Behind the Red Door
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Our Finance Director Linda reviews a rather perculiar experience – her employment!
It’s that time of year again when my husband reaps the benefits of his wife working at RedBalloon. This year we took a more relaxed approach and for Chris’s birthday we experienced the Sydney Luxury Getaway for 2- Overnight Delight at Woolloomooloo Wharf. From the moment we walked in through the historic Wool Shed, Staff [...]
Shae’s Review of an amazing wine tasting in the Margaret River… Last month my husband and I went to WA for our anniversary and what better way to celebrate than a Full Day Wine Tasting tour In the Margaret River. Nothing says I love you like wine, cheese and chocolate! Our tour guide, Andrew, collected [...]
On Friday we farewelled (from the office at least), our corporate Account Director and “Chief Storyteller” Arielle. Arielle has been a RedBallooner since 2006 after coming across from her and her husband’s skate school (Kman) – a RedBalloon supplier! You can see Arielle’s “RedBalloon journey” depicted below in her various business cards and a timeline, [...]
What do you get when you cross lawn bowls, prawn kebabs and Rambo? The RedBalloon 2011 Christmas party of course! On a sunny afternoon in Waverley we got our retro on. We decked ourselves in anything fluro we could find, with mullet wigs, leotards and leg warmers, and rolled a few balls down the green. [...]
Every business loves a Friday, but today at RedBalloon is extra special. From lunchtime yesterday we scored a swag of awards so we’re shouting from the rooftops.
Do you remember your first day at work? I know I will definitely remember mine… As you are no doubt aware by now, we have just celebrated our 10th birthday so I was indeed expecting some fun and shenanigans. What I was not expecting was to be taken on a RedBalloon Experience on my very [...]
It’s Friday in the RedBalloon office and there are a few sore and sorry bodies hobbling about. No, we didn’t spend a night on the town cutting up the dance floor like maniacs, we mastered the flying trapeze! Ok, so “mastered” may be overstating it. But for two hours yesterday afternoon ten of us – [...]
On a sunny afternoon in September, in a land not too far from here – North Sydney – a young man proposed to the love of his life, flanked by red balloons! What was initially thought to be an entry for the RedBalloon 10th Birthday Photo Competition, turned out to be a real life love [...]
Fraser Island is positioned off of Australia’s QLD Coastline and at over 123 km in length is the largest sand island in the world. With a surface area of 184,000 hectares Fraser Island is a haven for various wildlife (including a dingo population of approximately 300). In addition to a host of native flora and [...]