Rise Above


(02) 4647 3450

[email protected]

Unit 2, 40 Dunn Rd, Smeaton Grange, NSW, 2567


Rise Above Custom Drone Solutions is an family owned and operated business, established in 2012 on a solid foundation of technical experience, and passion for UAV’s. Rafi Mehdi the company founder has over 6 years of multirotor design and manufacturing experience which grew from a background of over 10 years of RC experience. Supported by his father - Chief Technician Dhiya Mehdi - with over 35 years’ experience as an senior electrical engineer for leading global organisations such as Toshiba, and our dedicated team of staff, we work hard to produce the best results for our clients. At Rise Above, we supply professional aerial photography, video, mapping, commercial and industrial drone solutions. We are Australia’s premier UAV manufacturer, and our expertise in designing, building, repairing and maintaining these systems is showcased by the superior flight performance of our systems. In addition to having a range of ready to fly solutions, we also custom build UAV systems to meet specific user requirements. We have provided numerous solutions to clients seeking to lift large cameras and sensors, incorporate infra-red/thermal/multispectral capabilities, or payload release systems. As we are a Distributor for many major brands including DJI, we are able to offer the cheapest prices in Australia, and the highest levels of support. We are your direct link to the overseas manufacturer, and we have the local expertise to handle any repairs, upgrades or technical issues you may require assistance with. You can rely on Rise Above Custom Drone Solutions for your support needs; customer service is our highest priority. We are available on call between 9am-5pm, 6 days per week to assist with order and technical issues. We deal directly with DJI, which means we can offer local warranty support, repairs and replacement which is invaluable when you all you want to do is get back in the air!