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Address: 126C Syme Street, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria 3016, Australia
Phone Number: +61 3 9397 5388
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Melbourne Seaplanes specialize in showing people all the major attractions...

Melbourne Seaplanes specialize in showing people all the major attractions and features of Melbourne and its coastal beaches from the comfort of our beautfully maintained Seaplanes.Relax while your experienced pilot shows you around with informed commentry.Enjoy the excitment of a water take off and landing.An experience that will be remenbered for ever by putting all of Melbournes worid renowned features in perspective.Email or call our friendly staff for more information

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What a way to see Melbourne

I have often looked at the Melbourne Seaplane taking off near the yachts and docks in Williamstown and thought to myself, how does he do that? The skill level looks very high and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
JeffG0RD0N
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Melbourne, Australia

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have often looked at the Melbourne Seaplane taking off near the yachts and docks in Williamstown and thought to myself, how does he do that? The skill level looks very high and yet the pilot makes it look so simple. I guess the only answer was going to be to try it myself. So I called up and enrolled... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2015 via mobile

Had a drive out on Sunday to take a flight over the city and down the coast to Half Moon Bay. Leonie handled the booking and was friendly and made the whole booking easy. Rod was a pleasure to deal with, flight was smooth and he pointed out all the local landmarks as we passed over. Great way to see... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2015

On a beautiful Sunday morning I used a red balloon voucher for a seaplane flight from Williamstown with Melbourne Seaplanes. Plane was surprisingly spacious and comfortable. The pilot, Rod, was fantastic. He was very knowledgeable and was very accommodating when we were trying to get photos of the various sites. Our flight was about 30 minutes with about 10 minutes... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2015

Having done many "experiences" over the years, this is no doubt one of the best. My husband and I had a flight that took us down to Sorrento where we had lunch at a local restaurant and then back. While this required good conditions at both ends of the bay, it was so worthwhile. Rod was a great host and... More 

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Williamstown, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015

We did the 30 minute trip on the day that all the tall ships left Williamstown. Wow - What a vista! Rod also few us over the city. So good to see Melbourne from the air. Such a different perspective!! I always recommend this to our guests, Melissa Captains Retreat B&B

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2015

Firstly, I state that I know Rod and Leonie well and have for a long time but this is no way puts bias on this fantastic attraction. Visitors and locals - you will never have seen the city like this, just the taxi out to the runway shows the Melbourne skyline as seldom viewed, then to take off aiming at... More 

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Thank Danny T
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2015

Took the extended coastal and city flight. A beautiful day and a wonderful flight. Rod gives a great commentary through the headsets. We loved it.

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Thank DiBecker
Melbourne, Australia
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77 reviews
16 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2015

This joy ride around historic Port Phillip Bay was one of the most enjoyable experiences we have had in exploring our beautiful city. From the enquiry stage to end of flight Leonie and Rod were super informative, passionate and professional. If you are after something different in a gift, this is the number one choice - you're in Williamstown, on... More 

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Melbourne
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22 reviews
11 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2014

I booked this tour with Melbourne Seaplanes as a surprise for my husband's 50th birthday - he loves flying and is a student pilot so a perfect gift. We had a beautiful day for flying last Saturday with just four of us on the flight. Rod was just wonderful as a pilot and tour guide not to mention as a... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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164 reviews
49 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2014

I must have been very good last year as my partner bought me a seaplane flight voucher for my birthday. Only one word for it EXCELLENT. We had a 40 minute flight down as far as Half Moon Bay and then back to Williamstown across the city. Rod, the pilot, was terrific. As there were only two of us on... More 

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