Qantas Holidays Commonwealth Games Packages On Sale Now

Sydney, 27 July 2005

Following the closure of the public ballot, Qantas Holidays today announced the sale of more flight, accommodation and event ticket packages for the Melbourne Commonwealth Games from 15 to 26 March 2006.

Head of Qantas Holidays Simon Bernardi said tickets were selling fast, but there was still availability for many top events including the Opening and Closing ceremonies and a variety of sports such as swimming, athletics (track and field), gymnastics and hockey.

"This is a great opportunity to see top athletes battle it out for a place in sporting history and experience a great party atmosphere," Mr Bernardi said.

Customers can tailor-make their own packages by combining a return economy airfare with a minimum of three nights' accommodation and two event tickets.

For more information on Qantas Holidays Commonwealth Games packages call 13 14 15.

Issued by Qantas Corporate Communication (3299)