Private Charters

Charter a private seaplane experience direct from Perth CBD

Whether you’re getting your friends together to celebrate that special occasion or you’re looking to impress your colleagues for your end of year function a chartered seaplane flight direct from Perth CBD has the wow factor!

Just a 15-minute flight from the CBD, Perth’s favourite island is on our doorstep, and what better way to get there than by seaplane! We’ll fly you there in style and you get to marvel at the spectacular scenery along the way. Enjoy a delicious lunch, join in on some of the islands exciting activities or explore the island at leisure before we return you back to the Swan River.

Or why not experience Australia’s premier Margaret River Wine Region? Stunning return scenic flights coupled with an exclusive wine tour and lunch showcasing the lovely local produce, we will have you sipping on Cabinet Sauvignon in no time! For private plane hire in Perth, contact our friendly team for more information or to make a booking today!

Joining a boat? Why not enquire about an exclusive boat transfer from Perth to the Abrolhos Islands to arrive in timely fashion, direct from the heart of Perth.

Perth City Seaplane Scenic Flight

Capture the best views of Perth City

Experience the unique thrill of taking off direct from the Swan River in a seaplane! See Perth city and the surrounds from the sky with low-level aerial views of Crown, Optus Stadium, Kings Park, Fremantle, Cottesloe, Scarborough and the leafy Western Suburbs on your scenic flight adventure! This experience is perfect to slot into any busy work schedule.

Scenic Seaplane Flights

Price: $1500 for up to 10 passengers

Flight Time: 15-20 minutes

Total Time: 1 hour including check-in and photos

Extra flight time: $1000 for additional 20-minute Rottnest Island flyover

Transfers : $100 private CBD transfers

With an exclusive check-in on the South Perth foreshore, enjoy a glass of bubbles whilst watching the safety briefing and prepare for your exhilarating and fun, seaplane flight! With a base option and add-ons available, we can tailor a memorable experience the whole team will never forget!

HIGHLIGHTS
  • Exclusive check-in at our innovative departure lounge
  • A glass of sparkling wine or soft drink prior to departure
  • Incredible water take-off
  • Aerial views of Crown, Optus Stadium, Perth Cityscape, Kings Park, Cottesloe and Fremantle
  • Soft water landing on the Swan River
Included
  • Private seaplane flight, 15-20 minutes in the air plus taxi time in the Swan River
  • A glass of sparkling wine or soft drink
  • Optional extras including CBD transfers or additional flight time
Excluded
  • Food/Catering (can be arranged if required)

Margaret River

Travel in style to Western Australia’s Magnificent Wine Region.

Make the most of every special minute ‘down south’ with Swan River Seaplanes’ quick and convenient one-way or same-day return Margaret River flights, or enjoy one of our carefully created day tours!

Get a birds’ eye view of the spectacular scenery from the comfort of our 10-seater Cessna aircraft, expertly piloted by experienced professionals.

Choose a one-way flight from Perth or same-day return, with convenient scheduling and complimentary pick-up from CBD hotels and make your trip down South a bucket-list experience you’ll never forget. Check in to your flight on the South Perth foreshore before reaching Margaret River the fastest way possible, from Perth CBD.

Savour the sights, explore off-the-beaten-track locations, meet some locals, feast on the flavours and of course, taste the region’s globally acclaimed wines on a bespoke Margaret River day tour or plan your own unique adventure. Either way, travelling to the region on our quick and convenient flights to Margaret River will be the best possible start to your south-west adventure.

Margaret River Flights

Price: $6500 Same Day Return, $6930 One Way

Private Touring: $250pp all inclusive

Flight Time : 45 minutes each way

Total Duration: 5.5 hours

Capacity: 10 passengers

Departs from: Queen Street Jetty

Arrives at: Busselton Margaret River Airport

Reach Margaret River in only 45 minutes, direct from Perth CBD!
Take off out of the Swan River before tracking past Perth CBD, Fremantle and the stunning coastline before reaching Busselton and Margaret River Airport in Western Australia’s premier wine region.

Select our carefully curated private wine tour which includes guided touring, wine tastings at 2 wineries, an interactive cheese and wine pairing, + a 2 course lunch at Aravina Estate with matching wines (250ml per course).

