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Gold Coast Hot Air Balloon with 5 Star Champagne Buffet Breakfast
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Gold Coast Hot Air Balloon with 5 Star Champagne Buffet Breakfast

By Balloon Aloft Gold Coast
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Ages 3-99, max of 48 per group
Duration: 3–5 hours
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Live guide: English
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  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (All hotels and resorts between Surfers Paradise and Broadbeach)
  • All hotel pickup times will be advised with each request, times will change throughout the year for sunrise
  • Balloon Enthuisists Flight Certificate
  • Option to purchase Flight Photo's
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Hotel Buffet Breakfast with Champagne. (With Breakfast Option)


Start:Multiple pickup locations offered.
  • The Star Gold Coast, 1 Casino Dr, Broadbeach QLD 4218, Australia
Pickup details
  • Pickup from hotels in Broadbeach, Surfers Paradise & Southport area.
Hotel pickup offered
During checkout you will be able to select from the list of included hotels.
    End:This activity ends back at the meeting point.

      • Not wheelchair accessible
      • Service animals allowed
      • Near public transportation
      If you have questions about accessibility, we’d be happy to help. Just call the number below and reference the product code: 8112P1

      • Children must be accompanied by an adult
      • Children under 3yrs are unable to join the tour
      • Pregnant women over 12 weeks are unable to fly
      • Most travellers can participate
      • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
      • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 48 travellers

      • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

      How much is Gold Coast Hot Air Balloon with 5 Star Champagne Buffet Breakfast?
      Gold Coast Hot Air Balloon with 5 Star Champagne Buffet Breakfast price starts from AU$378.53. Discover and book Gold Coast Hot Air Balloon with 5 Star Champagne Buffet Breakfast on Tripadvisor
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      Gold Coast Hot Air Balloon with 5 Star Champagne Buffet Breakfast cancellation policy: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Discover and book Gold Coast Hot Air Balloon with 5 Star Champagne Buffet Breakfast on Tripadvisor
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      Gold Coast Hot Air Balloon with 5 Star Champagne Buffet Breakfast is hosted by Balloon Aloft Gold Coast. Read reviews, discover additonal experiences or contact Balloon Aloft Gold Coast on Tripadvisor. Discover and book Gold Coast Hot Air Balloon with 5 Star Champagne Buffet Breakfast on Tripadvisor
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      • You'll start at
        The Star Gold Coast
        Or, you can also get picked up
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      • 1
        The Star Gold Coast Casino
        Stop: 15 minutes
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      • 2
        Gold Coast
        Stop: 60 minutes
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      • 3
        The Star Gold Coast Casino
        Stop: 60 minutes
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      • You'll return to the starting point
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      • Balloon Aloft Gold Coast
        230
        Australia
        Joined in May 2013
      • sonialD674CD
        0 contributions
        5.0 of 5 bubbles
        Memorable adventure!
        My Son & I had a fabulous experience today flying with Balloon Aloft. So serene & calming with beautiful scenery. All staff were excellent. Happy, courteous & professional. A special mention to Gary our driver. He had a great attitude and made the journey to the launch area enjoyable.
        Written 29 April 2023
      • PMck23
        0 contributions
        1.0 of 5 bubbles
        AVOID THIS COMPANY
        In short, the company admitted to a "system glitch" that resulted in them breaching their own Terms & Conditions and a 3 hour round trip on our part. Despite this they are refusing a full refund. The director is insisting that tickets are non refundable in all circumstances, even when there is error on their side and a terms and conditions breach. We are concerned that they do this to other potential customers and recommended AVOIDING. We have put a complaint on via the QLD Gov Complaints Process as all communication is in writing and so their breach is clear.
        Written 7 February 2023
      • Pete Y
        0 contributions
        1.0 of 5 bubbles
        No refunds
        Hi TripAdvisor, My Hot Air Balloon experience never happened due to the weather. Since July 2022, I’ve been seeking a refund from TripAdvisor and as at 2 November, nothing has been refunded. You’ve received my request successfully but I had been ignored. Please make contact with me!
        Written 1 November 2022
      • Debbie A
        0 contributions
        5.0 of 5 bubbles
        Amazing Experience
        Our first balloon ride and it was an amazing experience. I noticed that safety was a priority which is good. The pilot, Chris gave us a running commentary of what we were looking at as we were cruising. Did not feel unsafe at any time. We are both not fans of heights but feel safe and secure in the basket. The basket holds 24 people and we hade 18 on our trip. You are picked up and dropped off back at the same place. There is parking avail at the pickup and drop off point also. Would highly recommend this company to fly with. The only thing I think would be nice if we had some sort of steps to get in and out of the basket and it is a bit hard for us older persons.
        Written 14 February 2022
      • 942petieg
        0 contributions
        1.0 of 5 bubbles
        False advertisement buyers beware
        This experience has nothing to do with the gold coast. You drive an hour away to take off. Lies lies.
        Written 6 October 2021
      • Inspire28358540603
        0 contributions
        5.0 of 5 bubbles
        Great fun excellent crew
        Lots of fun, really nice to float above the earth quietly in a Balloon. early Start, great ride and Breakfast included, what more could you ask for.
        Written 22 July 2021
      • 964ricw
        0 contributions
        5.0 of 5 bubbles
        Ballons Aloft Gold Coast
        We had a great Balloon Flight with Balloons Aloft Gold Coast The whole arrangements, flight and transfers were carried out professionally and succinctly by very competent and helpful staff. The Pilot who you could see just loved his job talked about what was happening and why, pointed out the highlights below us and engaged with the clients, very positive experience. Breakfast with bubbles at the Italian Club afterwards was a nice ending to an exciting and great morning. Thanks all
        Written 20 July 2021
      • 502michellet
        0 contributions
        2.0 of 5 bubbles
        False Advertising - not even the Gold Coast!
        My friend and I went on a morning flight booked through a “Red Balloon” voucher. This voucher was sold as “Hot Air Ballooning over the Gold Coast”, to a cost of almost $500. Red Balloon’s website advertises the following false statements as listed below: - Hot air balloon flight over the Gold Coast - Watch the sun reflect off the myriad of canals and waterways and view the surrounding forest-covered mountains of the Gold Coast hinterland on this spectacular hot air balloon ride. - After the exhilaration of flying effortlessly above the Gold Coast skyline. Having read the above statements online, one could expect to be floating over the Gold Coast during one of their flights, but after experiencing the reality, I am left feeling completely underwhelmed and frankly, defrauded. Upon boarding the bus and finally departing close to 5:00am from the Italian Soccer Club, my friend and I had no idea we were about to embark on an hour plus bus ride out to Beaudesert. After a long bathroom break in Canungra, we continued on the bus ride and managed to catch the 6:18am sunrise, while still sitting on the bus, before eventually reaching a paddock in the country. By the time we got into the air at approximately 6:40am, it was well after the promised “sunrise” flight. I figured once we were up in the air, we must then make our way over to the Gold Coast and waterways (being my first time, obviously I had no indication of how long it would take to reach the coastline in a hot air balloon). After almost 60 minutes of floating above cow paddocks and farmland, it became apparent that we were not going any further, and then came down in a similar paddock shortly after. We landed in grass that was almost up to my chest, where we then had to assist in packing up the entire balloon and load it onto a truck. The pack up process took well over 30 minutes of standing in the long grass (I pitied the 90 year old woman celebrating her birthday at this moment). A glass of bubbly or a refreshment would have been a welcome addition, considering we were expected to stand in a paddock for 1/2 hour. Finally we got back onto the bus, and started to make our way back to the Gold Coast, or so we thought. Our driver Gary, after about 15 minutes of driving, then shouted out that he “didn’t recognise any of these roads and could someone open Google Maps and see where we are”. I thought he must have been joking, but sadly he wasn’t. A few passengers, snickering, opened their phones to see we were headed north towards Jimboomba, and then had to navigate Gary over gravel roads to get us back towards Beaudesert. This added on an extra 30 minutes or so to our bus ride. Our bus was the last one to get back to the Soccer Club at 10:00am, by this time we were absolutely starving and feeling sick from being inside a bus on winding roads. We seated ourselves and then had to chase down a waitress to place our breakfast order which came out, cold and unappetising, at 10:30am. By this stage the whole experience had taken 6 hours (not the 4 as advertised on the website) so we managed a few bites of our meals and left. I can’t express just how disappointed I was after the entire experience. It felt like a complete lie and I don’t think there was ever any intention of flying over the Gold Coast. My friend and I both live in Mudgeeraba, so seeing cows and farmland was hardly an experience for us. The weather was perfect, there was no wind in the morning, so they can’t use weather as an excuse, especially after reading review after review on TripAdvisor and Google, all the negative comments dating as far back as 2015, mentioning the long drive out to Beaudesert, floating over paddocks in the countryside, 2+ Hours travel time. Reading these comments further clarifies for me that this is obviously the reality of the tour.
