Member since 26 Jul 2017
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I was just curious to know, what Qantas used to have as their lounge facilities pre the 2007 opening of the current Business and First lounges. I am also interested where it was.
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At the time International was effectively split into distinct piers with separate immigration.
Member since 04 Feb 2016
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I also remember the down stairs first lounge in the early 2000s, also remember it was usually fairly uncrowded
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Yes, downstairs opposite gate 24 in the 1990s and most of the 2000s. It was a standard sort of Qantas Club, not nearly as nice as the current international lounges and with a much-reduced F&B offering.
In the 1970s and 1980s, it was the Captains Club and in a location in the central tower, rather than out on any of the piers.
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