Cheap Weekend Getaways: Brisbane, Barossa Valley and Hunter Valley

Stephanie Yip 7 September 2017

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The best last-minute breaks you can book for a relaxing September weekend.

Spring is well under way and if you're searching for that mini-break to ring in the sunshine, we know a discounted stay or two that can get you on your way.

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$95 per night: Overnight stay at Astor Metropole on Spring Hill, Brisbane (save 60%)

Split across two buildings, the historic Astor and the contemporary Metropole apartment towers, the Astor Metropole makes for the perfect Brisbane getaway.

One- and two-night stays are available as is the chance to include a hot buffet breakfast for an extra $20.

Book by: ASAP
Travel dates: Until 23 February 2018
How much do I save? A one-night stay for two in a queen or twin room is valued at $239.
Book: Overnight stay Astor Metropole on Spring Hill, Brisbane


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$99 per night: Overnight stay at Lyndoch Hill, Barossa Valley (save 50%)

Welcome spring at one of Australia's most highly acclaimed wine regions.

On top of access to wineries and cellar doors, Lyndoch Hill is nestled amongst an extensive rose garden of over 30,000 flowers.

This stay includes daily continental breakfast for two and late check out.

Book by: ASAP
Travel dates: Until 22 December 2017
How much do I save? A one-night stay in the garden view room is valued at $202.
Book: Overnight stay at Lyndoch Hill


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$119 per night: Overnight stay at Best Western Hunter Gateway, Hunter Valley (save 65%)

Around two hours north of Sydney is the stunning Hunter Valley region and its bevy of cellar doors, wineries and spas.

Take your other half away for less with this Groupon deal. It includes breakfast for two, a bottle of wine on arrival and late checkout.

Book by: ASAP
Travel dates: Until 31 March 2018
How much do I save? A one-night stay in a standard room at Best Western Hunter Gateway is valued at $344.
Book: Overnight stay at Best Western Hunter Gateway


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$239 for two nights: Two nights at Seashells Broome, Cable Beach (50% off)

Imagine 4.5-star accommodation moments from the beautiful Cable Beach. Palm trees surround the area and the hotel pool is but a dip away. Welcome to Seashells Broome.

It's your luxurious home away from home, and right now you can steal two nights of heaven for $239.

Ideal for couples or families, all rooms come equipped with kitchens, laundries and either a balcony or verandah.

Book by: 31 March 2018
Travel dates: 1 November 2017-30 April 2018. Black out dates apply.
How much do I save? A two-night stay is valued at $480.
Book: Two-night stay in a one-bedroom apartment at Seashells Broome


Book in advance

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$299: Overnight stay at The Star, Gold Coast (60% off)

Five-star resort hotels don't get much better than this...in quality or in price!

Stay one or three nights and you'll not only get a room fit for a star, but you'll also receive free breakfast for two at Food Fantasy, a bottle of wine on arrival and free Wi-Fi.

Superior deluxe and executive deluxe rooms are available to cater to up to three guests.

Book by: ASAP
Travel dates: 3 September 2017-2 September 2018, blackout dates apply
How much do I save? An overnight stay in the superior deluxe room is $503.
Book: Overnight stay at The Star, Gold Coast


Each week, Cheap Weekend Getaways will let you know about the last-minute holidays that you can book for the upcoming weekend.

All hotels and holiday packages are available to book for the weekend at the time of writing.

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