Quintessential Mansfield experience guide - 2021 - Jun 29, 2021


See the best of Victoria’s high country and the majestic countryside of Mansfield.

Have you been needing a getaway from busy streets and a fast-paced life?

Are you looking to escape to the serene country with vast natural views and nestled within the Alpine Ranges?

If yes, then Mansfield is your golden ticket. A nature lovers paradise just two and a half hours from Melbourne. With this experience guide and special offers from across the Mansfield area, you will never want to return to the city life. Soak up the spectacular Alpine scenery this winter in Mansfield.


Quintessential Mansfield experience guide - 2021


Global Ballooning Australia

You have found this page so we are assuming the beautiful region of Mansfield has already caught your eye.

Mansfield is an exemplary ballooning location, through the foothills and rolling colours of the countryside, to the grazing alongside the alpine ranges. A ballooning experience here is guaranteed to be one you don’t soon forget.

Mansfield is our most favourite location to relax and fly and we are sure you will love it too. Mansfield’s countryside around the base of Mount Buller is perfectly experienced from above in a picturesque 365-degree view.

We are enthralled with the uniqueness of this location, and the exciting opportunities it offers, with the introduction of afternoon flights, a Victoria first. From May to September the beautiful scenery of Mansfield and surrounds can be experienced in the cool afternoon sky. Definitely not an experience to be missed.

With Global Ballooning, Mansfield is the place to be this winter.

- Rise with us -

With 15% off midweek balloon flights & gift vouchers, you can truly experience this dreamscape location.

Use the coupon code: MIDWEEK15 at the time of midweek flights/voucher purchase.

This offer is valid for Monday to Friday public flight bookings, non-refundable, valid for 12months, adult rates only, not valid for public holidays, and not valid in conjunction with any other discounts or special offers.


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Swiftcrest Distillery

Swiftcrest Distillery is a quaint farm-based family run craft distillery, with a crystal-clear natural spring on the property, perfect for making spirits.

This cute distillery is 100% environmentally sustainable, and a perfect country retreat for all.

Set on 120 acres, they make all spirits from scratch, and source only 100% organic or biodynamic ingredients.

Swiftcrest Distillery is only open by pre booked Distillery tours at $30.00 per person, with their Distillery tours usually running on Saturdays at 11:00am and 3:00pm. Private tours are also available for larger groups through an appointment.

Swiftcrest Distillery tours give a unique and special opportunity to engage with a proper farmhouse style craft distillery, learning about the process from the passionate owners, and tasting the range of spirits.

The small group tours have a maximum of 10 participants, being more intimate and lasting for up to 90minutes.

Global Ballooning customers booking a Mansfield flight and a distillery tour, will receive the special offer below, usually priced at $30.00 -

Receive two 50ml mini bottles from our range of spirits

Swiftcrest Distillery bookings are available by their website: https://swiftcrest.com


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Mansfield Glamping

Mansfield Glamping provides luxury adults only glamping accommodation in Mansfield, Victoria. With uninterrupted views of the mountains and a beautiful crafted site, they specialise in creating magical experiences and memories.

Experience the high country in style, through this luxury experience under the canvas of one of the five spectacular bell tents on offer. Each tent is furnished beautifully for two people with luxurious linen, a queen-sized bed, and plenty of relaxation space. An unmissable unwinding experience offering a chance to reconnect with nature and the gorgeous surrounds of Mansfield.

Special deal:

10% discount when booked direct.

Mansfield Glamping bookings can be made via their website: www.mansfieldglamping.com.au


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Delatite Winery

Delatite winery is located at the base of Mt Buller in the heart of the high country. Delatite winery is a family run business, focusing on growing and making wine as naturally as possible. The grapes are grown using biodynamic principles and the wine is made with minimal intervention using wild yeast, making the wines vegan.

The property features a newly architecturally designed cellar door and dining room recently opened, providing panoramic views over the mountain sides. They pride themselves on locally sourced produce and food, placing it at the centre of their seasonal menu.

Mention Global Ballooning Australia when making a booking you will receive this special offer: 

Receive two free glasses (per couple) of wine with any meal

Delatite winery bookings can be made via their website: https://www.delatitewinery.com.au/visit-us


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Double Black Alpine

Double Black Alpine offers tailored experiences for guests visiting the high country of Victoria. We provide premium door-to-door passenger transfers around the Mansfield and Mt Buller region, as well as along the Great Victorian Rail Trail. We tailor each experience to the individual as we are all about the #doubleblackmoments.

We are your experienced partner for every season.

Special deal:

Double Black Alpine offers a special mid-week rate for private transfers up to 8 guests, at a $400.00 return ex GST. Collecting guests from their front door on Mt Buller and delivering them to the meeting place at Alzburg Hotel.

Double Black Alpine bookings can be made via their website: https://www.doubleblackalpine.com.au/



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Alzburg Resort

Built around a beautiful building that interestingly began life as a convent, Alzburg Resort’s 44 self-contained apartments combine a wide range of facilities and affordable modern accommodation in the heart of the quaint village of Mansfield. Set in the foothills of Mt Buller and Mt Stirling, located within a 45-minute drive of both, and a 15-minute drive from Lake Eildon.

The facilities include: an outdoor heated swimming pool, indoor hot tub and sauna, games room, 2 tennis courts, free WIFI, onsite parking, and a ski and snowboard hire outlet.

Alzburg Resort is a perfect winter destination, offering the authentic mountain resort feel.

Special packages:

Special packages, accommodation, and ski rental packages available on their website via: https://alzburg.com.au/


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Enjoy these perks before they are gone!

Mansfield has so much more to offer, so why not come down and experience it from the skies with Global Ballooning this winter season.

by Harry

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