LOS ANGELES -- The Australian Tourist Commission and Qantas Airways
have put together a 12-night air-and-land package to Australia with
savings of up to $1,000 per person.
Air-and-hotel vacation prices range from $1,500 to $2,400 from
Los Angeles, depending on the season and level of
Accommodations are in Accor hotels in Sydney, Melbourne and
The starting price from New York is $1,800.
The packages are valid from Nov. 1 through Aug. 31.
Seven Australia wholesalers, including Swain Australia Tours,
ATS Tours, Qantas Vacations, Abel Tasman Tours, Goway, Inta-Aussie
and Brendan Tours are selling the packages at the same prices.
The promotion also is being marketed directly to consumers who
call a toll-free number and then are randomly transfered to one of
Packages include four nights in each city with a choice of
hotels in three price ranges.
Add-on air is available from Boston; Chicago; Dallas; Las Vegas;
Miami; Newark; Portland, Ore.; San Diego; San Francisco; Seattle,
The packages also include all domestic flights within
For one of the seven participating wholesalers, call (800)
965-6252 or check out the Web site at www.australia.com.