Frequent flyer News

Qantas 'fast track' status match returns for NZ flyers

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

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 |

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 |

Velocity extends status match trial, Platinum & Gold perks

Recently landed a Virgin Australia status match? You now have more time to qualify for a full year of Velocity Gold status.

Chris Chamberlin |

Does Rex have a frequent flyer program?

Regional Express will tackle Qantas and Virgin on the popular Sydney-Melbourne-Brisbane routes, but without a rewards program.

David Flynn |

What is a Qantas frequent flyer point worth?

From flights and business class upgrades through to gift cards and merchandise, here are the worst and best ways to spend points.

Chris Chamberlin |

Virgin to retain VIP tier, but maybe not The Club

Some perks are coming back for Virgin's most privileged flyers, says Virgin CEO Jayne Hrdlicka.

David Flynn |

How to use Qantas' frequent flyer points 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 |

Oneworld Emerald: the best frequent flyer status

With apologies to Marilyn Monroe, Emeralds are a frequent flyer's best friend!

Chris Chamberlin |

Qantas mulls launching its own mobile phone service

The proposed Qantas Mobile plans would run on the Optus network and let customers earn points as they talk, text and stream.

David Flynn |

Cathay Pacific stretches Marco Polo Club status to 2022

Silver, Gold and Diamond members of Cathay Pacific's Marco Polo Club loyalty program will keep their status without flying.

Chris Chamberlin |

Your guide to Malaysia Airlines’ overhauled Enrich program

From earning points to new rules for reaching Silver, Gold and Platinum status, here’s what you need to know about Enrich in 2021.

Chris Chamberlin |

Emirates Skywards status now extended to 2022

With their elite tier status now minted for an extra year, Emirates' frequent flyers can rest easy.

David Flynn |

Malaysia Airlines revamps Enrich frequent flyer program

Enrich members will soon earn points based on how much they spend, not how far they fly.

Chris Chamberlin |

How to stop Qantas Points expiring when outside Australia

Even if you can't fly Qantas, there are plenty of ways to keep your hard-earned Qantas Points from expiring...

Chris Chamberlin |

Virgin Australia Velocity, Flybuys boost points partnership

You'll earn more Velocity Points, and you'll see them sooner too...

David Flynn |

Virgin Australia, Air Canada frequent flyer partnership

Once international travel resumes you'll be able to earn and burn Velocity points on Air Canada flights.

David Flynn |

Singapore Airlines: new KrisFlyer 2022-2023 status extension

On top of an extra year of status, there are new Milestone Rewards plus Elite miles earning on Scoot flights.

David Flynn |