Swan River Seaplanes

Adventure and Outdoors Tours

Swan River Seaplanes offer experiences like no other with scenic seaplane flights direct from Perth’s Central Business District providing you uninterrupted aerial views of Perth’s cityscape, Kings Park and Botanic Gardens plus the spectacular Western Australian coastline.

Scheduled departures offer you the ability to quickly and conveniently reach world-renowned destinations such as Rottnest Island in their 12-seat, state-of-the-art Cessna 208 Caravan. You can package your flight with a range of hand-picked, exclusive and interactive tours and experiences or choose your own adventure.

Whether you’re travelling solo, as a couple or in a group, Swan River Seaplane’s exclusive and interactive itineraries offer captivating, once-in-a-lifetime experiences from the moment you depart!

One-way or return, their new daily flight schedule and exciting range of day tours from Perth opens up a world of possibility for exploring some of Western Australia’s most spectacular regions.


From $7867 to $8667

Travel in style to Western Australia’s magnificent wine region and 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.

Get a birds’ eye view of the spectacular scenery from the comfort of their 12-seater Cessna aircraft, expertly piloted.

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 their bespoke Margaret River Day Tour or plan your own unique adventure. Either way, travelling to the region by seaplane will be the best possible start to your south-west adventure.

Includes complimentary pick-up from Central Business District hotels.

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From $250 to $633

Experience the beauty of Perth’s favourite island paradise, fly to Rottnest Island and enjoy breathtaking views over the Perth cityscape and spectacular coastline enroute!

Swan River Seaplanes offer scheduled flights to Rottnest Island arriving in only 20 minutes departing right from the Perth Central Business District, there’s never been an easier or more convenient way to experience this much-loved holiday destination.

With its turquoise sea and pristine beaches, private bays and rocky coves, its abundant marine life and fascinating historical past, its leisurely cycle paths, adventure trails, beachfront bars and restaurants, ‘Rotto’ is paradise.

Offering flexible flights so you can plan your own unique discovery experience, fly and ferry combos or you can choose an extraordinary Rottnest Island tour tailor-made just for you.

Also, don’t forget to take the perfect Quokka selfie!

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Departing the Swan River in the morning, you will enjoy fantastic aerial views of Perth City, Fremantle and Cottesloe Beach on your scenic seaplane flight to Rottnest Island. Take sight of the array of colours and shapes of the many salt lakes, bays and beaches before touching down on Rottnest Island in the record time of only 20 minutes from Perth Central Business District!

Board the Rottnest Cruises’ vessel for your three hour, 5-course deluxe seafood banquet catch and dine experience. Be greeted by friendly staff as you are welcomed with tasty canapés, a range of premium local wines and a generous selection of beers.

Experience a very interactive lobster pot-pulling demonstration from several catch zones before your captain anchors up in the serenity of Parakeet or Longreach Bay. Enjoy a delicious Western Australian seafood lunch and taste the popular Western Rock Lobster in your style of choice being barbecued or sashimi.

After a delicious dessert, take a final cruise back to Thomson Bay where your catch and dine experience concludes. With two-and-a-half hours remaining on the island, feel free to sit back and relax at one of the restaurants or bars on the waterfront.

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The ultimate day out in Margaret River for small groups of eight to 12 people!

They have carefully created an itinerary that showcases the South West with the best food and wines and doing as much as possible in a single day.

This tour highlights our spectacular wine region direct from Perth.

A day to savour and remember.

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Experience the unique thrill of taking off and landing in a state-of-the-art seaplane, direct from the Swan River!

After meeting at the Queen Street Jetty situated on the picturesque South Perth foreshore, you will be greeted by their friendly staff and check in to ‘Perth’s only’ seaplane scenic flight!

Upon boarding the aircraft and finding your window seat, you will enjoy a short taxi to the middle of the Swan River before take off! Soaring out of the water and flying across the city scape at a low level, you will witness the most incredible views of Heirisson Island, The Crown, Matagarup Bridge and Optus Stadium before flying between Perth and Northbridge taking in full aerial views of the city!

