In 1980 Balloon Aloft offered the very first passenger hot air balloon flights in Australia and over forty years later we remain the market leader, delivering the highest quality balloon flights and service. With unparalleled experience, your comfort and safety are assured.


Balloon Aloft boasts, amongst its exceptional flight team, the current Women’s World Champion and the current Australian Ballooning champion, ensuring that a flight with Balloon Aloft is a cut above the rest. Balloon Aloft is also the proud winner of several NSW Tourism Awards for Adventure Tourism as well as numerous other Tourism and People’s Choice awards. Recently Balloon Aloft was awarded the Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence and also received the TQUAL Accreditation for Tourism Business. When it comes to service, Balloon Aloft aims for the sky!

Located just two hours north of Sydney and forty-five minutes from Newcastle, the Hunter Valley – Australia’s premier vineyard region – offers the perfect backdrop for the flight of a lifetime. Hop aboard a daily sunrise balloon flight over the spectacular vineyards of the Hunter Valley. Share the magic of an hour long balloon flight with fellow balloonists, and then celebrate your exciting adventure over a gourmet a la carte breakfast and champagne celebration. Experience the Hunter Valley from a perspective like no other.