Tasmania’s only seaplane operation, based in the heart of Hobart’s iconic waterfront. Offering a number of scenic flights, luxury transfers and custom charters with an objective to leave guests feeling inspired, enriched and connected.
Tasmania is world famous for it’s natural beauty and spectacular landscapes. Now, Above & Beyond are providing the rare opportunity to experience this remarkable island from the air and touch down in some spectacular locations.
As a locally owned company, we take great pride in showing off our beautiful island state to locals and visitors alike. From a quick 10 minute amphibious experience to the remote south-west wilderness or sunny east coast, Above & Beyond exists to provide it’s customers with an experience they will never forget.
From $229 per person
After taking off from the heart of Hobart’s waterfront, this scenic flight will give you a bird’s eye view over our beautiful city, before heading south to follow the River Derwent’s western shore as far as North West Bay. From here, our journey heads east to the rugged cliffs and white sandy beaches of Bruny Island. We then head back up the river’s eastern shore, reaching the famous Tasman Bridge and experiencing views of the majestic Kunanyi/Mt Wellington. We finish with a river landing and return to dock at Franklin Wharf.
Fly in style direct from Franklin Wharf and head north following the River towards the sweeping hills of the Derwent Valley. Touching down on the pristine water way, greeted by a member of the Meadowbank Farm and Vineyard for a winery tour. After enjoying the tour through the hills of Meadowbank, experience the delights of the wine tasting and a gourmet lunch hamper with some of Tasmanians finest produce. Take a bottle home with you to enjoy after your scenic flight back to Hobart.
This scenic flight departs from Franklin Wharf and heads South-East to the spectacular Tasman Peninsula. From here we will take in the famous Three Capes from a perspective that not many people get to experience. A touch down at Port Arthur to view the UNESCO World Heritage listed convict site and its surrounds from the water. We’ll then make our way towards Cape Raoul and return to Hobart with fantastic views of the capital city and Kunanyi/Mt Wellington.
Maria Island is a mountainous island located just off the east coast of Tasmania. Fly right from Hobart waterfront and take in views of the stunning East Coast before landing on the incredibly beautiful grass runway of Maria Island. The 115.5-square-kilometre island is contained within the Maria Island National Park and is a natural wildlife sanctuary and offshore retreat with historic ruins, sweeping bays, dramatic cliffs and plenty of stories to tell. Enjoy a short walk on Maria Island followed by a prepared gourmet picnic hamper.
The fastest way to experience the wild west, leaving you feeling enriched and inspired. This trip gives you a spectacular overview of South West Tasmania taking in views of Lake Pedder before one of the best water landings you will ever encounter, landing on the mighty Gordon River. Upon arrival, take a short walk to Sir John Falls then sit and enjoy our prepared gourmet picnic hamper while taking it all in.
Come with us to the most special and remote parts of our beautiful island state. Join us for a short action-packed day trip, or spend a few days with us on a totally-immersive wilderness camp in Tasmania's Southwest National Park.
Pennicott Wilderness Journeys is one of Australia's leading ecotourism operators. Founded by Robert Pennicott in 1999, the multi-award winning company operates tours from Hobart, Bruny Island and Port Arthur in Tasmania and Wilsons Promontory in Victoria.
Australia’s island state and home to a rugged mix of dramatic scenery and attractions. Explore the history of Port Arthur, walk amongst ancient forests, visit the Cradle Mountain national park, explore the city of Hobart and MONA art gallery or head up to the peak of Mt Wellington to enjoy expansive views.