Other Discounted Accommodation

RAAF Welfare Edinburgh

Location : Barmera – SA (Lake Bonnie)

Website : ednwelfare.com.au

Two Shacks
  • Fully self-contained
  • Up to 6 people (2 bedrooms)
  • For current serving members and Defence APS

Watsonia Area Amenities Fund and Committee (WAAC)

Location: Philip Island – VIC (Cowes Caravan Park) – Beach

Website: www.watsoniaaac.weebly.com

Caravan
  • Fully self-contained (caravan park ablutions)
  • Up to 5 people
  • Eligibility includes also Defence contractors, Defence Bank and Military Bank

Navy Canteens

Wesbite: www.navycanteens.com.au

Locations:

  • Philip Island – VIC (Cowes Caravan Park) – Beach
  • Ulladulla – NSW (Big 4 Bungalow Park) – Beach
  • Forster – NSW (Forster Holiday Village) – Beach
NSW Beach Holiday Parks
  • Discount rate
    • – 30% Navy
    • – 20% other services
    • – 15% public services

Army Amenities Fund

Wesbite: www.armyholidays.com.au

Locations:

  • Docklands – Melbourne VIC 
  • Coogee Brach – Sydney NSW 
  • Goolwa Beach – Near Adelaide SA 
Apartments & Holidays Homes
  • Eligibility also includes Defence contractors, Defence Bank and Military Bank

Docklands

  • 1 x 2 Bedroom (up to 4 people)
  • 1 x 3 Bedroom ( up to 6 people)

Coogee

  • 2 x 2 Bedroom (up to 6 people)

Goolwa

  • 3 x 3 Bedroom (up to 6 people)
  • Access to South Lakes Golf Course
  • 4 non-competition memberships available with others to pay green fees and includes access to bar and meal facilities
  • Low and High Season Rates

Defence Holidays NQ

Location: Trinity Beach – Cairns QLD 

Wesbite: www.defenceholidaysnq.com.au

Holiday Apartments
  • 5 x 1 Bedroom (up to 4 people)
  • 10 x 2 Bedroom (up to 6 people)
  • 2 x Wheelchair accessible 2 Bedroom (up to 6 people)

Defence Holidays NQ

Locations: Cape Trib & Daintree, Port Douglas, Atherton, Carins, Paronella Park, Innisfail to Ingham, Townsville, Magnetic Island, Bowen, Airlie Beach – QLD

Wesbite: www.defenceholidaysnq.com.au

Discounted accommodation and activities across North Queensland

St George’s Defence Holiday Suites

Location: Coolangatta Beach – Gold Coast QLD 

Wesbite: www.stgeorges.net.au 

The Garland Beachfront Apartments

Operated by the Service Personnel Anglican Help Society Inc for Service and ex Service personnel and their families. 

  •      – Studio Suite – Garden View (up to 2 people)
    • – Studio Suite – Ocean View (up to 2 people)
    • – Studio Suite – Garden View – Accessible Ensuite (up to 2 people)
    • – Studio Suite – Ocean View – Accessible Ensuite (up to 2 people)
    • – 2 Bedroom – 1 Bathroom – Garden View (up to 4 people)
    • – 2 Bedroom – 2 Bathroom – Garden View (up to 4 people)
    • – 3 Bedroom – superior Ocean View (up to 6 people)

Bullwarra Seaside Apartments

Location: Terrigal – Central Coast NSW

Wesbite: www.bulwarra.com.au 

Bulwarra Seaside Apartments
  • Eligible for serving and former serving of ADF and Allied Defence Forces and Defence Public Servants. 
  • Members do not need to accompany family members during their stay.
  • Accomodation
    • – 1 bedroom apartment (up to 6 people)
    • – 2 bedroom apartment (up to 8 people)
    • – Villa apartment (up to 6 people)
    • – Minibul Cottage (up to up to 12 people)
    • – Trebetha Cottage (up to 5 people)

Armed Forces Vacation Club

Locations: Various Locations throughout Australia and Overseas

Wesbite: www.afvclub.ca

Key Points
  • The Canadian Armed Forces Vacation Club has allowed Australian Armed Forces access to the program. 
  • Eligible to current and former serving members of the ADF
  • Access is free although you must register to access the discounted accommodation. There is also a Premium membership available that provides higher discounts for an annual fee.
  • Prices are in United State dollars, including Australian accommodation, so ensure you convert back to Australian dollars to determine real cost to you.

Australian Partners of Defence (APOD)

Locations: Throughout Australia

Wesbite: www.apod.com.au

Australia-Wide - Accommodation, Activities and Service Discounts
  • APOD is an Australian owned and operated organization found by veteran families for veteran families.
  • Offers a variety of discounted accommodation, activities and general services.
  • Over 100 accommodation offers including large hotel chains to small ex-veteran owned businesses
  • Register today to access discounts