Author: Matthew Presland

Telstra Outage. Our apologies for being offline.

The team at Flinders Island Aviation Services would like to apologise for not being available by phone or email today. Telstra is experiencing an outage, and all phone, mobile and internet services are currently out of action in Bridport, and on Flinders Island. Information on the Telstra website also shows that we are expecting this issue to continue tomorrow. We will be continuing our normal services tomorrow, however we may be unable to take your calls or enquiries until Telstra resolves this issue. For those who have been trying to contact people on Flinders Island, I believe that all...

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The Boss is off to Disneyland!

After a busy first year as the owner/operator of Flinders Island Aviation Services, Pete is taking the family to Disneyland in the USA. Pete will be out of the office from today until about the 18th July spending some time with his family. If you would like to get in touch with us while Pete is away, please feel free to call us on the office number (03) 6359 3641, or if you have an urgent or after hours enquiry, call Matt on 0428 593 642. Enjoy your well earned break...

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A Boggy Day in Bridport

The team at Flinders Island Aviation Services would like to thank everyone for their patience and understanding of the delays to our service over the last few weeks. Tasmania has been subject to high rainfalls, leading to major flooding on the Tasmanian mainland. Unfortunately, the rains have continued in Tasmania today, while the island has enjoyed quite a nice day. We thought this may be a good time to show some of the water that has landed at our airstrip in Bridport.

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A Day To Remember, Bridport Hangar Open Day

On Saturday the 12th March, Flinders Island Aviation Services hosted our Bridport Hangar Open Day. The day started out foggy, and misty with difficult flying conditions. We feared the worst, however by 11:30, our carpark was filling up, and a few aircraft began to arrive. By 12:30 we declared the day a huge success, and we were experiencing overflows in both our carpark and aircraft parking areas. We were absolutely astounded by the support we received from the public, and from aviators from all across the state. Some aircraft had to make 3 attempts to get to us through...

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