TROPICAL NORTH QUEENSLAND
CYCLONE NEWS: None of the Peppers, Mantra and BreakFree properties in Tropical North Queensland were damaged after the impact of Tropical Cyclone Yasi. Mantra Group operates 12 properties in Cairns, Port Douglas and Palm Cove, with all properties including BreakFree Royal Harbour on The Esplanade in Cairns, now open for business and operating as usual. Electricity, telephones and internet access has been restored to all properties in the region. Mantra Group Director of Operations Mark Hodge praised the efforts of his team throughout the cyclone process. "Our team followed tried and tested procedures to ensure the safety of guests, team members and physical properties. The speed in which they cleaned up the aftermath is extremely commendable," said Mr Hodge.
SUNSHINE COAST, QUEENSLAND
LET'S DO LUNCH: Why wait until Valentine's Day when you can spend Valentine's Eve dining out with your partner and even take the family. BreakFree Rainbow Shores, located right in the heart of Rainbow Beach, has the on-site BreakFree Rainbow Shores Pavilion Restaurant & Bar hosting its 'Pig On The Spit' lunch on Sunday, February 13, with live entertainment from noon to 4pm on the deck. Grab your fill for $15 per adult, while children eat for only $1 per year of their age. Call 132007 or visit breakfree.com.au.
HEAD TO NOOSA: The perfect getaway awaits in the holiday haven of Noosa, with BreakFree Noosa International nestled perfectly on the hilltop just a short stroll from the iconic Laguna Bay beachfront and Hastings Street. BreakFree Noosa International's 'Escape Now' promotion is offering a 'pay for three and stay for four nights' deal during February on One and Two Bedroom units, so with Valentine's Day fast approaching, why not treat your special one to a relaxing sub tropical resort escape. Enjoy an array of superb dining, shopping, fantastic on-site facilities, bushwalks in Noosa National Park, perfect surf or a swim in the pristine and calm waters that the area boasts. Surf fans should also get in early with bookings during the famous Noosa Festival of Surfing, set for March 12-20. Call 132 007 or visit breakfree.com.au.
TROPICAL NORTH QUEENSLAND
SEA THIS: Stay for three nights and only pay for two until the end of March at BreakFree Royal Harbour in Cairns, overlooking Trinity Bay right on the Esplanade. Seaside breezes, elegant dining, the spectacular Cairns Esplanade Lagoon and easy access to the Great Barrier Reef marine park are just some of the benefits of this prestigious location, with One Bedroom Ocean View Apartments starting from $177* per night. Visit breakfree.com.au or call 132 007.
SUNSHINE COAST, QUEENSLAND
ESCAPE NOW: Hit the waves or dip into our expansive tropical lagoon pool at BreakFree Alexandra Beach, situated right at Alexandra Headland just minutes from Mooloolaba. With the 'Escape Now' package you can stay for three nights but only pay for two. Score a Studio Apartment from $128* per night or pay just $256* for three nights, or a One Bedroom from $150* per night or pay just $300* for three nights. It's the perfect way to spend a long Valentine's weekend away with one night for absolutely free. Call 132 007 or visit breakfree.com.au..
SAVOUR SUMMER: There's still time to take that summer holiday on your wish list, thanks to BreakFree's End of Summer sale on until March 31. Stay with BreakFree Grand Pacific in Caloundra from $149* per night in a one Bedroom Apartment with Garden Views for four nights yet pay for only three. Or choose BreakFree French Quarter opposite Noosa Beach for 4 nights, but pay for only three from from $200* per night in a One Bedroom Apartment. Another popular option is BreakFree Noosa International for 4 nights, but pay for only three from $167* per night in a One Bedroom Suite. Call 132 007 or visit breakfree.com.au for full details.
DEUCE DEAL: Caloundra comes alive in February with the Caloundra Tennis International until February 13, with BreakFree Grand Pacific serving up a great deal for One Bedroom Garden View rooms from $139* per night. Stay in style at the resort, located right on Bulcock Beach and just 500m away from the tennis courts, not to mention easy access to shopping, dining and more. Call 132 007 or visit breakfree.com.au.
A SHORE THING: A relaxing escape awaits you at BreakFree Rainbow Shores, located right in the heart of Rainbow Beach, right next to the golf course and a short stroll from the beach. During February and March stay for three nights and only pay for two, from $140* per night in a One Bedroom Apartment, from $170* per night in a Two Bedroom Apartment or relax in the new Bluewater Townhouses from $170* per night. Call 132007 or visit breakfree.com.au.
