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Dawn Drifters

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19 Oct 2018
“Birthday Surprise”
21 Mar 2018
“Spectacular Flight for Balloon Spectacular”
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Kallaroo Road | Pialligo ACT, Canberra 2609, Australia
+61 2 6248 8200
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Reviewed 20 October 2018

My aunty, uncle, mother and I recently met in Canberra for a weekend together to celebrate a significant birthday for my mum ending in a ‘0’. As part of this amazing weekend we undertook a balloon flight with Dawn Drifters. The whole encounter was incredible....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank quinni_224
Reviewed 21 March 2018

Wow! What an amazing experience! Just loved our flight with Dawn Drifters during the Balloon Festival with around 30 to 40 other balloons. An early start is necessary, and you need to wear covered shoes and pants. Take a jacket for the chill, although it's...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank DreaminAgain
Reviewed 8 February 2018

We flew with Dawn Drifters on Saturday 20/01/18 and it was an absolute delight from start to finish! The team and pilot were extremely welcoming, fun and knowledgeable! We are from Canberra and would recommend this to anyone from the ACT or interstate. One of...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 9 July 2017

The first attempt was cancelled due to fog, but we secured a spot for the next morning which was fine and -4C with little wind. Helped set up balloon and the ride took us about 6km in an hour. We got to about 2000ft above...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 5 December 2016

If you have time to spare and willing to spend a bit of money this is a great thing to do in Canberra. The balloon ride provides a magnificent views of Canberra in the early hours. Just keep in mind that simply because you book...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank gdesilva
John W, Guest Relations Manager at Dawn Drifters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2017

Thank you very much for your review. I would like to take the opportunity to reassure you and all other clients that any bookings made directly with our office or through our website are fully refundable in the event of bad weather causing the flight...More

Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

So relaxing drifting across the city it all seems so peaceful and care free. Great romantic trip with a champagne bfast at the end or to take visitors to Canberra on. As I am a local.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Deborah F
Reviewed 4 July 2016

it starts by meeting at a hotel then you are taken by a shuttle bus to a take of location chosen by the pilot. He will then offload the basket of the trailer and begin inflating the balloon. They will ask for help and its...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank EVA199528
Reviewed 23 May 2016

From the ease of booking to the actual day, everything went wonderfully. The staff were professional, pleasant and made sure everything went to plan. The experience was enjoyed by a friend for a birthday and she loved it. Thank you

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank boats01
Reviewed 3 April 2016

We treated ourselves to this trip for my birthday and loved it. Watching the sunrise over Canberra is pretty spectacular. We floated right over the top of Parliament House, Lake Burley Griffen and some well known sites, and it was great to see these from...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Albanylee
Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

What an amazing experience! Everyone should try. Dawn drifter/ Balloon aloft staff are nice. Hotel pickup is available. Worth the money.

Date of experience: March 2016
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