My wife bought this flight as a birthday gift for me , and what a gift! Superbly organised, felt very safe in very capable hands. A life long memory.
A huge thank you to all your staff involved on the day, as a small business owner I know how important good service is and that's definitely what we got.
Can you also pass on to Georgia & Scarlet what a great job these two do, we were so impressed with their attitude, enthusiasm and the way they went about their business, very happy young women who obviously enjoy what they do, great to see and great asset to your company, great morning spent with these two.
Also enjoyed helping in the blowing up the balloon and even packing up, great to feel part of it.
This was our first flight but won't be the last, thanks again.
Thank you all for the most perfect morning over Melbourne, we thoroughly enjoyed it and will recommend it to all our friends and visitors!
Just a thankyou for caring for Annette today, at 89 she had a wow of a time and couldn’t speak highly enough of the whole arrangement.
Again thanks on her behalf.
(Son in law)
My husband and I were fortunate enough to experience a flight over Melbourne, Sat 27th Feb.
Our pilot Clement, was wonderful. He explained what to expect, safety protocols, how the balloon Inflates, and deflates. He was captivating.
A wonderful morning, followed by a champagne breakfast.
I would highly recommend this trip and we hope to be able to re attend.
Thankyou very much for a wonderful experience. All the crew were amazing.
It was my birthday, and a bucket list adventure. Beginning with a fantastic dinner at Ray's Restaurant and overnight luxury stay at Balgownie Resort.
The flight took around 1 hour, and silently drifted over Hurstbridge, Panton Hill and Lake Winnakie/Sugarloaf Dam before gently landing at Yerring Station.
The crew were fantastic and everyone on board had a fantastic time.
Greeted by a professional team of balloonists, we were driven to our launch site. After filling the balloons, a smooth glide upwards, breaking through the clouds into complete silence followed.
We watched the other balloons breach the clouds then the sun rise up through the cloud in an amazing display of colour. The balloon then descended below cloud level for an amazing flight over the beautiful Yarra Valley.
We landed without so much as a bump due to our very skilled pilot, Eddie. After assisting to pack up, we were driven back to our meeting point where we had a delicious breakfast with the other passengers and the team.
What a wonderful way to start the day. An amazing experience we will remember forever.
We had the perfect day to experience Hot Air Ballooning and the perfect company with which to experience it.
This was the third time that we attempted to fly.
Each time we went we were kept fully informed of whether we would be flying, or not. The first two times, that we were unable, Global ensured that we were able to keep extending our ticket for another year, so that we could try again.
As they say, the third time was a charm. It was more than a charm, it was a truly amazing experience. I could have stayed up in the Balloon forever. The peace of flying and the views over Melbourne were an experience I will never forget.
We stayed for the Champagne breakfast and this too was extraordinary. I know the hotel was catering for a vast array of guests, but it was so nice to have so much more variety than just the standard hot breakfast of sausage, bacon, eggs, etc. I am so pleased that we were able to do this before we went into lockdown. It gave us wonderful memories.
I wish a Global all the best during this crisis and hope that the company comes out of this stronger than ever. Thank you everyone for all that you did on the day, including the Pullman Hotel. It was truly unforgettable.
Our flight was cancelled, suspect as not enough passengers for the day, but we managed to get a flight a day earlier. This worked well, the flight was full, and near perfect flying conditions. The basket arrangement of partitions for 4 people worked well as we had 4 in our group. Excellent flight, skimming just over trees and fields was exciting and made the ballooning experience more real somehow.
Highly recommended. Beautiful peaceful views over Melbourne. Felt safe at all times. Staff were
great.Had an excellent time
Excellent - well worth every minute of it. Right from he start to the end, the staff were friendly and at all times we felt welcome. Safety was also at the forefront of all that they did.
A week before our visit, I had not considered hot air ballooning before. I am so glad my partner bought us tickets, as it was an experience of a lifetime. The balloon staff members were down to earth, extremely funny and professional. I had a great time and have already recommended this experience to friends and family.