About Us | The Facts about Global Ballooning
- Global Ballooning Australia is Victoria's largest hot air ballooning company with the largest number of balloons and commercial pilots. (This is important - as when you are trying to book in your flight date it is more than likely a smaller company may not have the available places). As you will see whilst browsing this site - we are an award winning company offering customers a diverse range of products and the highest quality service. We are industry leaders in our field and our team are some of the most experienced in Australia.
- Global Ballooning Australia is the preferred ballooning operator of Tourism Victoria and therefore the state government. Having flown hundreds of visiting journalists we have been able to showcase Melbourne and Yarra Valley regions.
- Global Ballooning Australia are a foundation member of the Australian Professional Balloonists Association.
- There are many high profile corporate clients who have sponsored Global Ballooning Australia balloons - these include Chandon, Burt & Davies TRansport Accident Lawyers, Balgownie Estate Wines, Nova 100, Rochford Wines and DeBortoli Wines just to name a few.
- Global Ballooning Australia is an accredited tourism operator with Australian Tourism Business Australia, Better Business, Victoria Tourism Industry Council and the Australian Tourism Export Council.
- Global Ballooning Australia is the only Victorian ballooning company that offers customers a nationwide service through our affiliations with interstate companies.
This enables you to purchase and use your gift vouchers in various ballooning locations around Australia if required.
- Global Ballooning Australia offer a wide range of luxurious accommodation packages in Melbourne and the Yarra Valley. These include the ‘five star' Chandon Experience at Chateau Yering and the Hilton High Flyer. These packages allow the passenger to truly experience a total "romantic getaway".
- Global Ballooning Australia has close partnerships with many companies in Melbourne and the Yarra Valley, including the Australian Wine Tour Co. who can transfer you from our amazing ballooning experience in the morning to the Yarra Valley for a brilliant wine tour - the perfect way to finish off your day!
- Global Ballooning Australia passengers receive a complimentary wine tasting voucher which may be redeemed at Domaine Chandon. We also offer discounted city parking and complimentary CBD hotel transfers for overseas visitors. In-flight photograph's are also available for sale after the flight on CD or a 'balloon' USB stick.
- Global Ballooning Australia have a wide range of presentation gift ideas. You can book directly online and our office can have your order in the post to you the following day or email it to you.
- Global Ballooning Australia is a family owned Victorian Business. We pride ourselves on our service, safety record and status as market leaders.
- Melbourne is one of the few cities around the world that can be traversed by hot air balloon and definitely one of the best ways to see Australia's second largest city!
We look forward to having you fly with us!