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Outback Floatplane Adventures

#1 of 121 Tours in Darwin
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Outback Floatplane Adventures is the only way to see the Northern Territory! The Ultimate Tour is a once in a lifetime experience that is designed to allow you to see all that the Northern Territory has to offer in one action packed adventure...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Shop 1/2 58 Mitchell Street, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is the best way to experience the outback. The team are very professional and the tour is an experience you will never forget.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Alfgat
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I took this tour from Darwin as an anniversary gift to ourselves. We were delighted with all aspects of the trip, floatplane ride was our first and the lady pilot was wonderful. This has been several years ago, and at that time...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Shirley P
OutbackFloatplanes, Manager at Outback Floatplane Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Shirley and Pete, thank you so much for your glowing review! It is great to hear that your anniversary was unforgettable, we really appreciate you travelling all the way from Texas to join us on an adventure. Please come and visit us again in...More

Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

What an amazing day! I was greeted by our driver Dallas at the hotel, after a few more pick ups we headed to the airport. We had a safety brief then it was time to board the amazing amphibian Cessna caravan, a beautiful aircraft!!! Dave...More

Thank davidmZ9686QP
OutbackFloatplanes, Manager at Outback Floatplane Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2018

Hi David, thank you so much for your review. It is great to hear you had such a fantastic day out! The Northern Territory is a pretty special place, it was a pleasure being able to show you what it has to offer. The team...More

Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

The BEST tour I have ever been on! I was offered the front seat in both the floatplane and the helicopter with incredible views! I recommend to anyone a must do in darwin ! Very experienced and friendly crew ! Thank you so much !

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Venture40554988930
OutbackFloatplanes, Manager at Outback Floatplane Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2018

Hi Stefanie, thank you so much for your lovely review! It is so great to hear you had a fantastic time out at Sweet's Lagoon with the team. Please join us again in the future.

Reviewed 4 November 2018

All the activities are great fun. However, it's the staff that make it memorable. Without their high caliber of customer service that these staff members present, this tour would not be as enjoyable. It was brilliant from start to finish, as it is with a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Paradise02752998987
OutbackFloatplanes, Manager at Outback Floatplane Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2018

Hi there, we really appreciate you taking the time to leave us such a fantastic review. Our team will really appreciate your kind comments, we will be sure to pass this onto them. Thank you very much for joining us on an adventure!

Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

This is my second tour with this company, the first 5yrs ago when the Fliatplane adventure first started. Again it didnt disappoint from the moment I booked from interstate right through to the end. Their knowledge, respect and passion for the environment all emcompassing. The...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jackie M
OutbackFloatplanes, Manager at Outback Floatplane Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Hi Jackie, thank you very much for leaving us a review. It was such a pleasure hosting you a second time out at Sweet's Lagoon, and it is great to hear that you had a fantastic time. We will be sure to pass along your...More

Reviewed 15 October 2018

Collected on time by Lovely Female driver, collected another few people who were also joining our tour. Driven to the local airport, where we watched a safety demonstration. The float plane holds 12 people comfortably with the pilot. We had a great flight to Sweetwater...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TheHallss
OutbackFloatplanes, Manager at Outback Floatplane Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Hi there, we really appreciate you taking the time to leave us a review. It is great to hear you had a fantastic time out at Sweet's Lagoon, the team love showcasing this beautiful area of the NT to our guests. Thank you for joining...More

Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Excellent. Great Fun. It was amazing landing in the water. The breakfast cruise was fabulous and relaxing. The airboat was exciting and fantastic fun. All staff were friendly and eager to show you an excellent time.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank becull
OutbackFloatplanes, Manager at Outback Floatplane Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2018

Hi Rebecca, thank you very much for leaving us a review. It was an absolute pleasure hosting you out at Sweet's Lagoon, please join us again in the future.

Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

If you are in Darwin just do it. You only live once and the guys do the business. A bloody great time. Worth every cent

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Neville G
OutbackFloatplanes, Manager at Outback Floatplane Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Hi Neville, thank you very much for your review. It was an absolute pleasure having you out at Sweet's Lagoon, please join us again in the future.

Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

What an absolutely brilliant experience! All the staff are very friendly, entertaining & so knowledgeable- the highlight was the helicopter ride with the man himself - Matt Wright!! What an unbelievable experience to be flown right down into a croc hole & he literally sat...More

Thank Kimbo237
OutbackFloatplanes, Manager at Outback Floatplane Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Hi there, thank you very much for leaving us a review. The team will be very happy to hear you enjoyed yourself, and they will really appreciate your kind words. Please join us again in the future!

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W4898QRamyb
22 January 2019|
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Response from woolawonga | Reviewed this property |
I not able to answer these question as i am not aware if theybare operating durring the wet season .please call them direct or call Tourism Top End
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weikiatl2018
3 June 2018|
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Response from OutbackFloatplanes | Property representative |
Hi there, thank you for sending through your question. We would be more than happy to accommodate your 3 year old child on our tours, however there are a few things you need to be aware of. Due to safety reasons, we do not... More
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sashaJ79
10 February 2017|
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Response from OutbackFloatplanes | Property representative |
Hey mate, Thank you for your question. Our most popular tour with Outback Floatplane Adventures is The Ultimate Tour, it is an action packed adventure designed to showcase the Territory at it's best! Suitable for... More
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