It’s time to return to your seats and fasten your seatbelts because we’re shaking things up with the Australian Traveller Mega Holiday Giveaway.
Prizes will be drawn regularly over three months until 7 February 2024.
The launch of the 100th issue of Australian Traveller is a huge milestone, and one we’re incredibly proud of, but we couldn’t and wouldn’t be here if it wasn’t for you, our valued readers. So, we wanted to give back and say THANK YOU for supporting us and trusting us to guide your travels over the last 18 years.
We have carefully curated over $175,000 worth of prizes from 25 different companies for the Australian Traveller Mega Holiday Giveaway, and you could be one of the lucky winners!
Please note: you will not be able to choose which prize you win, Australian Traveller will draw the winners over three months, with the last prize drawn on 7 February 2024.
Read the general competition terms and conditions, as well as the Australian Traveller Mega Holiday Giveaway terms and conditions before you enter.
Win one of three family holidays to Uluru valued at $2800 each
Enjoy three nights’ accommodation for a family of four at Sails in the Desert, including a family pass to the Wintjiri Wiru Sunset Dinner – the brand-new drone, light and sound show at Uluru.
The prize includes a full buffet breakfast daily, airport transfers to/from Ayers Rock Airport and complimentary resort guest activities.
Read more about the Voyages Indigenous Tourism prize here.
The whole family will love watching Wintjiri Wiru.
Win a long weekend at Noosa Eat and Drink Festival worth $8150
Win an unforgettable trip for two to Noosa, where you’ll relish four mouth-watering days at the incredible 2024 Noosa Eat and Drink Festival.
Bask in four nights of pure luxury at Seahaven Resort, positioned right on the pristine Noosa Main Beach. Flights and seamless airport transfers are all part of the package. Your festival ticket package encompasses an array of extraordinary experiences: including a weekend pass to the VIP festival village and tickets to restaurant events.
Read more about the Noosa Eat and Drink Festival prize here.
Relish four mouth-watering days at the Noosa Eat and Drink Festival.
Win the ultimate Crystalbrook Collection luxury escape worth $8000
Ready for an escape? Crystalbrook Collection is giving you the chance to win the ultimate luxury holiday, with one winner receiving $8000 in Crystalbrook Collection Gift Cards.
Explore hotels and resorts in five destinations – from tropical Cairns, buzzing Brisbane and laidback Byron Bay to coastal cool Newcastle and the eclectic neighbourhood of Sydney’s Surry Hills. Each hotel and resort is unique, sustainably-led and carries an expression of its location and a passion for fun.
Read more about the Crystalbrook prize here.
Bask in tropical vibes at Crystalbrook Riley.
Win one of 10 Quest weekend local experience packages worth $10,000
Ten lucky Australian Traveller readers will win a two-night weekend stay at Quest worth up to $1000 each.
Whether you’re an ultimate foodie (looking to find the best local eats), an action-lover at heart (ready for a fun-filled trip) or a wellness guru (wanting to just sit back and relax), Quest has a local experience prepared just for you. Quest facilitates local experiences like no other so you can stay, work or play as local as you like it. Hit the town or hit snooze – the choice is yours.
Read more about the Quest prize here.
Stay in one of the luxe serviced apartments of Quest Mount Bay Road.
Win the ultimate ‘city meets paradise’ escape to Brisbane valued at $10,900
This epic prize for two is the ultimate way to discover why Brisbane is the best of many worlds.
From award-winning dining experiences, an indulgent wellness experience and five-star accommodation in the heart of the city, to discovering Brisbane’s coastlines on a private charter complete with oysters and Champagne.
Read more about the Brisbane prize here.
This epic prize is the ultimate way to discover why Brisbane is the best of many worlds.
Win a seven-night escape to Cocos (Keeling) Islands worth $8175
Swaying palm trees. Empty white-sand beaches. Azure waters. Win seven nights in Australia’s last unspoilt paradise. The Cocos (Keeling) Islands offer a world away with marine protected lagoons, incredible wildlife, a unique Cocos Malay culture and friendly, laid-back locals. With just 144 visitors at any time, the islands are a remote tropical oasis to adventure or simply breathe.
Read more about the Cocos Keeling Islands prize here.
