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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...more
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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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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 16 February 2015

This was my first hot air ballooning experience... I want to go back next week!! The staff are so professional and make the trip so much fun, we were involved in the entire experience from start to finish! Can't wait to come back!

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1300HOTAIR_1, Owner at Beyond Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded 17 February 2015

The Beyond Ballooning Team is delighted when we exceed our passenger’s expectations. Thank you for taking the time to leave such a glowing review and we look forward to flying you in the future. Kind Regards Julia Beyond Ballooning

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 21 July 2016

It was beautiful weather, the Crew were nice, awesome looking balloon. However, having been ballooning before - we travelled no where on this occasion! It was extremely disappointing and I would not recommend. Basically we just went round in circles - seeing the same thing...More

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1300HOTAIR_1, Owner at Beyond Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2016

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of your experience. One of the wonderful things about ballooning is that we are at the mercy of the weather, and this is one thing we have absolutely no control over. Every flight is unique...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Great morning out in the Hunter Valley....wasn't sure what to expect but Steve was very entertaining and had a lot of knowledge about the area

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Reviewed 3 days ago

what an absolutely marvellous experience the guys form beyond ballooning have it down pat. The champagne breakfast at the Crown Plaza was delicious with a great selection on offer.

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Me and my boyfriend attended beyond ballooning. This was the most amazing expierence I have ever been on. Everyone that worked there was such amazing people!

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Fantastic experience, I’m afraid of heights but absolutely loved it. The beyond ballooning staff are fantastic

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Yes 0430 is a n early start but more than worth it. The staff is really professional and make all efforts to give you the best of your ballooning trip. It is worth every dollar!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The greatest experience of our NSW trip so far was provided by our fearless leader Nathan and his extremely friendly and experienced team. Not only was his passion for his job and that of his own back yard obvious, his knowledge of the area and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nathan was an excellent pilot providing full information about trip and safety at briefing prior to and during trip. After watching ballon inflation in chosen paddock we boarded basket and rose gently into the air. We remained at a fairly low attitude as we travelled...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great fun and well run. We came up for a 50th birthday weekend and had a great time. Staff were very friendly, helpful, and most importantly - skilful.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

From the start to the end this was an amazing experience and I would definitely do it again! The staff is very professional and friendly and explained everything thoroughly.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved it was great flight.Very well organised and the breaky was to die for will do againThe Champaign was hmmmm.

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Naguib I
30 June 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
30 June 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
7 June 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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