Australians all let us rejoice, for we are in desperate need… of a holiday

By: OAKS Hotels and Resorts  05-Apr-2012

Australians all let us rejoice, for we are in desperate need… of a holiday!

18 Jan 2012

With rates cheaper than (fish and) chips to eight of the best all-Aussie destinations, pack up your friends, the whole family… and barbie if you’ve got room, and let Oaks show you the true meaning of Australian spirit; from the city to the sea.


CBD beckons this Australia Day, why not experience the city in style at

? Located in the buzzing hub of Queensland’s most vibrant city, this 4.5 star Resort offers first class technology and facilities, keeping the modernity and style on high. With chic one and two bedroom, self-contained apartments, Oaks Festival Towers provides the perfect base to wander the nearby restaurants, bars, galleries, theatres, shopping strips, Treasury Casino and Botanical Gardens. A 25m heated lap and plunge pool, spa, sauna, gym and barbeque will also get the summer celebrations started. One-bedroom apartments start from as little as $139 per night (minimum 2 night stay).

A unique Northern Queensland escape,

very own boutique-style

espouses a tranquil and tropical atmosphere, located amongst lush gardens with breathtaking views of Magnetic Island and the turquoise ocean as far as the eye can see. Perfectly positioned in the heart of the cosmopolitan Palmer Street dining precinct, the options on offer are endless. Stay in one of the contemporary high-floor studios at Oaks M on Palmer starting from $119 per night (minimum 2 night stay), including late checkout and a $20 voucher to use at the hotel’s restaurant.


sojourn might just be what you’ve been waiting for, so get on board with

, a family-friendly beachside haven in Alexandra Headland; just minutes from Mooloolaba, Underwater World, trendy cafes, restaurants and retail rapture. With patrolled beaches and green parks at your fingertips, enjoy a game of cricket, cold beer with friends or Aussie barbeque at your leisure. Choose from a selection of one, two and three-bedroom apartments, all self-contained with full kitchen facilities, spa bath, spacious balcony and charming seaside décor. From just $129 per night (minimum 2 night stay), stay in a one-bedroom apartment and relax and unwind on this popular beach break.

One of the newest additions to the Oaks family,

strikes the ideal balance between city and sea; Aussie holidaymakers will wave their flags proudly and relish in the laid-back feel the

-based property offers. With unrivalled views of sparkling Moreton Bay, this 4.5 star resort adds a refreshing element to the seaside township, with a stunning swimming pool and Mediterranean style restaurant that will help create the ultimate summer delight. Indulge in all Oaks Mon Komo has to offer with a special Australia Day rate of $129 per night (minimum 2 night stay) in a one-bedroom apartment.

Located on

of NSW’s Central Coast,

name says it all. Offering Aussies the perfect long-weekend escape, soak up some sun, cool off in the unspoiled beaches, or cast the fishing line in the great Tuggerah Lake. With Studios starting from $109 per night, make Oaks Waterfront your destination of choice this Australia Day.

If relaxing in charming seaside surroundings sounds like your cuppa’ tea, check out

; with one and two bedroom contemporary self-contained apartments on offer for couples, families and groups from just $179 per night (two bedroom apartment). Bask in the spirit of all things Australian as you cook up a barbeque in the lush garden landscapes of the Resort, splash around in the heated pool and admire the many boats moored in the sparkling Nelson Bay marina.


adventure will have you celebrating all weekend long, with two of the city’s best Resort’s sharing the Aussie love.

, idyllically located on the popular foreshore of

, is offering one-bedroom apartments starting from just $149 per night. With an indoor heated lap pool, sauna, steam room, plunge pool and gym, live the life of luxury over the long-weekend.

If a city escape is more what you had in mind, indulge in 4.5 star resort accommodation in one of

most modern and stylish apartment buildings. Positioned amongst the bustling action of the northern city centre, an array of dining and retail options awaits your arrival. With South Australia’s most celebrated beaches and vineyards at your fingertips,

is where it’s at, with one-bedroom apartments also starting at $149 per night.  

Inject some excitement into your Australia Day this year with


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The information in this article was current at 27 Mar 2012

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With barbeques-a-burnin’, bikinis plentiful, and eskies and southern cross memorabilia galore, why not take the party somewhere new this year; scrap the backyard and blow-up pool and explore what our favourite nation has on offer with Oaks Hotels & Resorts. For more than a century, Aussies near and far have united as one, celebrated and commemorated what it means to be an Australian and live in the land down under.


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The Hotel’s stylish good looks; fashioned on New York Loft style, are complemented by contemporary decor and sleek inclusions in studio apartments that represent excellent value. When independent guests are impressed enough to take the time to share their experience with other travellers on Trip Advisor it really is a huge acknowledgment. Trip Advisor rates Oaks M on Palmer, Townsville In Australia’s Top 25 Trendiest Hotels.