Ballooning & O'Reilly's Vineyard Champagne Breakfast

Take to the skies with Hot Air Balloon Gold Coast. Complimentary air conditioned coach transfers will take you from your Gold Coast accommodation to the beautiful wide open spaces of the Gold Coast Hinterland.

Watch the spectacle of the hot air balloon being inflated before climbing in to witness a birds eye view of this stunning part of South East Queensland. Return to earth over O'Reillys Homestead Vineyards and celebrate with a scrumptious champagne breakfast on the verandahs of the O'Reillys Queenslander Homestead.

Balloon with Hot Air is a great addition to any visit to the Gold Coast.


3.50am-4.30am (Varies seasonally): Air conditioned comfortable coach transfers from accommodations throughout selected Gold Coast beaches or join at one of the convenient Meeting Points. Balloon with Hot Air's pilots are Australia's most experienced with the record for most reliable balloon ride take-offs in the southern hemisphere.

5.45am-6.15am: Hop onboard to experience the fun & unique sensation of a hot air balloon ride, floating gently above the spectacular Gold Coast Hinterland, in Queensland, Australia. So much to see... often it's the sensation of floating silently over this picturesque landscape at sunrise that really makes this such a special time. Breathe in the wide-open spaces and be amazed at the colourful spectacle of the other balloons in the morning sky while enjoying a 30 or 60 minute Hot Air Balloon ride.

7.00am-7.30am: A great team of pilots, expert & knowledgeable guys guiding your balloon & have some amazing facts to share about hot air ballooning. A balloon hop and then time to chase the balloons.

8.00am-9.15am: Come down to earth and where you head on a short drive to O'Reilly's Grand Homestead & Boutique Vineyard. Relax in the historic surroundings with a glass of champagne to toast your morning. A full freshly cooked breakfast, pastries, fresh juices, eggs & bacon, cereals & fruit is all yours as you relax in the serenity of the vineyard, on the verandah of this picturesque grand Queenslander.

9.45am-10.30am: Return air conditioned coach transfers back to your meeting point or accommodation. Drop offs to Theme Parks, Shopping Centres, link with other Gold Coast Hinterland tours can be arranged providing notice is given at time of booking.

Note: Times are approximate and subject to change


  • Spectacular 30 minute Hot Air balloon ride
  • Champagne Breakfast and Vineyard Virtual Tour


  • Air conditioned return coach transfers to Balloon Launch
  • Hot air balloon ride
  • Full Hot Breakfast & Champagne
  • Access to O'Reillys Grand Homestead & Vineyard
  • Hot Air Balloon Ride Commemorative Certificate


Operates: Daily subject to weather conditions
Departs: 30 minutes prior to dawn (time confirmed at booking)
Duration: Allow approximately 4-5 hours to enjoy the complete experience

Additional Info

Children: 4-14 years are charged at adult rates. Infants 0-3 years not permitted on balloon flight
What to Bring: Dress in layers as it may be cold in the morning but warm under the balloon. Bring a hat and sunglasses. High heels, thongs or open sandals are unsuitable
Important: A mobile contact phone number is required at the time of booking as well as nationality or country of origin. Those are are pregnant are unable to participate
Operated by: Hot Air Balloon Gold Coast

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Gold Coast Hinterland