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Floating Images - Hot Air Balloon Flights
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Indicative Rate* $320.00 to $430.00 Tour - All Inclusive (Single)

07 3294 8770
info@floatingimages.com.au
www.floatingimages.com.au

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Description

Floating Images is Brisbane's closest hot air ballooning company. Simply drive 30 minutes west of the Brisbane Central Business District to experience a one hour city and country hot air balloons flight.

Passengers enjoy superb and glorious views whilst floating majestically over the heritage city of Ipswich, the Scenic Rim and Somerset countryside's. Discover and explore Greater Brisbane's big backyard from the air - with Floating Images!

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They offer a boutique ballooning experience with only one flight per day and a maximum of 11 passengers ensuring absolutely everyone's needs are catered for and you enjoy the experience you deserve.

Floating Images' flights are ideal for any visitors, individuals, families and 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. They are south east Queensland's only TQUAL Accredited Hot Air Balloon operator.

For "the flight of your life" call or book online for flights, gift vouchers or enquiries.

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Property Details

Facilities

  • Car park
    Car park
  • Crewed charter
    Crewed charter
  • Guide
    Guide
  • Waiting Area
    Waiting Area

Activities

  • Ballooning
    Ballooning

Other Information

Children:
Children are welcome and must be accompanied by a paying adult. The child must be able to see over the edge of the basket (1.2 metres high) unaided by person or objects. Children ages are between 6 to 12 years.

Disabled:
Persons with a disability are able to balloon, although limitations do apply due to the Civil Aviation and Safety Authority (CASA) regulations and guidelines. They require that all passengers embark and disembark a balloon basket unassisted. No wheelchair facilities are available.

Cancellation Information:
Passenger safety is the first concern and priority. If weather conditions are unsuitable to fly, Floating Images reserves the right to cancel a flight. You may simply choose to either reschedule for another day or refer to Floating Images' Terms and Conditions on their website concerning cancellations, gift vouchers, packages, refunds and "No Show Policy". (Purchase conditions pending).
For full Floating Images Terms and Conditions including refunds, cancellations, packages and No Show Policy, please see Floating Images terms and conditions on their website. Passengers cannot change their confirmed booking date, 14 days prior to the flight. If so cancellation policy and fees apply accordingly. The entire cost of the flight will be forfeited if you do not show up for your flight.

Departure Details:
Departure is from Limestone Park, Griffith Road, Ipswich (next to the helicopter pad). Meeting time is 20 minutes before sunrise, which varies throughout the year. It is approximately 35 minutes west from Brisbane Central Business District. Upon booking your balloon flight, you will receive flight booking/confirmation details including the actual meeting time of the day.

Restrictions:
All passengers' names and estimated weights must be notified for passenger manifest purposes. Please advise the booking office if you are over 90 kilograms, or have any medical issues. Regrettably under the Civil Aviation and Safety Authority regulations and Floating Images' policy they do not fly women at any stage of their pregnancy.
The company reserves the right to refuse service to intoxicated and offensive passengers. No alcohol or smoking is permitted in or around the balloon. Passengers are requested to follow staff instructions at all times.

Personal items such as small handbags or camera bags are only permitted in the basket during the flight. Camera, video and other personal items are the passengers' responsibility at all times.
They recommend you wear comfortable layers of outdoor clothing to match the season, a hat and flat sturdy shoes.
No animals allowed.

Further Details:
Floating Images is a member of the Australian Ballooning Federation, the Professional Ballooning Association of Australia.

Hotel Pick-up:
Complimentary transfers apply within the Ipswich Central Business District and accommodation houses. Pick up and transfer fees apply for Brisbane Central Business District accommodation. Minimum pick up is two people. If you do not have transport, Floating Images can arrange a pickup for you, however, there would be a transfer fee associated. If Floating Images does not have a Brisbane Central Business District pickup reserved for you on the morning, a taxi could be arranged for a cost of approximately AUD90.00 twin share on way.

Tariff Information:
Due to operational issues, Floating Images reserves the right to alter all itineraries and/or fare details and choice of balloons.
Concession rates must be supported by appropriate documentation.


Accreditation

Floating Images - Hot Air Balloon Flights Tours


City and Country Balloon Flight and Champagne Breakfast

Only 30 minutes from Brisbane Central Business District

Brisbane's closest hot air balloon operator offering an unique opportunity to combine a city and country balloon flight. 30 minutes drive from Brisbane Central Business District. Experience the magical sensations and adventure of ballooning.

Imagine gently floating over this region's picturesque countryside, passengers can discover & admire the breathtaking scenery as it gently unfolds before their eyes, enjoying the glorious views over the heritage city of Ipswich and the beautiful Scenic Rim & Somerset region.

The balloon program commences at sunrise includes: Meet and greet passengers at Metro Hotel Ipswich International, inflation and deflation of balloon participation, one hour balloon flight, restaurant champagne breakfast, commemorative flight certificate. All vehicle transfers from their pre arranged meeting point. Please allow three to four hours.

Possible views from the balloon; the heritage city Ipswich - it's classic Queenslanders, heritage buildings and homes, the Great Dividing, McPherson and D'Aguilar ranges, Flinders Peak, Mount Walker, Mount Coot-tha, Mount Tamborine, Moreton Bay, the skyline of Brisbane Central Business District, Wivenhoe Dam, Brisbane, Fassifern and Lockyer valleys, Brisbane and Bremer Rivers.

Tour Information


4 hours
Yes.
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Tour Departure / Return Times
Departures from 01 Apr 2014 - 01 Apr 2015

Tour Departs From

  • Metro Hotel Ipswich International

Indicative Rates*

FromToInclusions
$320.00$320.00Tour - All Inclusive (Single)
Derived from 1 person rate.


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome and must be accompanied by a paying adult. The child must be able to see over the edge of the basket (1.2 metres high) unaided by person or objects. Children ages are between 6 to 12 years.

Disabled: Persons with a disability are able to balloon, although limitations do apply due to the Civil Aviation and Safety Authority (CASA) regulations and guidelines. They require that all passengers embark and disembark a balloon basket unassisted. No wheelchair facilities are available.

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Floating Images BAD Package

Floating Images inflight balloon photo

Badly need to getaway? Then grab Floating Images Hot Air Balloon Flight - BAD package with Brisbane's closest Hot Air Balloon company.

Ballooning, Accommodation and Dinner Package for two. Enjoy one night's accommodation twin share Double Deluxe Room at the Metro Hotel. Dinner for two at Platform 9 restaurant.

Experience South East Queensland's only City and Country Balloon Flight with Floating Images, followed by a restaurant breakfast at the Metro Hotel Ipswich International restaurant and commemorative flight certificate. Optional complimentary balloon flight transfer.

Experience the magical sensations and adventure of ballooning. Imagine gently floating over this region's picturesque countryside. Passengers can discover and admire the breathtaking scenery as it gently unfolds before their eyes, enjoying the glorious views over the heritage city of Ipswich and the beautiful Scenic Rim and Somerset region.

They are South East Queensland's first and only TQUAL Accredited Hot Air Balloon operator.

Optional complimentary balloon flight transfers from Ipswich Hotels. Please contact the operator for more details.

Tour Information


Yes.
Brisbane transfer fees apply Ipswich FOC

Tour Departs From

  • Metro Hotel Ipswich International

Tour Travels To

  • Greater Brisbane
  • Ipswich, The Scenic Rim

Indicative Rates*

FromToInclusions
$430.00$430.00Tour - All Inclusive (Double)
Derived from 2 person rate.


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