HIGHLIGHTS
  • Depart and or return directly to the Swan River in Perth CBD
  • Aerial views of Perth City, Fremantle, Penguin Island, Garden Island, Mandurah, Busselton Jetty, Geographe Bay, Wineries.
  • Exclusive, small group size of up to 10
  • Flight is coastal and at a low altitude rather than a plain and simple point A to point B flight.
Included
  • CBD Hotel or office transfers
  • Experienced and knowledgeable pilot
  • Seaplane flight or flights between Perth and Margaret River
  • Pilot commentary during flight
Excluded
  • Margaret River Touring (can be arranged at additional cost of $250pp)
  • Food and beverages (included in the tour package)
  • Transfer services in Margaret River (included in the tour package)

Ultimate Margaret River Day Tour

Cost: $6500 (up to 10 passengers)

Flight time: 45-60 minutes each way (subject to air traffic)

Total time: 5.5 hours

Add on: $250pp for all-inclusive touring

The ultimate day out in Margaret River for small groups of 6-10 people!

This tour suits corporate functions, incentive awards or an exciting conclusion to a team building initiative.

Be collected from your Perth hotel or office at 9:00am and privately transferred to Queen Street Jetty to check into your seaplane flight.

After departing the Swan River, you will experience a 45 minute flight from Perth CBD, tracking down the coastline to Busselton and Margaret River Airport.

Upon arriving in Margaret River, if you join our private tour you will meet your tour guide who will take you on a 3.5 hour adventure through the wine region. This tour calls in to Windows Estate for a delicious cheese and wine pairing and also calls into Aravina Estate for wine tastings followed by a delicious 2-course lunch with paired wines (250ml per serve).

After being immersed in our beautiful south-west, tasting delicious wine and eating scrumptious food you will return to Perth again by seaplane, touching down on the Swan River

Upon landing in Perth, you will once again board your private transfer vehicle and make your way back to your hotel or office to conclude the day at approximately 4:00pm.

HIGHLIGHTS
  • Depart and or return directly to the Swan River in Perth CBD
  • Aerial views of Perth City, Fremantle, Penguin Island, Garden Island, Mandurah, Busselton Jetty, Geographe Bay, Wineries
  • An orbit over Cape Naturaliste Lighthouse
  • Exclusive, small group size of up to 12
  • Flight is coastal and at a low altitude rather than a plain and simple point A to point B flight
  • A fully guided tour of the wine region from experienced tour guides
  • Tastings at 2 wineries
  • A delicious lunch at a 3rd winery restaurant
Included
  • Private CBD hotel or office transfers
  • Experienced and knowledgeable pilot
  • Private seaplane flights
  • Pilot commentary during flight
  • A 3.5 hour guided tour of Margaret River
    • Private guided touring
    • Tastings at 2 wineries
    • A wine and cheese pairing
    • A 2-course lunch accompanied with 2 glasses of paired wine (250ml per serve)
Excluded
  • The cost of purchasing cases of wine
  • Any additional wines at the wineries (additional to the tastings and paired wines)
  • Dessert (time restrictions allow only 2 courses)

Abrolhos Islands

The Abrolhos Islands is a chain of 122 islands with many coral reefs, sitting in the Indian Ocean off the coast of Western Australia. The Islands a spread out amongst some 70km making it the most expansive group of Islands along the West Coast.

There is no need to drive to Perth or Jandakot Airport and check-in to a regular flight. There is also no need to fly all the way to East Wallaby Island.
With Swan River Seaplanes, you can now reach the Abrolhos Islands, direct from the Swan River in under 90 minutes!
Fly in exclusive luxury from the heart of Perth CBD before touching down in a secluded lagoon within the pristine southern group of the Abrolhos Islands.

Perth to Abrolhos Islands Boat Transfer

Price: $10,000 one-way, $11650 same-day return

Duration: Approx 1.5 hours each way

Departs from : Queen Street Jetty, Perth

Capacity: 8-10 Passengers plus standard luggage or 12 passengers plus limited luggage

Fly direct from Perth CBD to the Abrolhos Islands, in the fastest and most exclusive way possible.
Reach the Abrolhos Islands in record time, before touching down in the calm pristine waters.
Arrange to be collected from the seaplane and transferred to your boat.

HIGHLIGHTS
  • Incredible aerial views of Perth city and the stunning coastline on your flight between Perth and the Abrolhos Islands
  • Exclusive private flights aboard Perth’s only seaplane service
  • The ability to reach the Abrolhos Islands in under 90 minutes
  • A water take-off and landing
Included
  • CBD Hotel or office transfers
  • Experienced and knowledgeable pilot
  • Seaplane flight or flights between Perth and Abrolhos Islands
  • Pilot commentary during flight
Excluded
  • Abrolhos Islands Touring (can be arranged at additional cost)
  • Food and beverages
  • Transfer services at Abrolhos Islands

Rottnest Island

The fastest, most scenic and most exclusive way of reaching Perth’s Island of Paradise is by seaplane!

