RIM is promoting their native Travel app with a contest for chance to win a trip for two to Australia, plus a USD $2,500 gift card. For all the details an how to enter, see below:


Hey, #TeamBlackBerry, dreaming of getting away this summer to some place warm and sunny? Well, listen up because we want to send you to Australia! Check out the “Travel Better with BlackBerry®” Contest and enter for your chance to win† a trip for two to Australia, plus a USD $2,500 gift card. You could soon be hanging out Down Under.

In addition to the grand prize, we’re giving away two great prizes each week (winners will be contacted directly) – one consists of a BlackBerry® smartphone and a travel gift pack and the other includes luggage, a travel gift pack and a $1,000 gift card. You can enter on Twitter® using the #TravelBetter hashtag or on the Contest Website, or both. See the Official Contest Rules for complete Travel Better with BlackBerry contest details.


And stay tuned, travel lovers – we’re introducing cool new features into BlackBerry® Travel v1.1 arriving in BlackBerry® Beta Zone soon. (You can check back here, or follow us on the @BlackBerry Twitter account and we’ll announce when it’s available. For now, check out this hands on demo of the BlackBerry Travel application currently in the BlackBerry App World™ storefront.)