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See the breathtaking scenery of the Victorian High Country and the King Valley from the sky.

In partnership with Goldrush Ballooning we have created the perfect gourmet hot air balloon experience.


Take in beautiful King Valley and surrounds from aloft at dawn, with endless views of vineyards and the stunning patchwork of fields, spectacular Mt Buffalo and beyond.


Start your experience at the Brown Brothers historic barn, where you will gain greater knowledge about the experience from the skilled and friendly crew. Then it’s time to take off and take in the spectacular views as you’re guided through the one-hour flight above Victoria’s picturesque King Valley at sunrise. On arrival back at our winery, sit back, relax and enjoy a Prosecco breakfast at Patricia’s Table restaurant.

King Valley Balloon Flight bookings include:

  • One hour sunrise balloon flight in the beautiful King Valley in North East Victoria.
  • Informative details throughout your experience with our expert crew.
  • The opportunity to be involved in the inflation and deflation process should you wish.


Add on a Prosecco Breakfast at Patricia’s Table
The best way to finish off the morning is with a sparkling breakfast. For only $30 you can enjoy a selection of local cheeses, fresh artisan breads, pastries and seasonal fruits served with fresh coffee and a glass of Brown Brothers Prosecco in Patricia’s Table. Non-flying guests can join you for breakfast after the flight for $35.

King Valley Stand By Flight – 15% off

$325 per person

This amazing discount is available for purchase on a ‘stand by list’ offer. If there are spare places on a scheduled flight, you will be contacted with 24-72 hours notice and given the opportunity to ‘redeem’ your flight.

You will not be able to select your preferred date in advance, however you can decline the date offered if it is unsuitable, and you will simply stay on the ‘last minute list’ for future spare places.

When booking use the promo code “IMALOCAL”. Breakfast for this offer is payable at full price.

For all other details including what to expect, flight information and much more visit the Gold Rush Ballooning website.

Terms & Conditions

All flights will be in conjunction with Goldrush Ballooning Terms and Conditions, including but not limited to:


  • Minimum 6 passengers. Maximum 10 passengers.
  • Full name and weight in kilograms for each passenger is required at time of booking.
  • All flights are subject to weather conditions.
  • Flights are currently scheduled for Sunday and Monday mornings during the winter months and private bookings for special occasions are available.
Kirkhope Aviation

Arrive at the Brown Brothers Milawa Vineyard in style with Kirkhope Aviation.

Flying from Melbourne to Wangaratta or Milawa for a day trip you’ll never forget.

As part of your booking, you’ll have the chance to go on a tour behind the scenes in the Brown Brothers winery, including the Family Cellar where you will learn about the process involved in making our wines and discovery the rich history of the Brown family, followed by a private guided wine tasting.

(All tour guests are required to wear closed toe shoes as it is a working and functioning winery).

Then you’ll enjoy lunch at our award winning Patricia’s Table restaurant for a delicious two course lunch including a complimentary glass of matched wine with each course.

Then laze the remainder of the day away in our Cellar Door, enjoy our beautiful gardens or perhaps even borrow our free Pedal to Produce bikes and visit other gourmet producers located nearby.

Transfer back to your plane in the afternoon for your luxury flight home to Melbourne.