Flights

At Melbourne Seaplanes, we have a number of flight packages to suit every occasion.

To make a booking (or enquiry), simply give us a call on (03) 9397 5388  or use the contact us form.

 

Custom Packages

In addition, we also offer specially designed custom packages ideally suited to weddings, proposals, birthdays, anniversaries or in fact any other special occasion. Please contact us to find out more about how we can tailor a custom package for that 'special' occasion.

Seaplanes Base

Flights depart from and return to our base at Gem Pier, Williamstown.

Terms and Conditions

When booking a flight or purchasing a Gift Voucher, please take a moment to read our Terms & Conditions.

Hobson's Bay Circuit

For the thrill and excitement of a water takeoff and landing our Hobsons Bay Circuit is ideal.

Taking off in Hobson's Bay, flying to the end of Point Gellibrand, then crossing over the bay to Elwood, flying past St. Kilda, and Port Melbourne to the West Gate Bridge and then down the Yarra River to Williamstown. It's only a short flight, about 20 minutes altogether, but a good way to have a cost-effective seaplane experience.

Total time
20 mins

Flight time
8 minutes (approx.)

Cost
$99 (per person)

Melbourne City Skyline

Passing over the ship building and historic industrial area we turn right and fly past Williamstown's beautiful beaches, across to St. Kilda Marina, Brighton Beach and up past the Grand Prix track at Albert Park Lake.

We fly past the famous Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG), Melbourne Park, Botanical Gardens, The Shrine of Remembrance and Government House.

We then pass the high rise towers of Melbourne’s Central Business District, The Eureka Tower (our tallest building), Crown Casino and the Southbank Precinct, down the Yarra River past Melbourne Exhibition and Conference complex to the Docklands area and back over the Westgate Bridge before cruising past Port Melbourne beaches and landing back at Williamstown.

Total time
30 minutes

Flight time
15 minutes (approx.)

Cost
$170 (per person)

Coastal Flight

From Williamstown this flight tracks along the Coast past Point Ormond, then Brighton with the well known golden mile of exclusive homes, and Brighton Beach offering a fantastic photo opportunity of the colourful bathing boxes.

Continuing along to Sandringham where the remains of a World War 1 submarine can be seen, then to Half Moon Bay where the historic wreck of the “HMS Cerebus”, Australia’s first naval vessel lies just offshore.

Turning back along the coast we fly to Melbourne and complete the city skyline before landing back at Williamstown.

Total time
40 minutes

Flight time
25 minutes (approx.)

Cost
$220 (per person)

Historic Port Phillip

Our scenic Port Phillip Bay flight from Williamstown tracks the beautiful coastal beaches at 500 feet (160m) viewing picturesque places such as Port Arlington and Queenscliff.

Passing over the Heads to Point Nepean we provide good views of the bayside towns of Portsea and Sorrento. Our flight path then follows the coast towards the City of Melbourne taking in Albert Park Lake, the home of the Australian Grand Prix, our famous Botanical Gardens, the MCG, Eureka Tower, Crown Casino and the Southbank precinct.

You will see Melbourne’s famous City skyline as well as the Westgate Bridge before landing back at Hobsons Bay.

Total time
75 minutes

Flight time
60 minutes (approx.)

Cost
$320 (per person)

Mount Dandenong

Mount Dandenong forms the backdrop to outer East of Melbourne. Melbourne is virtually surrounded by mountains that continue right up the east coast of Australia and are known as the Great Dividing Range.  From the seaplane views up the Yarra Valley can be seen, famous for grape growing and wine production.

Our scenic flight to the famous tourist area outside Greater metropolitan Melbourne takes in Melbourne’s Beaches from St. Kilda to the renowned sand belt Golfing area of Sandringham, before turning north for Mt. Dandenong.  En route we pass St. Kilda football Ground, The Police Academy, VFL Park, then onto Mount Dandenong.

On return we fly over Ringwood and Doncaster before viewing Albert Park Lake, the Botanical Gardens, the MCG Crown Casino, Southbank Precinct, Melbourne’s skyline and the Westgate Bridge.

Total time
50 minutes

Flight time
45 minutes (approx.)

Cost
$270 (per person)

The Ultimate Experience

For that special occasion, special person or to just treat yourself, the ultimate flight over our beautiful coastal beaches, sightseeing along both the Bellarine and Mornington Peninsulas as they curve around Melbourne’s magnificent Port Phillip Bay. 

Flying at 500 feet we track the coast following the Bellarine Peninsula to view picturesque places such as Port Arlington and Queenscliff then passing Port Phillip Heads the narrow entrance to Port Phillip Bay eventually landing at the Baths restaurant jetty at Sorrento for a short break or magnificent lunch.

The return trip offers a birds eye view of several popular bay beaches, and finally some of Melbourne’s spectacular landmarks including Albert Park Lake, the Botanical Gardens, MCG, Crown Casino, Southbank precinct, Melbourne city skyline, Westgate Bridge, Port Melbourne beaches and then back to Williamstown.

Total time
3 hours

Flight time
60 minutes (approx.)

Cost
$450 (per person)