Start your day with a trip to the skies – WIN a double pass for a tethered hot air balloon ride on Australia Day for you and a friend


Terms and conditions

  • The prize pack consists of 2 x double passes for a tethered hot air balloon ride to use at Australia Day Parramatta, on Friday 26 January 2018.
  • You must be able to take your ride at 8am (arrive by 7:45am).
  • To enter please enter your name, email and suburb above.
  • The winners will be drawn at random and no correspondence will be entered into.
  • By entering you are agreeing to subscribe to Discover Parramatta monthly e-newsletter. You can unsubscribe from this e-newsletter at any time.
  • Giveaway closes at 5pm, Thursday 18 January 2018.
  • Winners will be notified by email, and tickets sent via registered post.

Ride conditions

  • Children under 6 years are unable to fly for safety reasons.
  • Children over 6 years must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Prior to entering, individuals must ensure they have no medical condition that will effect their participation. A tethered balloon ride requires the passenger to embark and disembark the balloon basket without assistance therefore any person with limb, spinal injuries or a disability that inhibits their ability to climb or the elderly or frail, are therefore advised not to participate.
  • Should you have any questions with regard to a pre-existing medical condition please ask your pilot as in most cases these will not prevent you from participating.
  • Balloons are tethered (tied to the ground). They will fly to a height just above the tree level and descend.
  • Flights are approx 3-5mins in duration and are restricted to 2 people at a time
  • All personal effects such as cameras and videos are carried entirely at the risk of the passenger.

Lost/Misplaced Tickets

  • Misplaced or lost tickets cannot be replaced i.e. no ticket, no ride.


  • All flights are subject to weather conditions and are made entirely at the discretion of the flight director and the event organiser. In the event of unsuitable weather, the hot air balloons will be cancelled for safety reasons.