        Written 7 July 2021
      • Vabeniss
        0 contributions
        5.0 of 5 bubbles
        A treasured experience
        Such a wonderful experience made even better by amazingly warm, fun, thoughtful and deeply professional staff. Early fog meant we had some delays taking off for understandable safety reasons. Our host Peter was brilliant, kept us informed continually. Our Pilot Simon set a great tone of informative, personal and safety conscious. We took off between Canungra and Beaudesert and flew north for around an hour. So gentle and sensory watching birds glide below us over farms and water. Horses grazing and cantering over lush green fields. Many of us helped ‘pack’ away the balloon after landing, that was also fun and a lovely way to be more involved and share appreciation back with the ground crew and Simon (our pilot). So many positives, these guys have taken such a hit due to no international tourism, do yourself a favour, get onto a balloon flight Balloon Aloft, a wonderful and memorable experience made even better thanks to their excellent team (especially Peter and Simon).
        Written 4 July 2021
      • Daddybanks
        0 contributions
        4.0 of 5 bubbles
        Sky High at 7:00am
        We booked with Adrenaline, but the flight operated by Balllon Aloft. Very good experience though we were a bit confused on the Breakfast option. It was at the Italian Club which was OK. But not not the hinterland. The Ballooning itself was great. I have read reviews on folks whinging about helping repack the Ballooon. Well don't wear Reboks and Givenchy in a Balloon expereince is my comment. The whole event was great. We got lucky it seems with the weather. Other folks tried 5 times to get a flight. Wind, Rain, Fog can stop you flying for safety reasons. So book early if you are visting the Gold Coast as you may need a few morning attempts.
        Written 7 May 2021
      • F5009VKnickf
        0 contributions
        5.0 of 5 bubbles
        Off the bucket list
        Friendly approachable crew, knowledgeable and answered our questions during our flight. Weather was a bit hazy but that didn't take away from the flight experience. Ticked off the bucket list, and will do this again in future with family.
        Written 19 November 2020
      • denisehN5800DO
        0 contributions
        2.0 of 5 bubbles
        bad business practice
        very disappointed by the poor customer service and bad business practice. I was given a gift certificate for my 60th. with Covid affecting our way of life, like most business owners I moved into survival mode. My certificate was due to expire so I called to make a booking. when asking about social distancing issues in the basket I was lectured about ballons flying under civil aviation laws therefore not being affected by the pandemic rules. Very little effort was made to find my certificate and I was redirected wrongly to Red Ballon.... After a few days I called back and another person easily found my certificate but then proceeded to explain that I should have taken the flight before the expiry and not just make a booking. I now would have to pay an extra $ 100 to be able to redeem my voucher that already cost $ 598. There is no mention of this rule on the certificate I was given. just a certificate number, a phone number and an expiry date. Given the circumstances of this year, extensions on vouchers should be common practice.
        Written 5 October 2020
      • Jaffacake59
        0 contributions
        5.0 of 5 bubbles
        WOW is an understatement :-)
        Wow - what else can I say? Everything from the knowledgeable driver to the amazing flight over the Gold Coast hinterland where we could see Brisbane and Surfers Paradise in the distance. It was unfortunate that the wind wouldn't allow for us to fly over the Gold Coast itself but you can't help the weather! We would seriously love to do this again and I would do so in a heartbeat. Thankyou for a great trip - it's worth getting up early for.
        Written 26 August 2020
      • Zoe W
        0 contributions
        1.0 of 5 bubbles
        Boring balloon ride with miserable Merv
        This was a terrible experience from the get go. The voucher clearly states be at the Mercure in Carrara by 3:30am sharp or we will be left behind with no refund. Didn't leave until 4:15am because of some mishap with another group/bus not showing up and some problem with an ipad. Merv the rude and grumpy driver continued to answer his phone throughout the painful trip to Jimboomba while loudly announcing to the whole bus that something was wrong with the bus and that it wouldn't go up hills, not to mention telling us all how late we were and that we would miss sunrise. The balloon itself was average but that's nothing to do with the pilot, he was fine and did a good job. Just a disappointing view of new housing estates and dry scrubland with the sun well and truly up. Icing on the cake was when the disgruntled Merv rocks up and demands us to help pack up the balloon while giving the Chinese people on the group extremely rude looks for not helping. What did we pay $600 for?... Doesn't say anywhere that you'll be driven by some disorganised and angry old man, flown in some bum f*** no where town and forced to pack up the balloon at the end. We get back into the bus and with no communication driven to Surfers Paradise at 8:30am because we were late to land and meant to drop off some of the group by 8am to Mantra hotel... Finally get back to the Mercure for our champagne breakfast to find out we have to sit at a table with a few others from the group much to the hotel staffs dismay and confusion so we just left. Honestly one of the worst and most expensive 6 hours my partner and I have ever wasted.
        Written 24 November 2019
      • JasonW3804
        0 contributions
        5.0 of 5 bubbles
        50th Birthday family Gold Coast Balloon trip !
        A fantastic experience with everything perfect and as per expectation ! From alarms set at 0245 it was an adventure with the family. The jets blasting into the massive balloon was spectacular as was taking off with the sunrise. Dan our pilot was friendly and experienced - our tour guide Bill was both funny and friendly ! Breaky at the Mercure was tops too ! Well done Balloon aloft !
        Written 5 October 2019
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      Darryn
      1 contribution
      1.0 of 5 bubbles
      July 2022
      Really disappointed. This was going to be a very special flight for two members of our group of five people. However our flight on 01 July 2022 was cancelled due to weather so we were entitled to a refund. I rang them twice and also e-mails seeking a refund which they finally did, but they took a 5% fee out of our refund. Money for nothing! Check the fine print before you book with Balloon Aloft Gold Coast
      Written 22 July 2022
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      Laura K
      16 contributions
      2.0 of 5 bubbles
      The minibus was old and cramped and very full. At 5 ft 10 my legs couldn't fit in my seat. As other reviews state this was not a coastal flight. Before getting on to bus I asked the driver where are we headed and how long will it take. He said he didn't know. I already assumed as per other reviews we would head 60km inland and we did with one stop at dirty public toilets. Peaceful and calm flight but over barren desert farm land nowhere near coast. Pilot and bus driver both evasive when asked how often they fly over the coast. I suspect never and images of coast and advertising statements are just lies.

      Upon returning champagne was offered at buffet breakfast but group dining experience in back corner of a crowded buffet was not 5* experience at all. Ballon was packed to maximum capacity. Once in a lifetime experience and if I had read reviews before booking I would have chosen somewhere much more scenic to do it.
      Written 18 September 2023
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      Kim A
      Brisbane, Australia109 contributions
      1.0 of 5 bubbles
      Feb 2019 • Couples
      What a horror trek to celebrate our anniversary. Arrived at the collection point to be "greeted" by a highly disgruntled staff member who was stressed about the morning logistics. After witnessing a number of tourists be "told" how things are going to work and in a manner which was culturally insensitive, the journey only got rockier. The bus driver tried to make up for lost time by thinking the bus was a v8 racecar, and several passengers were unwell. The return trip was even worse and I was so ill I had to miss the breakfast. Tried to email them for a credit or a response but couldn't even get a reply.
      Written 24 February 2019
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      Hi there, this is a terribly upsetting review. We are so sorry to receive this. We have not heard anything of this day at all, but are definitely keen to investigate this further. It sounds horrible and very much out of alignment of our company operation, values and the character of our team members to behave that way. We have not received any emails at all of this nature and would truly appreciate the opportunity to discuss this further with you and see what we can do to rectify this experience. We would be so grateful if you could take the time to either call us on 55315536 or email us on admin@balloonaloft.net so we can apologise personally for your day and help you out with this further.
      Written 24 September 2019
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      brisgirl47
      Brisbane, Australia3 contributions
      1.0 of 5 bubbles
      July 2018 • Solo
      This is a $300 scam booked through Adrenalin. Be warned! All the advertising photos show the balloon flying over the Gold Coast. That is false advertising! Yes, the departure point, by bus, is from the Gold Coast and an hour later you arrive after driving through the country town of Beaudesert over 100ks away. Beaudesert is where the balloon flight takes place which is NOWHERE NEAR the Gold Coast but in the “sticks” of the countryside. Secondly, there is no assistance into a very tall basket. So customers must be youthful and agile. No help if you’re older. And no prior warning of what to expect if you’re older and disabled in any way. What a scam! What a con! Shame on you Balloon Aloft and Adrenalin. I’ve reported you to the watchdogs.
      Written 18 July 2018
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      Julie
      Gold Coast, Australia9 contributions
      5.0 of 5 bubbles
      Oct 2023 • Family
      The whole experience was 5 star- breath taking views,got amazing photos. I'm scared of heights so wasn't sure how I'd go but I was fine with this - the basket was high n I felt secure. Definitely recommend this company - hats off to Paco our amazing pilot and crew Gary and Nick. Thankyou guys for the awesome morning !! PS breakfast at the Star was great too - Julie and Ben
      Written 25 October 2023
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      nadia_syd
      Sydney, Australia2 contributions
      1.0 of 5 bubbles
      Similar to others feedback, this was terrible. Up at 2.30am to only drive for 2hrs and Not see sunrise. Crew was rude and they packed us like sardines in the basket. Couldn’t enjoy it. Landed in the middle of nowhere to again drive back to breakfast.
      Would not recommend this. Should have read the reviews myself prior to booking the tour. Very disappointing experience.
      Written 25 January 2018
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      Ananta U
      1 contribution
      1.0 of 5 bubbles
      May 2024 • Couples
      Please don’t book any activities with Balloon Aflot and most importantly don’t book it with Chris, very rude super duper rude bloke. He was super duper rude with all the asian clients including us. It was just a waste of our time and money. On top of that that rude pilot landed over a wet land which ruined our clothes and shoes. Please don’t book. Please. Chris, please retire buddy. It’s not your kind of job.
      Written 19 May 2024
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      Rajiv T
      New Delhi, India194 contributions
      4.0 of 5 bubbles
      It was a early morning start we were picked up at 4.15 am from our hotel
      A total of 24 people max go up in a balloon divided into 4 compartment the balloon took off at about 6 just at sunrise
      The view was nice and the breakfast served was very good
      One only wished the drive time could be shorter
      Written 5 July 2023
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      shazzd65
      Brisbane, Australia58 contributions
      5.0 of 5 bubbles
      May 2023 • Friends
      Absolutely fantastic. Worth getting up super early in the am. Very seemless from start to finish. Had a great driver Bill, very friendly, easy to understand and a great driver. Our balloon pilot was Chris and he was fantastic, very friendly also and very knowledgeable on our flight about where the landmarks were and places of interest. The 'takeoff' and 'landing' was about as smooth as you could get being in a wicker basket attached to a giant balloon !! Loved that we got to help deflate and pack up the balloon (totally voluntary). Breakfast at Star Casino was amazing, great variety and quality. Would totally recommend the flight and breakfast to anyone.
      Written 14 May 2023
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      Ozhan06
      Perth, Australia1 contribution
      1.0 of 5 bubbles
      DISAPPOINTING EXPERIENCE!!! DO NOT BOOK unless you don’t mind flying over Beaudesert and land on Cows’ paddock

