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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

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Recent Reviews


Jun 2019

Simply The Best!

A fantastic way to spend our anniversary morning,so calm and peaceful . The views were amazing ! We will be back! more »


Jun 2019

Excellent Experience with Graeme!

It was really an eye opener to be on the hot air balloon. Its so smooth and enjoyable. The landing was a breeze with our skillful pilot! more »


May 2019

Oh this was very enjoyable and I recommended everyone to have this experience Organised very well Thanks for everything

We had a great time and this experience is great Also had a nice champagne breakfast My two daughters also enjoyed too We thought this was bit scary but once you in the flight it was very enjoyable... more »


May 2019

Fantastic Hot Air Balloon Flight

We were bought this flight as a gift and it was fantastic. Graeme is an extremely experienced pilot and perfect tour guide whilst we were flying. The whole morning was very well planned and we really... more »


May 2019

Hot air ballooning

Gorgeous experience. Very well organised and professional. From setting up the balloon to take off, the experience was enjoyable, the views were spectacular and the landing very soft. To finish off... more »