$75 Virgin sale slashes prices on Queensland flights

Posted: 18 October 2021 10:39 am

Sort your summer holiday plans in the Sunshine State today.

TL;DR: What's the deal with this flight sale?

Cheapest flight available:

Travel dates
18 October to 12 December 2021

Flexible fares?
Yes, until 30 April 2022

Baggage included?

The Sunshine State is waiting to be explored with Virgin Australia launching the "Great Queensland Getaway" sale today.

The airline has slashed the prices on a number of routes including:

Travel dates run from now until 12 December 2021, perfect for last-minute spring and summer travel.

From brunch in Brisbane to snapping pictures with the Big Brolga in Townsville, adventure awaits. Book your flights in the Great Queensland Getaway sale now before it sells out.

Virgin Australia Group chief strategy and transformation officer, Alistair Hartely said, "This is a great opportunity for Queenslanders to see parts of this beautiful state that they might not have had the chance to visit in a while.

"Our award-winning cabin crew look forward to doing what they do best and welcoming Queenslanders on board and back into our skies."

The offer is part of the wider Great Queensland Getaway tourism campaign from the Queensland Government, which will also see reduced accommodation rates and up to 50% off tourism experiences to encourage travel within the state.

Backpacker swimming at Alligators nest swimming hole in Tully, north Queensland

How good are these Virgin sale fares?

Virgin's offer is great for locals who want to get travelling and support the local tourism economy, and it won't hurt your wallet either. On the Brisbane-Hamilton Island route, Virgin has the cheapest prices. Qantas' prices don't even come close starting from $293 one-way in the same October to December period.

Compare for yourself and find a deal with KAYAK.

For Velocity members, it's a good time to book flights and earn double status credits.

These Queensland flights are on sale until 11:59 AEST 31 October 2021, unless sold out prior.

These fares at a glance

  • Great flexibility: Virgin Australia's Passenger Promise guarantees free, unlimited date changes for travel up until 30 April 2022.
  • Good airline: Virgin will get you to your destination without trouble. Lite fares include carry-on, but be prepared to pay extra for seat selection, checked baggage and any snacks.
  • Good frequent flyer points: Earn 5 points for every $1 spent as a Velocity member. Earn 375 points on the cheapest one-way leg of this Virgin sale. Don't forget to enter the draw to win 1 million Velocity points in Virgin's VA-X & Win competition.
  • Great travel time: No transfers means direct flights and less stress.
  • Great weather: You can't go wrong with Whitsundays. Find perfect beach weather year-round on Hamilton Island, meaning anytime is the best time to visit. See our guide for the best things to do and don't forget to book your Hamilton Island accommodation.

See the full list of fares in this Virgin sale

FromToTravel periodFare (one-way)Book
BrisbaneCairns18 Oct 2021 to 12 Dec 2021$75Book flights
BrisbaneHamilton Island18 Oct 2021 to 12 Dec 2021$75Book flights
BrisbaneProserpine18 Oct 2021 to 12 Dec 2021$75Book flights
BrisbaneTownsville19 Oct 2021 to 8 Dec 2021$75Book flights
CairnsBrisbane18 Oct 2021 to 12 Dec 2021$75Book flights
Hamilton IslandBrisbane18 Oct 2021 to 12 Dec 2021$75Book flights
ProserpineBrisbane18 Oct 2021 to 12 Dec 2021$75Book flights
TownsvilleBrisbane19 Oct 2021 to 8 Dec 2021$75Book flights

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