1. This morning Canberra began its annual Balloon Spectacular.
2. Hot air balloons were blown up in the early hours of the morning for the beautiful display.
3. As always, the event once again reminded the world how beautiful Australia’s capital city is.
7. Including the always impressive Skywhale.
11. Some of the balloons got a little up close and personal…
14. But the Skywhale ultimately reigned supreme.
Brad Esposito is a News Reporter for BuzzFeed and is based in Sydney, Australia.
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