250 South Station Street‚ Raceview

Floating Images is Brisbane's closest hot air ballooning company. Simply drive 30 minutes west of the Brisbane Central Business District to experience a one hour city and country balloon flight. Brisbane central business district 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 at Floating Images. Owner/Chief Pilot Graeme Day has over 27 years’ experience across three continents, with the last 17 years based in the local region, so he knows the weather, geography and history very well. They offer a boutique ballooning experience with only one flight per day and a maximum of 10 passengers, giving you their full personal attention.

Floating Images' flights are ideal for any visitors, families and 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.

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

TripAdvisor Ratings

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Recent Reviews

Roy L

Sep 2019

A wonderful morning

My partner and I spent a lovely morning with Graeme and Peter. We were given clear instructions before the day and during the event and everything went as planned. A stunning way to start the day! more »


Oct 2019

Hot air balloon

The whole day was just an awesome experience. We will be doing it again. The pilot and staff made us all feel involved in the experience. His knowledge of the area was exceptional and we learnt... more »

Duncan K

Sep 2019

An Amazing Experience!

I had never given much thought to going hot air ballooning but was given the opportunity through my partner as a birthday surprise. I wish I had done it sooner! Whilst not afraid of heights, the... more »


Aug 2019

Great morning

Ticking off the bucket list with my loved one with Floating Images was perfect! Our pilot was very knowledgeable and friendly. 10/10 more »


Sep 2019

Up Up and Away in a beautiful balloon

From the moment we arrived at the meeting point to when we drove away almost 4 hours later it was an awesome experience and G'Day (Graeme Day) was a magnificent host and pilot. The inflation, the... more »