Discover top The Best of Australia from the Sky

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30 Days in Australia // DJI Mavic Pro

backpackpassion

Would you drop everything and buy a one-way ticket to Australia? Would it be worth the risk? It was for the duo behind backpackpassion. Follow their incredible journey road tripping along Australia’s east coast with a DJI Mavic Pro drone. When you see this video you'll appreciate that New South Wales and Queensland aren't just about the big coastal cities; they have endless coastlines and expansive interiors.  Spoiler alert – you will also see some wild horses and a couple kangaroos.  

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Australia From Above

BigHeadGreg

The Australian state of New South Wales is the largest state in Australia by population.  It occupies most of the southern half of its endless eastern coastline, between Queensland to the north and Victoria to the south.  Top contributor BigHeadGreg used a DJI Phantom 4 Pro drone to create this marvelous aerial tour of areas of NSW outside of Sydney, which includes aerial footage of the Blue Mountains, Royal National Park, Palm Beach, Jervis Bay and Seas Cliff Bridge.   

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Top of Sydney - DJI Mavic Pro - 4K Drone Footage

Potent Sky

Sydney is Australia's largest city and the capital of New South Wales, its largest state.  It is widely considered to be among the world's most beautiful cities.  Sydney hosted the the 2000 Summer Olympic Games.  Contributor Potent Sky used a DJI Mavic Pro drone to fly over this amazing metropolis.  Highlights of this aerial tour include the Botanical Gardens, Observatory Hill, Barangaroo, South Head, Vaucluse, and Watsons Bay.

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TASMANIA

minglam

Tasmania is an island state of Australia, the only one of the seven not on the mainland.  It sits about 250 km (150 mi) off its southeast coast, closest to the state of Victoria.  The state is made up of the main island (one the world's 30 largest) plus several hundred islets.  Contributor Minglam flew a drone over the island, which at one point was a British penal colony.  The video he created will give you a bird's eye view of all that Tasmania has to offer.    

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Australia Day 2017- Rottnest Island- Boat Party

Sandrine Hecq

Rottnest Island is off the coast of Western Australia, just a short distance from Perth, the capital of the state.  Using a DJI Phantom 4 drone and a GoPro Hero 5 mounted to a DJI Osmi, contributor Sandrine Hecq gives us an aerial view of an epic boat party held off the island to celebrate Australia Day.  The national holiday commemorates the arrival of the first British ships in Sydney Harbor in the 18th century. 

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Cape Schanck

prav0008

Cape Schenck is in Victoria, the Australian state in the southeast corner of the country.  A well recognized natural sight on the Mornington Penninsula near the Victoria capital city Melbourne, the cape is is brought to life from an aerial perspective by AirVuz contributor Prav0008.  The video, shot with a DJI Phantom 3 Pro drone, includes bird's eye views of the iconic Cape Schenck Lighthouse and the stunning rock formations lying off the coast. 

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Perth City, Western Australia - Best Sunsets in the world! - 4k

Intrepid Drone Services

Perth is the capital of Western Australia, the vast state which would be a large country on its own.  Roughly 80% of WA's 2.5 million inhabitants live in this city on the Indian Ocean.  The city is extremely remote from other Australian cities, the closest one being Adelaide nearly 2.7k km (1.5k mi) away.  Using a DJI Inspire 2 drone, contributor Intrepid Drone Services created this memorable aerial video of Perth at sunset.  

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Sunrise in Brisbane-Australia

PaulVlad

Brisbane is the largest city in Australia's Queensland state,  which covers the northeast corner of the country.  In this video, top AirVuz contributor Paul Vlad flew his DJI Mavic Pro drone over Brisbane at sunrise, creating a marvelous aerial perspective of Australia's third largest urban area after Sydney and Melbourne, both of which lie to the south of Brisbane.  Brisbane sits on the Brisbane River, a few km/mi upstream of where it empties into Moreton Bay on the Coral Sea.

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Top of Bondi - Amazing Bondi Beach - DJI Mavic Pro 4K

Potent Sky

Like Rio de Janeiro, Sydney is known for being home to some of the world's best beaches. The most famous of these is Bondi Beach, which sits to the southeast of the city center.  Contributor Potent Sky took his DJI Mavic Pro out to Bondi Beach to capture some remarkable 4K aerial footage of the area.  Highlights include bird's eye views of the Bronte coastal walk, Bronte Beach, Tamarama Beach, and Bondi Icebergs.  It's one of the draws that has made Sydney one of the world's top tourist destinations.

