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Interstate Traveller Checklist

Gear up for a festive season like never before with the Interstate Traveller Checklist, your all-in-one guide to smooth celebrations whether you're staying home or exploring. Dive into this comprehensive resource not just for holiday prep but also for a chance to win exciting prizes, making your Christmas truly unforgettable.

Before you go 

Planning to fly out of the Territory for your Christmas break? We have all your pre-departure essentials covered!

Need a family car or want to give an EV a try?

Book your car rental in advance for the best options!
AANT members can enjoy a fantastic discount of 20% off* on EVs and premium vehicles (*terms & conditions apply). Find out more

Book parking early for a hassel-free airport experience:

Ensure a stress-free start to your journey by booking your airport parking in advance.
Experience the convenience of reaching the airport in your vehicle, making your travel preparations smoother than ever. Find out more

Travel Insurance:

Safeguard your travel arrangements and don't neglect travel insurance—think about purchasing it early. Discover our diverse plans that offer comprehensive protection, including coverage for Domestic, Domestic Cancellation, or Rental Car Excess Find out more

Don't miss out on the fun! Plan ahead and explore tours and experiences.

Ensure you don't miss out on the excitement. Discover tours and experiences for you and your family well in advance to avoid any potential disappointments. Find out more


While your travelling

Heading on an interstate getaway this festive season? Stay well-prepared, whether you're flying or driving, with these essential items on you travels:

Be prepared:

Pack a First Aid Kit, sun protection, insect repellent, and necessary medications. Check out Wizard Pharmacy Plan for your family getaway article for more tips. AANT members get exclusive discounts at Wizard Pharmacy.  Buy online before you go. 

Stay alert on the road:

Watch out for animals on the road, especially during early morning and evening when they are active. 
Read our Animals on the road article for  more information and advices.  

Drive to the conditions:

Driving in wet weather, during nighttime, or at dusk can significantly affect your driving experience. 
Read our tips to help ensure you drive safely, no matter what the conditions are.

Check your ride:

To ensure your vehicle's fluids, engine, and tire treads are in good condition before departure consult an AANT Approved repairer.
Plus read 5 tips directly from AANT's Technical Motoring Advice team.  

Membership Update:

Make sure your AANT membership is up-to-date to enjoy a range of benefits, including roadside assistance and travel discounts. For added coverage and complete peace of mind, consider upgrading your membership to Premium.
If you're not a member yet, consider joining today to access these valuable services and travel with peace of mind.

Travelling with pets?

Make sure they're ready for the journey. Bring ample water, and take lots of breaks.
Find more information in our Travelling with your furry friend article.



Interstate Inspiration

If you need some inspiration to make your journey even more seamless, explore our interstate travel inspiration.

Best Holiday Parks:

From glamping options and impressive amenities such as resort-style pools and waterslides, we've selected the top holiday park from around Australia to help with your next stay.

The seven wonders of South Australia:

Explore the remarkable Naracoorte Caves with their extensive fossil collection, witness the ever-changing colors of Mount Gambier's Blue Lake—just a glimpse of the stunning scenic attractions South Australia has to offer. Discover more

Highlights of Tasmania:

Don't overlook the smallest state of Australia, Tasmania. With its vibrant markets, breathtaking scenic features and convict stories, Tasmania has something for everyone. Discover the charm of Tasmania with our 11-day itinerary

Get ready for a fantastic holiday season with the Interstate Traveller Checklist!