42 Blogs
  • Picture perfect morning for hot air ballooning

    Despite a foggy drive to the base where the hot air balloons are stored, the fog quickly cleared by the time a launch site was selected this morning. Launching from the south east…

  • Hot air ballooning as the fog gently lifts

    This morning saw a shallow blanket of fog over the Mareeba valley as our team selected a launch site to make use of the gentle southerly flow. Once in the air, we were treated to…

  • The Atherton Tablelands as the sun rises

    There's something magical about the Atherton Tablelands from the air at dawn. As the sun rises and the momentum of cool air from the night continues, Bob's up early with his…

  • Tourism Queensland Million Dollar Memo

    From , rainforest to Reef, Michelle Mannion discovers incentive options galore in North-East Queensland. Story by Michelle Mannion in the UK The Business Traveller (Where to…

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  • In the Bag

    One of the most common questions asked by prospective passengers of our hot air balloon flights is “Can I take my bag?”.... The simple answer is no, the more complicated one is…

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  • The Language of Hot Air Ballooning

    Have you heard two balloon pilots talking and wondered what language they were speaking? Maybe you are going on an upcoming balloon flight and want to understand a few of the…

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  • Chinese New Year 2014 in Cairns and the Great Barr…

        Chinese New Year in Cairns, January 28 to February 15, 2014 is estimated to be the biggest celebration ever for Cairns locals as well as an expected 20,000 visitors from…

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  • Cairns hosts Australian Tourism Exchange ATE14

    It's gearing up to be a HUGE week in Cairns, Queensland Australia. Cairns is playing host to more than 1200 delegates international destinations such as the United Kingdom, South…

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  • Kuranda Scenic Rail- the perfect way to see the At…

    When making a wish list of things to do on a Cairns holiday, near the top of the list is always a ride on Queensland Rail’s Kuranda Scenic Railway, something visitors to Cairns…

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  • NRMA Open Road come to explore Cairns Explore Thin…

    NRMA Open Road came to explore Cairns texas Download this PDF for a professionals take on various activities and things to do while touring on the open road though Cairns and…

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