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Saffire Freycinet Exclusive Winter Offer

Tasmanians know that the best time to experience the breathtaking natural wonder of Freycinet National Park is in the cooler season. Whether you’re hiking to wineglass bay, dressed in waders at the oyster farm, or in a full-body apiarist suit for our beekeeping experience, the quiet, clear Tasmanian winter air makes this connection to nature even more magical. The locals are willing to share this secret with you (along with warm fires, finest whiskies, hot stone massages and deep-soak baths)


With this 25% off special we invite you to experience the iconic luxury of Saffire Freycinet!

  • Available for stays until 30 September 2019 (subject to availability)
  • 2 night minimum stay
  • Booking remains non – refundable


Western Australia’s Gourmet Escape Festival

Since 2012, Gourmet Escape has established itself as a world-class annual food and wine festival, highly anticipated by chefs and visitors alike. The festival brings together the world’s best chefs, sommeliers and food critics at over 50 incredible events in breath-taking locations.

2019 will see an exciting development of this multi award-winning festival, expanding from Margaret River to include two new regions, Swan Valley and Perth over a 10-day program, 08 November to 17 November.

Guests will love the range of extraordinary experiences to suit all ages; culinary festivals, fine dining opportunities and premium gourmet experiences in breath-taking locations.

Swan Valley

Swan Valley – Gourmet Feast in the Valley

A festival that has rustic charm, for all of the family to enjoy. Combining top-class food with live music in a relaxed and welcoming environment. Can be enjoyed as a day trip from Perth (25 mins travel time)

Perth Collaboration Dinner

Gourmet Escape will create a city culinary hub amplifying the best of ‘Culinary Perth’. This will be a memorable collaboration dinner with lauded chefs celebrating WA’s premium produce and wine.

Margaret River – Westpac Gourmet Beach BBQ

Enjoy privileged access to Castle Rock Beach, which is transformed into an uber-stylish waterfront eatery with giant tipis and live music for relaxed lunch BBQ feast with a beach party vibe. Castle Rock Beach is located within Meelup Regional Park, a Class A Reserve noted for its pristine environment and ecological significance.

Margaret River – Sunset Beats & Bites

Mix a handful of new wave winemakers, some local craft breweries and a good dose of cool beats. Add an iconic Western Australian sunset, delectable, delicious food and you have arguably Gourmet Escape’s most sought after party at the Sunset Beats & Bites event.

Margaret River – The Gourmet Village

At the heart of the Margaret River event programming is the must-see Gourmet Village, a buzzing world of culinary excitement and the perfect opportunity to experience the delectable delights the region has to offer. General admission tickets gain entry to the festivals many culinary delights

Contact the Alquemie team for tickets and travel packages!

Iconic luxury at the InterContinental Hayman Island

Welcome to a new era of immersive luxury in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef.  With an impressive refurbishment in 2019, the InterContinental Hayman Island Resort will immerse you in a world of breathtaking natural beauty, iconic island experiences and sacred moments of connection with your family, friends and yourself. 

Nestled at the northernmost point of the stunning Whitsundays, Australia’s most iconic private island resort redefines luxury island living with 166 beautifully-appointed rooms, suites and villas artfully intertwined with spectacular pools, panoramic seascapes and tropical gardens. From the moment your feet hit the sand, you’ll discover unforgettable island experiences where exploring the world-famous Heart Reef by air, turquoise swirls of Whitehaven Beach by boat or remote rainforest mountains by foot is just the beginning.

Embark on a culinary adventure with five innovative dining experiences designed to delight the senses and fuel the soul, boasting a diverse selection of cuisine to suite every palette from modern Asian-infused menus to family-friendly Mediterranean cuisine, spectacular seafood delicacies to poolside cocktails. 

Seeking something deeper. The Hayman® Spa will inspire you to leave the world behind and immerse you in one-of-a-kind treatments, wellness philosophies and luxurious products that will renew your body and mind. While the little ones will discover their own island paradise in a world-class kid’s club. Blending fun and nature to create a collection of entertaining experiences and adventures connecting them to the island wonders that surround them.

Get in touch with Alquemie to experience the InterContinental Hayman Island Resort and discover a place of visual and visceral beauty so deep, it will leave you feeling transformed.