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Family Balloon Adventure at Big4 MacDonnell Ranges Holiday Park

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  • 2 x nights in a 2 Bedroom Villa (2 Adults and 2 Children) extra adults or children will incur additional charges
  • 30 Minute balloon flight with Outback Ballooning including tour pick up for 2 Adults and 2 Children
  • Late Check out 2pm
  • Free Unlimited Wi-Fi


  • 30 Minute balloon flight with Outback Ballooning

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Take a trip of a life time that will tick both the kids and the adults box. Join a 30 minute balloon flight with Outback Ballooning in the Outback, watch their faces as you silently float over the terrain. Spot kangaroos, cattle and more.  Enjoy your stay at Big4 MacDonnell Ranges Holiday Park in a 2 bedroom Villa. Everything has been thought of including a full size fridge in the kitchen, to help refuel after a day of excitement. Best part is the kids stay FREE!




BIG4 MacDonnell Range Holiday Park

Palm Place, Alice Springs NT 0870


Discover the Red Centre - the majestic natural wonders, the ancient cultures and the breathtaking horizons. 

The most awarded Holiday Park in the Northern Territory, BIG4 MacDonnell Range Holiday Park is famous for our Pancake breakfast every Sunday. Situated in the picturesque surroundings of the MacDonnell Ranges, away from the traffic and noise, just 4.5kms south of Alice Springs on Palm Place. BIG4 MacDonnell Range Holiday Park offers the perfect setting for a short break or an extended holiday and has been creating holiday experiences for over 30 years.  

Come to our park and enjoy a quiet, relaxing holiday, and experience the spirit of the true outback. You will discover and experience all that the unique Centre of Australia has to offer. Here at BIG4 MacDonnell Range Holiday Park we offer you year-round accommodation in a friendly atmosphere we guarantee you will enjoy. Our facilities include heated swimming pools including a lap pool and toddler pool, 34 metre water slide, jumping pillows, playgrounds, pedal Go Karts for hire, free WiFi, gymnasium, adult only reading room/lounge, camp kitchens, free gas BBQ's, mountain bikes & tandem bikes for Hire, BMX track, games & TV rooms, half court basketball. Free entertainment from April to September.


Queen bed in main bedroom, 2 sets of bunks in the second bedroom. all linen provided, including towels. TV in living area and main bedroom. Full kitchen with full size fridge. Foxtel Hairdryer Reverse cycle split system air conditioner/heater & fans Microwave and full stove and oven Kettle, toaster, crockery, cutlery, utensils, iron and ironing board 2 colour televisions, clock radio, Full length carport Outdoor setting. Children 2 -15 yrs extra Cots available on request, FOC subject to availability.

Tours & Activities


Outback Ballooning

Alice Springs NT


Outback Ballooning has been operating in Alice Springs since 1986, and is one of Australia's longest established ballooning companies.
Our Tourism Accreditation audited quality assurance program, means that our passengers can be assured that we are committed to providing a safe, high quality product.
tours include return transfers, a flight certificate and refreshments.


Experience the breathtaking feeling of floating silently above the Outback as the sun slowly rises over the desert on this awe-inspiring ballooning adventure. Journey to the launch site in the cool pre dawn darkness and begin the ascent just as the morning light begins to illuminate the rugged MacDonnell Ranges. Float gently across the vast expanse of the Central Australian outback – keeping an eye out for native wildlife including the iconic red kangaroo and gain an appreciation of the remoteness of the area as the balloon glides across the landscape. After landing, you may become involved in assisting the crew as they pack the nylon balloon back in to its bag or may prefer to take photographs, the choice is yours. At the ballooning landing site, there is time to enjoy the desert tranquillity as light refreshments accompanied by sparkling wine and tropical fruit juice are served. There is an opportunity to purchase ballooning souvenirs and a commemorative flight certificate is given to all participants. Flight distance will typically be between 10 and 20 kilometres. The balloon flight takes place approximately 15 kilometres to the south of Alice Springs adjacent to the MacDonnell Ranges and over the historic Owen Springs Cattle Station. Return transfers from all accommodation in Alice Springs is included with every flight. Pick up time is approximately 1 hour before first light – time will be given when booking and exact time will be confirmed when you re-confirm the day prior to flight booked. Transfers (at the end of tour) to the airport or other tours are available on request. * A mandatory Civil Aviation Authority Insurance is not included in the price.

The insurance charge is $30 per person and is payable direct to Outback Ballooning on the morning of the tour.

** Children 3-5 years are not recommended but considered on an individual basis.

** *** Depending on many operational factors, which vary each day, passengers may be on the ground or in the balloon when the sun is actually coming over the horizon or rising, either way you will still see an amazing dawn. 

Terms & conditions

BIG4 MACDONNELL RANGES HOLIDAY PARK: 2 Nights + Kids Stay FREE + 30 min Balloon flight in a Villa
Booking Conditions
1. Full payment of the stay is required to secure each reservation.
2. No other discounts apply including BIG4
3. All cabin reservations must have a credit card as security. If you do not have a credit card a $200 refundable deposit is payable on arrival.
Cancellation Policy: All cancellations must be cancelled by the Visitor Information Centre that you booked through.
Guests who book through the Visitor Information Centres are able to cancel or change their bookings up to 72 hours prior to arrival. Full refunds are available if COVID19 restrictions are once again imposed. Otherwise a credit for use in the next 12 months or amendment of the dates is available.

A mandatory Civil Aviation Authority Insurance is not included in the price. The insurance charge is $30 per person and is payable direct to Outback Ballooning on the morning of the tour. Children 3-5 years are not recommended but considered on an individual basis.

Amendments: an amendment fee of $25.00 will be charged per itinerary change.
Cancellations: cancellation of bookings will incur a 10% administration fee calculated on the total booking cost.

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