Traveller deals

See the world

Book a 39-night voyage on Celebrity Infinity by July 31 and enjoy an early-bird saving of more than $6000 a person.

This air, land and sea package of 43 nights is priced from $7179 a person, twin share, and includes return economy airfares with Qantas from Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane as well as two pre-cruise nights at the Hilton San Diego Resort & Spa and two nights in Copenhagen at the Marriott Hotel.

The cruise departs April 14 from San Diego, followed by day visits to Mexico, Guatemala, Costa Rica and through the Panama Canal to the city of Colon and Cartagena in Colombia.

The ship then sails to Miami, Florida and New York before making the trans-Atlantic crossing to Britain to visit England, Ireland, Northern Ireland and Scotland. There are further port visits to Le Havre, in France, and Oslo in Norway before disembarkation in Copenhagen, Denmark.

The package includes meals on board, transfers, air taxes and port charges.

Phone 1300 369 848, see

Stay for a swim

Rendezvous Reef Resort Port Douglas is just outside Port Douglas village, within walking distance of Four Mile Beach and an hour's drive from Cairns Airport. It's modern, with lush gardens and two lagoon pools as well as lap and children's pools.

The resort is offering a 40 per cent saving on accommodation in a two-bedroom standard villa when booking four nights or more.

Priced from $99 a night (rates vary seasonally), the offer includes use of all resort facilities, parking, and daily continental breakfast for two adults and two children.

The offer is valid until June 28.


Apple of their isle

Book APT's 12-day Royal Tasman escorted coach tour of Tasmania operating during the September-May season by July 31 and receive a discount of $500 a couple.

The tour includes accommodation, 21 meals, airconditioned coaches with reclining seats and on-board bathroom, APT's Freedom of Choice local tours and dining options, entrance fees and transfers.

There are overnight stays in Hobart, Port Arthur, Freycinet National Park, Launceston, Smithton, Cradle Mountain and Strachan.

Also included in the itinerary are Eaglehawk Neck, Coles Bay, Swansea, Bicheno, Bridestowe Lavender Farm, Woolmers Estate, Ross, Beauty Point, Devonport, Great Lake, Sheffield, Woolnorth, The Nut and Stanley, a Gordon River cruise, Lake St Clair, Mt Field National Park and Russell Falls.

This deal is featured in APT's just-released Tasmania brochure.

The tour is priced from $4545 a person, twin share, with the discount.

Phone 1300 229 804, see

This is not a daydream

Book three nights or more at Daydream Island Resort and Spa in the Whitsundays and save 65 per cent a night.

Normally priced at $504 a night, this deal is from $175 a night for two people.

It includes accommodation, buffet breakfast daily and lots of free guest activities, such as kayaking, movies in the open-air cinema, and the stingray and shark-feeding show.

The resort has a 16-treatment-room spa and extensive facilities for children.

The offer is valid for three-night minimum stays until the end of June, or until sold out. Transfers are not included.

Phone 1300 887 979 and quote "Wotif April Garden View". See

Maldives for family values

BYOKids has an eight-night luxury Maldives family holiday package on offer.

The package includes eight nights' accommodation at Sheraton Maldives Full Moon Resort & Spa for a family of two adults and two children sharing a beachfront cottage, speedboat transfers from Mali Airport to the resort, breakfast and dinner daily, and economy airfares ex-east coast of Australia to Mali and the Maldives. It is priced from $12,220 for a family of four and is valid for travel until December 23 or until sold out.

Phone 1300 296 543, see

Take a ride in Phnom Penh

The Frangipani Living Arts Hotel & Spa in Phnom Penh is on a quiet residential street near the Russian Market.

It is a 3½-star hideaway in the Cambodian capital, with fresh, modern furnishings, balconies off all rooms, two swimming pools and a rooftop fitness centre.

All guests can use the complimentary bikes to explore the city.

Save 50 per cent on the room price via, if booking two nights or more before April 24.

Travel must be by September 30.

Priced from $43 a night with the discount.