Essential service worker deals and discounts
It's their way of saying thank you for all the work that you do.
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Essential service workers such as doctors, nurses, paramedics, police, firefighters, teachers, childcare workers, carers and more have been working tirelessly to keep us healthy, safe and educated during these tough times.
To this we say: thank you.
In another show of appreciation and acknowledgement, many food outlets, car hire companies, shoe stores and utility companies are giving out freebies and discounts to frontline workers. Because you deserve it.
Here's a list of who's offering what.
Freebies, deals and discounts for essential service workers
|Brand||Discount||Valid for||More details|
|AAMI||Free roadside assist until 31 December 2020||Go to site|
|Accor Hotels||Exclusive staff rates||Go to site|
|Avis||$10 per day car hire||Go to site|
|Budget Australia||$10 per day car hire||Go to site|
|City of Sydney||Free on-street parkin||Go to site|
|David Jones||Free coffee||Go to site|
|DiDi||50% off rides in May||Go to site|
|Fratelli Fresh||Free meals until end June||Go to site|
|Frontliners||Free essentials kits||Go to site|
|Grill'd||50% off burgers at select stores until 15 June||Go to site|
|Hobart City Council||Free parking in Argyle Street carpark||Go to site|
|Hungry Jacks||Free drinks until 31 May 2020||Go to site|
|Hyandai||50% off scheduled maintenance service||Go to site|
|iPantry||20% off food care packages until 30 June using code health20||Go to site|
|Klook||Chance to win an experience in the state. Based on nomination. Competition closes 3pm on 28 May 2020.||Go to site|
|Koh Living||$20 off using code CAREVOUCH20||Go to site|
|Linkt||3-month toll credit from 1 April to 30 June 2020||Go to site|
|Lou Lou Lips||30% off||Go to site|
|Madame Tussauds||Free entry until 3 August||Go to site|
|McDonalds||Free small McCafe hot drink or medium soft drink||Go to site|
|Medcast and Critical Care Education Services||Free upskilling courses||Go to site|
|Melbourne Coffee Roaster||Free bag of coffee||Go to site|
|Mizuno||50% off footwear. Use code THANKYOU50||Go to site|
|Mr Guru||Free service||Go to site|
|NSW government||Free accommodation||Go to site|
|Optus||Waiving postpaid mobile access charges for 3 months||Go to site|
|Qatar||100,000 free economy class return flights||Go to site|
|RAC||Free roadside assistance in WA||Go to site|
|Red Rooster||Free quarter chicken meal||Go to site|
|Running Edge||20% off footwear||Go to site|
|SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast||Free entry until 31 December 2020||Go to site|
|Share with Oscar||Free parking Australia-wide||Go to site|
|SistaSaidSo+||30% off scrubs and fob watches using code FRONTLINE30||Go to site|
|Sizzler||Free coffee and cheese on toast||Go to site|
|South Australia state government||Free parking and free use of public transport||Go to site|
|Telstra||Priority messaging support||Go to site|
|Thrifty||Free car rental from 20 April to 15 July 2020||Go to site|
|Toyota||12c per litre of fuel from 18-31 May||Go to site|
|Uber||10 million free rides||Go to site|
|VIC government||Free accommodation||Go to site|
|Victoria's Basement||10% off at Auburn store only, until 31 May|
|Vodafone||Get the value of 2 months plan fee or 2 prepaid recharges free||Go to site|
|Wellness Footwear||30% off full priced items. Use code healthhero30||Go to site|
|Zambrero||Up to 20% off select stores||Go to site|
If you're offering frontline workers discounts, let us know in the comments below so we can add them to our list.
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