Indulgent Flight To King Island in a Historic DC3
Step back in time and travel to rugged and picturesque King Island. Fly down on your own personal VIP DC-3 where the actual trip is part of the experience. We offer regular Sunday flights for lunch at the Boomerang By The Sea. This is a must do and this package includes flights to and from King Island from Melbourne, a buffet lunch and a visit to the King Island Cheese Factory. Can you think of a better way to spend a Sunday?
Check-in commences at 10:00am at the Silver Cilpper VIP lounge where light refreshments are available prior to boarding.
Complimentary glass of champagne is also provided for those wishing to start the day off with something more substantial.
Boarding the aircraft at 10:30am for the 1 hour 10 minute flight to King Island, our route takes us past the city skyline, into Port Phillip Bay, through the Heads and onto King Island.
On arrival passengers are met by coach and transferred to Boomerang By The Sea located near the main township of Currie. This restaurant is situated atop the cliff tops and overlooks Bass Strait and the golf course. Truly a scene from St. Andrews in Scotland.
Enjoy a buffet style meal emphasizing local King Island fare. Seating can be arranged as requested, for those wishing to be in a group environment or couples wishing to be left to themselves.
After lunch you will do some sight seeing of the Currie area, go for a leisurely stroll and visit the King Island Cheese Tasting room and shop where you may sample some local produce. Purchases can also be made at this time. Returning to the aircraft for a 4:00pm take off back to Essendon.
Included in this package is:
• Return flight on Melbourne's Gooney Bird (DC-3) to King Island
• Champagne and light refreshments prior to departure and in flight
• King Island buffet style lunch at “Boomerang By The Sea”
• Transfers on King Island
• Secure car parking at the airport
The only additional costs are drinks consumed on King Island.
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