Experience the Total Solar Eclipse with Hot Air Balloon Cairns on Wednesday 14th November 2012. The total eclipse of the sun will occur in a narrow band across the Cairns region and our flying area for Hot Air Ballooning at Mareeba is perfectly placed, and 06.38 being the time of totality will be perfect for flying balloons.
We still have just a few seats left to join the special day with HotAir, offering return transfers from your Cairns hotel and a special champagne breakfast afterwards, commemorative certificates and souvenier photos are all included as part of our package. Last Seats here...
In another first, we are going to be running a LIVE BROADCAST from one of the balloons on our home page from 6am - using the latest in webcast streaming technology we will allow you to be there virtually and you'll see the amazing spectacle that our customers will be experiencing on the Atherton Tablelands at Mareeba.
We have a team of 4 dedicated staff photographers geared up and working closely with our expert pilot team to produce some amazing images for you, not only the livestream video but video on our Facebook page and Vimeo Video channel afterwards will let you see the amazing Solar Eclipse from a Hot Air Balloon. We will post them to our Eclipse blog and Facebook as we go.
Wishing all the visitors in Cairns and Great Barrier Reef region for the Eclipse a truly amazing visit