Private Charters

With Swan River Seaplanes you can charter a private seaplane in Perth

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 to Margaret River or Rottnest Island has the wow factor!

Just a 20 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.

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 12-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: $7920 Same Day Return, $6930 One Way

Duration: 60 minutes each way

Capacity: 12 passengers (subject to weight)

Departs from: Queen Street Jetty

Airport options: Busselton Margaret River Airport, Margaret River Aerodrome (additional $990)

Reach Margaret River in only 1 hour, direct from Perth CBD!
Take off out of the Swan River before tracking past Perth CBD, Fremantle and the stunning coastline before reaching Margaret River Airport in the heart of Western Australia’s premier wine region.

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 12
  • 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)
  • Food and beverages
  • Transfer services in Margaret River

Ultimate Margaret River Day Tour

Private Pricing: $ 8950 based on 10 adults. $7950 based on 6 adults

Flight time: Total of 2 hours flying time

Touring time: Total of 5 hours in Margaret River

Total time: 8 hours. 8:45am departure from Perth, 4pm return to Perth

Capacity: 10 - 12 passengers, subject to weight

The ultimate day out in Margaret River for small groups of 6-12 people!

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

Be collected from your Perth hotel or office at 8:00am and privately transferred to Queen Street Jetty to check into your seaplane flight.

After departing the Swan River, you will experience a 70 minute flight from Perth CBD, tracking down the coastline to Margaret River Aerodrome. This airport is in the heart of Margaret River township.

Upon arriving in Margaret River, you will meet your tour guide who will take you on a 5 hour adventure through the wine region. This tour calls in to Xanadu Wines, Prevelly Beach, Brookview Valley Vineyard and Aravina Estate.

After a day of seeing our beautiful south-west, tasting delicious wine and eating scrumptious food you will return to Perth again by seaplane, this time from Busselton Airport.

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 4:30pm.

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
    • From Perth to Margaret River Aerodrome
    • From Busselton to Perth
  • Pilot commentary during flight
  • A 5 hour guided tour of Margaret River
    • From Margaret River Busselton
    • All transport to 2 wineries and 1 brewery
    • Tastings at each winery and brewery
    • A 2 course lunch accompanied with a glass of wine
Excluded
  • The cost of purchasing cases of wine
  • Any additional wines at the wineries (additional to the tastings)
  • Dessert (time restrictions allow only 2 courses)
  • Any additional beers at the brewery (additional to the beer paddle)

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: $8000 one-way, $9650 same-day return

Duration: Approx 1.5 hours each way

Departs from : Queen Street Jetty, Perth

Capacity: 8 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!

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 12 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)