Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 22 May 2017
Total posts 21
Member since 03 Nov 2014
Total posts 127
I'd recommend booking the flights outright (assuming you have enough for business) as it's guaranteed. In order to get an upgrade you have to buy a higher class ticket, so you may spend an extra $1k & get no upgrade. No you can't upgrade unless it's a Qantas plane.
Member since 10 Oct 2013
Total posts 80
As hard as it might be buy the class you want to travel and use points for a possible upgrade and then its win win! Never assume on the upgrade as disappointment hurts - and you can only use qantas points on qantas flights for upgrades
Member since 02 Jun 2015
Total posts 47
And don't waste your points (and money) on an economy reward!
Thank you!! Appreciate the advise
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