South Australia

Destinations in the state of South Australia

Making Aviation History: Jon Johanson and his RV4

Making Aviation History: Jon Johanson and his RV4

A nurse-midwife from Adelaide is probably not the likely candidt for a world record setting aviator… but when you combine ambition, determination and a dream, anything is possible. Meet Jon Johanson, who has been named Adventurer of the Year (2004) and awarded an FAI Gold Air Medal. “Dare to dream, and never give up” Jon Johanson About Jon Johanson Jon […]

Episode 6: Touring Adelaide

Touring AdelaideEpisode 6: Touring Adelaide & Homebuilt Flying World Records

We spend a few days touring Adelaide, where we visit the South Australian Aviation Museum, and various other attractions around the city. Next, we load up again for another short and VERY bumpy trip to Murray Bridge. We thought the turbulence was pretty bad on our last flight… but this leg was definitely much worse! We hope you enjoy Episode […]

Wilpena Pound – Rawnsley Park Station

Destination: Wilpena Pound

We can sum up the Wilpena Pound with only one word – Spectacular. Located in the Flinders Rangers, this natural amphitheatre provokes the imagination to conjure up 101 different ways this ‘out of place’ land formation could have come to be. Surrounded by desert, the spectacular Wilpena Pound is guaranteed to impress, especially from the air. Flying around Wilpena Pound was […]