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


Mar 2020

Perfect way to start the weekend.

Great experience from start to finish. Amazing work from both Graeme and his ground crew. Will be doing this again! Thank you more »


Mar 2020

My thoughts.

It was an amazing experience, great views shared with great people. The pilot was very lovely and funny. So much fun. Definitely going to be doing it again. more »


Mar 2020

Amazing Experience

From initial contact, Floating Images provided a fantastic service. Graeme, Ruth and the rest of the family all ensured that everyone had a fantastic experience. The scenery was breathtaking, the... more »


Feb 2020

Amazing experience

What a fantastic ballon ride , we had the best weather conditions we could have imagined.Graeme our pilot was first class explained the workings of the ballon and exactly which route we were taking... more »


Feb 2020

Best Birthday Gift ever

Great experience, Thank You to Graham for the commentary and for the help getting this old girl in and out of the basket;; Thank You:: more »