Queensland rules as the nation’s top destination when it comes to the federal government’s half-price airfare initiative.
The Queensland total was bolstered by more than 197,000 tickets sold for travel to the Gold Coast but destinations such as tropical north Queensland and the Sunshine Coast also saw good sales.
But only Adelaide, with 159,964 tickets sold, came close to challenging the Gold Coast.
The breakdown was released as 82 percent of the 800,000 half-price tickets, or 663,000 fares, have been snapped up.
Other popular destinations included Hobart, Launceston and Darwin.
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