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NEWS AND DEALS FROM PEPPERS
MAGNETIC ISLAND, QUEENSLAND
BED & BREKKY: There's so much to experience on Magnetic Island, from the amazing natural attractions to the allure of Peppers Blue on Blue Resort. Just 20 minutes by Fastcat ferry from Townsville, stay at the resort from $193* per night in a resort room with the Eco B&B special, which offers a possible upgrade to a Deluxe apartment upon request. Guests can also enjoy a romantic Valentine's Lunch or Dinner in the resort's on-site restaurant on February 13 and 14. Visit www.peppers.com.au or call 07 4758 2400.

THE WHITSUNDAYS, QUEENSLAND
ROMANCE BLOSSOMS: With Valentine's Day approaching it's time to treat your love to Peppers Palm Bay's Ultimate Indulgence Package at this intimate hideaway retreat, in the gorgeous Whitsundays. This romantic package delivers three nights accommodation for two people in a hideaway cabin, a complimentary welcome drink and a bottle of sparkling wine in-room when you arrive, daily breakfast, three course a-la-carte dinner each evening, water sports, day spa and one hour massage for you both, and return transfers from Shute Harbour to the resort. Priced to please at $738* per couple per night, show your passion for love with a stay at Peppers Palm Bay! Offer valid until the end of March. Visit www.peppers.com.au or call 1300 987 600.

ONE FREE NIGHT: At Peppers Palm Bay, in the gorgeous Whitsundays, stay three nights and only pay for two. Enjoy an indulgent escape in this tropical paradise, including a complimentary welcome drink on arrival, accommodation in a deluxe hideaway cabin, breakfasts, access to all non-motorised water sports, and a tranquillity rarely found in a holiday stay. From April 1 to August 31 pay for two nights from $410* per couple and get the third night free - add $50 extra per night for travel up to March 31, with a maximum of one free night per booking. Visit www.peppers.com.au or call 1300 987 600.

GOLD COAST HINTERLAND, QUEENSLAND
LOVE SHINES: Escape to the hills, spectacular views and intimate seclusion with Peppers Ruffles Lodge & Spa's Valentine Package for two. Immerse in the tranquillity of this prime location with absolute style and exclusivity, with a first class package of two nights luxury accommodation, French champagne, fresh fruit and chocolate on arrival, a one-hour full body relaxation massage for you both, gourmet three course candlelit dinner each evening, scrumptious breakfasts daily and turn down service nightly. Choose from a Garden Villa or Chums Spa Villa at $1325* per couple, a Treehouse Pool Villa at $1625* or the Executive Suite for $1725* per couple. Email ruffleslodge@peppers.com.au or call 07 5546 7411.

TWEED COAST, NEW SOUTH WALES
ROYAL TREATMENT: Imagine your own personal chef and waiter, your own private setting and three courses of the finest dining! Peppers Balé Salt at Kingscliff's Salt Village new in-room dining delivers just that with an exclusive culinary experience. A talented Chef from the Season restaurant kitchen brigade will cook up a three-course meal in guests' own apartments, along with your own dedicated waitperson servicing you to top off the evening. Available for between two and six guests and starting from $400 per couple, the in-room experience includes a glass of fine sparkling wine and tapas. Additional guests for dinner pay only $150 each. 48-hours notice required. Visit www.peppers.com.au or call 02 6674 7788.

BEND AND STRETCH: Relax with a weekend of soothing yoga at Peppers Salt Resort & Spa in the beautiful Salt Village, Kingscliff. The resort has four weekend yoga retreats planned for 2011 featuring yoga, wholesome dining and a revitalising spa treatment. Designed for all ability levels, the yoga retreats are from February 25-27, June 10-12, August 12-14 and November 4-6. YOGA TV host Kris McIntyre will host each event. Priced from $533* per person twin share, the all-inclusive escape includes two nights accommodation, full buffet breakfast daily, six yoga classes, a yoga mat, The Golden Door workshops and demonstrations, a 50-minute spa treatment at The Golden Door Spa, wholesome meals inspired by The Golden Door cook book and prepared by Peppers Salt Resort & Spa's new restaurant Season, full use of resort leisure facilities, unlimited in-room movies and more. Non-residential packages are available from $390* per person including all yoga classes, mat, The Golden Door Spa treatment, one dinner and two lunches. Call Louise Anker on 02 6670 5027 or email louise@conferencesandeventsatsalt.com.au

