Above & Beyond Tasmania

Air, Helicopter and Balloon Tours

Tasmania’s only seaplane operation, based in the heart of Hobart’s iconic waterfront. Offering a number of scenic flights, luxury transfers and custom tours with an objective to leave guests feeling inspired, enriched and connected.
Tasmania is world famous for its natural beauty and spectacular landscapes. Above & Beyond provide the rare opportunity to experience this remarkable island from the air and touch down in some spectacular locations.
A locally owned company that takes great pride in showing off their beautiful island state to locals and visitors alike. From a quick 10 minute scenic flight to the remote south-west wilderness or sunny east coast, Above & Beyond exists to provide its customers with an experience they will never forget.
Treat yourself or someone special, go ‘above and beyond’ today.

Facilities

Service Types

Air, Helicopter and Balloon Tours Free Wifi

Fitness

Basic

Disabled Assistance

Disabled access available

Membership

Visitor Information Centre

Accreditation

Australian Tourism Accreditation Civil Aviation Safety Authority

Services

$229

After taking off from the heart of Hobart’s waterfront, this scenic flight will give you a bird’s eye view over our beautiful city, before heading south to follow the River Derwent’s western shore as far as North West Bay.
From here, our journey heads east to the rugged cliffs and white sandy beaches of Bruny Island. We then head back up the river’s eastern shore, reaching the famous Tasman Bridge and experiencing views of the majestic Kunanyi/Mt Wellington. We finish with a river landing and return to dock at Franklin Wharf.

Disabled Access

Carpark Family Friendly Pet Friendly - Enquire

$595

This scenic flight departs from Franklin Wharf and heads South-East to the spectacular Tasman Peninsula. From here we will take in the famous Three Capes from a perspective that not many people get to experience.
A touch down at Port Arthur to view the UNESCO World Heritage listed convict site and its surrounds from the water. We’ll then make our way towards Cape Raoul and return to Hobart with fantastic views of the capital city and Kunanyi/Mt Wellington.

Disabled Access

Carpark Family Friendly Pet Friendly - Enquire

$625

Maria Island is a mountainous island located just off the east coast of Tasmania. Fly right from Hobart waterfront and take in views of the stunning East Coast before landing on the incredibly beautiful grass runway of Maria Island. The 115.5-square-kilometre island is contained within the Maria Island National Park and is a natural wildlife sanctuary and off-shore retreat with historic ruins, sweeping bays, dramatic cliffs and plenty of stories to tell. Enjoy a short walk on Maria Island followed by a prepared gourmet picnic hamper.
*Less than 4 passengers charter rate available

Disabled Access

Family Friendly

$625

Fly in style direct from Franklin Wharf and head north following the River towards the sweeping hills of the Derwent Valley. Touching down on the pristine waterway, greeted by a member of the Meadowbank Farm and Vineyard for a winery tour. After enjoying the tour through the hills of Meadowbank, experience the delights of the wine tasting and a grazing table with some of Tasmania’s finest produce. Take a bottle home with you to enjoy after your scenic flight back to Hobart.

Disabled Access

Family Friendly

$395

After a short scenic flight from Hobart’s iconic waterfront, land at your lunch location, a pristine sandy beach! Enjoy our prepared gourmet picnic hamper and immerse yourself in some of Tasmanians finest produce while taking in the beach views. Feel free to bring a bottle of bubbles to make your lunch time experience, extra special.

Disabled Access

Family Friendly

$2950

Depart Hobart by seaplane for a Tasmanian picnic lunch with a difference. 50 minutes of beautiful west coast scenery before finding our own private bay to enjoy our prepared gourmet picnic hamper. Port Davey and Bathurst Harbour are known for their white quartzite sands that line the shores, which makes choosing the perfect spot for a private picnic and a glass of bubbly just too easy.

Disabled Access

$3200

The Gordon River is a major perennial river located in the central highlands, south-west, and western regions of Tasmania. Just 50 minutes from Hobart by seaplane, experience a spectacular overview of South West Tasmania and one of the most beautiful water landings you will ever encounter, on the mighty Gordon River. Upon arrival, take a short walk to Sir Johns Falls then sit and enjoy our prepared gourmet picnic hamper.

Disabled Access

Family Friendly

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