Menu Contact Us
Start the adventure


134 782

Weekend getaways

contact us to book

Short holidays closer to home

Sink your teeth into one of our relaxing short weekend getaways! Whether you're looking for a break in the sunny Gold Coast, an adventure-filled holiday in New Zealand, or an extended long weekend kicking back in Fiji with flights and hotels included, our travel experts can help you out. Sounds ideal doesn't it? Check out our hotel and flight packages below.

Australia packages

You don't need to get out the country to have a holiday - just travel up to Queensland for a weekend getaway instead! Forever sunny and with access to loads of beaches, this is the perfect place to retreat for a few days.

Gold Coast

Surf, SUP and Stradbroke

4 days from$325pp
  • Kayak tour of Surfers Paradise2-hour river kayak tour
  • Try stand-up paddleboarding1-hour SUP session
  • Spot exotic coastal birds
  • Beginner's surf lesson2-hour surf lesson
  • Look out from the top of SkyPointIncl Skypoint ticket
  • Stay at a snazzy backpackers jointBunk Surfers Paradise (3 nts)
  • All equipment and accommodation included


Airlie Beach

5 days From$799pp
  • Relax on Whitehaven Beach
  • Airlie Beach accommodationAirlie Beach hostel (2 nts)
  • Digeridoo lesson
  • Scenic flight over the Whitsundays
  • Visit Hill Inlet Lookout
  • Two-night sailing tripShared cabin on boat (2 nts): meals included
  • Note: Order of itinerary may be amended depending on the day of the week.
  • All activities listed are included

Australia accommodation deals

Gilligan's hostel
Gilligan's Cairns Backpacker Resort
A combination of affordable, backpacker accommodation and fantastic entertainment in a city centre location. Gilligan’s holds some of the best parties in Cairns and a lagoon style pool! Stay, play and party in style in Gilligan’s! Valid for bookings & stays: now-31Mar19
From $95 | Stay 4 pay 3 ​
contact us to book
wake up sydney
Wake Up! Sydney
THE hostel to stay in Sydney! Opposite Central Railway station, this mega seven story hostel is fun, friendly and has immaculate dorms. Plus it has it's own bar and nightclub downstairs!

Bonus inclusions are :

* Free Wifi and nightly activities. Plus once a week:
 * Free personal training class with certified instructor
 * Free yoga class with certifies yoga teacher
 * Free Guided Market visit to Glebe Markets
 Valid for bookings: 28Sep18-31Oct18. Valid for stays: 01Apr19-31Aug19.

From $133 - Stay 3 pay 2
Book: Now - 28Feb19. Travel: 01Apr19 – 31Aug19 *Blackout dates apply
contact us to book
byron bay
Wake Up! Byron Bay
Located opposite the beautiful Belongil Beach in Bryon Bay you will never want to leave Wake Up Byron Bay! Offering a host of free lifestyle activities such as: 

* Free Yoga (twice per week) 
 * Free personal training (twice per week) 
 * Free surfboard & paddle board & bike hire 
 * Free Wifi 
 *Free shuttle bus from Byron town centre (8 x daily)

Valid for bookings: 28Sep18-31Oct18. Valid for stays: 01Apr19-31Aug19.

From $127 - Stay 3 pay 2
Book: Now - 28Feb19. Travel: 01Apr19 – 31Aug19 *Blackout dates apply
contact us to book

New Zealand packages

If you're looking for an outdoorsy weekend getaway, then look no further than New Zealand - our adventurous next door neighbour! From rafting to skydiving, and hiking to skiing... there's not an adrenaline-fuelled activity you can't do in New Zealand.


The Bay of Islands

From $579Stay 4 days

The ideal trip for nature lovers and watersport enthusiasts. On
Day 1, travel north from Auckland, visiting the giant kauri trees
and stopping for a snorkel at Goat Island (seasonal). Then, start
your overnight cruise through the Bay of Islands. On Day 3, enjoy
a free morning to go kayaking, snorkelling, fishing. Spend the night
in Paihia, then enjoy leisure time before returning to Auckland.
Valid for Booking & Departure: 2019

New Zealand accommodation deals

Nomads Auckland
Base Auckland
Right in the heart of Auckland CBD, there's a variety of rooms to suit all budget travellers. Check out our friendly bar, meet new people and get right into the action with nightly activities where you can win great prizes. Valid for bookings and stays between now-31st March 2019.
From $98 | Stay 4 nights, pay for 3
contact us to book
Base Queenstown
Base Queenstown New Zealand
Right in the Heart of Queenstown, a few minutes walk to the lake, bus station and main street. Surrounded by 3 mountain ranges and sitting on the edge of a magnifiscent lake, this has to be once of the most picturesque backpacker`s in the world. Valid for bookings & stays: now-31Mar19.
From $89 | Stay 4 nights, pay for 3
contact us to book
Novotel Queenstown Lakeside 4*
Splurge and relax at this centrally located 4-star hotel on Queenstown's lakefront. Step outside your door and into the heart of Queenstown with easy access to all that this premier four season lake and alpine resort has to offer. Bookings & Travel: Now - 31March19
From $340 | Stay 4 nights, pay for 3
contact us to book

Fiji packages

Get an ocean front hotel room and swim out directly into the clear blue water. Enjoy the local entertainment and an affordable holiday break away.


5 nights, 3* with flights

From $859pp Book by 15 Nov 19

Stay 5 Nights at the Smugglers Cove Resort. Packaged pricing based on per person in a deluxe premium room with departures out of ADL $1,129; BNE $999; MEL $1,049; SYD $859. Subject to availability, low season departures and pricing subject to change. Give us a call to book or ask in store for details.

Nadi Bay FIji
Smugglers Cove 3*
Smuggler’s Cove is a treasure chest of fresh and affordable backpacker accommodation in beautiful Nadi Bay. Grab a beer at the Ghost Ship Bar, challenge your dorm mates to game of beach volleyball or immerse yourself in classic Fijian culture with a traditional sing song. Valid for bookings & travel: Now - 31Mar20 *Deluxe Double Room. Blackout periods apply.
5 nights from $375 | Stay 5, Pay 4​
contact us to book
Westin Denarau Island Resort & Spa 5*
Welcome to the world of Westin luxury in the South Pacific. A place where five star comfort harmonizes with lush tropical surroundings and international style fuses with Fijian island warmth. Valid for bookings & travel: Now - 31Mar20 *Blackout periods apply.
 5 nights from $875 | breakfast included​
contact us to book
fiji resort
Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort 5*
Let go of yourself at this luxury resort! Exquisite seaside setting with sweeping views of the ocean, surrounded by tropical gardens. Be pampered with signature Talai butlers, traditional bure bungalows, Meimei nannies on hand or at the hilltop Bebe Spa Fiji. Valid for bookings & travel: Now - 31Mar20 *Blackout periods apply.
 5 nights from $799 | breakfast included​
contact us to book

Terms and Conditions

Sample package prices include accommodation plus roundtrip airfare for travel during the stated period. Prices are per person, based on double occupancy or dorm share at hostel/hotel and lowest available airfare, inclusive of taxes & fees. Prices will vary by date, departure city, and availability.

Accommodation only prices are for the stated travel period, are based on dorm/twin share basis and include taxes and fees. Offers are subject to availability change and may be discontinued without notice. Additional restrictions, minimum stays and blackout dates may apply.