Sol Aria taking off from Schloss Schielleiten, Austria in the Primagaz Week before the 2008 World Championships.

BALLOONING WEB SITES
AUSTRALIA
AUSTRALIAN BALLOONING FEDERATION
GRAHAM WILSON'S - HISTORY OF EARLY HOT AIR BALLOONING IN AUSTRALIA
CANOWINDRA BALLOONING
PICTURE THIS BALLOONING

CLUBS

BALLOON ASSOCIATION OF VICTORIA

QUEENSLAND BALLOON AND AIRSHIP CLUB

SOUTH AUSTRALIAN BALLOON AND AIRSHIP CLUB

WEST AUSTRALIAN BALLOON AND AIRSHIP CLUB

Kevin Hill's Bendigo Balloon Club Website

MANUFACTURERS AND BALLOON SALES

KAVANAGH BALLOONS
Australia's only balloon manufacturer and inventor of the SMART VENT rapid deflation system, now installed in balloons around the world. Kavanagh Balloons manufactured both Solaris and Sol Aria.  

WORLD

BALLOONING ORGANISATIONS

France

United Kingdom

USA

SOLAR BALLOONS

Solar Balloons.com 
FRench Solar Balloon Website
Steve Griffin's Homebuilt Solar Balloon Page
Wikipedia  
Solar balloon Video
Solar balloon video - Solar Balloon Power Plant Proposal
Solar balloon video 

INTERNATIONAL HOT AIR BALLOON MANUFACTURERS

CAMERON BALLOONS UK The World's largest manufacturer of hot air balloon.
CAMERON BALLOONS US
AEROSTAR BALLOON
AMSAT & High Altitude Balloons
HEAD BALLOONS
LINKS
http://www.my-balloon.com/gallery.htm - US Balloon Rides
http://www.ganimede.demon.co.uk/ballooning.htm
http://www.geocities.com/~dstartz/Ballooning.htm style='text-decoration: none;text-underline:none' - Links to BFA and other major websites
http://www.sydcom.net/users/micki/fs.htm - Balloon Sales from Miki's Balloon Repair - Texas
http://www.ballooning.org/ - Ballooning Online - Links
http://www.launch.net/links_f.html - Ballooning.com
http://www.anderson-partners.se/BalloonBook/BalloonBook.html - The Art of Ballooning (Book)
http://www.hotairballoon.org/nh/pilotr.htm - Granite State Balloon Association - USA
http://www.corkscrew-balloon.com/balloon/ - Alf Erikson's World of BALLOONING
http://www.weatherimages.org/armchair/ - Historic Memorial  'Round the World' Flight Website
http://swissballoons.ch/e_link.htm - Links
http://www.ballooningaz.com/html/links_page.htm - Arizona Balloon Club
http://www.aerostationery.co.uk/links.htm - Lindsay Muir's Website Links
http://www.geocities.com/Yosemite/Rapids/1111/links.htm - Links
http://www.geocities.com/CapeCanaveral/Hangar/9143/links.html - Links
Westwidcos USA Ballooning Links 
International Ballooning Links from Westwind Co's website

JUST FOR FUN

AUNTY MONKEY - International balloon social networks site
Balloon Flight Simulator This beautiful little balloon flight simulator is loads of fun.

HOME | AUSTRALIAN BALLOONING | WORLD | SOLAR BALLOONS | HISTORY | EVENTS | BOOKS| FAQs | SIMULATORS

 
This is all I have the time for right now, however I still have many beautiful pictures of balloons yet to show you.  I will try to update the EVENTS AND LINKS PAGES as time permits.

I will try to update and upgrade this site at least quarterly, so please keep in touch.

idea@tpg.com.au

Safe flying and buoyant regards

Les Springett -  Pilot - SOL ARIA