Last minute travel destinations revealed

23 December, 2022

Haven’t booked your festive getaway yet? Not to worry, we’ve got you covered.

RAA Travel General Manager Gina Norman said there is still availability for travellers seeking last-minute getaway options at these ten stunning Aussie destinations:

  1. Sydney family package including Sydney Zoo  
  2. Gold Coast Turtle Beach Resort family break
  3. Kangaroo Island hideaway self-drive
  4. Coffin Bay experience
  5. d’Arenberg experience
  6. Great Ocean Road Getaway
  7. Icons of Uluru
  8. Perth getaway with Rottnest Island
  9. Tasmania adventurer with Tasvillas, self-drive
  10. 2023 Great Southern rail journey, Adelaide to Brisbane

“There is still availability out there, but you’ll have to get in quick – even last-minute accommodation options tend to get snapped up quickly,” Ms Norman said.

She said the domestic market continues to grow in leaps and bounds – with many operators at capacity.

“Australians really embraced holidaying in their own backyard when international borders were closed, and this has opened their eyes to some of the incredible destinations our State and country have to offer, Ms Norman said.

Fiji is a great value overseas holiday destination

Latest figures from Tourism Research Australia shows domestic overnight stays and daytrips now sit above pre-pandemic levels.

“Domestic overnight spend is the highest it’s been in three years – which is fantastic for our local operators and business owners,” Ms Norman said.

She said there are also options for those looking to venture further afield over the holiday period.

  1. NZ South Island sampler
  2. Village Hotel Sentosa family stay
  3. Bali Mandira Beach Resort
  4. Classic Vietnam: Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City
  5. DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Fiji – Sonaisali Island

“No matter if you’re travelling domestically or internationally, don’t forget to protect yourself from the unexpected with quality travel insurance that is free of hidden surprises.”