Important: Registration through Ticketek is required to watch the balloons inflate and take off from Patrick White Lawns during this year’s Canberra Balloon Spectacular.
Wake up to the view of hot air balloons floating across the city during the Canberra Balloon Spectacular.
Register now to immerse yourself in a morning of colour, sound and movement. Watch as the pilots inflate and launch their balloons at Patrick White Lawns, while enjoying hot drinks and breakfast. Or for a morning to remember, experience the thrill of hot air ballooning with a balloon ride.
This event is weather dependent. Daily announcements regarding whether balloons will launch and fly are made by 6:00am and published on enlightencanberra.com and via the Enlighten Festival and Events ACT social channels.
This event is free for spectators, however registration is required. Balloon flights are ticketed separately.
More about Enlighten Festival
Canberra will shine bright with culture and creativity as the Enlighten Festival brings together the best autumn events. Held over 17 days from 26 February to 14 March, the city will come alive with a range of free and ticketed events.
To see the full program of Enlighten Festival and to register for all events, visit enlightencanberra.com for more information.
Sat Mar 6
6:15 am – 9:15 am
Patrick White Lawns