Qantas Airways' Aussie AirPass Sale Starts at Just US$850

    Canadian Travelers Can Fly Down Under from Los Angeles, San Francisco and
Honolulu and Get Three Australian Stopover Cities

    VANCOUVER, CANADA, October 30 /CNW/ - There has never been a better time
for Canadian travelers to plan an exciting trip to Australia. For a limited
time, Qantas Airways is offering its popular Aussie AirPass at the lowest
prices of the year for purchase through 30 June 2008. Fares starting at US$850
(plus taxes and fees) include international economy flights departing from Los
Angeles, San Francisco or Honolulu to Sydney, Melbourne or Brisbane, and up to
three additional qualifying cities for travel between November 17-29, 2007,
May 1-31, 2008 and August 1-31, 2008.

    All Qantas Aussie AirPasses include round-trip economy class air
transportation plus three qualifying cities within Australia for one low fare
and are based on seasonality and zones for Canadian residents.

    "This Aussie AirPass fare sale offers tremendous value for travelers from
all over Canada who wish to escape to sunny Australia for the first time, or
take advantage of the savings for a subsequent trip," said Wally R. Mariani,
senior executive vice president, The Americas and Pacific, Qantas Airways.
"Qantas is not only committed to providing the best value with the popular
AirPass, but also the most comfortable and enjoyable in-flight experience for
all passengers," he added.

    Choice of Australian cities in Zone 1 with the Aussie AirPass include the
following popular destinations: Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide,
Canberra, Gold Coast, Hobart, Launceston and Newcastle. Additional AirPass
dates and cities are available at an additional cost.

    All Qantas Airways transpacific flights include complimentary meals, bar
service and personal seat-back TV screens in all classes, with endless on
demand entertainment and game options featuring over 400 choices.

    For reservations or more information on the Aussie AirPass now on sale,
travelers may contact a travel professional or Qantas Airways reservations at
(800) 227-4609. Zone and seasonal information is also available on the Web
site at

    About Qantas Airways

    Qantas Airways is a global air carrier with more than 200 aircraft
offering service to 142 destinations in 40 countries. Offering more non-stop
flights to Australia and New Zealand than any other carrier, Qantas provides
convenient connections from its gateways in New York, Los Angeles, San
Francisco and Honolulu. Acknowledged with the 2006 Avion Award for Best
Overall In-flight Entertainment, Qantas has long been recognized for its
continued focus on excellence in the air as well as on the ground. In its
latest issue, Travel + Leisure magazine rated the Aussie AirPass as the best
deal in travel to Australia.

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