Win seven nights in Australia’s last unspoilt paradise. (Image: Ryan Chatfield)
Win one of five Accor Hotels experiences worth over $5000
With a two-night stay at The Sebel Mandurah worth $1000, a three-night stay at Mövenpick Hotel Melbourne on Spencer worth $795, a three-night stay at Mövenpick Hotel Hobart worth $899, a Novotel Perth Murray Street – Suite Celebration Package worth $724 and two $1000 Accor gift cards being given away, this prize is unmatched.
Read more about this Accor Hotels prize here.
Delight in a two-night stay at The Sebel.
Win a K’gari and Lady Elliot Island adventure for two valued at over $8000
Experience the ultimate island getaway with this unforgettable journey to two of Australia’s most stunning destinations: Lady Elliot Island and K’gari (formerly Fraser Island).
Win return scenic flights from Hervey Bay to Lady Elliot Island, three nights in a Reef Unit, a glass bottom boat tour, a snorkel safari, a Beauty Spots tour taking you to K’gari’s highlights, a Sea Explorer cruise, a sunset cruise, a bush tucker tour and much more.
Read more about the Fraser Coast prize here.
Get a chance to swim with turtles on Lady Elliot Island.
Win a romantic trip for two on the legendary Ghan worth $11,290
The Ghan is iconic for a reason. Its bold-red locomotive matches the red earth it travels across, all the while connecting to the outback and the incredible scenery of the Red Centre.
Covering four epic days, the all-inclusive Ghan Expedition exclusively departs Darwin for Adelaide, with off-train experiences in Katherine, Alice Springs and the opal mining town of Coober Pedy.
Read more about the Journey Beyond prize here.
Embark on an exhilarating adventure aboard the legendary Ghan.
Win a Wild Bush Luxury experience worth $12,780
Win a Wild Bush Luxury experience including two passes for the Maria Island Walk in Tasmania and two passes for the Arkaba Walk in the Flinders Ranges.
The Arkaba Walk is an exclusive opportunity to explore South Australia‘s breathtaking Flinders Ranges by foot, over four nights and five days, disconnecting from the everyday and re-wilding the spirit on this private 25,495-hectare wildlife conservancy.
The Maria Island Walk allows you to experience four days of spotting rare wildlife, breathtaking scenery and World Heritage-listed history. All with a comfortable place to rest at the end of the day.
Read more about the Experience Co prize here.
Take in breathtaking sights on Maria Island.
Win a 10-day AAT Kings tour worth $9860 to discover Tasmania’s wild side
Discover Tasmania’s wild side by spotting devils, wombats and little penguins. Or just chill out with a glass of wine in Hobart and Launceston’s forward-thinking restaurants.
From the Tasmanian Wilderness to the Port Arthur Historic Site, World Heritage-listed attractions steal the scene on this Tasmania tour encircling the state. In between are atmospheric towns and innovative producers, plus Cradle Mountain tours and Freycinet adventures. Steel yourself for 10 days of wonderment.
Read more about the AAT Kings prize here.
Capture the majestic, craggy peaks of the Cradle Mountain.
Win a five-night stay at the iconic Sheraton Grand Mirage Port Douglas worth $8012
With the iconic Sheraton Grand Mirage Resort Port Douglas as your home base whilst exploring Tropical North Queensland, every moment becomes a memory to cherish. This is not just a prize; it’s an invitation to a journey into the heart of sustainable tourism in Australia. Explore UNESCO World Heritage sites with eco-conscious operators, forging a connection with the natural wonders and indigenous community that define the region.
Read more about the Sheraton Grand Mirage Port Douglas prize here.
The iconic Sheraton Grand Mirage Resort Port Douglas is the perfect home base.
Win five Lancemore Hotels getaways worth $9054
Experience the ultimate Lancemore Hotels giveaway with getaways at five of Lancemore’s award-winning boutique hotels.
You’ll become a Lancemore regular once you win this giveaway… With five separate Lancemore Hotels involved, the best part is you don’t have to choose which escape you want, we are giving away all five curated packages for a total of 11 nights of Lancemore luxury!
Read more about the Lancemore Hotels prize here.
Win five separate getaways at Lancemore’s award-winning boutique hotels.
