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Floating Images Hot Air Balloon Flights

259 Junction Road, Ipswich, Queensland 4305, Australia
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We are Brisbane’s closest hot air ballooning company. Simply drive 30 minutes west of the Brisbane CBD to experience a 1 hour city and country hot air balloons flight. Passengers enjoy superb & glorious views whilst floating majestically & effortlessly over the heritage city of Ipswich, the Scenic Rim & Somerset countrysides. Discover and explore Greater Brisbane’s big backyard from the air – with Floating Images! We offer a boutique ballooning experience with only one flight per day and a maximum of 11 passengers ensuring you enjoy the experience. This activity commences 40 minutes before sunrise is approximately 3 to 4 hours, includes a 1 hour Balloon Flight, Restaurant Breakfast & Flight certificate. Floating Images’ flights are ideal for any visitors, individuals, families & friends. Hot air balloon rides are a great way to celebrate one of life’s special occasions, weddings, tick an item off your bucket list, incentive, motivate or reward your team on a corporate outing or simply just indulge and just spoil yourself. We are SE Qld’s only ATAP Accredited Hot Air Balloon operator. For "the flight of your life" call or book online for flights, gift vouchers or further enquiries.
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259 Junction Road, Ipswich, Queensland 4305, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was my first hot air balloon experience and I was comforted with the knowledge and excitement Graeme shared with the group. The flight was so peaceful and majestic with a smooth landing. I will definitely recommend this experience to friends and family.More

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gdayIpswich, Owner at Floating Images Hot Air Balloon Flights, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Janellepettit, We greatly appreciate your feedback & comments especially when it was your first hot air balloon experience, that you felt comfortable with the knowledge& excitement that your pilot shared with the passengers, the flight was peaceful & majestic with a smooth landing. Thank...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

My 9yo son and I joined the floating images crew on a beautiful sunday morning. Staff was friendly and professional and we had an awesome experience. Strongly recommend it!More

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gdayIpswich, Owner at Floating Images Hot Air Balloon Flights, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi LeoDutra, Great to hear that you & you 9 year old son had an awesome beautiful Sunday morning balloon experience with us, the staff were friendly & professional. Thank you very much for your positive awesome comments & recommendations on Floating Images Hot Air...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

This was a truly memorable morning! So serene so beautiful and floating like a butterfly! Highly recommend doing a Flight with Floating Images Hot Air Balloons.More

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Hi Sheree800, Thank you very much for your positive awesome comments & highly recommendations on Floating Images Hot Air Balloon Flights. Great to hear comments such as "was a truly memorable morning ! So serene so beautiful and floating like a butterfly !" All the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This balloon ride turned out even better then I was imagining. From helping inflate the balloon, viewing ippy and surrounds in a completely different perspective all the way down to packing up the whole rig and having a hot breakfast, it was just awesome. G-day,...More

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gdayIpswich, Owner at Floating Images Hot Air Balloon Flights, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi haydnorup95 Thank you very much for your positive awesome comments & highly recommendations on Floating Images Hot Air Balloon Flights. Really great to hear that your balloon ride turned out even better then you imagined. Participating in the inflation, the views, even the deflation...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The weather was perfect, along with the service that was provided by Floating Images. Best birthday present ever, and an item ticked off the bucket list. Would thoroughly recommend Floating Images to anyone who wants to hot air balloon.More

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gdayIpswich, Owner at Floating Images Hot Air Balloon Flights, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Nadine2275, Thank you very much for your positive awesome comments & highly recommendations on Floating Images Hot Air Balloon Flights. Great to hear comments such as "the weather was perfect, along with the service that was provided by Floating Images. Best birthday present ever,...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a must to do, I decided to book a Hot Air Balloon Flight for my husbands 60th Birthday surprise this was more than a memorable moment we both experienced, my husband will never forget this birthday.More

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gdayIpswich, Owner at Floating Images Hot Air Balloon Flights, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Kleonardi2018, We greatly appreciate your feedback & comments especially "This is a must to do", "for your husband's 60th Birthday with a Hot Air Balloon flight, more than a memorable moment we both experienced, my husband will never forget this birthday. " Thank you...More

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Reviewed 14 May 2018

Have been planning our flight for 5 years with a friend. Finally got around it. It was the most magical experience that we have had. The morning was crisp before departure but once up and over the trees nearby the experience was so fulfilling that...More

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gdayIpswich, Owner at Floating Images Hot Air Balloon Flights, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2018

Hi Bprzeklasa, Great to hear that your 5 years of planning a balloon flight with a friend was accomplished, it was the most magical experience that we have had and the experience was so fulfilling. Thank you very much for your positive awesome comments &...More

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