Thomas Cook unveils Oz packages

Thomas Cook has launched a unique programme of package holidays to Australia, to
make visits down under simple and affordable for Britons.In addition to flights,
hotels and transfers to destinations all over Australia, Thomas Cook is offering
escorted tours, independent itineraries and fly-drives.  Other options include
cruising in Cairns, hotel passes and tours by rail.

This is the first time that Thomas Cook has offered holidays to Australia within its
own programme. Flights are with a choice of scheduled airlines, and the variety of
destinations is vast, from the major cities to new South Wales, Tasmania, the
Northern Territory and Queensland. New Zealand is also featured, as are South
Pacific destinations including Fiji, the Cook Islands and Tahiti. Stopover
destinations are also featured in the brochure, such as Dubai, Singapore, Bangkok,
Hong Kong and Kuala Lumpur.

One of the key innovations in the 196-page brochure, Thomas Cook Australia, New
Zealand & the South Pacific, are the Discover Downunder itineraries. Thomas Cook
offers a choice of three itineraries: Sydney & Southern Queensland over 15 nights;
Sydney, Cairns & Brisbane over 18 nights; and Melbourne, Sydney & Cairns over 19
nights. These routes are ideal for first-time visitors to Australia as they provide
a manageable tour of Australia’s most famous sights and experiences.