Byron Bay beach

Explore Regional Australia

Wander off the beaten track to a place where the stars shine brighter and the water is bluer than you can imagine. With over 65 destinations across Australia, you'll find direct flights to more places with QantasLink.

New Regional Routes

Rediscover regional Australia with over forty new regional routes launched on the QantasLink network since April 2020. You'll now have greater and direct access to more coastal and inland destinations around Australia. 

Route (both ways) Flights commence
Sydney - Griffith 1 March 2021
Melbourne - Merimbula 1 March 2021 
Melbourne - Newcastle 15 March 2021
Brisbane - Norfolk Island 19 March 2021
Melbourne - Mount Gambier 28 March 2021
Melbourne - Wagga Wagga 28 March 2021 
Melbourne - Albury 28 March 2021 
Adelaide - Mount Gambier 28 March 2021
Melbourne - Coffs Harbour 1 April 2021   
Brisbane - Coffs Harbour 29 April 2021
Canberra - Darwin 21 June 2021  
Adelaide - Gold Coast 25 June 2021 - flights recommence October 2022
Brisbane - Albury (Seasonal) 4 July 2021
Adelaide - Townsville 13 September 2021
Melbourne - Burnie 17 September 2021
Route (both ways) Flights commence
Brisbane - Proserpine 17 September 2021
Melbourne - Townsville 20 September 2021
Adelaide - Cairns 25 September 2021 - flights recommence October 2022
Sydney - Townsville 15 December 2021
Perth - Gold Coast  17 December 2021
Darwin - Townsville 31 January 2022 - flights recommence October 2022
Sydney - Toowoomba 14 February 2022
Sydney - Ayers Rock (Uluru) 27 March 2022
Adelaide - Newcastle 28 March 2022
Brisbane - Wagga Wagga 28 March 2022
Darwin - Cairns 29 March 2022 - flights recommence October 2022
Sydney - Broken Hill 8 April 2022
Adelaide - Albury (Seasonal) 8 July 2022

The perfect beach holiday

Read about Proserpine Keswick Island, Whitsundays, QLD


Discover Proserpine, the gateway to the Whitsundays. Queensland's exquisite islands are easy to explore - Daydream, Orpheus and Hamilton islands are known for their crystal clear waters and shimmering stretches of sand.

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Discover Merimbula Stingrays in Exmouth


Located on the stunning New South Wales South Coast, Merimbula is a coastal gem offering stunning beaches suitable for all water sports, fresh local seafood, year round whale watching and plenty of family friendly activities to keep the family entertained.

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Read about Coffs harbour Beach in Coffs Harbour

Coffs Harbour

Coffs Harbour is nestled between breathtaking mountains and sandy beaches in Northern New South Wales. A favourite destination for family holidays or a beach escape, this stunning region enjoys one of Australia's most liveable climates.

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Food and wine indulgence

Discover Orange Couple in Orange


Picturesque Orange is a place of rolling hills, fine heritage architecture and some of the country’s best cool-climate wines. With new QantasLink flights direct from Sydney to Orange, this charming regional centre is home to a blossoming food-and-wine scene, happy locals and plenty of pretty orchards.

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Read about Margaret River Whale watching

Margaret River

Many are drawn to the jewel-like blue hues of Margaret River, but that’s just the beginning when it comes to this lush southwestern corner – after all, it is Australia's premium wine region. With stunning forests, rivers, and gourmet escapes, Margaret River serves up full-bodied adventures in the wild west.

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Book flights to Mount Gambier People wine tasting at Cellar - Brand's Laira Coonawarra


Located in the heart of the Limestone Coast in South Australia, Coonawarra is one of Australia's great wine regions. It is known for the Cabernet Sauvignon wines produced on rich, Terra Rossa soil. Just a one-hour drive from Mount Gambier, the famous Coonawarra Strip is home to more than 25 cellar doors offering amazing food and wine.

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Family friendly

Read about Dubbo Western Plains Zoo, Dubbo


Dubbo, a historical regional centre in New South Wales has been a family favourite for years. Home to the famous Taronga Western Plains Zoo, Dubbo is the perfect place to sample regional produce, explore the colonial architecture and discover the thriving surrounds of this region.

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Discover Byron Bay Whale watching

Byron Bay

The unique and popular coastal town of Byron Bay offers the perfect family holiday. With warm waters and pristine beaches, water sports such as surfing, swimming, fishing and snorkelling are big drawcards. Take in the spectacular coastal walk to the lighthouse or discover the spectacular Byron hinterland. 

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Plan your Gold Coast getaway Father and son in front of the Big Claw, Dreamworld

Gold Coast

The Gold Coast is the perfect destination for an adventurous family holiday. Renowned for their theme parks such as Dreamworld, Movie World and Sea World, the Gold Coast also boasts natural attractions. Explore the popular Cedar Creek Falls track in Mount Tamborine or O'Reilly's Tree Top Walk in Lamington National Park. 

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Adventure in remote wonderlands

Discover Alice Springs Sand hills in Alice Springs

Alice Springs

Alice Springs is a buzzing outback city and a great base to see the red centre of Australia. Mountain bike through the surrounding trails, go outback ballooning or visit the historic Telegraph Station before exploring the Alice Springs Desert Park nearby. 

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Read more about Tasmania Hikers at Walls of Jerusalem National Park, Tasmania


From mountains to sea, white sand to dirt, Tasmania is known as the best place to mountain bike in Australia. If you prefer to discover Tassie's natural beauty on foot, there are thousands of kilometres of incredible hiking trails.

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Find flights to Broome Aerial view of Horizontal Falls, Broome


Broome is famous for rugged wilderness, turquoise water, beach camel rides and some of the most breathtaking sunsets on the planet. With a year-round tropical climate, stunning coast that stretches for miles, you're going to want to explore Broome. 

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