Covid 19

26 May 2020

LATEST NEWS: As of 2 June, 2020, Chinta Air is cleared for takeoff! From Rawnsley Park Station (on the South side of Wilpena Pound, in the heart of the South Australian Flinders Ranges) we have available NOW: Scenic flights over Wilpena Pound and the Central Flinders Ranges (20 minutes / 30 minutes / 45 minutes Read more…


Summer Scenic Flight Special

16 December 2019

Do you think summer temperatures of over 40 degrees Celsius are hot? Not as hot as Chinta Air’s Summer Scenic Flight Special!! The details are: Summer Scenic Flight Special is valid for scenic flights only (20 mins / 30 mins / 45 mins / 60 mins) from the bases at Rawnsley Park Station (in South Read more…


Chinta Air – School Holiday Special

4 October 2019

Chinta Air is offering a school holiday special on scenic flights from: Rawnsley Park Station (on the South side of Wilpena Pound, in the heart of the Flinders Ranges), or from Ceduna, on South Australia’s Far West Coast. The details are: Applies to all scenic flights (20 min / 30 min / 45 min / Read more…


2019 Southern Right Whales

24 April 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

21 March 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

13 March 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

18 December 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

17 December 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

15 May 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…


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