      Our Experience was terrible!!!
      We were looking forward to our very first hot air balloon experience to celebrate my partner’s birthday.
      Before I booked over the phone , I asked their staff Trevor where we would be flying over, he mentioned either the Gold Coast or the Hinterland, as advertised on their website. Either location would have been an amazing experience. My partner also called their office and was told the same information. No mentioned of possibly flying over Beaudesert.

      On the day of the flight, we were collected from the Casino and left around 4:20am. The driver announced we will be departing from Canungra. We arrived at Canungra and was told we had to wait until we heard from the pilot as he was doing some testing. After waiting for quite sometime, we were told that we will be moving further and that we couldn't fly from there. We were then told that we had to wait for the trailer with the basket and balloon to drive past us and follow them and so we waited again! The driver did not mention where we were going. The trailer drove past and we started driving, it was quite a long drive and we didn't know where we were going until we saw the sign "Beaudesert". I understand that it’s all dependent on the direction of the wind on the day, but they failed to inform me this when I asked them on the phone. This is false advertising! This information should be communicated to their clients and they should mention this on their website otherwise I would never have booked it.

      To make matter worse, at the end of the flight, they asked for volunteers to help pack-up the balloon and we had to wait again until it was done before they drove us back to the Casino. We had purchased the package that included Breakfast and Photos. By the time we left Beaudesert, it was after 9:00am and the driver was racing back. The buffet breakfast finished at 10:30am. At 10:15am, I advised the driver that we had purchased the package with the buffet breakfast which finishes in 15 minutes and asked him what happens then? He informed me that someone is speaking to the staff at the Casino and they will keep the buffet open.

      We arrived at 10:20am, 10 minutes before the buffet finished. We were then being rushed to go in and grab some food quickly. Some of us needed to go the the bathroom as we didn't have the opportunity to go prior to leaving Beaudesert. We quickly grabbed some food - there were hardly any left. When we went back to get some more food at 10:30am, they had already taken all the food away as the buffet had finished at 10:30am. If we didn't have to wait until they had packed up the balloon and drove us back straight after the flight - maybe we would have enjoyed our breakfast. But instead, we had 10 minutes to have our breakfast with hardly anything left.

      I contacted their office to raise my concerns and disappointment, it took them over a week to respond and didn’t address my concerns which were:

      * No mentioned of flying over Beaudesert - why didn’t they inform us when my partner and I asked?
      * We arrived back 10 minutes before breakfast had finished - totally unacceptable

      Based on our experience, it was very disappointing and I would not recommend this company at all!
      Written 14 September 2022
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