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 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 the coach will transfer you up to the King Island Cheese Factory 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.
NOTE: Unless otherwise specified, the rates listed are for the 2017 - 2018 season. The 2017 - 2018 season rates are valid from the 1st April 2017 - 31st March 2018. The 2018 - 2019 season rates commence on the 1st April 2018.
Available Dates (subject to change)
|* Sunday 3rd December 2017 (8 spaces)
* Sunday 17th December 2017 (8 spaces)
* Sunday 14th January 2018 (8 spaces)
* Sunday 4th February 2018 (8 spaces)
* Sunday 25th February 2018 (8 spaces)
* Sunday 4th March 2018
* Sunday 25th March 2018 (8 spaces)
2017-2018 Season Rates
Rates valid from Saturday 1 April 2017 to Saturday 31 March 2018: