43 South Street‚ Ipswich

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

Litia L

Sep 2018

Amazing experience!

Had never been hot air ballooning before and was definitely blown away by the whole experience. Would definitely recommend Floating Images! more »


Sep 2018

A amazing experience with a great team!

We had a great experience with these guys, they were friendly, professional and great to chat to. Highly recommended. more »


Sep 2018

Up, up and away

Excellent flight on 26 September 2018. The crew were great, photos great, experience overall was terrific. more »


Sep 2018

Romantic experience

The experience was quite relaxing and my partner and I found it very romantic. The pilot knew his facts of the area and was willing to have conversations with the passengers. more »


Sep 2018

Hot Air Balloon Flight

The flight was far better than we expected. The pilot and crew were knowledgable, polite and very helpful.The landing was brilliant. We landed like a butterfly with sore feet. Overall the experience... more »