Hump Day Deals: Cheap Liquor, Half-Price Universal Remote,15% Off Surface Laptops

Hump day (AKA Wednesday) is arguably the most boring day of the week. So why not liven things up by grabbing one of these nifty online bargains? Deals that caught our eye this week include: Aldi’s super-cheap liquor sale, JB Hi-Fi giant games sale, get 15% off all Microsoft Surface products.


  • JB Hi-Fi is having a huge sale on video games. Check out the full catalogue here.
  • The award-winning video game Journey is currently free to PlayStation Plus subscribers on both the PS3 and PS4. Click here for more details.
  • This week’s Humble Bundle focuses on the games and developer tools of Clickteam Fusion. Pay $1 or more to receive Clickteam Fusion 2.5 Standard, a Steam coupon for $50.00 off of a Developer upgrade, Rock Rock Rocket Source Code, Oniken, Plantera, Tick Tock Isle, Necromonads + Source Code, and a coupon for 10% off Humble Monthly for new subscribers. Pay $7 or more and you’ll also get Universal Windows Program Exporter, The Yawhg, Five Nights at Freddy’s 3, Quadle + Source Code, and room13 (Early Access) + Source Code. Pay $15 or more for all of that plus Clickteam Fusion 2.5 Mac Editor, Concrete Jungle, HTML5 Exporter, Saucer Squad Source Code, Fusion Shapes Source Code, Environmental Station Alpha, Install Creator Pro, and iOS Exporter. As always, you can elect to give a portion of your money to the nominated charity.
  • Udemy has slashed 20 more online courses by 100%. Click here to see the full list.


  • Online computing store is offering 15% off site wide when you use the discount code ’15OFF’. Click here for details.
  • Big W is selling the Sodastream Play sparkling Water =maker for $89.
  • The Microsoft Store has knocked 15% off all Surface products when you use the discount code ‘CREWARDS15’. The deal includes free delivery. [Via OzBargain]
  • If you’re a member of JB Hi-Fi’s mailing list, you should be receiving an email soon this week advertising this week’s Deals — 50% off a Logitech Universal Remote. Click here for details.
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  • This Thursday, Myers is slashing 40 to 50% off selected clothing, footwear and homeware as part of its Myer Family and Friends sale. The deal is valid online and in-store. Click here for more details.
  • R M Williams Boots is having a 40% off sale. Details here.
  • SBS now has 946 free movies available on SBS on Demand. Click here to start browsing.
  • Hulu is offering a free 45-day subscription to its Limited Commercials Plan. (Requires VPN.) More details here.
  • OnSpot is a new daily deals app that sends you coupons based on your location and preferences. Click here to find out more.
  • Each Wednesday, ALDI runs a ‘Special Buys’ sale on a range of heavily discounted items. Today’s deals focus on spring cleaning and planting products. Click here to see the full range of deals.
  • Who doesn’t love a freebie? Here are 84 product samples you can snap up for free, including T-shirts, nappies, organic tea and condoms.

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