Even though Black Friday isn’t really a thing here in Australia, it doesn’t mean we shouldn’t take advantage of some of those sweet, sweet deals, right? It’s always nice to save some coin, no matter the occasion, especially when it comes to ticking off bucket list travel experiences.
So with the holiday season creeping up and travel restrictions slowly easing up, it’s time to start thinking about your next adventure. Lucky for you, we’ve compiled the ultimate list of Black Friday travel sales you’ll want to get your hands on ASAP.
Jetstar Flights From $39 Each Way
No, that’s not a typo—Jetstar is offering flights as low as $39 via Skyscanner. The offer’s only valid until 24 November for various destinations flying out of different cities, so get searching and get booking because this is not one to miss.
Virgin Australia Flights From $89
Virgin has been releasing some epic deals just in time for the holiday season, so grab your wallet, stat. With deals like $89 from Ballina to Sydney (say what?), make sure you check this deal out before booking any trips for Christmas.
Qantas Flights From $138
Qantas has some sweet deals on Australia-wide flights via Skyscanner, including gems like the $138 flight from Melbourne to Launceston, so check them all out here.
Air New Zealand Flights From $535 Return
There have been whispers of borders to New Zealand opening up for Christmas, so there’s no harm in making plans, right? Air New Zealand is offering $535 return flights from Sydney starting December, so if you were looking to spend Christmas in Wellington, you’ll definitely want to grab that deal. Offer ends 1 December.
30% Off Australia Stays With Wotif
Wotif is slinging a massive deal for all Australia-wide stays until May 2021 in Sydney, Melbourne, Gold Coast, Perth, Brisbane, Adelaide, Sunshine Coast and more. Whether you’re booking an art hotel in Surfers Paradise or hitting up a resort in Noosa, you’ll want to get in on this deal, like, yesterday.
20% Off Bookings With Ovolo Hotels
Ovolo got an early start for Black Friday—as of the 12 November, they’ve been offering 20% off your bookings with Ovolo Hotels. As long as you make your booking before 2 December, you’ll get 20% off your stay. And if you indulge in their tasting menus across their restaurants Alibi Bar & Kitchen (Sydney), Monster Kitchen 7 Bar (Canberra) and ZA ZA TA Bar & Kitchen (Brisbane), you get 20% off, too.
30% Off Bookings At Oaks
Oaks Hotels, Resorts & Suites has a new summer offer called Ready.Set.Summer, in which guests receive up to 30% off bookings made before 31 January 2021, for stays before 30 June 2021. Get all the details here.
25% Off Accor Stays
The longer you stay, the more you save across Australia with Accor; stay two nights or more and save up to 25% on your next stay. Perfect deal if you’re going road tripping or visiting multiple destinations back-to-back. Get the deets here.
Up To 15% Off All Australia Tour Packages With Contiki
There’s no better time to explore our own backyard and Contiki is making this a lot easier for us to do that with their massive sale on Australia-wide tours. From Byron Bay to the Great Barrier Reef, book trips with just a $99 deposit and enjoy up to 15% off on selected yours. Get the details here.
$100 Off Hotels And $200 Off Holiday Packages With Webjet
From snapping up a last-minute summer beach stay or planning ahead for an Easter getaway, you can now save up to $100 on hotels and $200 off packages with Webjet’s Black Friday offers. The sale includes travel dates from now until the end of August 2021 and ends on 30 November, so get in quick.
15% Off Northern Territory Packages With Intrepid
Here are the facts: the Northern Territory is absolutely beautiful boasting jaw-dropping scenery, stunning cultural sites and bucket list worthy locations. Lucky for us, the legends at sustainable travel institution Intrepid Travel have slashed 15% of all (not a typo) of their Northern Territory trips until 10 December, so get in on the action here.
15% Off Australia And New Zealand Tours
Up To 61% Off Australia Holiday Packages With Luxury Escapes
Luxury Escapes is offering up to 61% off their Australian holiday packages, so if you’re feeling fancy, we strongly recommend you take a look. From five-star stays in Melbourne to four-day luxury tours in WA, the toughest decision will be picking just one.
Up To $1000 Off Northern Territory Holiday Packages
There’s never been a better time to explore the beauty of the Northern Territory, and this deal should make it extremely easy for you to hit that “Book Now” button. The Never Before NT Summer Sale is available until 31 March 2021 and offers travellers discounts of up to $1000 off already reduced prices for NT summer holiday packages. Get the details here.
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