Today’s best travel deals in Australia

The hottest flash travel sales that are happening right now. Our tip: Grab them quick before they sell out.

Right, first things first: bookmark this page now because it’s destined to become your hub for the best travel deals and flash sales happening at this very moment. We’re talking 50%, 60%, 70% (perhaps even more) off. The catch? They’re for a limited time only.

On the flipside, there are flash sales happening ALL THE TIME.

So even if you miss out on one, it’s just a matter of waiting until the next round of sales comes, well, around.

But honestly, why would you want to wait when you can jet set away on a bargain buy?

And these are pretty sweet bargains, if we do say so ourselves.

We’ll see YOU on the airplane.

Four Flash Travel Sales To Flash Your Credit Card At… Fast!

Our pick of the crop that you need to get in on.

Get $5,000 free in extras with Maldives holidays

Get $5,000 free in extras with Maldives holidays from My Maldives

Pack your bags and hop to a luxury holiday with up to $5,000 free in extras.

  • Travel dates: Select 2019 and 2020 dates
  • Inclusions: Accommodation at Shangri La’s Villingili Resort and Spa, return economy flights with Singapore Airlines, daily breakfast and dinner, free spa and more
  • Sale ends: 31 October 2019
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    Up to 25% off Europe tours or free flights to Europe

    Up to 25% off Europe tours or free flights to Europe from Contiki

    Take your time off and go on a tour Europe with up to 25% off sale.

  • Travel dates: March - November 2020
  • Destination: Various
  • Sale ends: 31 October 2019
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    Up to $3,000 in extras with 19-night Mediterranean cruises + flights

    Up to $3,000 in extras with 19-night Mediterranean cruises + flights from My Cruises

    Go on a cruise to destinations like Egypt, Italy, France and more with up to $3,000 free in extras.

  • Travel dates: 13 March 2021
  • Sale ends: 31 October 2019
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    USA flights from $889 return

    USA flights from $889 return from STA Travel

    Book discounted flights to USA and visit its iconic attractions like Golden Gate Bridge, Statue of Liberty and more.

  • Travel dates: October - November 2019
  • Sample flights: Melbourne-San Francisco
  • Sale ends: 31 October 2019
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    Who does regular flash sales?

    Almost everyone. What you have to look out for is that one niggling detail of when. We'll keep you posted, but in the meantime you can check them out (and join their mailing lists to be updated when and where they happen).

    Virgin Australia Happy Hour: It is a thing. And it happens every Thursday from 4pm-11pm AEST. Mark it on your calendar (recurring, naturally) and make sure you've got the credit card and your leave request handy.

    Virgin Australia Mate's Rates: Mate's Rates was launched in November 2016 offering discounts for groups of 2-9 people travelling together. It's since ditched the multi-ticket purchase requirement and is now about cheap flights to domestic locations. The sale runs monthly though the date is variable.

    Tiger Tuesday: Do your research over the weekend and then hit up Tigerair on Tuesdays to see what bargains they may have in-store. In the past the airline has offered fares as low as $9 one-way so you never know what may be waiting for you. Fares are launched on Tuesdays and end midday on the Wednesday.

    Flight Centre's Flight Club: Hot deals are released every Friday between 10am to 1pm. Unlike the other guys on this list, it's not just all about cheap flights. Also available may be cheap package deals, hotels, tours and cruises.

    Jetstar Fare Frenzy: This one's another Friday frenzy blitz of deals on domestic and international flights. Keep your eyed peeled and your finger on the pulse as they go super quick! The sale runs from midday until 8pm every Friday.

    Wotif Flyday: Friday is Flyday at Wotif central. Now, it's not EVERY Friday, but it's pretty damn constant and tends to focus on one destination that they slash the prices down on all day long. Keep and eye out and a sense of adventure ready.

    Scoot Take of Tuesday: Singapore's budget carrier scoots passengers across the skies for less on Tuesdays. The sale runs from 7am-3pm AEDT.

    Today's Best Travel Deals October 2019

    Trafalgar Tours Trafalgar Tours

    Up to 15% off worldwide tours

    Valid for travel on select dates. Destinations include Copenhagen, Oslo, Geiranger Paris, Rouen, Honfleur, Normandy, Loire Valley, Rome, Pompeii, Sorrento, Taormina, Edinburgh, Liverpool, Ludlow, Stonehenge and more. T&C's apply.

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    Airbnb Airbnb

    Refer a friend and get $25 Airbnb credit

    Give a friend $50 toward their first stay and get $25 credit for yourself toward a future booking.

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    Extra 8% off hotel bookings

    Valid on hotel stays worldwide on all dates, including over holidays like Easter, Christmas and New Year's Eve.

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    Europcar Europcar

    $1/day one-way car hire in Australia

    Valid on select dates on select car hire relocations in Australia. Destinations updated regularly.

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    DriveNow DriveNow

    Campervan hire from $5/day

    Available on select routes, dates and locations in Australia and New Zealand.

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