Travel discounts

Chubb travel insurance

Chubb Travel Insurance is available to AEU members around the clock. You can access it anytime at your convenience; whether months before your holiday or a few hours before your flight takes off. Call 1800 803 548 or visit Chubb online.

Budget Buddies car hire

AEU Victoria members get 2.5% off the best available rate when renting with Budget Car Hire. Call 1800 111 102 and quote BCD #N023806 to get your Budget Buddies rate.

Shizuka Ryokan retreat and spa

Shizuka Ryokan, the renowned Japanese guesthouse in Hepburn Springs, offers AEU members 15% off at the indulgent retreat featuring traditional accommodation, delicious cuisine and luxurious spa treatments. 

Simply produce your AEU Membership Card and receive an instant 15% reduction on all normal accommodation rates. This offer even includes school holidays!

Please make your reservation at the secure online booking form at or via telephone 03 5348 2030 during business hours.

Metung Holiday Villas

The AEU has negotiated an exclusive deal for members holidaying on the Gippsland Lakes, with a special offer of up to 40% off at Metung Holiday Villas. Phone 03 51562 306 or visit

Metung Holiday Villas also offers AEU members:

  • a 10% discount for long weekends (including Melbourne Cup weekend) with a minimum 3-day booking
  • in non-peak periods, a three-night stay for $289.00
  • in the months of June, July and August, a fourth night free with a late check out.

These are based on internet rates. When booking state that you are an AEU member and produce your membership card on arrival.