Frequent flyer News

Compared: Qantas Silver vs Virgin Australia Velocity Silver

Silver status is the first goal for many burgeoning travellers, but how does Qantas Silver stack up against Velocity Silver?

Chris Chamberlin |

Why credit card reward points aren’t all created equal

In the world of points-earning plastic, ‘one point’ doesn’t always mean ‘one frequent flyer point’...

Chris Chamberlin |

How to use Qantas’ points, status credits calculators

It’s easy to check how many Qantas Points and status credits you’ll earn in the air, and how many you’d need to fly or upgrade.

Chris Chamberlin |

Qantas tempts with triple points on flights, hotels and more

You could earn triple points on all your travels until June 30 2022, by making those bookings before July 27 2021.

Chris Chamberlin |

Seven easy ways to earn Qantas status credits

Travelling on a Qantas flight is just one of many ways to earn status credits, and climb through the Gold and Platinum ranks.

Chris Chamberlin |

Why Qantas Lifetime Silver is worth chasing

Lifetime Silver isn't just the half-way point to Lifetime Gold: it's your ticket to a raft of perks for the rest of your life...

Chris Chamberlin |

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.

Chris Chamberlin |

Cathay Pacific's Diamond-plated Peninsula perks

Top-tier flyers will enjoy complimentary breakfast, room upgrades and airport transfers in the Peninsula's iconic limousines.

David Flynn |

Best Air New Zealand Airpoints credit card sign-up offers

Tired of hunting for frequent flyer 'reward seats'? Earn Airpoints Dollars instead, and book any seat on any AirNZ flight.

Chris Chamberlin |

Cathay to reboot or replace Marco Polo Club, Asia Miles?

The fresh Cathay rewards platform could bring together Marco Polo Club and Asia Miles into a more streamlined offering.

David Flynn |

Qantas extends status match qualification period to Sept 30

If you've already signed up for the Qantas Status Fast Track offer, you'll have an extra eight weeks to lock in a year of Gold.

David Flynn |

Best Malaysia Airlines Enrich credit card sign-up offers

Give your Malaysia Airlines Enrich frequent flyer account a boost, with up to 150,000 bonus miles on the table from a single card.

Chris Chamberlin |

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.

Chris Chamberlin |

Best Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer credit card sign-up offers

Send your Singapore Airlines miles soaring with these top credit card deals, beginning at a huge 150,000 KrisFlyer miles.

Chris Chamberlin |

How to get an airline status match

Expert tips on taking the fast track to frequent flyer status across several airlines.

David Flynn |

Best Virgin Velocity credit card deals

You can now earn as many as 150,000 bonus Velocity Points from a single card application, ready for your next adventure.

Chris Chamberlin |

The best frequent flyer programs for Australian travellers

Even if you only travel across Australia and New Zealand, there’s more to points than Qantas and Velocity.

Chris Chamberlin |

How to add your Qantas card to Apple Wallet, Google Pay

This quick tip puts a digital Qantas membership card into your smartphone's digital wallet.

David Flynn |