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We, at Top Gun Tasmania have an easy job when in comes to making people happy! We have yet to have an unsatisfied customer. Just hear what a few have to say.

“That was the most amazing experience of my life””




Colonial RICHMOND & the Coal River Valley

We recommend staying in one of the many fine establishments in the historic village of Richmond, Tasmania in the heart of the Coal River Valley Wine Region. Only 15 mins from the airport and 25 mins to the CBD of Hobart, Richmond is Australia’s premier colonial village with the oldest stone bridge, the oldest Catholic Church, and Australia’s oldest gaol to mention just a few historical attractions. Surrounded by several top quality vineyards, it makes for an ideal and convenient location for any holiday. Go to

Barilla Holiday Park

If your looking for an affordable family retreat, call Barilla Holiday Park at 1800 465 453 just down the road from Richmond and only 7 minutes from the airport and 10 minutes to Hobart. They have accommodation, camping, food (the best Wood Fired Pizza in the Coal River Valley), and one of the newest Mini Golf “Put Put” courses in Tasmania. It’s lots of fun for the whole family!

Hobart Airport Hotel

For that early flight out back to the mainland, we recommend the newly constructed Hobart Airport Hotel.  It’s brand new and combines convenience and affordability.  Tell them we sent you for a great deal!  Standard rooms start from just $99. Tel. +61 3 6248 3555


There are so many great spots to choose from in Hobart that it’s pretty much impossible to go wrong.  Depending on your budget, here’s our top picks …

5 Star

-Islington Hotel (Hobart’s only 5 Star Guest House)- Tel. +61 3 6220 2123

-Henry Jones Art Hotel– Tel. 1300 665 581

4 Star

– Hotel Grand Chancellor – Tel. +61 3 6235 4535

– Summerset On The Pier– Tel. +61 3 6220 6600

– Wrest Point Hotel & Casino – Tel +61 3 6225 7563

3 Star

– The Mantra – Tel. +61 3 6221 6000

– Theatre Royal Hotel– Tel. +61 3 6234 6925



The Colonial Inn – The Colonial is our favorite “Launy” hotel that has it all … nice rooms, great value for money, fantastic restaurant and pub and a quaint setting.

31 Elizabth St. Launceston   Tel. 1800 060 955

Country Club Tasmania– Tel. +61 3 6225 7563


Quality Hotel Gateway–  Tel. +61 3 6424 4922



We stay at the Waterfront Hotel when we’re up in Wynyard. It’s a great spot overlooking the water only a few minutes from the airport. Tell the staff that Top Gun Tasmania sent you and you’ll be looked after like one of us!!

Phone: 03 6442 2351
Fax: 03 6442 3749


Colonial Richmond & The Cole River Valley Wine Region

Richmond Tasmania has always been known as one of Australia’s most preserved colonial towns.  With Australia’s oldest stone bridge, oldest Catholic Church, oldest Gaol, etc … there’s plenty of rich history to discover.  For more attractions in the Richmond area go to:

ZOO DOO – WILD LIFE PARK,  Richmond Tasmania

Widely acclaimed as Tasmania’s best zoo, Zoo-Doo is more than a zoo, it’s an adventure for the whole family!  Not only will you see Lions, Tigers, and Tasmanian Devils, but you can go on safari in Zoo Doo’s “Safari Bus” and the kids can even pet and feed rabbits, guinea pigs, wallabies, pigletts, koalas and whole lot more!  It’s Tasmania’s best wild life park and it’s only a short 20 minute drive from Hobart Airport.  We HIGHLY recommend it!

Tel: 03 6260 2444



It takes a certain type of person to jump out of a perfectly good airplane!!  If you’re that sort of adrenalin junkie, then we highly (no pun intended!) recommend Sky Dive Tasmania.  We have seen them in action and they run a very professional operation.  So, if you’re wild enough to do it, then go to Sky Dive Tasmania as they can tailor just about any Skydive adventure you can think of!!

