Qantas Offers a Million Discount Seats

Sydney, 01 July 2004

Qantas today announced a seven-day domestic sale offering fares priced from as low as $55*, with seats available on more than 50 routes across the extensive Qantas domestic network.

Qantas Head of Sales and Distribution Rob Gurney said Qantas was Australia's leading domestic airline, with a network that covered every State and Territory and the biggest range of flights.

"Offering a million discounted seats across our network gives us an unparalleled opportunity to stimulate demand and encourage people to see Australia," Mr Gurney said.

"Customers have a week to buy theses special fares, and the seats are available for travel from 20 July right through to 15 December.

"This gives people the opportunity to take advantage of the low fares over a five month period and allows our customers to plan well ahead," he said.

The sale fares include:Sydney-Melbourne $55, Melbourne-Brisbane $89,Brisbane-Sydney $59, Cairns-Brisbane $89,Adelaide-Melbourne $66, Perth-Kalgoorlie $98,Canberra-Melbourne $68, Darwin-Brisbane $158.

A range of holiday packages is also on sale through Qantas Holidays.

"These fares and packages offer real value for money, offering customers Qantas' full service product, including the ability to earn Frequent Flyer points and complimentary meals, at very competitive prices," Mr Gurney said.

The special fares are on sale until midnight (AEST) on Wednesday 7 July. Bookings and inquiries can be made at, by calling Qantas on 13 13 13 (13 14 15 for Qantas Holidays), through Qantas Travel centres, and travel agents. Conditions apply.

*Qantas Red e-Deal internet fares. $11 more for each flight booked via Qantas Telephone Sales, Qantas Travel outlets, Qantas Airport locations, and some travel agents.

Issued by Qantas Corporate Communication (3112)