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Vintage Airways

13 Macintyre Lane, Yering, Victoria 3770, Australia
+61 3 8740 2021
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Biggles Flys Again

Jamie and his team offer an authentic flying experience. Before takeoff I was fitted out with a... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2018
Ross M
via mobile
Fabulous time

I gave my husband a lesson in the Tiger Moth. When it was brought to the pilot’s attention that my... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2018
Jenny D
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Eaglemont
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Vintage Airways offers a range of scenic Joy Flights around Melbourne's beautiful Yarra Valley.
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  • Average11%
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“tiger moth” (5 reviews)
“yarra valley” (3 reviews)
“lesson” (2 reviews)
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13 Macintyre Lane, Yering, Victoria 3770, Australia
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+61 3 8740 2021
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Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Jamie and his team offer an authentic flying experience. Before takeoff I was fitted out with a period leather flying jacket, cap and goggles. Each of the proposed acrobatic manoeuvres was explained, making sure my expectations and comfort remained in check. During the flight, Jamie...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

I gave my husband a lesson in the Tiger Moth. When it was brought to the pilot’s attention that my husband had quite a few flying hours himself, the pilot allowed my husband to do most of the flying - except, naturally, take off and...More

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Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Husband has an interest in war time fighter planes. A voucher was bought and the flight taken. Best experience which is talked about plenty. Lesson Voucher bought next. Great service and experience.

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Reviewed 19 February 2017

I was offered a 20 minutes vintage flight over the Yarra Valley for my birthday. The experience was amazing as flying in a Tiger Moth plane is completely different to anything you know! However, I have to say the service wasn't appropriate at all: I...More

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Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

We gave a 30 min Aerobatic ride in a Tiger Moth as a birthday present. The staff at Vintage Airways are very friendly and informative. The service was great. The flight was so much fun for the recipient, and the spectators had a good view...More

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Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

Pics say it all! A must! Ten min flight was more like 20 with intro and the best! Staff and planes awesome! Recommend straight thru via lilydale then home via Marysville. Good day out. Kid loved this. She is 13.

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Reviewed 28 June 2015

Yarra Valley is the best place to do one of these joy flights, AMAZING!! Take a flight in the morning and lunch at one of the wineries....winning!!

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Reviewed 22 June 2015

My children gave me an aerobatic flight in a vintage Tiger Moth for my 80th Birthday. What a thrill it was; loops, barrel rolls and stall turns with spins. These old aircraft are amazing - over 70 years old and fully aerobatic. The pilots are...More

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Reviewed 31 January 2015

My flying lesson in Vintage Airways' Tiger Moth was an experience that will stay with me for a long time - half an hour spent wobbling about between earth and sky, taking baby-pilot steps. It was brilliant, though scary, and I'd love to do it...More

Thank Lou T
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