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Global Ballooning Australia

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Global Ballooning Australia have shared a sunrise with over 100,000 people over 26 years. Operating 364 days a year (weather permitting), gently float over the world’s most liveable city or the countryside. When you choose Global Ballooning...more
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30 Dickmann St | Richmond, Melbourne, Victoria 3121, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

What a wonderful team of experienced friendly staff! Not to mention the awesome balloon ride, it was absolutely spectacular, photos don’t do it justice. It was a breathtaking experience and I would highly recommend anyone to do this trip. I was in awe for a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lesleyrands
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Last year when we first went to Melbourne we were disappointed by the weather and the trip was cancelled. So we planned to do this trip on the first day of this year‘s holiday so we had a couple of alternative dates should the weather...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Lesley W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great trip with Ronald this morning! Beautiful views of the Yarra Valley! Once in a lifetime experience for sure!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Brittany W
GlobalBallooningAus, Sales & Marketing Coordinator at Global Ballooning Australia, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Brittany, Thank you for your kind review, so glad to hear that you enjoyed your flight in the Yarra Valley. Cheers, Lauren

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant trip and flight with excellent pilot Ronald. First time in a balloon flight and it was awesome. Would recommend this trip to anyone, early start but totally worth it. And we flew on Montgolfier day!!More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Traveler09562874469
GlobalBallooningAus, sales marketing coordinator at Global Ballooning Australia, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, Thanks for your review, we are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your first hot air balloon flight with global. And what a perfect day to fly on Montgolfier day! Did you know that hot air balloons are the oldest and safest form...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are a couple from China and the Yarra Valley Balloon flight was the best highlight of our wonderful 10 days trip in Australia. I drove to the Winery the gathering spot at 4:15 am and the staff was very friendly. after we finish our...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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GlobalBallooningAus, Sales marketing coordinator at Global Ballooning Australia, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Jack, Thank you for a great review, we are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your trip in Australia and that ballooning was a highlight. That is great advice about wearing warm clothes and sturdy shoes. It can get quite cool in the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kiff and his team helped me to make one of my dreams come true! This flight is a "must see/do" for anyone with a disability and an interest. I just returned home from a month exploring Australia. Of all the many fascinating things I saw...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank LorynL2018
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

If you get the opportunity, take it. Worth every penny! Join in setting up and taking down the balloon. Lot’s of fun.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Curious41375244289
GlobalBallooningAus, Sales marketing coordinator at Global Ballooning Australia, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, Thanks for your review! Great to hear that you enjoyed your flight with us :) Cheers, Lauren

Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

What an unbelievable experience. My partner bought this gift for me for my birthday and we were beyond impressed with the team, humour, professionalism, fun and scenes from this flight. Steve was our pilot for the morning and he guided us through the most stunning...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Bianca S
GlobalBallooningAus, Sales marketing coordinator at Global Ballooning Australia, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Bianca, Thanks for your review, what a wonderful way to celebrate a birthday! I hope that you both enjoyed your flight with Global. We sure loved flying you both. Can’t wait to fly with you again :) Cheers, Lauren

Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

A wonderful experience floating over the beautiful yarra valley. A very professional organisation. Thanks to Bambi for his great (true) stories and to Captain Ronald for a magnificent flight and super soft landing. We enjoyed the whole adventure, including finishing with a breakfast feast after...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 393margb
GlobalBallooningAus, Sales marketing coordinator at Global Ballooning Australia, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, Thank you for your review. There is nothing quite like waking up to one of Bambi’s famous Marvellous Melbourne stories. Did you know that our pilot Ronald currently holds the Australian record for the longest endurance flights, he has flown in a hot air...More

Reviewed 2 November 2018

Simply one of a kind experience. Thanks Kiff! It may have been early to most, but it was worth it - the preparation, the passion the team showed, the flight, the serene environment and slowly bustling commuters to work, and understanding the intricacies of hot...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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GlobalBallooningAus, Sales marketing coordinator at Global Ballooning Australia, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, Thanks for your kind review! The early wake up call is definitely worth it when you get to start your day above the clouds. Did you know that Melbourne is one of the only major cities in the world that you can fly over...More

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Sashykins89
28 March 2017|
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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
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emilysohbki79
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
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maggieming
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
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