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A Month of Love on Hayman

Hayman, Australia’s most awarded private island located in the Great Barrier Reef, is offering special romantic getaway packages throughout the month of February.  Couples announcing their engagement on Hayman in February 2013 will receive an invitation to enjoy a complimentary wedding at this celebrated private island haven in Australia’s Great Barrier Reef. 

Renowned for idyllic, picturesque surrounds, seclusion and incomparable service, Hayman has always inspired romance and provides the perfect setting for the ultimate marriage proposal.

Couples will be invited to return to this island paradise for their nuptials, complete with wedding officiate, a stunning ceremony location and the assistance of a professional Hayman wedding planner.

Also, in an exclusive offer from renowned international fashion designer, Vera Wang, a $1000 gift certificate will be extended to brides toward the purchase of a bridal gown at the Vera Wang boutique at InterContinental Sydney, including personal fittings.

To set the scene for Hayman’s Month of Love, the resort is offering a Romantic Escape priced from $1455 per person twin share including:

* Three nights’ double occupancy accommodation in a beautiful room

* A three-course romantic Twilight Dining experience for two people with a selected bottle of wine

*  Daily buffet breakfast in Azure overlooking the Coral Sea

*  French Champagne and a chocolate plate on arrival

*  One-hour Hayman Spa treatment for two people

*  Paddle skiing, windsurfing and catamaran sailing

*  Gym, sauna and steam room

*  Tennis, squash, golf, croquet and island walks

On Valentine’s Day, February 14th, Hayman will present a special evening at Fontaine, Australia’s signature resort restaurant, at which Hayman’s acclaimed Chefs will present a seven-course tasting menu while the resort’s Sommelier will select a beautiful collection of wines from the Hayman Cellar to accompany each of the courses.  The Fontaine Valentine’s dinner is priced at $245 per person.

Hayman is owned and operated by Mulpha Australia Limited and is a member of the prestigious organization, The Leading Hotels of the World.

For bookings and further information contact Hayman Reservations at + 61 7 4040 1838 1800 075 175 (Toll Free in Australia), or e-mail  

About Hayman

A member of The Leading Hotels of the World, Hayman is Australia’s premier luxury nature-resort destination, located on the northernmost of the Whitsunday Islands in the Great Barrier Reef off the coast of Queensland.  Hayman, which covers 726 acres, offers guests an unparalleled experience of tranquility and natural beauty in the resort’s 210 stylish accommodations situated within separate locations throughout the property, including the stunning new residences—all with access to the turquoise waters and access to the Reef.  The resort—and the island on which it is located—are named in honor of Thomas Hayman, the sea navigator who chartered the island’s waters and has been an oasis for guests since the 1950s.  In 2004, Mulpha Australia Limited acquired ownership of this unique destination and has enhanced the offerings available at the modern tranquil hideaway.  With four restaurants, Hayman Spa and fitness facilities, picturesque meeting and special event areas, and 24-hour butler and concierge service, leisure and luxury are offered in many forms throughout the island. Visit