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January 9, 2020
Cessna 172 - The Most Popular Light Aircraft in History

The Cessna 172 has become a household name, particularly in the aviation community. Since it's inception in the mid-1950's, the 172 quickly earned it's stripes in becoming the most produced aircraft in history. These days, almost all qualified pilots started their flying career on the humble 172, and many continue to fly them. Paired with […]

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December 17, 2019
Anniversary Flights

We have listed our favourite anniversary flights that are perfect for celebrating your special day! Brisbane - Sirromet Winery Helicopter Flight & Lunch Our most popular anniversary flight!Depart from Archerfield, fly to and let down at the Sirromet Winery for a truely romantic experience.Indulge in gormet food and wine before enjoy a luxury helicopter flight […]

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November 28, 2019
4 Amazing Bucket List Scenic Flights

Read time: 2 mins This blog page is about four scenic flights that we think are bucket list adventures for anyone in the world. These are in my opinion these are some of the best air tours and flying experiences Australia has to offer! AirShare has partners all over Australia and now offers everything from […]

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November 28, 2019
Our Favourite Scenic Flights

Read time: 2 mins Throughout Australia there are many things to see by air. Many scenic flights over and around the most incredible nature, landscapes and cities in the world. Scenic flights are always conducted in a light aircraft. Either helicopter or fixed wing aircraft. Helicopters are smaller have great appeal and take fake off […]

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November 28, 2019
My Experience with Flight Training

Read time: 2 mins LEARNING TO FLY! (THE HIGHLIGHTS) View Brisbane Flying Lesson I started my flight training in February of 2016 and completed it in May of 2017. Through the entire journey you will pass many milestones small and large. The most exciting of which is the first time you go solo. This is […]

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November 28, 2019
JoyFlight Virgin – A Guide To Your First Helicopter Flight

Read time: 4 mins ADVICE FOR FIRST-TIME HELICOPTER PASSENGERS Anyone who has had the pleasure of a helicopter flight will vouch that it’s an experience like no other. Seated in a cabin where the controls lay within arms reach (but don’t touch!), you’ll have a 360 degree view of your surroundings. And by surroundings, it’s […]

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November 21, 2019
9 Best Deals for Hervey Bay Whale Watching

Whale Watching in Hervey Bay, Queensland Hervey Bay whale watching is the often considered one of the best things to do in South East Queensland. Hervey Bay is known as the home of the Whales, and much of the town’s tourism is directed towards it. There are several companies around Hervey Bay that offer awesome […]

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November 21, 2019
Sirromet Winery

Sirromet is one of the biggest and most decorated wineries in Queensland, if not the most! With many attractions and tours, it makes a splendid outing. Situated between The Gold Coast and Brisbane it is the most accessible winery in the area. Offering a range of dining options and award-winning Sirromet Wines. It really does […]

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November 21, 2019
Charter Plane Cost

How Much Does it Cost to Charter a Plane in Australia? So you’ve decided you want to charter a plane, but you don’t know what a fair price is for air charter. Or perhaps you’ve received a quote and your jaw hit the floor. We get it, air charter isn’t cheap! You can use this […]

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November 21, 2019
Private Jet Hire

Thinking of hiring a private jet? You might be a FIFO worker looking to fly to a regional area. You could be managing a festival and need to commute an artist with urgency to a different location. Or maybe you just want a business jet to travel in style. Charter flights are useful for a […]

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November 21, 2019
Robinson R44: FAQ’s of The Worlds Best-Selling Commercial Helicopter

The Robinson R44 is a heavy-hitter in the light utility helicopter space. It has been the world’s best-selling General Aviation Helicopter year-on-year since 1999, with more than 7,000 produced globally. As a light utility chopper, the 4-seater R44 is mainly used for commercial and private services with business commutes. It’s also commonly used as training aircraft for students […]

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November 21, 2019
Flights Over Lake Eyre: Once In A 50 Year Experience

Flood Waters have engulfed Lake Eyre for the first time in 45 years. Amongst a bitter-sweet series of events for locals, tourists are lining up to check out the once-in-a-lifetime spectacle from the sky. Why Now Is the Best Time To Fly Over Lake Eyre The Lake Eyre Basin is one of the largest dry […]

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November 21, 2019
Awesome Brisbane, as seen from a Helicopter!

Read Time: 3 Minutes Brisbane; it's not often considered the most happening place. It might not be seen as jam packed with things to do, particularly if you are a local. So that’s where AirShare comes in! We are the home of scenic flight adventures in helicopters and light aircraft not just in Brisbane but […]

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November 21, 2019
Flying Lessons

In this post, we are going to try and answer all (or at least most) of your questions about taking a flying lesson! So what are the reasons that you would take a flying lesson? Either because you are interested in becoming a pilot, or you are going on a great adventure. Where to start? […]

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November 21, 2019
Experiences vs Possessions

Millennials! The generation with a heap of superlatives: The most lazy The least likely to buy a home Avocado The most offended I could go on. One thing that most people haven’t considered, but makes total sense is we are now THE MOST POPULOUS GENERATION on Earth! Which means the things we do, say and care about matter. […]

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November 21, 2019
4 Ways to Celebrate Your Anniversary In Style!

