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Aussies aiming for an Auckland Easter

first_imgQueenstown YoY% Melbourne Gold Coast ► Brisbane 2016 top destinations Auckland 123% Melbourne 172% Bali (Denpasar) YoY% Auckland Brisbane Emily Callahan, Senior Marketing Manager at Skyscanner for Australia and New Zealand said: “It’s encouraging to see Aussies making the most of the long weekend and venturing further afield to explore neighbouring New Zealand this Easter break.“Aussie travellers heading for Kiwi soil can take a road trip and explore Waiheke Island where the International Jazz Festival is on. Families can also head to the ASB Showgrounds for the Auckland Royal Easter Show.Intrepid travellers looking for last minute inspiration can try the Skyscanner Map view, which allows users to filter by direct or multiple stops as well as price to quickly identify domestic and international destinations within budget.” Last minute Easter getawaysSource = Skyscanner 111% ► ► Queenstown Auckland City SkylineFor Aussies looking to make the most of the four-day weekend, New Zealand is becoming an increasingly attractive option.With the Easter holidays in arm’s reach, the world’s travel search engine, Skyscanner ( releases new data showing Auckland has sneaked into the top five most searched destinations, displacing domestic destinations Perth and the Gold Coast and climbing two places (111% YoY increase).Kiwis looking for a slice of Easter escape are heading to Australia but this year Sydney has been toppled by rival city Melbourne, which claims the 2016 throne for most searched destination.The Gold Coast remains a stable choice for Kiwis seeking sunshine getaways over the long weekend, remaining in the top five for the second year running.Australia’s top travel destinations for Easter 2016 New Zealand’s top travel destinations for Easter 2016 Gold Coast 2015 top destinations Bali (Denpasar) 2016 top destinations 176% ► ▲1 Melbourne Melbourne Sydney ▲2 Sydney Gold Coast 147% 109% 247% ▲1 Brisbane Sydney 171% ▼1 2015 top destinations ▲1 Sydney ▲2 110% 123%last_img read more