Win a Rottnest Island seafood experience for two worth $796
Travel to Wadjemup / Rottnest Island with SeaLink from Fremantle and join Sea West’s Luxe Island Seafood Cruise.
Sail across the turquoise waters of Rottnest Island with SeaLink.
The cruise commences with a hands-on experience fishing for Western Rock Lobsters, which can only be found in the waters off the West Australian Coast. Then sit back and relax whilst you enjoy an exquisite seven-course menu of local seafood and Western Australian produce prepared by a private onboard chef, as you sip on complimentary premium beverages and soak up the sun and turquoise waters on Rottnest Island.
Drink and dine exquisite meals specially curated by a private onboard chef.
Wine, dine and shuck: Win a luxurious trip to the tip of Victoria’s Bellarine Peninsula worth over $3460
Enjoy a luxurious escape in Victoria‘s Queenscliff and Portarlington for a two-night stay at SAGRES Queenscliff (new luxury accommodation that sleeps up to 10). Then venture out to TARRA Restaurant to dine on a menu of local produce crafted by visionary executive chef Michael Demagistris.
Over three hours Portarlington Mussel Tours will take you on a journey from spat to plate with cooking demonstrations onboard, live shucking and the chance to get involved or sit back and relax.
Escape to SAGRES Queenscliff with 9 of your friends. (Image: Lean Timms)
Win one of 10 Victorinox Touring 2.0 Sling Bags
Go in the draw to win one of the Victorinox Touring 2.0 Sling Bags, a bag that goes everywhere with you: the office, the gym or on a lakeside hike. Effortless to carry and exceptional to own, this dynamic portable solution puts you in control. Sling it over your shoulder or go hands-free.
Pack your things with ease in the Victorinox Touring 2.0 Sling Bag.
Win one of five overnight stays at Sheraton Grand Sydney Hyde Park OR win one of five treatments at On The Park Rejuvenation Day Spa
Go in the draw to win one of five overnight stays at Sheraton Grand Sydney Hyde Park, an icon set in the heart of Sydney CBD’s retail and cultural centre. The hotel offers a range of luxurious accommodation options, including guest rooms and suites. Many of the rooms offer stunning views of Hyde Park, the Sydney Harbour or the city skyline.
Win one of five overnight stays at Sheraton Grand Sydney Hyde Park.
You could also win one of five On The Park Rejuvenation Day Spa vouchers. Located on the 22nd level of the five-star Sheraton Grand Sydney Hyde Park, On The Park Rejuvenation Day Spa boasts state-of-the-art facilities. These include a rooftop swimming pool, jacuzzi, sauna, steam room, and a fitness centre with sweeping views over Hyde Park.
Get yourself pampered at On The Park Rejuvenation Day Spa.
Win Samsung’s best tech for travelling
Looking to make your next trip that bit easier? Samsung is offering some of its best tech to help make travelling trouble-free, its Galaxy Buds2 Pro and T7 Shield Portable SSD.
The Galaxy Buds2 Pro feature active noise cancelling, ideal for flights, ensuring you can immerse yourself in music or podcasts without distractions. With 20 hours of ANC-enabled listening on a single case charge, you won’t fret about finding a charging spot and your content will sound fantastic in Dolby Atmos.
The Galaxy Buds2 Pro feature active noise cancelling.
Preserve cherished travel memories with the T7 Shield Portable SSD, designed for life on the go. With IP65-rated dust and water resistance and the ability to withstand drops of up to 3 meters, it keeps your data secure while you explore. No longer fear storage issues and phone losses during your trips, with an easy way to keep those memories safe, so you can focus on enjoying your adventures.
The T7 Shield Portable SSD is designed for life on the go.
Win a culturally immersive overnight package for two at Bundanon
Set in an undulating landscape of native bushland, Bundanon is a major cultural destination on the NSW South Coast.
Win a one-night stay in Bundanon’s award-winning eco-friendly accommodation in the Bridge and be nourished with dining experiences by executive chef Douglas Innes-Will.
Stay for the night in Bundanon’s award-winning eco-friendly accommodation.
This curated package for two includes guided tours of Bundanon’s award-winning Art Museum, which presents a changing program of modern and contemporary art exhibitions. Guests can also join expert guides on tours of the wider site, to learn more about the history of Bundanon and its iconic architecture.
