Melbourne

Melbourne Private Balloon Flight for 6 with Champagne Breakfast

Enjoy a truly remarkable and once in a lifetime private hot air ballooning experience of a private sunrise hot air balloon flight over Melbourne with someone special in your life.

There is no other major city around the world where you can traverse by hot air balloon and never before can you enjoy it exclusively as a private flight.

Accessibility

This package is wheelchair accessible upon request only. Based on availability.

Breakfast

  • A buffet breakfast (including complimentary champagne) is held after the balloon flight at the Pullman on the Park hotel, if included at the time of booking. In some of our accommodation packages, you may have breakfast included at your accommodation instead of at the Pullman 
  • You may invite extra people to join you for the champagne 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 2 hours before sunrise & our meeting point is:
Pullman On the Park hotel (meet in the foyer)
192 Wellington Parade, East Melbourne

Parking

Metered parking is available on Wellington Parade or Clarendon Street, East Melbourne.

$10 discounted parking is also available for Global Ballooning Australia passengers underneath the Pullman on the Park hotel.

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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  COVID-19 UPDATE  

Global Ballooning Australia is committed to safety and caring for the health and well-being of our teammates, customers, partners, family and friends.

As social distancing on a hot air balloon aircraft is not as practical as it is on the ground, GBA will ensure extensive safety measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19 on all flights throughout your entire passenger journey.

Read about our extensive COVID-19 Policy and Safety Plan to keep you safe while you enjoy a well-deserved adventure of a lifetime with our new range of private flying experiences.

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