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Global Ballooning Australia

30 Dickmann St | Richmond, Melbourne, Victoria 3121, Australia
+61 3 9428 5703
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Global Ballooning Australia offers daily sunrise hot air balloon flights over Melbourne City and Yarra Valley. Ballooning over Melbourne is a truly unique experience as it is one of very few cities in the world that can traversed in a hot air balloon. To enjoy the best of Victorian country side, ballooning over the Yarra Valley is one of Victoria's most spectacular winery regions. Our focus is on our passengers comfort, safety and enjoyment.
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30 Dickmann St | Richmond, Melbourne, Victoria 3121, Australia
+61 3 9428 5703
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A perfect way to start the day. The team organising this were both expert and friendly. We started before daybreak, drove to a lift off sight and were floating through the air at dawn. Landing was softer than our last plane landing. We were then...More

Thank Dezza17
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

I’ve lived here all my life and not ‘visited’ my home town. This is a great way to start. Floating over the city you see all of the great landmarks we take for granted - MCG, Yarra river, Fed square, Botanic gardens etc.... Global ballooning...More

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Thank Liezl J
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

A must see tourist destination in Melbourne! Beautiful Scenery, and the best crew you could ever ask for :) breakfast was great ! kudos to our pilot grega for that smooth ride. Special thanks to mr Bruce “bambi” dysons assistance and patience. He is very...More

Thank Vince V
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

A very very special thanks to Steve, Georgia, Daniel, Kate, & Nick for making our surprise for a dear friend a memorable one and were so understanding of our circumstances. The team were so kind and generous and gave us an incredible experience. We highly...More

Thank Stephanie M
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Bambi was our tour guide, very knowledgeable and funny. Top guide! The balloon ride was smooth and really enjoyable. Followed by a delicious breakfast (those pancakes were incredible).More

Thank Laura S
GlobalBallooningAus, Manager at Global Ballooning Australia, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thanks for your review Laura S! Bambi has a fantastic enthusiasm and passion for tourism - I'm so glad that shined through! He's been with us for many years and would be rapt to read your review. I will pass this onto the whole team....More

Reviewed 30 September 2017

Waking up 2 hours before sunrise was tough, but this balloon flight was totally worth it. Every interaction with Global Ballooning Australia was pleasant - booking, ground staff and pilot. They are exceptionally professional and I felt safe the entire time. Highly recommend.More

Thank Travel_with_Bender
GlobalBallooningAus, Manager at Global Ballooning Australia, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Dear Travel_with_Bender, Thank you for taking the time to review us! We're thrilled that you had a great time and hope those memories last a lifetime. We pride ourselves on safety and a 5 star experience, ensuring we have quarterly safety seminars (more than any...More

Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

My partner and I had an amazing morning last Saturday when we went on our first balloon flight. We can't thank Global Ballooning enough for making this experience so perfect. Ronald took us on our flight over the Yarra Valley, he was an exceptional guide...More

Thank Mick_Mandy00
GlobalBallooningAus, Manager at Global Ballooning Australia, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

Dear MichaelGG82, Thanks so much for taking the time to review us. That's wonderful to hear about Ronald - we're so pleased! Looking forward to having you join us for some city views next time. Warm wishes, Kate

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Response from María S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can take cameras or phones with you as long as you are careful during the flight, bags are left behind
8 October 2015|
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Response from GlobalBallooningAus | Property representative |
Good afternoon Emily, Thank you for your enquiry. At this stage we have availability on the 23rd and 24th December for flights over Melbourne city. We can fly children from the ages of 7-12 years old, no child under the age... More
26 April 2015|
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Response from GlobalBallooningAus | Property representative |
Good Morning, Flights are refundable less a $25 admin fee as long as you do not book a promotion/ discount offer/ gift voucher. You can book direct online via our website or contact our office: 03 9428 5703