Yarra Valley

Yarra Valley - Private Midweek Balloon Flight for 4 people ($875pp)

Prices   For all public - 4 passengers

$3,500 for 4 passengers ($3,640 with breakfast)

This package is available on weekdays only. Please note that discounts and special offers don't apply to this package. Please note that this package cannot be refunded.

  • Yarra Valley - Private Midweek Balloon Flight for 4 people ($875pp)


Perfect for a family of four, group of friends or two couples, enjoy a private flight for 4 passengers over Victoria's most spectacular winery regions, with outstanding vineyards and mountains, the Yarra Valley, a leisurely one-hour drive from Melbourne’s CBD.

Have more people in your family or want to fly in a private group of maximum 10 passengers? Please contact our office on 03 9428 5703 or email us at balloon@globalballooning.com.au 

The Yarra Valley - Private Midweek Balloon Flight for 4 people ($875pp) package includes

  • Approximate 1 hour balloon flight over the Yarra Valley for up to 4 people - one of the world’s most picturesque flying regions
  • Free parking at Balgownie Estate
  • Complete flight and ground insurance
  • Launch and landing government fees
  • 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

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 by clicking on this link: Yarra Valley Flight Update Page.
  • 1.5 hours before sunrise (time confirmed night before) : Meet pilots and crew at designated time and venue; Global Ballooning Australia will drive all passengers to launch site
  • Launch : Passengers can assist with the set up/ inflation of the balloon
  • Sunrise : Fly for approximately 1 hour
  • Land : Passengers can assist to pack up the balloon which is quite fun
  • Post Flight: Global Ballooning Australia drive all passengers back to meeting point/breakfast venue. You can add breakfast onto this package for an additional $35pp. 


Breakfast is not included in this package. You can add it onto the package for an additional $35 per person. 

Where to meet

We meet 1.5 hours before sunrise (confirm with Pilot evening before) at:

Balgownie Estate: 1309 Melba Hwy, Yarra Glen


Free parking is available at Balgownie Estate.

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 Yarra Valley flight update page online where you will read the weather report and find out the exact meeting time.
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.


Sunrise flight: Meeting time is approx. 1.5 hours before sunrise.

Afternoon flight (Mansfield only, between May - September): Meeting time is approx. 3pm.


Approximate sunrise times will vary throughout the different seasons - 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

Terms and conditions

If your flight is cancelled due to bad weather, you can re-book within 12mths at no charge (pending Global Ballooning Australia’s availability). This flight is non-refundable. Not valid for use on public holidays. 

These Terms and Conditions are specific to the package "Yarra Valley - Private Midweek Balloon Flight for 4 people ($875pp)"
You can consult the main Terms and Conditions here.

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