Australia Day is the perfect opportunity to celebrate the proud history, traditions and values of our great nation. If you’re looking to plan a sneaky getaway this Australia Day, there’s plenty of affordable options for everyones tastes and styles. From big city pub crawls, to gorgeous sandy beaches, or quiet outback escapes, there’s no limit to your Australia Day activities. To boot, there’s plenty of cheap flights going, making it easy to get to anywhere.
If you’re looking to party (and party hard for that matter) then look no further than Australia’s most iconic city. With literally hundreds of awesome venues across the city, they’ll be no shortage of pubs and clubs to grab a few drinks and a cheap feed. Some top pub crawl spots include The Rocks, Newtown and Surry Hills, which are all easily accessible via public transport
Looking to bring the family? Jump on over to Byron, where you’ll find a heap of family activities, including a free ‘Breakfast in the Park’, official ceremony, Celebration of Indigenous Culture, lunch time BBQ’s, and plenty of other entertainment through out the day. It’s the perfect spot for any family with young kids to spend their Australia Day together.
If you want to really get in touch with Australia’s roots, you can visit what our greatest natural icon, Uluru. A once in a lifetime experience, there’s no better time than our national holiday to visit the Great Red Centre.
Love the beach? Then Queensland’s Surfers Paradise is the perfect option for you. With a multitude of gorgeous beaches and some of the best surfing in the world, you’re guaranteed to have a great Australia Day. Then if you somehow get tired of the waves, you’ll find yourself conveniently located half an hours bus ride from Australia’s theme park capital (including Seaworld, Dreamworld, Wet n Wild and Movieworld)
Hopefully that’s given you a few ideas of how to spend your Australia Day, but if you’ve thought of something even better, jump over to Zuji for heaps of deals on cheap flights!