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 20 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


Jul 2021

Balloon flight

Flight was excellent scenery great. Enjoyed helping set up an pack up as well. Breakfast was very good. Overall a great way to spend a morning. more »


Jul 2021

Fantastic experience!

What an amazing family experience! Graeme and the team were amazing, so friendly and knowledgeable. The flight was beautiful. 100% recommend this to anyone more »


Jun 2021

An experience to be remembered

We thoroughly enjoyed flying with Graeme and his crew. My partner is not so keen on heights, with Graeme’s expertise he was relaxed, comfortable and keen to go ballooning again. The ballooning was... more »


Jun 2021

Amazing time

It was very well organized with professional staff who make you feel very comfortable. Amazing sights and incredibly peaceful more »


Jun 2021

Floating Images Hot Air Balloon Flights

What a lovely experience. Perfect for my husband's 60th birthday. Well organised and everything was easy. Good breakfast afterwards Well worth doing. Thank you. more »