Tel: 0400 500 123


Tasmania is one of the best fishing destinations in the world, with excellent world class trout fishing throughout the state. We recommend that you call BOB McKINLEY from FISH – WILD TASMANIA at 0418 348 223. Considered Tasmania’s top fly fisherman, Bob can give you some first hand expert fly fishing instruction to help make you a “Top Gun” of the rivers!!

Phone: 0418 348 223
A/H 03 6223 8917

More Activities coming soon


Top Gun Tasmania has directly donated to and has helped raise money for the following Charities and Non Profit Orgs.:

  • Zaidee’s Rainbow Gala Ball – Organ Donation Awareness
  • Fred Hollows Eye Ball
  • The Australian Red Cross, Victoria Bush Fire Appeal
  • Hobart Airport Community Victorian Bush Fire Fund
  • The Heart Foundation Of Tasmania
  • The Asthma Foundation Of Tasmania
  • The Cancer Council
  • The Leukemia Foundation
  • The Unity Foundation
  • EJ Whitten Brownlow and Grand Final Charity Events, Melbourne
  • The Hobart City Mission
  • The Tasmanian Rowing Council
  • The Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra
  • The National Breast Cancer Foundation
  • The Red Cross, Tasmania
  • The RSPCA
  • The Butterfly Kids
  • The Coal River Cleanup Project
  • Wheelchair Sports Tasmania
  • Saint Giles Respite Service
  • The Make A Wish Foundation
  • The Australian Ireland Fund

In 2009 we helped raise over $30,000! We are proud to give back to the community, and by flying with us you’ll be helping us contribute to the above mentioned and other charities throughout the year!

DVD & Photo Pack- $150

This is a customised, personalised, and edited 2 disc package which not only has a DVD with this once in a life time experience from start up to shut down and all of the amazing Manoeuvres in between, but also comes with a “Data Disc” which will have the raw video files and heaps of grabbed images and photos taken throughout the day. It’s a great way to relive your experience again and again while sharing it with your family and friends. It’s the ultimate bragging tool!!

Fighter Pilot Jacket With Personalised Name Patch- $295

Be proud of your achievement and look sharp with the Top Gun Tasmania Fighter Pilot Jacket complete with Squadron Badge, 2 Shoulder Patches, and Personalised Name Patch

New Genuine US Naval Aviator’s “G-1” Leather Jacket.  This is the jacket that all U.S. Navy and Marine Corps pilots get issued when they check into Naval Air Station Pensicola Florida to start their flight training.  Also, its the same type of jacket that Tom Cruise wears in the movie “Top Gun” – $825 (patches also available for an extra price)


For only $10 you can go into the draw to win a TOP GUN JET ADVENTURE (Mission1) !! How does it work? We have coupon books with 200 coupons per book, and each coupon costs $10. For every book of 200 coupons sold, we draw one coupon at random giving you a 1 in 200 chance to win the flight for only $10. Of course, you can increase your odds by purchasing more than one. Each coupon can also be used as a 10% discount towards any Top Gun Australia Adventure Flight. Coupons are valid for 12 months from the date of purchase. So make sure you keep your coupons!!!! Upon drawing a winner, Top Gun will contact the person who’s name appears on the ticket stub within 48 hours of the draw.  Once contacted the winner will have 6 months to call up and book their flight for themselves or they may give the flight to another person should they wish. In any case, as with all our passengers, the person taking the flight must comply with our passenger Terms & Conditions.  All other non winning Coupons are valid for 12 months and are not transferable. Call for further details!

WINNERS from latest draw:
Coupon Book with numbers 2401 to 2600
Nick Brown, Campania, Tas. Coupon No. 2590. Nick bought only one ticket at the Richmond Arms Pub and absolutely loved his flight!

Coupon Book with numbers 1401 to 1600
Gary Harrison, Lauderdale, Tas. Coupon No. 1547. Gary, too, bought only one ticket and he cant wait for the ride of his life!

Actual coupons will be mailed within 5 business days of purchase.