Anniversary gifts They can be really hard to decide on! Coming up with something new and exciting to do with your loved one is important, but it can also be very stressful! We all know how necessary it is to maintain ‘the spark’ in a relationship. And the best way to do this is to […]

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November 21, 2019
Kata Tjuta - The Olgas

Kata Tjuta is another place sacred to the local indigenous people. Commonly called The Olgas, It is a magnificent collection of massive rocks all next to each other. Situated in the same national park as Uluru (the Uluru Kata Tjuta National Park), these massive rocks are thought to be around 600 million years old. While […]

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November 21, 2019
Airlie Beach and The Whitsundays

WHITSUNDAYS AND AIRLIE BEACH – HEAVEN ON EARTH Located in north Queensland the Whitsunday Region is made up of incredible beaches (one of which is Airlie Beach), a memorising island chain, gorgeous reefs and teaming with sea life. The incredible archipelago is made up by tiny islands, some uninhabited and only a few meters wide […]

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November 21, 2019
Visit Uluru!

ULURU - THE RED CENTRE The largest sandstone rock on the planet, the red centre of Australia and some of the most majestic natural sights in the world. This giant rock is as old as time and of massive cultural and spiritual significance to the native aboriginal people. Located 335 km from Alice Springs, and […]

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November 20, 2019
Best Things To Do in Brisbane

BRISBANE ACTIVITIES! Brisbane is the third biggest city in Australia and the Capital of Queensland. It is our home town and where we started AirShare, so it is only normal that we should know of a few good things to do in and around this city! From scenic flights (our speciality) to the Brisbane Eye, […]

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November 20, 2019
Brisbane Scenic Helicopter Flights

If you live in, or are visiting Brisbane and are looking for a great new experience or a fantastic gift idea then have a read about some of the awesome scenic helicopter rides we offer around Brisbane. Helicopter flights are spectacular as something to do or as a gift! People always remember a really good […]

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November 20, 2019
Brisbane Scenic Flights – A Great Date Idea

Read time: 2 mins When you live in a city for a while it can become hard to think of new things to do in your home town. That’s where we can help! We sell scenic flights in Brisbane and around Australia. If you are looking for a special date idea, a great gift or […]

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November 20, 2019
Our First Media Snips

In the last few months it has been very exciting to receive a little bit of attention from the media.Even though it may be small, it is exciting. Our first piece was as a result of the Horizons Demo Day which can be read here. The article is a quick summary of the pitch I did […]

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November 20, 2019
Website Development – The First Year for AirShare

Read time: 6 mins THE BRIEF HISTORY OF AIRSHARE Last night I was going through some old files and came across one of the very early versions of the AirShare website. It was not dissimilar to the early versions of Amazon, ‘The’ Facebok, and what not. After some amusement and shame, I took it upon […]

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November 13, 2019
Fishburners

Read time: 4 mins "FISH-BURGERS" I saw something pretty awesome the other day. I was pitching at an event held at Fishburners – the co-working space we run AirShare from. Alongside a few other businesses, I was gasbagging about AirShare to a relatively intimate audience in one of the function/board rooms. After I had closed […]

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November 13, 2019
Ridesharing: New Kid on the Block

Read time: 2 mins Ridesharing, it’s the thing we are making possible in the world of charter aircraft. With rideshare comes cost sharing and an entire load of benefits. Like I am always harping on about it means lower prices for customers and a better bottom line for charter companies. Ridesharing is something seldom done […]

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November 13, 2019
Horizons Demo Day

Read time: 2 mins Last week the Horizons program ended with a demo day consisting of all the start-ups at different stages pitching their ideas, validation and sales.In our case, the program took us from an idea to a point where we now have partners, sellable products and our first flows of revenue. This represents a major […]

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November 13, 2019
Joy Flights

Read time: 1 min When we started AirShare we had (and still do have) so many ideas of what AirShare could become. The main premise is to be able to leverage empty space on light charter aircraft and fix underutilisation for the operators. As we dug into our ideas, and spoke to people and operators […]

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November 13, 2019
Horizons

Read time: 1 min So now that Jack has set the scene, very delicately might I add. Lets get down to business with our first move which was the Horizons program. We were at the point where we had realised that ride-share charter was going to be quite difficult to achieve. So we needed some […]

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November 13, 2019
Humble Beginnings

Read time: 2 mins G’Day,You’ve arrived at the first AirShare Blog post. By hook or by crook, you’re in the lions den. Being the first instalment of the AirShare blog, I’ll keep it fairly brief – an introduction of myself, my co-founder, and a bit about AirShare. With that said, my name is Jack – […]

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