BYRON HINTERLAND, NSW
HINTERLAND HIDEOUT: The ultimate in relaxation and indulgence awaits you at Peppers Coorabell Retreat in the gorgeous Byron Bay hills, one of the most sought-after getaway locations around. On offer is an abundance of sub-tropical rainforest surrounds with wildlife and spectacular hinterland views, complete with the Ultimate Indulgence Package that includes accommodation for two in a Hinterland Suite, fine wine and cheese on arrival, private yoga sessions, two one-hour massage sessions and a seven-course tasting at the on-site restaurant, Wilson's by the Creek. Just 30 minutes north of Ballina or one hour south of the Gold Coast, this offer for two is just $799* per room per night. Or delight in the Rainforest Getaway from $200* per night including breakfast until January 31. Call 1300 987 600 or visit peppers.com.au

SOUTHERN HIGHLANDS, NEW SOUTH WALES
SWING INTO IT: Fine tune your game with an amazing golfing holiday package including a three day golf school at the top ranked Mt Broughton Golf and Country Club. Peppers Manor House at Sutton Forest will deliver with three nights of accommodation in the grand country style retreat including daily breakfasts, three days golf school with teaching professional Davyd Reeves and Q&A with golfing legend Frank Phillips, club house morning tea and lunches daily, as well as dinner nightly at Katers Restaurant all within the delightful country surrounds of this beautiful region. Don't miss this exclusive event, set for March 6 to 9 with the option of $890* per person in twin share accommodation or $1150* per person for single accommodation - bookings are essential. Visit www.peppers.com.au or call 02 4860 3111.

BUSINESS BUILDER: If you need a place for your upcoming conference then aim to impress with the first class facilities at Peppers Manor House. Superb deals include a complimentary stay for two people with events booked between February and April, with events booking ten rooms or more receiving a free 10-minute head or shoulder massage for delegates, a complimentary group boot camp session for bookings of 30 rooms or more and a complimentary bottle of local wine for delegates when 60 or more rooms are booked. Single accommodation starts at $179* per night including breakfast, a full-day delegate package is $60* and half-day package is $50* per person. Visit www.peppers.com.au or call 02 4860 3111.

COOL ESCAPE: Beating the heat this summer is easy with a breezy stay at Peppers Craigieburn, in Bowral. The eloquent rural feel of this beautiful spot makes it one of the region's premiere locations for holidays, conferences weddings and retreats. Until February 28, enjoy accommodation in an Elms Wing room, full breakfast and unlimited golf on your very own private nine hole golf course, all for $159* per person per night. Visit www.peppers.com.au or call 02 4862 8000.

SWEET SOUNDS: A stellar line-up of music is coming as Peppers Craigieburn prepares to bring you three ultimate live concert packages. Stay at Peppers Craigieburn on a 36-hectare country estate in the picturesque Southern Highlands and see three stunning headline acts coming up as part of the hugely successful 'Day On The Green' concert series, to be held just next door at Centennial Vineyards Bowral. From $529* per person for  INXS with Train and The Baby Animals on Australia Day, January 26,  to the power and soulful ambience of the amazing Joe Cocker in style, when he performs at Centennial Vineyards on February 13 from $569 per person, and  the one and only Lionel Ritchie on March 27 with Guy Sebastian, from $609* per person. Each package provides two nights stylish accommodation, gold tickets to the concert, daily breakfast and one fabulous three-course dinner. Call Peppers Craigieburn on 02 4862 8000 or email craigieburn.reception@peppers.com.au. For more concert information visit adayonthegreen.com.au.

