With three free nights on your hands, you can fly further afield for some holiday fun.
Four days off opens up possibilities of relaxing on a cruise through home waters, or a quick trip to a northern neighbour.
A five-day break is still a quick getaway, but offers the chance to pack in some action and adventure before head home refreshed and relaxed.
Michael Gebicki My wife and I are spending Montreal for Christmas, aside from shopping and skiing, what would you suggest we do?
Michael Gebicki My husband and I are looking to do an African safari, where would you recommend?
Michael Gebicki We'd love to explore the beautiful lakes of northern Italy. Should we teak the Maggiore Express or the Bernina Express?
Michael Gebicki The Tripologist advises on African wildlife, the Italian Lakes and Christmas in Canada.
Mal Chenu Looking for a place from which to explore all Sydney has to offer? Here's Mal Chenu's pick of the bunch.
Julietta Jameson & Belinda Jackson Solo travellers can save 30 per cent on STA Travel's 10-Day Mekong River Cruise Experience.
Have a couple of days off and want to do something special? Our specialist writers have sampled and reported back on the perfect places to relax and recharge in just a few days.
See whats on at the Lions club Boot Sale & the Black Head Bazaar
See all the action at the Rugby League rep Trial game between Group 2 & Group 3
See all the action from the League Tag rep trial: North v South 2016
Big turnout for the Model Train open day at Taree