These limited overnight packages are highly sought after, providing an unforgettable behind-the-scenes experience of Bundanon. Inclusions: one-night accommodation for two, meals and drinks and guided tours and activities.
Experience an unforgettable behind-the-scenes Bundanon.
Win two nights in a Lizard Island beachfront suite worth $8998
One lucky reader (and their guest) will win a two-night stay at Lizard Island Resort in a beachfront suite and one-hour return scenic flights from Cairns over the stunning Great Barrier Reef.
A luxury lodge of Australia, and the only luxury resort located directly on the Great Barrier Reef, your all-inclusive stay will be the experience of a lifetime.
Read more about the Lizard Island prize here.
Get unobstructed views of the crystal-clear water.
Dannielle N won a Royal Caribbean cruise for two to New Zealand worth $8169
Relax, unwind and leave your worries behind on the ultimate New Zealand getaway with Royal Caribbean.
Whether you want to indulge, explore or surprise yourself, you’ll be treated to unforgettable experiences for all ages the moment you step onboard Ovation of the Seas. Plus, receive $1400 spending money per person!
Read more about the Royal Caribbean prize here.
Experience the cruise of a lifetime to New Zealand with Royal Caribbean.
Naomi R won a summer sailing with Virgin Voyages worth up to $8000
One lucky Australian Traveller reader will get the chance to win a Virgin Voyages voyage during Resilient Lady’s inaugural Australian summer sailings.
The winner and a plus one will stay in a Sea Terrace cabin, Virgin Voyages’ most popular cabin, with the famous balcony and hammock the perfect place to take in the sea breeze.
Read more about the Virgin Voyages prize here.
Lounge by the Aquatic Club Bar with a cocktail in hand.
Michael M won a taste of Queensland’s sunshine pantry worth $8194
Win a taste of Queensland’s sunshine pantry in the form of a delicious Sunshine Coast foodie getaway for two!
This prize includes return flights, car hire, a two-night stay at Sixty6 Acres’ country-luxe accommodation, a three-night stay at the secluded Mayan Farm, a delectable bushtucker cruise in Mooloolaba with Saltwater Eco Tours, a breathtaking half-day Heli and wine tour with Sunshine Coast Helicopter Tours and SO much more.
Read more about the Visit Sunshine Coast foodie prize here.
Feast on mouth-watering dishes on a Sunshine Coast foodie getaway for two.
Aimee B won a luxury wellness escape at JW Marriott Gold Coast Resort and Spa valued at $10,367
Enjoy a luxurious wellness escape including two nights’ accommodation in the exclusive Presidential Suite at JW Marriott Gold Coast Resort and Spa.
Relax and rejuvenate with the Signature Couples Retreat package at the newly launched Spa by JW, indulge at the award-winning Restaurant Citrique and more.
Read more about the JW Marriott Gold Coast Resort and Spa prize here.
Enjoy a luxurious wellness escape at JW Marriott Gold Coast Resort & Spa.
There were 10 winners of double passes to The Art of Sparkling for the ultimate Tasmanian experience
Tasmania is known as Australia’s premium sparkling wine region. The Art of Sparkling at Josef Chromy allows you to explore the artistry behind making sparkling wines. Undertake your own liqueur d’expedition dosage trails to craft a bottle of sparkling wine to your exact taste. Continue with a cellar door tasting before indulging in a two-course lunch in Josef Chromy’s hatted restaurant.
Each prize is for two people including the blending experience, cellar door tasting and two-course lunch with paired wines.
Sample sparkling wines for the ultimate Tasmanian experience.
There were 10 winners of $200 vouchers with Qantas Hotels and Holidays
Already dreaming about your next escape? Qantas Hotels and Holidays are giving away 10 x $200 vouchers to help make it happen.
Qantas Hotels and Holidays are giving away 10 x $200 vouchers.
From quick city breaks to indulgent luxury stays, your perfect getaway awaits with Qantas Hotels and Holidays. Choose from over 500,000 hotels worldwide or explore Qantas’ selection of curated luxury deals and great value fly and stay packages.
Plus, you can earn and use Qantas points on every booking. So, what are you waiting for? Enter now for your chance to win.
Your perfect getaway awaits with Qantas Hotels and Holidays.
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