After a flight past Kings Park tracking over the expanse of the Swan River to Fremantle, you will also see Perth’s Iconic Cottesloe Beach and the leafy Western Suburbs.

Enjoy one last flight past Perth’s skyscrapers before touching down on the calm waters of the Swan River.

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Possibly the most exciting and memorable way to spoil your loved one is with a seaplane flight and an exclusive riverside picnic on the South Perth foreshore!

Bolster your scenic flight experience by adding on an exclusive riverside picnic. With the option of enjoying your picnic before or after the scenic flight, they can tailor your experience to suit your timings.

You will be escorted to your exclusive picnic set-up to enjoy the river picnic after your flight. Champagne, a wonderful display of blooms, a luxurious picnic setting and a delicious grazing platter is sure to impress your loved one, or your special group of people. The combination of a seaplane flight and a riverside picnic go hand-in-hand on the South Perth foreshore!

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Their Rottnest Island Fly and Ferry combo gives you the best of both worlds.

Flexible options enable you to enjoy spectacular Rottnest Island flights with a return journey by ferry with Sealink. Ferry/fly options are also available and you can choose a same-day combination or book across different dates.

Their fly/ferry combo means Rottnest Island is a short 20-minute hop away from your departure point at Queen Street jetty in South Perth. Enjoy a unique water take-off in their state-of-the-art Cessna Caravan with panoramic views over the city, Fremantle and Cottesloe Beach before their experienced pilots take you on a low level circumnavigation over Rotto’s spectacularly beautiful bays and beaches.

At the end of the day or at the end of your stay, simply ferry back in comfort to B-Shed in Fremantle or Barrack Street in the Perth Central Business District.

This flexible travel option between Perth and Rottnest gives you a seaplane flight experience of a lifetime combined with a convenient ferry return.

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Their exclusive package of seaplane flights to Rottnest Island for a long gourmet lunch is the ultimate luxury beachside escape. The cherry on the top is an exclusive pass to the Samphire Hotel’s residents-only pool area.

This fabulous Rottnest Island Day Tour is four hours of sophisticated luxe.

Return flights, a chef’s selection lunch where you’ll feast on the freshest Western Australian produce from the ‘Feed Me’ menu at the chic beachside Lontara restaurant and an exclusive pool pass make this day tour a perfect island indulgence.

Feel like royalty with complimentary Central Business District hotel transfers to the Queen Street jetty in South Perth and fast-tracked check-in. Then enjoy a spectacular water take-off and scenic flight with stunning aerial views over Perth City, Kings Park, the Swan River, the majestic Indian Ocean coastline and Rottnest’s breathtaking bays and beaches.

Relax into the island life in one of the cabanas at Samphire’s lagoon-style pools before settling into a leisurely long lunch, sweetened by the knowledge that your afternoon seaplane to Perth promises a spectacular finish to the day.

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For a 360-degree experience of extraordinary Rottnest Island, their seaplane flight, bike and ferry combination is the perfect package.

A thrilling 9am water take-off from the Swan River in the heart of the Perth Central Business District sets the tone for a full day of fun. You’ll enjoy panoramic aerial views over the city and surrounds before a breathtaking circumnavigation of Rottnest Island ahead of your landing. Then pick up your pre-booked electric or pedal-powered bike to begin your paradise island adventure.

Your wheels will take you places others can only dream of.

Explore stunning beaches and bays. Discover secret spots for a swim or snorkel. Visit historic and cultural landmarks. Explore hidden trails and bushland tracks. Escape for a cooling drink at a beachside bar. Search for the ultimate quokka selfie. You can even join one of the many Rottnest Island tours on offer.

And to complete your perfect day of ‘flightseeing’ and sightseeing, a comfortable late afternoon ferry ride back to Perth awaits you.

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