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Wine Country Ballooning

332 Lovedale Rd, Lovedale, Cessnock, New South Wales 2325, Australia
+61 1300 807 024
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Great experience

We went on a hot air balloon ride with Darren this morning and it was an amazing experience. He is... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2017
Elise E
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Breath taking!

Awesome flight and views. Only small group of people. Highly recommend! Felt safe at all times and... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2017
sarah_wadick
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Sydney, Australia
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Wine Country Ballooning is the Hunter Valley's only Boutique balloon rides company. If you deserve the best possible service at the best price, look no further. With never more than 10 people onboard, flying with the valley's most experienced local pilot and owner of the company ensures a level of service unsurpassed. Balloon rides over the Hunter Valley with Wine Country Ballooning.
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“mercure hotel” (4 reviews)
“hunter valley” (32 reviews)
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332 Lovedale Rd, Lovedale, Cessnock, New South Wales 2325, Australia
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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

We went on a hot air balloon ride with Darren this morning and it was an amazing experience. He is a fantastic host and experienced pilot. He shares his knowledge of ballooning and the local area while you're up in the air. We were up...More

Thank Elise E
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Awesome flight and views. Only small group of people. Highly recommend! Felt safe at all times and worth the early morning wake up

Thank sarah_wadick
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

We celebrated our 40th Wedding Anniversary with a balloon flight and what a magic experience. Darren is the perfect host - lots of expertise and personality. There were only 6 of us but he catered with a 10 person basket so lots of room to...More

Thank Lynette L
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

We would absolutely recommend this tour to anyone visiting the Hunter Valley. Daren was a great host and the trip was an absolute dream, rising out of the mist and floating above the trees, this was a great way to see the countryside.

Thank Mikengab
Reviewed 11 May 2017

I would 100% recommend this company! This was a surprise for my birthday and it was truly amazing, Such a great experience from start to finish.

Thank Hannah M
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

I fly in airplanes for a living and this was my first time in a hot air balloon. It was an amazing experience from start to finish. The pick up process from the hotel was quick and easy. The accent into the air was smooth...More

Thank Ken M
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Would definitely recommend doing ballooning over the hunter valley! The views were beautiful - watching the sunrise and other balloons floating in the distance. Daren was a great pilot and surprisingly the ride was smooth and pleasant. Ballooning ultimately depends on the weather, so if...More

Thank Amy L
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We went Ballooning on the 4-2 with good friends. Daren with one r an his off slider Poncho made this experience a great one. They are quite a team, their sense of humour an stories added to the experience. Would highly recommend them.

Thank 440jeffo
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Yesterday my husband and I were lucky enough to experience a hot air balloon ride with Daren at Wine Country Ballooning. The views were absolutely breathtaking and Daren and his assistant James were both very friendly and knowledgeable. It was a real hands on and...More

Thank L0zzy11
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We took a balloon ride today and it was amazing! Daren is very experienced and it shows. The morning was a great experience, and i loved that Daren explained different things along the way....even his "dad" jokes were mildly funny at 5am with no coffee!...More

Thank Danni H
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