Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 09 Feb 2015
Total posts 64
I was on the phone to American Express this morning and they informed me that American Express will open their own lounge in Brisbane in the next 6-12 months. Has anyone else heard this? I wonder if it will be in the footprint of the old Air NZ space.
Member since 28 Oct 2011
Total posts 212
Makes sense, given that SYD has had one for a couple of years and MEL now also. And yes, the old NZ space is the obvious place (I'm still surprised QF didn't take that as well, to create a three-level lounge!)
Member since 19 Jan 2018
I must say that is excellent news for BNE-based travellers like me. It is good to see American Express, once again, responding to the demands of its customers. I am little surprised that the demand at BNE justifies it, but I am certainly not going to complain.
He also mentioned Perth will follow after Brisbane but had no information on time frames for this.
Yes a 3 level lounge would have been unique and will be needed more and more as QF grow services out of BNE. The existing lounge can get busy in the morning peak already. A missed opportunity I think.
Member since 24 Apr 2015
Total posts 14
QF have never been that switched on. They are a follower, certainly not a leader.
Virgin Australia - Velocity Rewards
Member since 24 Jan 2018
Total posts 16
I sure hope so.
Member since 20 Apr 2018
Total posts 2
good to hear but will they let you bring a child in with you?
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