private jet charter

South Star Aviation delivers the ultimate in private jet charter. By combining an experienced and dedicated team with our own Gulfstream IV aircraft, we offer unrivalled luxury travel with the highest levels of discretion, flexibility and personalised service. Specialising in corporate flights, and VIP premium travel our onboard service is delivered in consultation with our customers – from booking to boarding and disembarking.

We’re based in Melbourne, Australia and fly globally.


South Star Aviation is far removed from busy terminals, long lines and the stress of commercial airports. Our operating crew are dedicated to service excellence as we design your entire flying experience to meet your schedule and requirements.

The cabin interior accommodates spacious dining and socialising options giving you freedom to move around with ease. On board entertainment, comfortable seating, luxury amenities and a personalised inflight service is managed by our dedicated cabin manager.

Menus are carefully created for all dietary requirements. Fine food must be paired with fine wine and our unique “Cellar in the Sky” has been curated by our sommelier to suit all palette desires. Incorporating both boutique new and old-world wines, our list is unique, balanced and diverse.

Australia in 7 days

Let South Star Aviation plan your bespoke holiday or day-trip flight. Flying you to iconic and unique locations we partner with a range of luxury hospitality providers to offer unparalleled, exclusive VIP travel.

Escape to the Barossa

Luxury escape by private jet. Famous around the world for producing the finest Shiraz and Riesling, the Barossa Valley is one of Australia’s most significant and acclaimed wine regions.

Stefano’s – Mildura culinary experience

The menu is described as Cucina Povera, meaning simple everyday objects from a working life to make art, something which Stefano delivers with this set menu of non-fussy, grass roots style cooking.

Sydney Harbour in style

Fly your clients or friends by private charter to Sydney and enjoy a sparkling day of sunshine, laughter and wonderful memories on one of the most distinctive and beautiful harbours in the world.

Uluru – the spiritual heart of Australia

Imagine descending on the centre of Australia as the sun sets over the barren red landscape, the majestic outline of Uluru casting shadows over the desert. Uluru has its very own airport and even a luxury desert resort.

Tasmanian golf adventure

Our immaculate private aircraft will have you on the first tee in no time at all. Our experienced team will arrange everything: flights, accommodation, tee times, transfers and more. All you need to do is relax and focus on your game.

From our blog

On-demand ski flights this winter

With temperatures dropping across Europe, our clients are starting to book their ski trips for the coming winter season. And as those who fly frequently are aware, a number of private jet airports serving ski areas can get very busy during peak periods....

Boeing launches supersize BBJ 777X

One of the headlines coming out of MEBAA (Middle East & North Africa Business Aviation Association) show this week was Boeing’s launch of the BBJ 777X – its longest range VVIP business jet to date, capable of connecting any two points in the world,...

Melbourne Jet Base

Little sneak peak to what you can expect in the spacious cabin on our Gulfstream IV- perfect for entertaining.

What documentation do I need to fly by private jet?

A private jet charter flight is a different experience to a flight on an airline. Everything is designed to make your trip as efficient, fast and comfortable as possible. This includes the administrative process before and during the flights,...

Private Jets of World Leaders

It’s no secret that the world’s most powerful leaders are often transported by highly specialized aircraft. Some manage with only one, while others have entire fleets of customized aircraft at their disposal. Vladimir Putin’s aircraft with an on-board...

How to calculate flight times across time zones

Time is an essential element of flight planning: What’s the fastest way of getting there? How long is the flight? And what time will it be on arrival? For many clients, this can also include consideration of the time zones in their points of...

How upcycled aircraft parts become a work of art

Have you ever wondered what happens to an aircraft’s parts after it is decommissioned? Well the lucky ones are upcycled into beautiful art or furniture....

(most) private jets are white

While you might think private jet owners want to stand out from the crowd, you can’t fail to notice that most aircraft are white.Matterhorn White to be precise. That’s the specific white paint colour used for most private jet charter aircraft these days....

Sunset flights

Sunset flights (even with a bit of cloud cover) are an incredible perk to aviation. Another fantastic perk are the relationships we are able to build in #luxury travel.We had the privilege of meeting with two incredible companies over the weekend- exciting...

South Star Aviation at the ready

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Airport terminals through the ages

Airport terminals play an important role in air travel as the connection between the ground and the sky. Over the years, these facilities have evolved to accommodate an ever-growing industry and while some have retained their original façade, inside...

New electric engine aims to power future private flights

We’re very excited by the future potential of solar and electric engineering in aviation. There are a number of new and ongoing projects taking place, and we hope to see one them making an impact on the private charter market before too long.Best known...


South Star Aviation recognises the value and significance of safety management and operational regulatory compliance. Partnering with an established industry leader, Jet City (Air Operating Certificate holder) was a natural choice. Jet City enjoys a blemish free safety record and brings over 25 years of worldwide jet operational experience to our team. As our operating partner, Jet City maintains a strong working relationship with the Civil Aviation Safety Authority and delivers safety focused trip solutions leveraged from their mature Safety Management System (SMS). The Jet City SMS meets or exceeds all areas of the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) safety policy and risk management guidelines. When you fly with South Star Aviation, your safety is paramount.

range and Specifications

All our flights are private luxury jet charters. Our Gulfstream IV is crewed by two highly experienced pilots and our customer experience manager who services all flights from booking to landing. The non-stop range of the Gulfstream is up to eight hours depending on your destination.

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