The perfect experience that brings you closer together

Hot air balloon rides, 45 minutes from Sydney in the beautiful Hawkesbury Valley


32 Years Experience

43,000 People Flown

Impeccable Safety Record

I have always wondered what would it be like go up in hot air balloon... up up and away! Finally had the chance to do it.... Experience of a lifetime!
— Richard Ong
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A Gift that is sure to impress

Finding the right gift can be overwhelming, after all, how do you know they are going to like it?

We know that you want something that will make them feel special, and experience that they will remember forever.

There are only a handful of experiences that can truly be described as the ‘experience of a lifetime’….. hot air ballooning is a gift that they are sure to love.


Closest to Sydney CBD, flying 7 days per week

We fly in the breathtaking Hawkesbury valley, only 45 minutes from Sydney.

You float above a picturesque landscape of farms, historical townships, rivers & waterways and the stunning Blue Mountains ... You'll be the envy of Instagram.

After your balloon flight you will enjoy breakfast in Windsor, one of Australia's oldest towns. 

We also fly 7 days per week (weather conditions permitting), so you'll always find a flight to suit your schedule.


Ready to Fly?


1. Book your Flight

Choose your preferred date and package. Give us a few details, you'll be flying in no time.


2. Receive your ticket

We'll send your tickets via email. You can also download a beautiful Gift Certificate to write your own message.

3. Up, up and away

 Enjoy your flight experience as you soar among the clouds. See the world from a different view and tick this off your bucket list!


Why Cloud 9? Our Promise to you

Your pilot, John Allen, has been flying for 32 Years and has an impeccable safety record. 

We want you to have a memorable experience, and promise only to fly when weather conditions ensure a fun, safe and truly awesome time. Because safety and your enjoyment is our first priority.

At cloud 9 you'll fly with a pilot who knows the area and local conditions. So you'll have complete peace of mind and fully enjoy your experience of a lifetime. 

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Looking for the perfect way to Propose?

Did you know that you can hire an exclusive, private balloon for an ultimate romantic adventure?… It will be the most talked about proposal in your circle of family and friends…. and perfect for Instagram!

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