INDULGE & REFRESH: The popular BreakFree French Quarter in one of the best locations in Noosa right opposite the beach and in the heart of Hastings Street, is proud to announce recent upgrade and construction works are now completed, giving the new-look resort a reason to celebrate with its guests. Take advantage of the resort's Refresh Stay offer, comprising One Bedroom Deluxe accommodation from $189* and Two Bedroom Deluxe accommodation from $228* per night. The package includes a personal pamper pack with Voss water, assorted fine tea bags and a Serendipity Spa gift pack with exfoliating facial scrub, lip balm, hand and nail cream, foot cream and gel. Visit breakfree.com.au or call 132 007.
FRASER COAST, QUEENSLAND
IT'S STILL SUMMER: BreakFree Great Sandy Straits located in scenic Hervey Bay is ready and waiting for you to take that summer break you wanted, with an End Of Summer special on until March 31. Stay for 4 nights and pay for only 3, in a Studio Room from $116* per night, giving you lots of free time to explore the region's unique natural attractions. Call 132 007 or visit breakfree.com.au.
NORTHERN RIVERS, NEW SOUTH WALES
PICTURESQUE BYRON: Be the envy of your friends and send them a postcard from your stay in beautiful Byron Bay. Until the end of March, BreakFree Eco Beach is offering one free night extra when you book for four or more nights in one of their resort style One Bedroom apartments, starting from $220* per night. Enjoy an afternoon stroll along the wide expanse of Belongil Beach, cool off in the swimming pool or take in the eccentricity of Byron Bay's many shops and cafes, all within a short walk from the resort. Call (02) 6639 5700 or visit breakfree.com.au.
NORTH COAST, NEW SOUTH WALES
HIGH SPEED ACTION: The FIA World Rally Championship returns to Australia in September and is sure to kick up the dust at its new home in Coffs Harbour. To celebrate, BreakFree Aanuka Beach is offering up a sensational deal to coincide with the event, with rooms from $218* per night, including full buffet breakfast for two. The event - round 10 of 13 in the series - will showcase the absolute best in heart-pounding off-road motorsport, with the top drivers and major manufacturers Subaru, Ford, Citroen and Suzuki battling it out in a selection of gravel forestry and shire roads around the scenic Coffs Harbour area. This amazing event is sure to rev things up so book early to avoid disappointment. *Valid for travel between September 4 to 12. Call 132 007 or visit breakfree.com.au.
GOLD COAST, QUEENSLAND
DRIVING DEAL: The ANZ RACV Australian Ladies Masters golf tournament is swinging into action this February on the Gold Coast. Follow the fairways and take in the gorgeous beaches with a stay at BreakFree Diamond Beach, situated less than 100m from the Broadbeach foreshore, right by the Pacific Fair shopping megaplex and a short drive from the event. This world-class golfing competition at the RACV Royal Pines course runs from February 9 to 13 with BreakFree Diamond Beach offering up Deluxe 2 Bedroom resort-style apartments from $172* per night for a minimum of 5 nights, where guests can soak it up poolside or head over to watch the golf - it's up to you. Visit breakfree.com.au or call 132 007. For tournament information visit www.ladiesmasters.com.
SURFERS SPECIALS: There is still plenty of time to take that Surfers Paradise break you'd hoped for with the BreakFree Gold Coast End of Summer sale on now with amazing offers on accommodation. Until March 31, stay at BreakFree Moroccan in a One Bedroom Apartment from $170* per night for three nights and get the fourth night free, or choose to stay at BreakFree Peninsula in a Two Bedroom Apartment from $225* per night for three nights and get the fourth night free. Also in the heart of Surfers Paradise is BreakFree Imperial Surf, which has Two Bedroom Ocean View Apartments from $210* per night, where you can stay for four nights but pay for only three. Visit breakfree.com.au or call 132 007.
BROADBEACH BONANZA: Grab an incredible accommodation offer during the BreakFree End of Summer sale on now. Stay at BreakFree Savannah in Broadbeach in a stylish Studio Room from $145* per night and pay for just two nights, receiving a third night free. Sale ends February 28 but valid for travel until April 21. Call 132 007 or visit breakfree.com.au.
*Conditions apply. Subject to availability. Minimum stays and blockout dates may apply.