14 Queen Victoria Parade‚ Ipswich

Floating Images is Brisbane's closest hot air ballooning company. Simply drive 30 minutes west of the Brisbane CBD to experience a one hour city and country balloon flight. Brisbane CBD accommodation transfers available.

Passengers enjoy glorious views whilst floating majestically over the heritage city of Ipswich, the Scenic Rim and Somerset countrysides. Explore Greater Brisbane's big backyard from the air with Floating Images!

You know you’re in good hands as Floating Images' Owner/Chief Pilot Graeme Day has over 29 years’ experience across 3 continents, with the last 19 years based in the local region, so he knows the weather, geography and history very well. They offer a boutique ballooning experience with only 1 flight per day & a maximum of 10 passengers, giving you their full personal attention.

Floating Images' flights are ideal for any visitors, families & friends. Balloon rides are a great way to celebrate one of life's special enquiries occasions, weddings, tick an item off your bucket list, incentive or reward your team on a corporate outing or simply just indulge and just spoil yourself.

For "the flight of your life" call or book online for flights, gift vouchers or enquires.

  • Carpark
  • Commentary
  • Drop off
  • Host/Hostess
  • Interpreter Service
  • Meal
  • Meet and Greet
  • Pickup
  • Resource Material
  • Seat belts
  • Toilet

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Recent Reviews


Aug 2020


The entire experience was phenomenal! Being able to see the world in from such a different perspective was breath-taking. I was a little anxious about the height, but Graeme's piloting quickly put me... more »

Sam C

Jul 2020

Amazing Flight with Graeme

Just do it. Was a little apprehensive to say the least on receiving this experience for my birthday. However we throughly enjoyed our day and would love to do it all again. We flew over Ipswich... more »


Jul 2020

Feel the scenery

This experience was amazing, we were up early and inflating the balloon as the sun came up. After a few bursts of the burners the balloon lifted and we were told to climb in. A few more bursts and... more »


Jul 2020

Best time

We had the best time on this flight. Truly magical and so peaceful. Would highly recommend to anyone more »


Jul 2020

Top Morning!

We were mainly family with a couple of friends. We all had the best time floating in the air with pilot Graeme. Although many of us have fear of heights this experience was brilliant! Thank you... more »