Frequent flyer News

Discover Velocity Gold status with a Virgin Australia status

Complete the challenge and turn your rival frequent flyer status into a year of Velocity Gold.

Matt Lennon |

Virgin Australia rolls out new Velocity Double Points offer

Supercharge your rewards balance with the latest Double Points promotion on flights as far off as July 2023.

Chris Ashton |

Your guide to Qantas Lifetime Silver status

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

Staff Writers |

Qantas Double Status Credits: what you need to know

Frequent flyers can supercharge their status on all Qantas domestic and international flights.

Chris Ashton |

Virgin Australia cuts the cost of doing business

Virgin’s business loyalty program offers upfront savings on flights plus Velocity Gold status and discounted lounge access.

David Flynn |

Rex Frequent Flyer program is ready for take-off

Regional Express will soon challenge Qantas and Virgin to a loyalty dogfight.

David Flynn |

Earn 25% more Velocity Points on credit card transfers

Turn your credit card points into Velocity points to enjoy this balance-boosting bonus.

David Flynn |

Your guide to Qantas Frequent Flyer Bronze status

Bronze status is where all new Qantas Frequent Flyer members begin their journey up the ‘loyalty ladder’, so what perks await?

David Flynn |

Latest KrisFlyer Spontaneous Escapes deals for August 2022

Fancy a short-notice getaway? Singapore Airlines has some incredible deals ready for take-off now.

Staff Writers |

Qantas Frequent Flyers get free Accor Gold, Platinum status

Fancy a fast-track to guaranteed Accor room availability and double-dipping on points across two leading loyalty programs?

Staff Writers |

Qantas loyalty bonus: should you choose points or status?

Qantas offers its frequent flyers a free gift of 8,000 points or 50 status credits, so which should you choose?

David Flynn |

Virgin Australia brings back Velocity to KrisFlyer transfers

You can once again convert Virgin Australia Velocity frequent flyer points into Singapore Airlines' KrisFlyer miles.

Staff Writers |

When do airlines open their booking calendars?

Plan ahead and get in early when airlines release points-based award seats at the lowest frequent flyer rates.

Staff Writers |

Status hold schemes: Qantas vs Virgin

How do the parental pause benefits for Qantas and Virgin Australia frequent flyers compare?

Staff Writers |

Points Plane: Qantas entices frequent flyers to visit Noumea

Wave goodbye to those winter wooly jumpers and say ‘Bonjour!’ to the tropical islands of New Caledonia.

Chris Ashton |

Virgin unlocks Singapore Airlines premium economy rewards

Get ready to get more from your Virgin Australia Velocity Points on Singapore Airlines.

David Flynn |

Your guide to Qantas Frequent Flyer Green Tier

The Flying Kangaroo is now rewarding frequent flyers who make sustainable choices on the ground and in the air.

Staff Writers |

Velocity to chart its own course with review of status tiers

“I think we’ll find a very Virgin and a very Velocity way to shake things up a bit” says Velocity CEO Nick Rohrlach.

David Flynn |