Frequent flyer News

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 |

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 |

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 |

How to get an airline status match

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

David Flynn |

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 |

Qantas Club slashes fees, adds status credits for renewals

It just got a lot cheaper to renew your Qantas Club membership, and you can now pocket status credits as well.

David Flynn |

Qantas Club drops joining fee, adds status credits

If you've been on the fence about joining the Qantas Club, this latest promotion might just swing you across.

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 |

Oneworld plans alliance-wide upgrade rollout by end 2021

It'll soon be possible to use points from any Oneworld airline, such as Qantas, to upgrade on any another, such as Cathay Pacific.

Chris Chamberlin |

Virgin ponders Velocity VIP tier for 'super Platinum' flyers

The Club could lose its invitation-only status and become part of Virgin's equaliser to Qantas' Platinum One tier.

David Flynn |

BA doubles Avios ‘reward seats’ on every flight

It should be twice as easy for frequent flyers to snare a seat using Avios.

David Flynn |

How to earn Virgin Australia Velocity Points at 7-Eleven

You can now earn Velocity Points on fuel and in-store buys at 7-Eleven, but there are steps to take before points start flowing.

Chris Chamberlin |

What you need to know about the Velocity, 7-Eleven deal

Earn up to 2 Velocity Points per litre of fuel, and 2 Velocity Points per $1 spent in-store.

Chris Chamberlin |