2019 Southern Right Whales

April 24, 2019

The Great Australian Bight Marine Park lies on the edge of South Australia’s Nullarbor, and is a significant nursery for Southern Right Whales. Each winter, the Whales gather in the Marine Park to give birth, to socialise, and to breed. Whales are seen in the Park from late May to early October. Last year, there Read more…


Lake Eyre Two Day Tours EARLYBIRD SPECIAL

March 21, 2019

Book a Two Day Tour, from Rawnsley Park Station in the heart of the Flinders Ranges, and receive a 10% discount. Terms & Conditions: The 10% discount applies to the Two Day Lake Eyre & Channel Country tour, departing from Rawnsley Park Station, on the South side of Wilpena Pound in the heart of the Read more…


Lake Eyre / Kati Thanda National Park

March 13, 2019

Flooding across Western Queensland in early 2019 has resulted in floodwaters heading down the Diamantina and the Warburton for Lake Eyre / Kati Thanda National Park. The Goyder Lagoon, an extensive wetland area approximately 1300 square kilometres in size, is currently overflowing. Water is expected to arrive in Lake Eyre / Kati Thanda later in Read more…


Ceduna’s Lake MacDonnell #1

December 18, 2018

The social media team at the national tourism body, Tourism Australia, have prepared a list of the most popular Instagram images that they have shared with their 3.3 million followers around the world. From now until New Years Day, Tourism Australia will share three of the top 30 images each day. In the top 30 Read more…


School Summer Holiday Special

December 17, 2018

Take advantage of Chinta Air’s School Holiday Special to take the kids flying! One child will fly for FREE! The details are: Offer valid for all scenic flights, from select bases – Ceduna, Rawnsley Park Station (on the South side of Wilpena Pound in the heart of the Flinders Ranges), and from Kangaroo Island (Kingscote). Read more…


2017 SA Tourism Awards – Bronze Medal

May 15, 2018

In 2018, Chinta Air Tours achieved a bronze medal in the category of Specialised Tourism Services at the state tourism awards. It is the third year the company has entered, achieving a bronze medal in the same category in 2017, and a bronze medal in the category of Tour Operators (less than 15 employees) at Read more…


2018 National Women in Travel (Aviation) Awards winner

Chinta Air’s chief pilot, Felicity Brown, has been named the 2018 Women in Travel (Aviation) award winner. The win comes two years after Felicity was named a finalist in the inaugural Women in Travel Awards in 2016. Chinta Air’s CEO, Noel Schwarz, said the award was recognition of Felicity’s hard work. “We are very proud Read more…


2018 Lake Eyre / Kati Thanda

May 2, 2018

UPDATE: The water from the Warburton has reached Lake Eyre / Kati Thanda TODAY (May 15, 2018). BOOK NOW!! Heavy rain fell in Western Queensland in late February / early March, 2018. The region is the heart of the catchment area for Kati Thanda / Lake Eyre (the catchment area is one-sixth of Australia). That Read more…


Chinta Air Tours – SA Tourism Awards

March 1, 2018

In 2017, Chinta Air Tours was awarded bronze in the category of Specialised Tourism Services at the 2017 South Australian Tourism Awards. It is the second consecutive year that the company has been awarded a bronze medal. In 2016, the company was awarded bronze in the category for Tour Operators (with less than 15 staff). Read more…


Brand SA Regional Showcases Chinta Air

February 22, 2018

Each week, Brand SA shines the spotlight on a regional company, to demonstrate success across the state. This week, the spotlight falls on Chinta Air. Click here to read the full article: Birds Eye View is a Day in the Office The story will also be included in the Brand SA News Weekly Wrap next Read more…


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