With school holidays taking place across the country it’s not too late to book a family friendly holiday. Check out some of the activities taking place over the next few weeks.
Virgin Australia Premiership Party - FREE event
Attend the ultimate post-match celebration when the MCG gates are open to the public from 6pm on Toyota AFL Grand Final day on Saturday 1 October. After the 2016 Toyota AFL Grand Final, home-grown talents Vance Joy and The Living End will play at the Virgin Australia Premiership Party. You can enjoy free performances from these artists and see the presentation of the 2016 AFL Premiers. The event runs from 6pm to 8pm with fans able to gain access via Gates 5, 6 and 7 at the MCG.
For those who are looking to travel to the remaining AFL Finals matches, we have travel packages available at: www.afltravel.com.au
Jurassic World - 20% discount for Velocity members
With just a couple of weeks to go until the incredibly popular Jurassic World Exhibition in Melbourne closes, now is the time to take the kids to see the world’s most life-like dinosaurs. View packages and book now. Velocity Frequent Flyer members get a 20% discount on full priced tickets by entering VELOCITY at the time of booking through Ticketmaster.
Parrtjima: A Festival in Light - FREE event
Alice Springs, the hub of the Red Centre, will be aglow this September as Parrtjima – A Festival in Light comes to life under the night sky. The first authentic Indigenous light festival of its kind in the world and Australia’s biggest-ever light show installation, Parrtjima– A Festival in Light will illuminate more than 2.5km of the majestic MacDonnell Ranges. Running over 10 nights from 23 September to 2 October 2016, the free event will showcase the oldest continuous culture on earth through the newest technology, using the 300-million-year-old landscape as a natural canvas. For more information visit Virgin Australia Holidays.
The Virgin Australia Supercars Championship is one of the most loved sports in Australia and when it comes to races they don’t get much bigger than the Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000 from 6-9 October at Mount Panorama. Four days of non-stop track action culminates in the 1000km race over 161 laps of the famous Mount Panorama circuit this race. Bathurst is located approximately 200kms from Sydney and a variety of accommodation options are available from hotels to camping.