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Some of Australia's greatest landscapes are best seen from above, gently, without noise and with time to take it all in. North East Victoria's High Country is one such a landscape and travelling across it by balloon is magical. We complete your...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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23 Highett St | Mansfield Coffee Merchan, Mansfield, Victoria 3722, Australia
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Reviewed November 25, 2018

Paul and his team were incredibly professional and fun to be around, we had an amazing experience and enjoyed every minute of our time in the crew. The champagne breakfast is a must as well!! Highly recommend!!!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Michael P
maaikeb13r, Owner at Goldrush Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded November 29, 2018

Hi Michael, Thank you for the great review, we're glad you enjoyed your morning with us, and we certainly agree, the Prosecco breakfast is the perfect way to top off a fantastic morning.

Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend this experience. Mansfield is a great bowl of hills and valleys wonderful to see from the sky. I gave this trip to my dad as a 70th birthday present above his home town and it was a fantastic way to spend some time...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Maps278455
maaikeb13r, Owner at Goldrush Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded November 29, 2018

Hi Maps, thank you for the great review, we're delighted your dad - and you - had a great 70th birthday celebration. Paul has more than 30 years experience in ballooning, including a bronze medal at the 2004 World Championships, so you know you're in...More

Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

Today we went on an absolutely brilliant balloon ride with the Goldrush Ballooning company that departed from the township of Mansfield. Our pilot Paul and his driver were fantastic and put us at ease straight away. Paul’s knowledge and how he included us in the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kemp23
maaikeb13r, Owner at Goldrush Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded November 29, 2018

Hi Kemp, thank you for your great review both of the flight and our crew! We're glad you enjoyed the experience, and we look forward to welcoming you on board for your next flight. We have flights in both Mansfield, and the King Valley (around...More

Reviewed August 9, 2018

It is very hard to decide which was better - the experience or the crew!? While nothing can take away from the magic of riding in a hot air balloon over some of Victoria's most amazing landscape; the wonderful dedication of the owners/operators only added...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Nikki T
maaikeb13r, Owner at Goldrush Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded November 29, 2018

Hi Nikki, Thank you for the great review, and we're glad you enjoyed our crew as much as the experience itself! They work hard at making your morning an experience to remember forever.

Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

What a magical experience with Goldrush ballooning. It was my daughter and myself Very first flight & it was so smooth, we didn't realise we had lifted off the ground, what fears we had disappeared and we loved the experience with pilot Ron who was...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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maaikeb13r, Owner at Goldrush Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded November 29, 2018

Hi Nola, thank you for the great review, and we're glad you overcame any doubts as soon as you lifted off. It really is a calm and gentle way to fly, and suitable even for people with vertigo!

Reviewed April 21, 2018

Birthday Gift Balloon ride from Brown Brothers, Milawa. Perfect start to the day. Weather was spectacular, not a cloud in the sky, sunrise was awesome. Pilot Rob has great people skills and was very accommodating, he even indulged us with a few stories with our...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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maaikeb13r, Owner at Goldrush Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded November 29, 2018

Hi Sue, thank you for the great review, and for recommending a great place to stay, as well. It really is worth spending the weekend in our neck of the woods, so to speak, with all the great food and wine!

Reviewed April 15, 2018

Easy process to book, even from overseas. All necessary information was communicated clearly ahead of time which helped my planning and was no problem to connect the night before for necessary flight day info. Rob and his crew were professional on the ground and in...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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maaikeb13r, Owner at Goldrush Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded November 29, 2018

Hi Mel, thank you for your great review, and we are glad everything went smoothly even when booking from overseas.

Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

This was our first ballooning experience. There is something very relaxing about it. Rob our pilot was very knowledgeable and a very good communicator. Make sure to wear warm clothes and enclosed shoes. Hope you enjoy it as much as we did.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Drew T
maaikeb13r, Owner at Goldrush Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded November 29, 2018

Hi Drew, yes the early mornings can be a bit chilly, can't they? Glad you enjoyed the experience, and from what you said this may have been your first, but maybe not your last ballooning experience!

Reviewed January 2, 2018

My wife and I took a flight with Goldrush Ballooning in the King Valley region of northern Victoria recently. Our pilot, Paul, and his team were totally professional, very informative and clearly love what they do. The flight was amazing in perfect conditions and the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Danny G
maaikeb13r, Owner at Goldrush Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded November 29, 2018

Thank you Danny for the great review, we really appreciate it.

Reviewed October 22, 2017

We had a Saturday morning over the Mansfield area. The experience was absolutely fabulous. Rob and the ground team were very efficient and professional, and were very informative in their conversation. This was a first class experience on so many levels. The flight itself was...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank MattE217
maaikeb13r, Owner at Goldrush Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded November 29, 2018

Hi Matt, thank you for the great review, and we are glad you enjoyed being part of setting up and packing up the balloon as well.

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sulaiman-ahmad
November 7, 2016|
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Response from GoldrushBallooning | Property representative |
Hi Sulaiman, thank you for your enquiry. The flights are $340 per adult (or $300 for a child between 7-12) on a Saturday, or $320 ($280 for a child 7-12) on a Friday. We still have availability at the moment... More
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