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Kangaroo Island, Adelaide Drone Cinematic Edit 4K 2018

shaneyshoots

Kangaroo Island is a large island of the state of South Australia.  It is not far from the city of Adelaide, the state's capital and as well as its largest city, and the fifth largest city in the country.  Kangaroo Island is known in part for an important bird sanctuary which lies on the island.  In this video, contributor Shaneyshots flew a DJI Mavic Pro drone over this amazing island, which lies near the mouth of the Gulf of St. Vincent.  

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Through My Eyes [Esperance, Western Australia] Drone HD

Merr Watson

This recap of a trip to Western Australia is another gem by contributor and travel vlogger Merr Watson. She visited Esperance, a small city on the lightly populated southern coast of WA.  She say “words cannot describe how truly beautiful Esperance is with its stunning white, sandy beaches, rocky coastlines, extremely turquoise waters and magical sunsets. It had left me breathless and I never wanted to leave!”  

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Brisbane City - Australia - DJI Mavic Pro Drone Footage

hekticdrones

Here is an awesome aerial video of Brisbane, the great Australian city near the mouth of the river by the same name.  Brisbane is the capital of Queensland, the third most populous of Australia's seven states and its second largest by land area.  Hekticdrones used a DJI Mavic Pro to shoot this dawn-to-dusk montage of Australia's third largest city, whose metropolitan area is home to nearly 2.5 million people and which has one of the most impressive skylines of the cities of Australasia.

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The Melbourne Shrine | DJI Phantom 4

Fade2Gray

Australia was defined as a nation by its participation in World War I.  The conflict broke out just a few years after Australia was granted independence by Great Britain in 1901.  As a Dominion country, Australia made an immense contribution to the Allied victory, both in Western Europe and in the Gallipoli campaign.  Contributor Fade2Gray used a drone to create this moving aerial view of the Shrine of Remembrance in Melbourne, a memorial to the 60k Australians killed in the conflict.  

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Majestic Sydney from Above

YoumiTrip

Award winning contributor Youmi Trip travels the globe with his drone to make incredible videos of the places and people he visits.  In this amazing drone video, he takes us on an aerial tour of one of his favorite cities, Sydney, Australia.  From Bondi Beach to the infamous Opera House he captured all the best landmarks of Sydney that define this fantastic city in the state of New South Wales.

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Besos from Sydney (Winter Edition)

The Flip Flop Squad

The Flip Flop Squad put together this epic drone montage from their stay in the great Australian city Sydney.  It's hard to beat this for an aerial introduction to this magnificent city.  The video hits all the high points of Greater Sydney - Bondi Beach, the Harbor, the Opera House, the great Harbor Bridge - with epic drone shots creatively edited, including some amazing time lapse shots of ships plying the great harbor.  

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Flying over Babinda Boulders - DJI Mavic Pro

y0shi

The Babinda Boulders form a natural pool where three streams come together in the Cairns Region on the northern coast of Queensland, the northeastern state of Australia.  Because of the fast-moving currents running over the rocks, the site is sometimes referred to as the Devil's Pool.  Contributor Y0shi flew a drone over the Babindas to create an amazing aerial video of one of the world's most distinctive looking rock formations.  

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Surf & Drones - Margaret River Region, Western Australia

Sky Perth

While the Australian surfing scene is most associated with the eastern beaches around Sydney in New South Wales and the Gold Coast in Queensland, Western Australia also has some of the best surfing beaches in the world.  The vast coastline and a much lower population density of WA make for some incredible spots to ride the waves.  In this video, contributor Sky Perth uses a drone to give us a bird's eye look at one of these spots, in WA's Margaret River region.

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Newcastle August 2016

sfdrones

Sfdrones brings us this beautiful drone video of Newcastle, the second largest city in the state of New South Wales in Australia.  The city was built on a foundation of coal, for decades Ausralia's biggest export product (now a close second to iron ore).  For most of the 20th century, it was also the center of Australia's steel industry, although the gigantic BHP steelworks which once employed 50k was shut down in 1999. 

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