Windward Balloon Adventures - Northam

Location: Lot 105, Withers Street, Northam WA 6401, Australia

"Would You Like to Fly in My Beautiful Balloon?"

RISE ABOVE THE BEAUTIFUL AVON VALLEY - There's nothing ordinary about it!

Enjoy the enchanting experience of a sunrise hot air balloon flight over the picturesque Avon Valley, near Perth, WA with the award winning team at Windward Balloon Adventures.

Celebrating over 29 years of flying, Windward Balloon Adventures is Western Australia's Premier hot air ballooning company, holding a prestigious position as the oldest and most experienced operator. Our reputation for professionalism, safety and excellence is at the heart of our operations as we continuously strive to exceed our passengers expectations, delivering a quality adventure experience and leaving them with memories that will last a life time.
Operating between April and November, Windward invites you to experience the romance and adventure of the worlds oldest and most pure form of flight. Departing from Northam, a short drive from Perth, flights lift off just before sunrise, allowing you to witness from the air the first signs of dawn shedding light over the patchwork of colours within the Avon Valley. Drifting gently over the valley for up to an hour allows you plenty of time to take in the panoramic views of this rural landscape with its rolling hills, lush green fields and meandering streams. After the flight celebrate in style with a sumptuous breakfast and champagne in the French tradition.

Hours: 2015 is up and running until late November!



Windward Balloon Adventures is Western Australias oldest and most experienced Commercial Balloon Operator, offering Champagne Balloon Flights over the picturesque Avon Valley at Northam from April to late November


Our 2011 season commenced on Saturday April 2nd and will finish on Sunday November 20th.


Winner 2009 WA Tourism Awards - Adventure Tourism
Winner 2008 WA Tourism Awards - Adventure Tourism
Winner Tourism Elite Awards for Customer Service 2007
Dual Gold Medal Finalist 2007 WA Tourism Awards in Adventure Tourism as well as Tour & Transport Operator
Dual Silver Finalist - 2006 WA Tourism Awards in Adventure Tourism, and Significant Tour & Transport Operator
"One of the 10 Wonders of WA" - Channel 7, Today Tonight, Oct 2007
Nationally Tourism Accredited

Cancellation Policy

1. If you do not arrive at the venue for the flight no refund will be made.
2. No cancellations or changes to flight bookings will be accepted within 7 days prior to flight and no refund given. In all other instances if you require a refund there will be an administration fee of $25 per person.
3. Safety is paramount in our operations and the conduct and duration of your flight is totally at the pilot's discretion.
4. Personal belongings taken on board are not the responsibility of Windward Balloon Adventures.
If your Pilot cancels due to inclement weather please contact our office to rebook. If you require a refund there will be an administration fee of $25 per person.

Map & Directions

We are located at the Northam Airfield.
Drive North along Fitzgerald Street towards Goomalling. Continue along Goomalling road up Doctors Hill. Turn right at the top of Doctors Hill into Withers Street. (Look for the big blue Airfield & Ballooning sign). Continue down Withers Street to the Northam Airfield.