Frequent flyer News

Cathay Pacific stretches Marco Polo Club status to 2022

All members of Cathay Pacific's Marco Polo Club loyalty program will keep their status to December 2022 with a fast-track to 2023.

David Flynn |

AirNZ extends ‘Touch of Gold’ status match to June 2022

Successful applicants for AirNZ's Touch of Gold status match now have even longer to lock in Gold for a full year.

David Flynn |

How Velocity family pooling can fast-track Gold status

Family pooling lets you combine frequent flyer points and status credits.

David Flynn |

New Qantas Green tier adds more points, status credits

The airline wants millions of its frequent flyers to ‘go green’ on the ground as well as in the air.

David Flynn |

Is BA Executive Club membership worth it for Australians?

After a near two-decade hiatus, Australians are once again welcome in Executive Club: but it's not a perfect fit for every flyer.

Chris C. |

Status hold schemes: Qantas vs Virgin

We run the ruler over the parental pause benefits for Qantas and Virgin Australia frequent flyers.

Chris C. |

Qantas, Accor partnership lets you ‘double dip’ on points

Inside the new partnership between Qantas Frequent Flyer and Accor Live Limitless (ALL).

David Flynn |

Qantas Gold ‘fast track’ status match returns

This Qantas status challenge targets Aussie and Kiwi frequent flyers from over a dozen competing airlines.

David Flynn |

Best Qantas credit card sign-up deals

Ignite your Qantas Points balance with our roundup of the best credit card sign-up deals, beginning at a hefty 150,000 points.

Staff Writers |

Head-to-head: Qantas Gold vs Virgin Australia Velocity Gold

A Gold frequent flyer card is your ticket to the lounge, but how does the overall package stack up between Qantas and Virgin?

Chris C. |

Small things spark delight as travellers return to the skies

Well before you reach the lounge, there are plenty of little moments which deliver a dopamine kick...

David Flynn |

Qantas passengers spent four billion points in two weeks

Four billion points is enough for 15,000 business class trips to London and back.

David Flynn |

Qantas Points millionaires can now redeem almost anything

There's a new way to spend your pandemic points stockpile.

Staff Writers |

Earn 20-30% more Velocity Points on credit card transfers

Just in time for the return of international travel, you can turbocharge your Velocity Points balance.

Staff Writers |

Best Qantas Platinum One perks for domestic flyers

Platinum One frequent flyers don’t always travel at the ‘pointy end’ of the plane, but they still come out ahead in economy.

Staff Writers |

Earning Qantas Points, status on Qatar’s Business Lite fares

Qatar's 'unbundled' business class comes at a lower price for the same seat, but with some changes to frequent flyer points.

Chris C. |

Virgin Australia overhauls Accelerate program for businesses

The airline’s business loyalty program redirects its focus to upfront savings on flights, rather than annual travel rebates.

Chris C. |

Best Cathay Pacific Asia Miles credit card sign-up offers

Turn your credit card points into Cathay Pacific Asia Miles to book business class flights across Oneworld and even Star Alliance.

Staff Writers |