East Kimberley Aerial Tours
Ord River Valley & Lake Argyle Flight, Kununurra
Soar by helicopter over the Ord River past Elephant Rock, through Carlton Gorge, over the farms of Packsaddle Plains and the neighboring Carr Boyd Ranges. Follow the mighty Ord River with spectacular gorges and meandering wetlands upstream to Lake Argyle to view the Ord Top Dam Wall, Lake Argyle Resort and the great expanse of Lake Argyle with its islands and stunning reflections. Tropical farms and majestic mountain ranges surround Kununurra and can be fully appreciated from the air.
- $499 per person
- 45 mins, daily, Helispirit
Bungle Bungle Adventurer & Argyle Diamond Mine Tour, Kununurra
Fly over Lake Argyle, the Ord Top Dam wall and the Ord Irrigation Area. This scenic safari provides both the sweeping views and close up detail of expansive and rugged landscapes that make the Kimberley famous including the Bungle Bungle range. In addition, visit the face of the world’s largest supplier of pink diamonds. Followed by a buffet lunch at the Argyle Diamond Mine you will learn about the technology and processes that are employed in diamond production. Visit the village store where Argyle souvenirs and Argyle diamond jewellery can be purchased. Tour the plant by bus and discover the technology and processes used in diamond production. View the diamond display gallery featuring over $1 million of Argyle Diamonds and jewellery.
- $759 per person
- 6 hrs plus, Tue, Thu & Sat, Aviair
Wandjina Explorer, Kununurra
Visit Wandjina country, departing Kununurra along the Ord River & overfly the port of Wyndham, Cambridge Gulf, Berkeley River and King George River with its truly awesome falls. Land at WA’s most remote indigenous community of Kalumburu to enjoy a tour of the historic mission, the museum, the WWII aircraft ‘graveyard’ and the community itself. Continue over the historic Truscott Airfield, the pearl farms of Vansittart Bay and orbit over the Mitchell Falls. Return to Kununurra via the Cockburn Ranges, Home Valley Station and the El Questro Wilderness Park.
- $1,090 per person
- Full day, daily, May to Sep 20, minimum 4 passengers, Kingfisher Tours
The Jaliwang Journey Eco-Cultural Tour, Kununurra
A scenic flight following the dreamtime trail of the Jaliwang (Barramundi) across the top of Argyle Diamond Mine. Land at Warmun Community to be greeted by Luridgii Indigenous guides for a gallery tour of the world renowned Warmun Art Gallery. Enter the famous Argyle Diamond Mine to view the operations of the mine site and enjoy a gourmet picnic lunch. Tour through the back country of the mine to Lake Argyle for a cruise on the famous Lake Argyle best of the lake and sunset cruise into Lake Argyle marina. Return to Kununurra by 7.00pm.
- $1,090 per person
- Full Day, Wed, Fri & Sun, minimum 4 passengers, Kingfisher Tours
Mitchell Falls Discoverer, Kununurra
Begin with a scenic flight over the Ord River Irrigation Area, Carlton Hill Station, Wyndham and the Cambridge Gulf, before reaching the coast. Your coastal route includes the magnificent King River, Berkeley River Gorge, King George Falls, and Kalumburu. On arrival at the Mitchell Plateau, transfer to HeliSpirit for a helicopter flight to the Mitchell Falls. Upon landing, follow your tour guide on a 4.5km hike into the stunning Mitchell Falls. Take a swim in the Mitchell River above the Falls and enjoy a picnic lunch before returning via helicopter back to the airstrip. View El Questro and the Cockburn Range on your return scenic flight.
- $1,495 per person
- Full day, Thurs & Sat May to Sep 20, minimum 4 passengers, Aviair
2 Day Discover Mitchell Falls, Kununurra
This is an adventure packed 2 days with Kingfisher showcasing the iconic Mitchell Falls. Upon landing at Mitchell Plateau you will be greeted by your tour guide. A 4WD and guided walk to the Mitchell Falls then return by helicopter to Mitchell Falls Wilderness Lodge for your overnight accommodation. In the morning you will depart for the remote community of Kalumburu for a tour of the old Mission grounds and museum followed by a gourmet picnic, swim and rock art tour. Depart Kalumburu, overflying Faraway Bay, Berkeley River Lodge and Wyndham before following the Ord River back into Kununurra.
- $2,490 per person
- Daily May to Sep 20, minimum 4 passengers, Kingfisher Tours