LEISURE TRAVEL & TOURISM

The dedicated team at Independent Aviation are passionate about providing the attention to detail that will ensure an on-time and hassle-free experience for clients, whether they are travelling for business or for leisure. Our experienced, well-grounded air charter service has kept event managers, professional conference organisers and tour operators throughout Australia, Asia Pacific and the world in the air for almost 30 years. Whether the requirement is an aircraft for a few passengers for a day excursion to a remote location or a wide body jet to accommodate the whole group at a busy airport, you can rely on our expertise to produce the best possible solution.

ENTERTAINMENT, MEDIA & SPORTING TEAMS

Make it an event that everyone will remember! Independent Aviation has provided private jet, helicopter, airliner and even cargo charters for an array of sporting events, film and stage productions and commercials. Whatever your requirements, we can provide a solution to any event and maximise your time.

TAILORED CHARTER SOLUTIONS

Every charter can be tailored to meet your requirements. Independent Aviation believes an air charter service is not just about sourcing safe, suitable aircraft for the best value for clients’ money. We believe it is also about helping to deliver the best experience and outcome too. We offer such options as:

  • Branded aircraft livery
  • Branded head rest covers
  • Onboard flight managers
  • Special in-flight announcements
  • Branded flight attended uniforms
  • Customised catering and beverage options
  • Departures from private terminals for most aircraft
  • Use of private airport lounges with special catering
  • Tailored in-flight entertainment or promotional material
  • Dedicated check-in desks when public terminals are used
  • Our own ground staff for extra passenger care and service

In fact, a friendly, effective VIP experience all the way to ensure we see you again, soon.

CURRENT PACKAGES

EXPERIENCE THE OLDEST LIVING CULTURE AT THE LAURA DANCE FESTIVAL – ALL IN A DAY TOUR!

One of the best ways to gain a true understanding of Aboriginal culture is to experience a cultural festival all in a day. Enjoy the spectacular rugged outback by air charter as we as we embark on a scenic day tour out to one of the most important cultural gatherings of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in Australia, the Laura Dance Festival. When flying over this huge area, you will soon realise why it is one of the most stunning areas of Australia to experience.

Discover the history, traditions and share in their culture with a guided rock art tour at Split Rock with Culture Connection Tours before heading to the Dance Festival where more than 5,000 people attend the Laura Dance Festival to gain insight into the uniqueness of Aboriginal culture, which sees around 500 artists from 20 Cape York communities come together. A truly remarkable cultural experience where you will witness the story telling of Aboriginal culture through dance, language and art.

Departs: Cairns approx. 8:00am and returns to Cairns approx. 5:00pm

Inclusions: Return scenic charter flight approx. 1hour 10 min each way, one hour guided rock art tour with local Culture Connect, coach transfers, and entry to the festival.

Itinerary:

7:30am Check In
8:00am Depart General Aviation Cairns
9:10am Arrive Laura Airport
9:20am Coach transfer to Rock Art with Culture Connect
9:30am Rock Art Tour – Split Rock
10:30am Coach transfer to Laura Dance Festival
11:00am – 3:30pm Free time at Laura Dance Festival
3:50pm Coach Transfer to Laura Airfield
4:00pm Depart Laura to Cairns

CURRENT PACKAGES

$595

PER PERSON