They say that team building is best done offsite – we believe that all of the best ideas come when your team feel’s valued, appreciated and most importantly – EXCITED.

Taking off from the Swan River, your team will feel inspired after taking in the most incredible sights of Perth’s skyscrapers, the Crown Casino, Optus Stadium, King’s Park, Cottesloe Beach and Fremantle on your flight path to Rottnest Island.

You haven’t truly seen Rottnest Island until you have seen it from the sky. To appreciate the island’s beauty, the majestic colours and the many bays and beaches must be seen from a bird’s eye view.

Touching down at the Rottnest Island Airport, embark on a journey that brings your team together and make the most of the ‘island charm’ whilst enjoying the work trip of a lifetime!

Rottnest Island Seaplane Flights

Cost: $3500 same day return

Flight Time: 15 minutes each way

Departure Time: 9am or 10am

Return time: 2:30pm

Add on: Lunch packages available from $89 per person.

Reach Rottnest Island in only 15 minutes from Perth CBD!

The fastest and most scenic way to get to Rottnest Island is by Seaplane.

With a multitude of options and ways to enjoy Rottnest Island, your corporate charter could consist of a range of boat tours or simply a long-lunch at Lontara Restaurant.

With prices starting from only $3500 for up to 10 passengers, Rottnest Island is the perfect destination to enjoy with colleagues and to celebrate a successful year.

HIGHLIGHTS
  • Incredible aerial views of Perth city and the stunning coastline on your flight between Perth and Rottnest Island
  • Exclusive private flights aboard Perth’s only seaplane service
Included
  • Private CBD hotel or office transfers
  • A glass of sparkling wine or soft drink at check-in
  • Private seaplane flights to Rottnest Island
Excluded
  • Touring on Rottnest Island (can be arranged)
  • Food and beverages (can be arranged)

Ultimate Rottnest Island Team Building Experience

Price: $7830 (up 10 people)

Duration: 7 hours

Departs from: 8am - Queen Street Jetty, Perth

Returns to: 2:30pm - Queen Street Jetty, Perth

Capacity: 12 people (more can be hosted with additional flights. POA)

The work trip that ticks all the boxes!

Private Seaplane flights > Exclusive Boating Experience > Indulgent Lunch

Perfect for groups of up to 10 people.

Starting your day with a private transfer from your CBD workplace, you will arrive at the seaplane departure point and check in to your private seaplane flight!
Flying to Rottnest Island, you will take in views of the stunning city scape and all of Perth’s famous points of interest before touching down at Rottnest Island Airport.

After a short transfer, you will meet the team at Charter 1 and embark on a private, snorkel & sail experience aboard the luxury catamaran ‘Capella’. Enjoy the magic of Rottnest Island by sailing through stunningly beautiful bays then dive right in to the “Snorkeler’s paradise”! Fitted with loads of water toys, the striking yellow boat provides maximum fun both in and on the water. Here you can be creative on team building exercises or kick back on the comfortable trampolines up front.

Upon returning back to the island settlement, you will take a short walk to Samphire Hotel where you will be seated in the premier Lontara Restaurant and go on a food journey through the multiple courses of the chef’s ‘feed me’ menu.

After lunch, return to the Rottnest Island airport for your private seaplane flight back to Perth City. This flight will see you touch down on the Swan River in the mid-afternoon to conclude an out of office experience to remember for a lifetime!

HIGHLIGHTS
  • Incredible aerial views of Perth city and the stunning coastline on your flight between Perth and Rottnest Island
  • Exclusive private flights aboard Perth’s only seaplane service
  • Private charter aboard “Capella”
  • Cruising around Rottnest Island
  • Snorkeling over stunning Rottnest Island reefs
  • A water take off and landing
Included
  • CBD Hotel or office transfers
  • Rottnest Island admission fees
  • Experienced and knowledgeable pilot
  • Private seaplane flight from Perth to Rottnest Island
  • Pilot commentary during flight
  • Transfers from Rottnest Island Airport to Rottnest Village Settlement
  • Morning tea and snacks
  • A 3 hour private “Sail & Snorkel” experience with Charter 1
  • A 7-course lunch at Lontara Restaurant
  • Private seaplane flight from Rottnest Island to Perth
Excluded
  • Alcoholic beverages (can be purchased on consumption)