Travelling to Unique Kimberley Retreat

Kununurra & Darwin
Commercial Flight Information

Direct and connecting flights to Kununurra and Darwin
are available with these airlines:
   Virgin Australia logo

Getting to Faraway Bay is the beginning of your adventure, with access strictly limited to air and sea. No road access. Remote and Exclusive with private airstrip for Aircraft Charters.

  • Standard Air Transfers ex Darwin or ex Kununurra
  • Minimum 2 people for booking
  • Flights available any days, subject to availability
  • Flights in light aircraft subject to payload restrictions, luggage allowance 10kg per person
  • Departure preferred time ex Kununurra 7.00am WST – 60 minute flight – various aircraft
  • Departure ex Darwin – varies, from 8.00am CST – 3.00pm CST – 90 minute flight – Twin Engine
  • Groups of 4 or more Aircrafts Chartered to suit numbers in group.

If you require any advice or assistance in the best options of travel to Faraway Bay we can offer assistance.

We can organise transfers between most properties within the Kimberley and Top End which can be beneficial with properties so remote and vast distances required to travel.

All transfer are with Air Charters we arrange for each booking, so contact direct for quote for Air Component for booking.




Depart DWN – TBA (eg. 8.00am CST)                Arrive FAB –  TBA (eg.  8.00am WST) 90 minute flight – Twin Engine

(no set departure time, Chartered flights booked to suit individual bookings)


Depart FAB –  8.00am WST                             Arrive DWN – 11.00am CST  90 minute flight – Twin Engine

(no set departure time, Chartered flights booked to suit individual bookings)

CONTACT  direct for flight component per person for Charter Flight. 



Depart KNX – 7.00am WST                             Arrive FAB – 8.00am WST 60 minute flight



Depart FAB – 8.30am  WST                            Arrive KNX – 9.30am WST 60 minute flight

CONTACT direct for flight component per person for Charter Flight.

 Scenic Flight to Faraway Bay

The breathtaking flight puts Faraway Bay’s unique and remote location into awesome perspective.

Explore over 280kms of raw Kimberley wilderness from Kununurra, including the mighty Ord River  and Berkeley River, mangroves and expansive rugged coastline. From 500 feet, spot dugongs, sea turtles, sharks and massive saltwater crocodiles.

Included in this is also a scenic flight over the  Spectacular Iconic King George Falls.

Equally spectacular scenic flight direct from Darwin, after departing the Northern Territory coast you will fly over the Timor Sea, Joseph Bonaparte Gulf then cross the Kimberley Coast on the way to touching down at Faraway Bay.

Warm Welcome

Once landed,  you’ll be greeted with a smile from your Faraway Bay host and a characteristic ‘open air’ safari style four-wheel-drive to take you 4kms to your accommodation, approximate 20 minute drive.

Transfers from Remote Kimberley and NT properties.

Charter flights direct to Faraway Bay from Broome can be arranged, contact direct for a quote.

Flight transfers direct to and from other Kimberley and Top End properties, some  listed below can be arranged. (plus many more – just enquire)

Home Valley Station – El Questro – Mitchell Plateau – Bullo River – Bamaroo

Contact  now for quote for transfers.

Fly Yourself

Faraway Bay is a popular destination for self-flyers. Our airstrip includes tie-down and a parking bay for light aircraft. Return transfers to Lodge via 4WD. A helipad is also available for those who arrive by helicopter. Permission is required from Faraway Bay for Self Flyers to land, utilize Faraway Bay Airstrip. Only Self Flyers staying at Faraway Bay can use the airstrip.

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