Indicative Rate* $320.00 to $418.00 Tour - All Inclusive (Single)
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!... more
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.
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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.
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.
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 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.
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.
Floating Images is a member of the Australian Ballooning Federation, the Professional Ballooning Association of Australia.
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.
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.
Experience the magical sensations and adventure of ballooning. Brisbane closest balloon operator offering an unique opportunity to combine a city and country balloon flight. Only 30 minutes drive from Brisbane city.
Imagine floating majestically 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.
Relive the same sensations that the first French balloonists experienced in 1783, with all the magic, emotions and adventure in today's modern balloons - a safe aviation adventure.
The balloon program commences at sunrise includes: Meet and greet passengers at Limestone Park, Ipswich, inflation and deflation of balloon participation, one hour scenic 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.
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|$320.00||$320.00||Adult Tour - All Inclusive (Single)|
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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Visiting South East Queensland isn't complete without spending time in the beautiful valley's of the Scenic Rim where City and Country combine to offer a diverse and exciting range of natural beauty, intriguing history, old style country charm and man made attractions to suit every style of traveller.
Standard package for two adults includes: one night twin share deluxe room accommodation based in Ipswich, dinner for two at the Medium Rare Restaurant plus champagne breakfast and flight certificate.
Optional complimentary balloon flight transfers from Ipswich Hotels.
Other accommodation packages are available; please contact the operator for more details.
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|$418.00||$418.00||Adult Tour - All Inclusive (Double)|
From $320 per person experience a 1 hour balloon flight, restaurant breakfast and flight certificate with Brisbane's closest hot air ballooning company. Simply drive 30 minutes west of the Brisbane CBD and enjoy a 1 hour city and country hot air balloons flight over the heritage city of Ipswich, Scenic Rim & Somerset region.
*Conditions apply. Refer to operator's website for details. Valid to 31st August 2013. Flights subject to availability.
* Please note: These rates are indicative based on the minimum and maximum available costs of listed products and services. To obtain a firm price from the provider, please use the contact the operator. All prices are quoted in Australian dollars.