45-60 mins
Flight Time
at Cade Kitchen
From $319
Per Person

Exclusive Mudgee Hot Air Balloon Rides

Mudgee was made for ballooning! With its rolling hills, surrounding mountains and beautiful valley, conditions are perfectly suited for hot air ballooning. The spectacular Mudgee region is located 3.5 hours north-west of Sydney and 4 hours west of Newcastle and is an ideal weekend getaway location, boasting an abundance of vineyards and cellars doors, accommodation and attractions.

Our Mudgee hot air ballooning adventures begin at sunrise and are generally scheduled from Thursday through to Monday each week. Meeting centrally at Cade Kitchen in Mudgee, our balloon flights are approximately one hour in flight duration and are followed by a delicious Breakfast following the flight.

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Flights and prices

Whether you are looking for best value rebookable tickets or the flexibility of fully refundable tickets for your Mudgee balloon flight, Balloon Aloft has a ticketing option to suit you, and because our tickets are transferable between all our  balloon flight locations, you have more options when you fly with Balloon Aloft.

Where we fly

The beautiful Mudgee region is location 3.5 hours north-west of Sydney and 4 hours west of Newcastle. Mudgee Hot Air Ballooning Flights take in spectacular views of the regions vineyards, farmland, hills and valleys as well as the township of Mudgee. Balloon Aloft Mudgee flights meet at Cade Kitchen, 97 Market Street,  Mudgee.

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Gift Voucher?

A Balloon Aloft Gift Voucher can be redeemed in any of our NSW locations and includes a sunrise hot air ballooning adventure followed by a delicious breakfast. It can also be redeemed for our very special Burketown (Moungibi) flight experience in the Gulf of Carpentaria– it’s the perfect gift.


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Following your Mudgee balloon flight, sit down with your fellow adventurers and enjoy a delicious breakfast at Cade Kitchen. Cade Kitchen is located in Central Mudgee and offers the best Bellini Breakfast around.

Corporate Flights

Around 3.5 hours from Sydney, our Mudgee hot air ballooning flight location is ideal for conferences or corporate group adventures. Balloon Aloft has been offering corporate ballooning packages to entertain clients and reward staff for over 40 years. Whether you have a large group or small, we can offer a sunrise ballooning option to suit.

Promotional Flights, Filming, Tethers & Hire

With over 35 years’ experience with film, TV, music videos, commercials and photographic shoots, we can assist and advise on hot air balloon hire for both free-flight and tethered work, as well as offer assistance and consultation on project planning and feasibility. We offer hot air balloon hire for promotional work and filming from our beautiful Mudgee location, approximately 3.5 hours drive from Sydney. The Mudgee wine region provides a stunning backdrop for in-flight as well as ground-to-air filming.

Photo gallery

With incredible views everywhere you look, you’ll want to get a few snaps of your own on your Mudgee ballooning adventure.

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Hot Air Ballooning is a weather dependent activity. The Flight Voucher option you have chosen can be rescheduled to another date in the event of a weather cancellation but is NON-REFUNDABLE in the event of weather or pilot determined cancellation, passenger cancellation or change of mind but does not exclude the purchaser from their automatic guarantees under the Competition and Consumer Act, as set out in our terms and conditions. With this ticket type you cannot cancel or reschedule your flight within 72 hours of your flight time.

If you require a refundable ticket option, please take a look at our Flexi Ticket.

Hot Air Ballooning is a weather dependent activity. The Flexi Ticket option you have chosen can be rescheduled to another date in the event of a weather cancellation. This ticket option is 100% REFUNDABLE in the event of a weather or pilot determined cancellation. An admin fee may apply to any cancellations before your flight date but this ticket cannot be cancelled/rescheduled within 72 hours of your flight time.

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