Hot Air Balloon Flight over Yarra Valley with Breakfast

Yarra Valley & Dandenong Ranges

Meeting Location: Balgownie Estate 1309 Melba Highway, Yarra Glen

One of Victoria’s most spectacular winery regions, with outstanding vineyards and mountains, the Yarra Valley, a leisurely one-hour drive from Melbourne’s CBD. It is a natural amphitheatre, which makes it the perfect location for a ballooning tour: great views, native fauna and flora, excellent food and wine and stable weather. Let the breeze usher you along the corridors of grape vines and over the Yarra River as you lose yourself in the breathtaking views of mountains that surround the valley.


  • Approximate 1 hour balloon flight over the Yarra Valley – one of the world’s most picturesque flying regions
  • Sparkling breakfast after the flight
  • Free parking at Balgownie Estate
  • Complete flight and ground insurance
  • Launch and landing government fees
  • A carbon neutral flight – Global Ballooning Australia is the only Victorian operator to offset our carbon emissions
  • In-flight photography taken on most flights – opportunity to purchase photos at breakfast on a USB for $20
  • A flight certificate, postcard and exclusive e-coupon booklet  to prove it happened
  • Flights departing 364 days of the year, weather permitting

Schedule for the Day:

The entire experience lasts 4-5 hours in total so usually completed between 9-10am.

  • Night before your flight (after 6pm) : Check the flight information (weather update and meeting time) by downloading our app or by clicking on this link: Yarra Valley Flight Update Page.
  • 1.5 hours before sunrise (time confirmed night before) : Meet pilots and crew at designated time and venue; Global Ballooning Australia will drive all passengers to launch site
  • Launch : Passengers can assist with the set up/ inflation of the balloon
  • Sunrise : Fly for approximately 1 hour
  • Land : Passengers can assist to pack up the balloon which is quite fun
  • Breakfast : Global Ballooning Australia drive all passengers back to meeting point which is where breakfast is held.

Terms & Conditions

  • If the flight is cancelled due to bad weather, you can rebook for another day within 12 months of your first cancelled balloon flight. Alternatively, you may be able to receive a refund depending on the Terms and Conditions on your booking

Package Highlights

  • 1 hour sunrise balloon flight with an award-winning hot air balloon company
  • Peace of mind that you have chosen to fly with Victoria’s leading hot air ballooning operator offering the most professional service
  • You will be in the hands of the most experienced pilots and ground crew in the business
  • Interactive experience in the inflation/ deflation processes
  • In-flight photography taken on most flights

$440 per adult

$345 per child

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