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7PM 2nd Thursday of each Month   Balloon Association of Victoria Club Meetings (Melbourne, VIC)  

Grandview Hotel, 429 Heidelberg Rd (corner of Station Street), Farfield, VIC
1 June to 30 September   Great Australian Long Jump competition (Australia wide)  

ABF announcement of the competition


ABF Long Jump page (members only)

2 - 6 August   Coupe d'Europe (

Mainfonds Aubeville Sud Charente, France)


To be advised.



3 - 13 August   World Air Games (Wroclaw, Poland)  

FAI CIA Announcement Page


World Air Games on Wikipedia

11 - 13 August  

Cave Hill Creek Flying Weekend


Tim Chandler (0405 224 319)


News Article with Flyer

11 - 15 August  

36th Austrian Open Nationals (Gross-Siegharts, Austria)


Pre-Worlds for the next year's World Championships


Facebook Page

12 - 13 August   Cave Hill Creek  

For reservations phone: Ange & Tim Chandler on 03 5349 7381 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.



22 - 27 August   European Hot Air Balloon Championship (Brissac-Quince Anjou, France)  

To be advised.

1 - 10 September   Australian National Hot Air Balloon Championship, Northam WA  


4 - 9 September   Women's European Hot Air Balloon Championships  

To be advised.

7 - 16 September   Coupe Aeronautique Gordon Bennett (Epagny, Gruyeres, Switzerland)  

To be advised.

13 - 16 September   Central European Cup (Szeged, Hungary)  

To be advised.

29 September to 2 October   Hunter Valley Fiesta (Cessnock, NSW)  

Balloon Aloft

7 - 15 October   Alberquerque International Balloon Fiesta (Alberquerque, NM, USA)

21 November   Montgolfier Day (International)  

Celebration of the first hot air balloon flight in 1783.


History of Ballooning



26 January

   Australia Day Balloon Ascension at Parramatta Park (Parramatta, NSW)    To be advised.

7 - 11 August

  Women's World Hot Air Balloon Championship (Naleczow, Poland)   To be advised    

18 - 25 August

  World Hot Air Balloon Championship (Gross-Seigharts, Austria)   To be advised.