shared passion for the Outback. We look forward to welcoming you on board one of our amazing journeys throughout this beautiful country."