10 of the best RACV discounts and travel deals for Summer

Living Well | RACV | Posted on 28 January 2020

RACV member benefits and travel deals to take advantage of over summer.

Being an RACV member has its perks. Members get access to range of exclusive discounts, attraction tickets and escape deals. These are our picks of this month's best RACV member benefits.

Big mouth opening to Luna Park in Melbourne

Get ready for the ride of a lifetime with 10 per cent off entry to Luna Park. 


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Enjoy a little theme park adventure

The warmer weather is finally here, which can mean only one thing: it's officially theme park season. RACV members save on entry to a range of Victoria's top theme parks, including Sovereign Hill, Adventure Park Geelong, Luna Park, Gumbaya World and more.

Get lost in a cactus maze

Step into a scene from an old Hollywood Western movie at Cactus Country. With eight different trails traversing nearly five hectares of beguiling cactus gardens, this is an unforgettable out-of-Australia experience you can have without leaving Victoria. RACV members save 10 per cent on entry to Cactus Country.

Jump aboard the Q Train 

Get your ticket to a gourmet ride when you board Queenscliff's extraordinary gourmet Q Train. The lovingly restored heritage train now houses a boutique restaurant and travels the scenic Bellarine Railway while dishing up a degustation lunch or dinner as spectacular scenery passes by. The Q Train has four dining carriages, including two Q Class carriages for social dining and the more romantic First Class experience in private compartments for two. RACV members save 10 per cent on Q Train dining experiences.

*Many tickets need to be pre-purchased online; always read the terms and conditions before booking.

Viw of MONA gallery across the Derwent River

Treat yourself to a city escape at RACV/RACT Hobart Apartment Hotel and explore Tasmania's incredible MONA art gallery.


Top summer escape deals


 
Cobram Weekend Special

Extend your weekend in the Murray River Region with a stay at RACV's sun-drenched Cobram resort. Stay in a Cabin or Apartment on a Friday and Saturday night, and add on the Sunday night for just $50* for RACV Members. And you won't have to worry about leaving your fur babies behind, with Cobram resort now boasting a range of pet-friendly cabins.

Summer Gippsland Getaway

With panoramic views across Bass Strait and Andersons Inlet, the eco-friendly multi-award winning RACV Inverloch Resort is the ideal base for a summer getaway. Your Summer Gippsland Getaway package includes two nights' accommodation for two in a resort room, a two-course dinner at Radius Restaurant (which recently launched its new menu) and breakfast daily from $419. RACV members also get two drinks on arrival at Zenith Lounge as well as a late checkout.

Hobart Hideaway

Going to Hobart to enjoy the best MONA has to offer? Let RACV organise your accommodation, gallery entry, transport and breakfast for you. The MONA escape deal includes overnight accommodation, breakfast for two, entry to Mona and return ferry transfers, from $260 per night. 

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$9 Movie Mondays

Movie Mondays are the new cheap Tuesdays. Score $9 tickets* when you pre-purchase your Village Cinema movie tickets online or from an RACV retail store. You can also add on a popcorn and drink combo for just $7. If you can't wait for a Monday movie date, take advantage of cheap movie tickets all year round with an exclusive 30 per cent discount off the standard ticket price at Village, Hoyts and Palace Cinemas.

Get some new eye candy

Are you looking for an excuse to upgrade your sunglasses? How about 25 per cent off at Specsavers? RACV  Members can see clearly with 25 per cent off one pair of glasses with standard single vision lenses from the $149 range or above. Show your card and save for access to this eye-opening saving.

Airport parking

Never pay full price to park at Tullamarine again. RACV members save up to 10 per cent on short- and long-term parking at a range of airport parking partners, including Andrew's Airport Parking, Busy Beaver, A1 Airport Parking, Jetport Security Parking and Ace Airport Parking and Easy Airport Parking, as well as discounts for the at terminal and long-term car parks.

Discount car/van rental

Moving house? RACV members save 15 per cent on car hire (including moving vans) through Thrifty. You can also get 30 per cent off GPS hire and upgrade to Premium or Ultimate Protection for just $5 a day.

*Tickets valid at participating cinemas for traditional cinema sessions on a Monday only, excluding Victorian Public Holidays and School Holidays.