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Byron Bay Ballooning

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1 Old Brunswick Road, Tyagarah, New South Wales 2481, Australia
+61 1300 889 660
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 6 March 2014

I grew up in the Byron area but seeing it by air is an incredible and completely different experience. Thomas was fantastic and made sure that everyone was comfortable and enjoying themselves. AND breakfast afterwards was generous and provided a large selection. I couldn't recommend...More

3  Thank Ben S
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 3 November 2011

So we read the reviews here, and decided this was going to be one of our highlights also... and I'm sure it would have been if the company had bothered to call us back or emailed us after we made an application on the website.......More

4  Thank Geoffrey B
Thomas1011, Owner at Byron Bay Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2013

Dear guest, as chief pilot and owner of Byron Bay Ballooning I am sorry you did not enjoy your flight with us. You are right, our flight path and therefore chosen launch site depends completely on the wind as we do not have a steering...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2017

We had an awesome time, views were amazing. The staff were all very friendly and helpful. At all times we felt completely safe.The breakfast was great. Best of all I proposed to my partner and she accepted. I highly recommend this company to all. Cheers...More

Thank Mick P
Thomas1011, Manager at Byron Bay Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2017

Woohoo, congratulations again to you both. Thanks for the lovely review, we do weddings in the balloon you know... ;-)

Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

An amazing experience all thanks to the friendly professional balloon team. The silence and picturesque scenery made floating with the gentle breeze a truly magical time. Thankyou Byron Bay Ballooning for your kindness and for offering such a unique service to the region. Sunnie &...More

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Thomas1011, Manager at Byron Bay Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

Thanks Simon, it was a pleasure sharing the experience with you guys.

Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

We had a great time. Weather was perfect and took off from inland and headed Back towards the coast. All staff at Byron Bay Balloning were great and I would recommend this to others

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Thomas1011, Manager at Byron Bay Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2017


Reviewed 1 August 2017

Living in Byron Bay it was incredible to see it from another perspective. The views are breathtaking, the crew welcoming + the perfect hosts and the champagne breakfast a luxurious end to the experience.

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Thomas1011, Manager at Byron Bay Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2017

Thank you for your feedback, very happy you enjoyed your morning with us Thomas

Reviewed 29 July 2017

Living near to Byron this is something I always wanted to do but always seemed to give it to somebody else as a special treat.....Yes my turn this morning and what a treat, the team were so professional but were a lot of fun....It is...More

Thomas1011, Manager at Byron Bay Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Thank you so much for your feedback - very happy you enjoyed your morning with us! The team from byron Bay Ballooning

Reviewed 10 July 2017

A huge thank you to Lui, Thomas and the team for such an amazing experience! We took my mum ballooning while she was visiting and although she was a little nervous, once we were up in the sky any fears she'd had, had totally disappeared....More

Thank Trudy M
Reviewed 27 June 2017

We had the best time this morning with the team at Byron Bay Ballooning they were very professional and made us feel safe the whole time. We caught the sunrise on take off over the cape of the Bay which was stunning. Also the hinterland...More

Thank Sean R
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Overall this was an amazing experience with great operators. It was a little disappointing that due to the fact we had to wait for someone who was running over an hour late, we missed the sunrise, and it was billed as a 'sunrise flight'. On...More

Thank Christie R
Thomas1011, Manager at Byron Bay Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Hi Christie, Thanks for your review, and I'm glad you had such an amazing experience. According to the chief pilot on the day, the delay with one of the passengers did not delay the launch, the balloons were half inflated when the passenger arrived. We...More

Reviewed 4 June 2017

My partner surprised me with the hot air ballooning VIP experience. Everything from pick up, to the hot air balloon ride, to breakfast and then drop off was sensational. An experience we will never forget. Thankyou to the hot air balloon team that made the...More

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Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Great communication from start to finish, amazing product, good value and excellent customer service! My Dad had an amazing time and said that you guys are 100% with everything you did and just amazing with your customer service! And thanks so much again for dropping...More

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Thomas1011, Manager at Byron Bay Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Thanks Vanessa, It was a pleasure to share the morning with your father. We look forward to seeing you up in the balloon soon :-) Lui

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28 February 2017|
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Response from Thomas1011 | Property representative |
Hi Gus, I would suggest a corner position, however you can swap places within your compartment if you like. All of the other answers are very helpful, it appears passengers were paying attention... :-) We will have 4 big... More