Cooinda 60 minute Scenic Flight
Best seen from the air, enjoy aerial views over the World Heritage Listed Kakadu National park on a 60 minute scenic flight departing from Cooinda Lodge.
Cooinda is located very near the South Alligator River and adjacent to the world acclaimed Yellow Water Billabong. What you don’t see from the ground is Yellow Water feeding into the tidal South Alligator River and the amazing colour variations of many more floodplains as the river winds seaward.
Kakadu is a region of changing landscapes, impressive land forms, dynamic ecosystems and rugged wilderness. To gain a real appreciation and see untouched lands, a scenic flight is a must.
You will enjoy unique views as you explore Australia's largest National Park.
This flight includes recorded and live commentary from your pilot as you fly through these spectacular ancient lands.
Make your own way to Cooinda Lodge Reception 30-35 minutes prior to your departure time.
You will be met by your Kakadu Air pilot ready to check you in for your flight.
A short safety briefing will be held before taking to the skies on your 60 minute scenic flight.
With a guaranteed window seat on all our flights sit back and take in the majesty of Australia's largest National Park whilst absorbing the informative commentary.
Kakadu enjoys two major climatic seasons, the "Wet" and the "Dry" season. Commencement and termination of Wet & Dry seasons by month for our flights are determined by the weather. If you are visiting in a transitional period E.G November/ May and you have your heart set on a certain flight path, it is best to contact the Kakadu team direct to confirm.
Dry season (approx June - November) View Jim Jim creek before Deaf Adder Valley, see the sacred site of Lightning Dreaming, then onto Arnhem Land Plateau, Mt Brockman, Ranger Mine, and Jabiru Town to see the famous Crocodile hotel. The art site of Nourlangie Rock is next, finishing with the Permanent waterholes, the windy South Alligator River, Floodplains and stunning Tributary.
Wet Season - (approx December - May) Heading over Jim Jim Creek to the magnificent Twin and Jim Jim Falls, view the Arnhem Land Plateau on your way to Double Falls. See amazing variation in land forms over Deaf Adder Valley, Hole in wall, Lightning Dreaming and Nourlangie Rock. Flying home over dreaming waters (Deep water billabong), floodplains and the spectacular South Alligator River.
"Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability"
"Infants must sit on laps"
"Check In: All flights require a check in 30 minutes prior to the advertised departure time. A late departure is likely to affect passengers on following flights. Our Goal is to remain on time, if your arrival is likely to be delayed please inform us urgently, we will offer you alternative options."
"Children must be accompanied by an adult"
"Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund. A minimum of 4 people per booking is required."
"Flights are subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund"
"All passenger weights MUST be advised at time of booking. Please don’t be offended or concerned, Kakadu Air operates light aircraft, take-off weight is a safety issue, we will not fly over weight, or compromise safety."
"Due to the safety and weight / balance of the aircraft, we have a weight limitation of 130kg. If you are this weight please contact our reservations direct."
"The Company reserves the following rights, to cancel, or to postpone any flight without notice should a circumstance occur that might represent a threat to the safe conduct of the flight or tour."
"Reservations cancelled inside 24 hours from departure will forfeit payment in full."
"Kakadu Air respects the “Kakadu National Park managements” voluntary code of conduct known as the “The fly neighborly policy”. This policy limits flights to a certain minimum height above terrain, and distance lateral from about 30 locations in Kakadu. Jim Jim and Twin falls are two of these locations. These Falls are viewed freely in our WET SEASON flights as the roads are closed. In the DRY SEASON when the roads are open there are no flights over Jim Jim and Twin Falls."
"The Company and the pilot in command may refuse the carriage of a passenger, if that passenger could be regarded as likely to cause annoyance or offence to, or threaten the safety of the flight or any person on that flight."
"In refusing service to any person or persons for reason of drunkenness, annoyance, offence, or threat to flight passengers or crew, the company refuses liability for any inconvenience or cost related to our refusal for the passenger or freight to travel."
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers"
Duración: 1 Hour
Lugar de comienzo:
Cooinda Lodge Reception, Kakadu Hwy, Kakadu NT 0822
Cancelaciones y devoluciones:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.