Member since 12 Jun 2014
Total posts 14
I need 50 SC to retain Gold in Velocity, any suggestions??
Member since 13 Sep 2016
Total posts 30
Get on a plane?But seriously, this is the only way you can earn SCs and it all comes down to
Virgin Australia - Velocity Rewards
Member since 11 Nov 2014
Total posts 7
One way business class on Virgin Australia to Auckland (Take the Air NZ 777 flight if you can.) That gets you 60 VA Status Credits. Then get a cheap economy ticket on the way home... Sorted!
Member since 08 Jun 2014
Total posts 88
Head over to Perth on a Flexi?
Etihad - Etihad Guest
Member since 02 Jul 2015
Total posts 17
I bought a discount business class single from MEL-ADL last week for $379, this gets 40 SC. This was for travel on a Sunday at the end of this month. Get a cheap economy return for $150 and that nets you the other 10 to get you to the required 50.
Member since 23 Feb 2015
Total posts 263
Lounge access can be bought for $300 if you are silver (as I understand it), not sure Gold is much more valuable than Silver with lounge access??
Member since 26 Aug 2013
Total posts 48
Member since 30 Nov 2016
Total posts 3
Purchased Lounge access doesn't grant access to international lounges when codesharing, only Virgin Domestic and AirNZ
Member since 28 Jan 2016
Total posts 11
It's worth remembering that as far as VA/AirNZ go. Air NZ are so parsimonious that the only lounges they allow access into is Trans Tasman. Pacific Islands and any other destinations are excluded.
Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 10 Dec 2014
How long have you got? Link your Flybuys card, shop at Coles and you can get 10 Status Credits per month.
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