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Plan your short break today

Take time out and rediscover the recharge power of a short break. With 65 destinations across Australia, you'll find direct flights to more places, so you can spend less time travelling, more time relaxing. 

Embrace the Cold

Make the most out of the big chill and visit some of the best destinations in Australia. Whether you want to unwind with mulled wine in hand, ski down snow-clad mountains or enjoy fine dining, you'll find the perfect escape to embrace the cold this season. 

Discover Launceston Bridestowe Lavender Estate, Launceston

Launceston

Surrounded by rolling hills and some of the world’s best cool-climate wine country and delicious food, Launceston has all you need for the perfect winter getaway.

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Discover skiing in Australia Skier at the Snowy Mountains

Cooma (Snowy Mountains)

Strap your boots on, it's time to hit the slopes this winter with a short break to the Snowy Mountains. Ski or snowboard down powdery slopes with a beautiful bushland backdrop.

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Discover Kangaroo Island Kangaroo on Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island

With breathtaking scenery and beaches along with iconic Australian animals, local food and wine, Kangaroo Island is the perfect location for a winter short  break.

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Chase the Sun

Make summer last all year long and escape the cold to one of our many tropical paradises across Australia. Whether you're chasing waterfalls or simply wanting more time in the sun, we have your winter escape sorted.

Find flights to Broome Camel tour on Cable Beach, Broome, Western Australia

Broome

Discover where the outback meets the ocean. Chase the warmth that Broome is so famous for and be treated with some of the most stunning sunsets over the ocean.

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Find flights to Darwin A woman floating in the Buley Rockhole pool

Darwin

On traditional Larrakia land lies this unique tropical capital filled with endless experiences that’ll make your winter escape the best one yet.

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Discover Townsville Palm trees, Townsville, North Queensland

Townsville

This popular sunny holiday destination has retained its small-town character and community spirit. Nestled between reefs, rainforests and the outback, you can experience it all and more.

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Important information

Disclaimer: * Flight prices are per adult in Australian Dollars, based on payment at qantas.com by BPAY made 7 days or more before departure, PayID or Qantas issued UATP. For other payment options a percentage based fee applies, capped at a maximum per passenger of $22 for Domestic or $120 for International travel. Prices are not guaranteed until payment is made. Fares may not be available on all flights or days. Some flights are operated by partner or subsidiary airlines. Prices may fluctuate if taxes or foreign exchange rates change. Passengers booking Premium Economy may be seated in Economy on connecting flights. Check the fare rules for more details before booking. Inclusions vary between flights. All schedules subject to change, including last minute aircraft changes. QantasLink flights operated by Sunstate Airlines (Qld) Pty Ltd ABN 82 009 734 703, Eastern Australia Airlines Pty Ltd ABN 77 001 599 024, and National Jet Systems Pty Ltd ABN 11 008 279 203. Licence No per state: QLD - 407, NSW - 2TA000237, VIC - 30362, SA - TTA155, WA - 9TA52.