Floating Images is South East Queensland’s only balloon operator offering a unique opportunity to combine a city and country balloon flight.  Only 30 minutes from Brisbane’s CBD.

Imagine floating majestically and effortlessly over the picturesque South-East Queensland countryside, admire the breathtaking view as it gently unfolds before your eyes. Your balloon flight is tranquil, as the world slowly awakens; you float peacefully overhead from our balloon basket.  Passengers enjoy superb and glorious views whilst discovering the heritage city of Ipswich and the beautiful Scenic Rim region with the Great Dividing Range as a backdrop.

Let Floating Images share and explain with your family, friends, overseas visitors, corporate guests and staff how a hot air balloon flies and operates  Our passengers are invited to get involved and participate in the fun of inflating and deflating a balloon, with your pilot and crew.

Possible views from the balloon include: the heritage city of Ipswich – its classic Queenslanders & heritage buildings & homes, the Great Dividing, Grampian, McPherson and D’Aguilar ranges, Flinders Peak, Mt. Walker, Mt Coot-tha, Mt. Tamborine, Moreton Bay, the skyline of Brisbane CBD, Wivenhoe Dam, the Brisbane, Fassifern & Lockyer valleys, the Brisbane and Bremer rivers.

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Points of interest

  • Floating Images balloon program is approximately 3 – 4 hours which includes a 1 hour City & Country Balloon Flight, Restaurant Champagne Breakfast & Flight certificate.
  • Floating Images’ Chief pilot has over 27 years of ballooning experience across 3 continents, with the last 17 years based on the western side of the Scenic Rim region, operating the first balloon business in this region.
  • Floating Images’ meeting point is only 30 minutes from Brisbane’s CBD.
  • Personal & professional attention to our passengers - minimum of 4 & maximum of 10 people per basket. Clients are transported in air-conditioned vehicles.
  • Call (07) 3294 8770 or book online www.floatingimages.com.au for flights and gift vouchers.

Things to do nearby

  • Romantic overnight packages such Floating Images’ Ballooning & Accommodation packages.
  • Explore the Scenic Rim Wine Trail.
  • Visit the townships of Harrisville, Boonah & Kalbar.
  • Take a Country drive down the Fassifern Valley
  • Visit Moggerah Dam & recreation area