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Beyond Ballooning

430 Wine Country Dr, Lovedale, Cessnock, New South Wales 2325, Australia
+61 1300 468 247
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Wonderful experience

Everything was just perfect. Can't flaw a single thing. Customer service great. Flight perfect... read more

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Reviewed 5 days ago
HM03042015
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Sydney, Australia
What an experience

The staff were very friendly and helpful. Full of knowledge and very happy to answer anybody's... read more

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Reviewed 6 days ago
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We offer daily hot air balloon rides over the beautiful Hunter Valley whilst providing a superior level of service in order to provide you with the experience of a lifetime.Beyond Ballooning caters for small groups to ensure that every passenger gets the most out of the experience. We offer more space per passenger than any other operator to ensure a comfortable and enjoyable flight.
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  • Very good4%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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430 Wine Country Dr, Lovedale, Cessnock, New South Wales 2325, Australia
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+61 1300 468 247
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Everything was just perfect. Can't flaw a single thing. Customer service great. Flight perfect. Breakfast perfect.

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Reviewed 6 days ago

The staff were very friendly and helpful. Full of knowledge and very happy to answer anybody's questions. It was a wonderful experience and I would definitely do it again. It just was freezing cold in the morning but that can't be helped when you decide...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

An exhilarating experience! We had to get up early to get to our assembly point in a hotel at 5am. After a thorough briefing on safety procedures we boarded a coach to take us to the launch site in a field nearby. The operator had...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a surprise weekend, so the 5.00am start was really a surprise! Fortunately a really good one. Wonderful flight, with great and experienced crew in a beautiful place. I felt we were in very good hands. Breakfast at Crowne Plaza and photos of our...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic morning had & run by very professional company. I have told all our family & friends that this is company you want to do ballooning with.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a wonderful time with this experience. Our driver was very professional and friendly. The views were lovely. Thoroughly enjoyed!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

great friendly people and great experience. I would recommend them to anyone. very professional team

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my birthday present and what a present! My wonderful wife took me on this ballooning experience and I was in awe throughout. Te ground crew were amazing and the pilot professional and confident and made the whole time a most memorable one. At...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Though I expected it to be more exciting, it was still a good experience. Wish the balloon had gone higher and the meet up time a little bit later as 5:30am is quite early. Beyond Ballooning was a great provider though and even showed us...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a good experience. 100% it is safe. beautiful view from the sky. delicious breakfast. My girlfriend and I really enjoy it.

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Naguib I
June 29, 2018|
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Response from Tania T | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Beyond Ballooning is located in the Hunter Valley away from the coast so is not subject to the coastal winds Newcastle experiences. We do experience westerly winds at times through our summer. In saying that Beyond... More
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Naguib I
June 29, 2018|
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Response from 1300HOTAIR_1 | Property representative |
In the NSW Hunter Valley we fly all year round. The period from October to April is considered the optimal time in regards to suitable weather. The views are sensational regardless of the time of year and we offer absolutely... More
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Boon S
June 6, 2018|
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Response from 1300HOTAIR_1 | Property representative |
Our company has been operating for 5 years however our pilots have 15+ years experience. Hope this answers your enquiry.
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