Balloon Aloft Canberra was established in 1986 and now has a 35 year history of conducting spectacular balloon flights over the Nation’s capital Canberra. Balloon Aloft established the iconic event known as Canberra Balloon Festival in 1986 and has been an active participant ever since.

Balloon Aloft Canberra was started by a Canberra family, the Wallington’s, who remain involved to this day. Balloon Aloft Canberra remains a locally owned business.

Many thousands of passengers have enjoyed the safety and comfort of a scenic flight over Canberra with Balloon Aloft. Balloon Aloft has an Aircraft Operators Certificate which is issued and supervised by the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA). CASA auditors perform regular inspections of aircraft and company safety management systems.

Balloon Aloft Canberra has been recognised with many industry awards including the Australian Tourism Award for Significant Regional Attraction.  We are also proud recipients of the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence each year since 2015.