Melbourne

Melbourne Hot Air Balloon Public Flight with Breakfast - For 2 ($475PP)

Prices   For adults - 2 passengers

$950 for 2 passengers

This package is available all days of the week. Please note that discounts and special offers don't apply to this package. Please note that this package cannot be refunded.

  • Melbourne Hot Air Balloon Public Flight with Breakfast - For 2 ($475PP)
  • Melbourne Hot Air Balloon Public Flight with Breakfast - For 2 ($475PP)
  • Melbourne Hot Air Balloon Public Flight with Breakfast - For 2 ($475PP)
  • Melbourne Hot Air Balloon Public Flight with Breakfast - For 2 ($475PP)

Valentine's Day Special Offer

A date you’ll never forget 
• Approx. 1hr sunrise public flight • Melbourne is the ONLY major city in the world that you can commercially balloon over! • Sparkling breakfast to enjoy after your flight •

The Melbourne Hot Air Balloon Public Flight with Breakfast - For 2 ($475PP) package includes

  • Approximate 1hr flight over/around Melbourne (depending on the wind direction)
  • Buffet sparkling breakfast at the Amora Hotel Riverwalk Melbourne
  • Discounted parking at the Amora Hotel for a flat fee of $10
  • Complete flight and ground insurance
  • Launch and landing government fees in and around the city
  • A carbon neutral flight
  • Complimentary in-flight photos (please note that we cannot provide photos if the weather is not suitable for putting up the camera. We recommend to always bring your phone/camera) 
  • A flight certificate to prove it happened

 

Special Offer Terms & Conditions:

  • Valid for public flights only - flying with up to 8 other passengers on the morning 
  • Non-refundable, valid to book 7 days a week.
  • The gift voucher is valid for 12mths from purchase.
  • Not valid in conjunction with any other offer, promotion or package.
  • This discount is not valid for children rates.
  • Offer available until Monday 14th February 2022.

Schedule for the day

The entire experience lasts 4-5 hours in total so usually completed between 10-11am.

  • Night before your flight (after 6pm) : Check the flight information (weather update and meeting time) by downloading our app or reading the information on the Melbourne flight update page
  • 1.5 hours before sunrise (time confirmed night before) : Meet pilots and crew at designated time and venue; Global Ballooning Australia drive all passengers to launch site. If you are self-driving, we meet at Amora Hotel Riverwalk Melbourne (meet in the foyer)
  • Launch : Passengers assist with the set up/ inflation of the balloon
  • Sunrise : Fly for approximately 1 hour
  • Land : The pilot will land the balloon; passengers can assist to pack up the balloon
  • Breakfast : All passengers are driven back to meeting point which is where breakfast is held 

Breakfast

  • A sparkling breakfast is held after the balloon flight at the Amora Hotel Riverwalk Melbourne, if included at the time of booking. 
  • You may invite extra people to join you for the sparkling breakfast at $35 per person
  • For catering purposes, please advise the booking office before your flight date
  • If the flight is cancelled, breakfast will not take place

Where to meet

We meet 1.5 hours before sunrise & our meeting point is:
Amora Hotel Riverwalk Melbourne (meet in the foyer)

649 Bridge Rd, Richmond.

Parking

$10 discounted parking is available (enter from River St) for Global Ballooning Australia passengers underneath the Amora Hotel Riverwalk Melbourne up until 11am which leaves plenty of time to complete your experience, otherwise you may also find parking available on Bridge Road.

If the flight is cancelled...

If your flight is cancelled due to bad weather, please call our office to re-book for an alternative date on 03 9428 5703.

Is this package refundable?

No. If the flight is cancelled due to bad weather, you will have 12 months to rebook the balloon flight for another date, however unable to receive a refund.

How do I find out my flight information?

All passengers need to check if their flight is going ahead the night before any time after 6pm. Check the Melbourne flight update page online where you will read the weather report and find out the exact meeting time.
OR
Download our mobile app, enter your unique trip code as stated on your flight confirmation, and receive a notification to your phone with the update.

Notes

We generally meet 1.5 hours before sunrise and this time will vary throughout the different seasons depending on the hour of the sunrise - the below information will give you an indication of meeting times but should be used as a guide only.

For transfers from Melbourne to the Yarra Valley, expect an earlier start by subtracting an hour to the times shown below.

  • January : 4.00am – 4.30am
  • February : 4.30am – 5.00am
  • March : 5.00am – 5.30am
  • April : 5.30am – 6.00am
  • May : 5.30am – 6.00am
  • June : 6.00am – 6.30am
  • July : 6.00am – 6.30am
  • August : 5.30am – 6.00am
  • September : 5.00am – 5.30am
  • October : 5.00am – 5.30am
  • November : 4.30am – 5.00am
  • December : 4.30am – 5.00am

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