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

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Recent Reviews


Dec 2019

Fantastic flight

Well run and organised. Very pleasant trip with lots of information. Kept the kids entertained as much as the adults. more »


Dec 2019

Great family chrissy present and get together

The ten of us in the basket ages from 8 to 72 and all amazed by the flight. Floating, gently and mostly quietly over the land, watching down below. I even saw my house and street as I had never seen... more »


Nov 2019

First time flyer and loved it

Was my first time going on a hot air balloon,and i absolutely loved it,our pilot was very friendly which made the experience so much more enjoyable and i would highly recommended them to... more »


Nov 2019


Very professional, experienced outfit. Outpouring of knowledge throughout tour was impressive. Ask any question, get an answer. Helpful, informative, courteous attention to all guests by pilot and... more »


Nov 2019


An enjoyable activity; I booked this for my husbands birthday. Despite the smoke haze, incredible views - there were 360 degree angles to check out with a different scene and different story... more »