Author: Matthew Presland

Pasta Cooking School with Megan Knapp

Flinders Island Gourmet Retreat is hosting renowned chef Megan Knapp who will be providing a Pasta Cooking School on Sunday 25th June. This event provides a great chance to learn some new skills, and also to sample some of the island’s local produce, which is sure to be a feature of the cooking class! Places are limited, so if you are interested you need to book now! Check out the flyer below for more information. As always, Flinders Island Aviation Services is available to assist with transport to the island if you wish to attend from...

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Bridport Fly-In, Saturday 13th May 2017

Flinders Island Aviation would like to invite everyone to a special event to welcome a new addition to the fleet! We are very excited to expand our operation to include helicopter operations and to further strengthen our ability to service and showcase the North East Region including the Furneaux   Islands. On the 13th May 2017 commencing at 10.30am we will are planning have another open hangar and fly in day for all to show case our new helicopter and current fleet. We welcome all aviators to drop in as we love all types of planes and associated banter....

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Pet Friendly Travel Option!

The team at Flinders Island Aviation have teamed up with The Furneaux Tavern to provide an awesome experience for pet lovers, in particular Dachshund Lovers! Our aircraft are perfectly suited to transporting your beloved pets, and we frequently carry dogs of all shapes and sizes. We are also able to transport your pets in comfort in the same cabin as you! No more locking them away in the cargo hold! Working with the Furneaux Tavern, Flinders Island Aviation can arrange flights directly into Lady Barron with your special friend, landing you within a kilometre of the Furneaux Tavern. Why should your pet...

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National BMX Flatland Championships

Flinders Island Aviation are proud to support local initiatives. We are pleased to support the National BMX Flatland Championships on the 10th of June held in our Bridport hangar. We wish all who are competing best of luck and welcome all who are planning to visit a warm welcome from the Flinders Island Aviation...

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Welcome Craig Hewitt

Flinders Island Aviation would like to formally welcome Craig Hewitt to the team. Craig will be a valuable addition to our expanding team as a line pilot assisting with our regular mail and freight delivery along with charter duties. We are excited to have Craig and his family Natalie, Kirra and A’jana relocate to Flinders Island from South Australia and further compliment our business within the Island community. Craig has completed a diploma of Aviation and holds a command instrument rating and brings a wealth of customer handling skills to our business. We feel having Craig and his family...

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