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Balgownie Estate in Bendigo offers midweek glamping and wine experience. Stay overnight in an air-conditioned safari tent for two people with self-contained ensuite. Meander through the vineyards on your way to a wine tasting at the cellar door. Watch the sun rise over the vines before enjoying a pre-packaged continental breakfast. Price: $305 for 1 night Visit: redballoon.com.au Explore the Gold Coast hinterland using the The Kooralbyn Valley as your base. Two-night stay for two or four people in the resort by the golf course, with daily breakfast for two, bottle of wine during your stay and late check-out. Enjoy the resort activities, including the outdoor pool, tennis courts, mini putt putt course and the on-site restaurant. Valued at up to $517. Price: $249 for 2 nights Visit: groupon.com.au Stay at the base of Mount Gibraltar surrounded by country gardens at The Sebel Bowral Heritage. Enjoy a bottle of wine on arrival at your upgraded one-bedroom apartment while enjoying the lush greenery. If the country air makes you a little sleepy, take advantage of the late-check out to 12pm. Price: from $239 per person Visit: flightcentre.com.au Located on happening Franklin Street, the Avani Adelaide Residences are within walking distance to cool bars, restaurants and shopping precincts. Daily breakfast and bottle of wine on arrival included. Late 12pm checkout an option (subject to availability). Ability to upgrade to a five-course degustation dinner package. Price: from $279 for 2 nights Visit: luxuryescapes.com.au Enjoy a boutique NSW country escape at Blueberry Hills on Comleroy. Indulge with a glass of wine on arrival accompanied with grazing board of cured meats, cheeses and crackers. Daily breakfast cooked with produce from the farm. $40 food and drinks credit to use at Schembrae’s at Kurrajong. Guided ‘meet-and-feed’ with the farm’s resident alpacas. Price: from $329 for 2 nights Visit: scoopon.com.au Stay in scenic surroundings between the Pacific Ocean and Tuggerah Lake at the luxury Pullman Magenta Shores. Enjoy the five-star treatment with a welcome cocktail on arrival, daily a la carte breakfast at Barretts Restaurant, $50 food and drinks credit per room for Barretts Restaurant or Shallows Bar, $20 golf credit per person towards 18 holes of golf and $25 spa credit per person. Price: from $399 for 2 nights Visit: scoopon.com.au Crowne Plaza Adelaide offers breathtaking views over the city to the hills, heated outdoor infinity pool and promises the best cocktail bar in town. As an opening special, take advantage of 2 nights stay in an upgraded Deluxe Room, choice of serviced buffet or a a la carte breakfast, two drink vouchers and late checkout of 12pm. Price: from $370 for 2 nights Visit: exclusive.hotel.qantas.com.au …you might also enjoy

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Country Vic: midweek glamping

Balgownie Estate in Bendigo offers midweek glamping and wine experience. Stay overnight in an air-conditioned safari tent for two people with self-contained ensuite. Meander through the vineyards on your way to a wine tasting at the cellar door. Watch the sun rise over the vines before enjoying a pre-packaged continental breakfast.

Explore the Gold Coast hinterland using the The Kooralbyn Valley as your base. Two-night stay for two or four people in the resort by the golf course, with daily breakfast for two, bottle of wine during your stay and late check-out. Enjoy the resort activities, including the outdoor pool, tennis courts, mini putt putt course and the on-site restaurant. Valued at up to $517.

Stay at the base of Mount Gibraltar surrounded by country gardens at The Sebel Bowral Heritage. Enjoy a bottle of wine on arrival at your upgraded one-bedroom apartment while enjoying the lush greenery. If the country air makes you a little sleepy, take advantage of the late-check out to 12pm.

Price: from $239 per person

Located on happening Franklin Street, the Avani Adelaide Residences are within walking distance to cool bars, restaurants and shopping precincts. Daily breakfast and bottle of wine on arrival included. Late 12pm checkout an option (subject to availability). Ability to upgrade to a five-course degustation dinner package.

Price: from $279 for 2 nights

Enjoy a boutique NSW country escape at Blueberry Hills on Comleroy. Indulge with a glass of wine on arrival accompanied with grazing board of cured meats, cheeses and crackers. Daily breakfast cooked with produce from the farm. $40 food and drinks credit to use at Schembrae’s at Kurrajong. Guided ‘meet-and-feed’ with the farm’s resident alpacas.

Price: from $329 for 2 nights

Central Coast resort stay

Stay in scenic surroundings between the Pacific Ocean and Tuggerah Lake at the luxury Pullman Magenta Shores. Enjoy the five-star treatment with a welcome cocktail on arrival, daily a la carte breakfast at Barretts Restaurant, $50 food and drinks credit per room for Barretts Restaurant or Shallows Bar, $20 golf credit per person towards 18 holes of golf and $25 spa credit per person.

Price: from $399 for 2 nights

Crowne Plaza Adelaide offers breathtaking views over the city to the hills, heated outdoor infinity pool and promises the best cocktail bar in town. As an opening special, take advantage of 2 nights stay in an upgraded Deluxe Room, choice of serviced buffet or a a la carte breakfast, two drink vouchers and late checkout of 12pm.

Price: from $370 for 2 nights