April2013

Australian hot air balloon event proves more popular than important local rugby game

Filed under: Competitions — Posted by: Susan on April 24, 2013

The Australian National Balloon Championships have attracted huge crowds at Canowindra recently, as the event celebrated its 18th year.

The event was held around 700km to the (more…)

Hot air balloons at night wow spectators at the Dogwood Festival

Filed under: Fairs and Events — Posted by: Mark Smith on April 17, 2013

Attendees of events at the Dogwood Festival, held in the Georgia National Fairgrounds, enjoyed a spectacle in (more…)

Businesses adapting to shortage of helium

Filed under: Tourism — Posted by: Barry on April 10, 2013

Businesses in the US have recently been affected by a helium shortage, according to a recent report by (more…)

South African to fly using helium balloons

Filed under: Fairs and Events — Posted by: Susan on April 3, 2013

After four years of putting together plans, a South African man intends to fly all the way to Cape Town from Robben Island using (more…)