WIN a five-day vacation in Hawaii – Closed

Vacations & Travel magazine in conjunction with Hawaiian Airlines, the Kahala Hotel & Resort and Simon shopping destinations, is giving new and existing subscribers the chance to win a wonderful trip to Hawaii, including two return economy flights, four nights’ accommodation, and a US$1,000 shopping spree!

Read on to find out how to win…

The Kahala Hotel & Resort

The Kahala Hotel & Resort is an oceanfront, destination luxury property known for its gracious Hawaiian hospitality. Located just minutes from Waikiki, The Kahala offers the exclusive ambience of a neighbour island experience.

The Kahala has been Honolulu’s social address for weddings and gatherings since its opening in 1964. World leaders, royalty, rock bands and Oscar winners call the 338-room resort their Hawaiian home-away-from-home. The Kahala is a member of The Leading Hotels of the World and Preferred Hotels & Resorts.

The Kahala Hotel & Resort, Hawaii

The resort is also home to The Kahala Spa, lush tropical gardens and a natural ocean-water lagoon with the hotel’s own resident dolphins cared for by Dolphin Quest. The Kahala has five restaurants: Plumeria Beach House, Seaside Grill, The Veranda, Arancino and the award-winning Hoku’s.

Hawaiian Airlines
Hawaiian Airlines
Hawaiian Airlines flies daily from Sydney and three times weekly from Brisbane to Honolulu. Fares from Australia include a generous checked baggage allowance of 64 kg per person (2 x 32 kg bags), complimentary state-of-the-art inflight entertainment, and island-inspired meals and drinks. From the moment you step onboard your Hawaiian Airlines flight, you are embraced by the airline’s authentic Hawaiian hospitality celebrating the culture, people and aloha spirit of the Hawaiian Islands.

Hawaiian Airlines

Now in its 89th consecutive year of service, Hawaiian Airlines is Hawaii’s largest and longest-serving airline. It is also the leading provider of air services between Honolulu and Hawaii’s beautiful neighbour islands with about 170 daily flights. From Australia, Hawaiian Airlines also offers one-stop services via Honolulu to 12 US mainland cities. Non-stop flights are offered between Honolulu and Las Vegas, Long Beach (starting 1 June 2018)*, Los Angeles, New York City (JFK), Oakland, Phoenix, Portland, Sacramento, San Diego, San Francisco, San Jose and Seattle.

Waikele Premium Outlets, Hawaii – a Simon Shopping Destination
Waikele Premium Outlets, Simon Shopping Destinations
Aussies love Hawaii and they love shopping more than anything else. Hawaii has everything from luxury designer boutiques and malls to quirky markets and excellent value-for-money outlet shopping malls. Waikele Premium Outlets, part of Simon Shopping Destinations, a collection of premier shopping locations across the US and Canada, is a beautifully designed open-air shopping centre with more than 50 designer and name-brand outlets, including Calvin Klein, Coach, Polo Ralph Lauren, Kate Spade New York, Armani, Swarovski, Tommy Hilfiger, DKNY, Michael Kors, and plenty more, with savings up to 65 per cent every day.

All that shopping will work up an appetite, so head to the food court and satisfy the cravings at a choice of several food stands including Sakura Sushi, Kung Pao Wok, Quick Thai and Aloha Coffee and Juice.

Take the guesswork out of getting to Waikele Premium Outlets by catching a Roberts Hawaii’s Waikele Outlet Shopping Shuttle with pick-up locations from major hotels around Waikiki. If you fly with Hawaiian Airlines you can win fantastic prizes at Waikele Premium Outlets, including US$1000 worth of gift cards every month. Passengers will receive a voucher at check-in they can use to participate in the new and exciting Lucky Draw at Waikele Premium Outlets. Every draw is a win!


Entry is open to all Vacations & Travel subscribers, existing and new, in Australia.


Or, if you are an existing subscriber, just email with your name, subscriber number, and tell us in 25 words or less why you would love to go to Hawaii.

Entries must be received by 30 June, 2018.
The lucky winner will be notified by phone and will be published on on 3 July, 2018.

• 160,000 Hawaiian Miles, which is equivalent to two Economy Class return tickets from Sydney or Brisbane to Honolulu, courtesy of Hawaiian Airlines
• Four nights in an Ocean Front category room at The Kahala Hotel & Resort
• A US$1000 shopping spree at Waikele Premium Outlets courtesy of Simon Shopping Destinations
• Daily breakfast for two at Plumeria Beach House
• Activity for two on Holokino Hawaii
• Dolphin Swim at Dolphin Quest Oahu for two
• Admission tickets for two at the Bishop Museum

Terms and conditions: Prize is valid for two persons and entry is open Australia wide, to persons aged 18 years or older only. All elements of the prize are subject to availability and are not transferable for cash. The prize is valid to be used and must be completed by 30 June, 2019. If for any reason a winner does not take the prize and complete the relevant holiday before that date or once the prize has been booked, take the prize or an element of the prize by the date stipulated, then the prize or that element of the prize will be forfeited without further compensation. The accommodation prize at The Kahala Hotel & Resort is subject to availability at the time of booking and blackout dates apply. Accommodation is in an Ocean Front category room and must be taken on consecutive nights.
The winner will receive 160,000 Hawaiian Miles, which is equivalent to two Economy Class tickets from Sydney or Brisbane to Honolulu. Airline taxes will be paid by the winner. The winner must register for Hawaiian Miles (it is free) at by 30 August, 2018 and call Sydney Reservations to claim the prize on 1300 661 339 by 31 August, 2018. The Hawaiian Miles will then be deposited into their account. For terms and conditions please see Miles can take up to 30 business days to be credited. Miles are valid for 18 months once credited into an HawaiianMiles account. Seats are subject to availability. We suggest you make your reservation as soon as possible to avoid disappointment. Please call the reservations department in Sydney on 1300 661 339, Monday to Friday between the hours of 9 am and 5pm to advise your winning certificate details. Travel must be booked on Hawaiian Airlines operated flights only, 80,000 miles is equivalent to one return coach super saver ticket from Australia to Honolulu. To see redemption table please visit All taxes – including international and domestic transportation taxes, customs and inspection, safety/security and passenger movement charges are the responsibility of the prize winner. Visitors to the USA will need to apply for a Visa waiver via the Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA) prior to travelling to the United States. A fee will apply to new ESTA applications and renewals payable by credit or debit card at
The US$1000 shopping voucher has been provided by Simon Shopping Destinations and is valid until 31 March, 2019. The gift card can only be issued at Waikele and must be organised two weeks before the winner travels. The winner must pick it up in person. Once the card has been issued. There is no expiry date on the card itself. All other expenses, not specifically stipulated in the prize package as an inclusion, remain the responsibility of the prizewinner and their nominated travel companion(s) as incurred, including but not limited to: spending money; additional meals (other than those included); additional travel and transfers; items of a personal nature; in-room charges; gratuities; optional activities and any other ancillary costs, including but not limited to insurance and any applicable insurance excesses. Prizes or any unused portion of a prize are not transferable or exchangeable and cannot be taken as cash. Vacations & Travel magazine will not be held liable for any loss or harm to prize winners. Travel insurance is the responsibility of all prize winners and we strongly recommend comprehensive cover.  Staff of Where Australia or their extended families and friends, are ineligible to enter. The prize will be drawn at 12pm on 3 July, 2018 and the winner notified via email and announced at The prize, valued at $8800 has been organised by Where Australia, ABN 44 167 255 254.

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