HUNTER VALLEY, NEW SOUTH WALES

WHAT YOU NEED:  The Hunter Valley Concert Season is almost here with nearby Peppers retreats  inviting guests to rock out and then retire to the stunning ambience of their charming country accommodation.  Peppers Guest House and Peppers Convent, both offering elegant accommodation and indulgent leisure facilities in the Hunter Valley, are the perfect base from which to enjoy the shows. Legendary musicians and bands coming to perform at Hope Estate Winery in the Hunter include Sting on February 5 and Roxy Music on February 26. While A Day on the Green concerts at the Hunter's Bimbadgen Estate Winery will give you what you need with a hotly anticipate performance on January 29 by INXS, Baby Animals and Train, followed by the iconic Joe Cocker and George Thorogood with Diesel and The Dingoes on February 12. For Hunter Valley accommodation with Peppers Convent and Peppers Guest House, visit www.peppers.com.au. For A Day on the Green concert information visit www.adayonthegreen.com.au. For Hope Estate Winery concerts visit www.hopeestate.com.au/index.php?cat=4.

PORT STEPHENS, NEW SOUTH WALES
VALENTINE'S TREAT: A special weekend on the eve of Valentine's Day is sure to please with Peppers Anchorage offering a romantic deal for two. Situated by the seaside, the nautical feel of this luxurious resort has everything you need for an intimate escape. This weekend offer available for February 11 to 12, includes two night's accommodation in an Anchorage Room for two including sparkling wine and chocolate on arrival, full buffet breakfast daily, three-course dinner on one night in the recently refurbished Merrett's Restaurant and a gourmet picnic hamper with sparkling wine, all from $750*. Visit www.peppers.com.au or call 02 4984 2555.

DAYLESFORD, VICTORIA
CHILL OUT: Set amidst the stunning Daylesford and Macedon Ranges region, Peppers Springs Retreat & Mineral Spa at Hepburn Springs offers a cool luxury escape from the summer heat. With refreshing mineral pools, water therapy treatments and healthy summer menus, it's the perfect setting for a truly relaxing escape.  Why not try the 'Chill, Soak and Relax' summer special with a 90-minute pass to our Mineral Spa water therapy zone including steam rooms, sauna and a soak in a mineral enriched spa overlooking lush gardens. Two-night packages are from $420* in a Traditional Room, $520* in a Spa Room, $620* in a Superior Room or $780* in a first class Spa Villa. Valid for travel to 09/03/11. Call 03 5348 2202 or visit peppers.com.au/springs.

GREAT OCEAN ROAD, VICTORIA
CONFERENCE SPECIAL: Whether you have a cosy 10 or a busy 400 delegates to impress, Peppers The Sands in Torquay can help you make the most with its summer special for conferences. Just over an hour from Melbourne, this premium golf resort features 112 various guest rooms, a state of the art conference centre, indoor pool, gymnasium and restaurant. Single studio rooms start at $209* per night including breakfast, with a conferencing day package rate of $65* per person, which is $5 off the standard rate. Add a round of golf for  $65 per person, including 18 holes with cart hire. Valid for new bookings only and for events held before March 31. Call 03 5264 3333 or email ebony.kirk@peppers.com.au.

NORTH EAST, TASMANIA
JOYOUS JANUARY: Get in quick to enjoy a great break at Peppers Calstock in Deloraine with this month's special package that includes overnight accommodation for two. Stay in a Garden Queen Room from $250* per night, a Deluxe Queen Room from $325*, or a King Spa Room from $395*, on offer until January 31. Call 1300 987 600 or visit peppers.com.au/calstock

CAST AWAY: Escape the heat and head south to Peppers Calstock, an exclusive and elegant boutique-style retreat just a short drive from Launceston. Couples can stay in a Garden Queen Room from $250* per night until March 20. If fishing is your passion, then try our exclusive Fly Fishing Adventure - an all-inclusive package suited to both beginners and seasoned enthusiasts. The package includes one night's deluxe accommodation, cooked breakfast, a one-day guided fly fishing adventure with Trout Territory including tuition (if needed), a hearty lunch, transport and all fishing equipment. Learn fishing strategies, flies, techniques and all things trout whilst enjoying the pristine rivers and lakes of Northern Tasmania. The Fly Fishing Package starts from $885* per person single share or from $1075* twin share including fishing for two persons. Added extras include your Tasmanian angling license for $19.50 and dining on a three-course dinner at Peppers Calstock for $90* per person. Valid for travel until March 31. Call (03) 6362 2642 or email calstock@peppers.com.au.

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