Frequent flyer News

How to make the most of Air New Zealand's Gold status match

Your gratis Gold card provides everything from priority check-in and lounge access to extra-legroom seating and more.

Chris C. |

Cathay Pacific axes frequent flyer membership cards

The airline is moving towards digital cards on its smartphone apps.

David Flynn |

Earn triple Velocity Points on Virgin Australia flights

Now, how game are you to book flights almost a year in advance...?

David Flynn |

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 C. |

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 |

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 |

Oneworld Emerald: the best frequent flyer status

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

Chris C. |

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 C. |

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 C. |

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 C. |

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 C. |

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 |

Emirates confirms changes to first class award bookings

From April 2021, the frequent flyers of some Emirates partner airlines will be unable to use their points to book first class.

David Flynn |

Qantas, Virgin Australia status war targets 31 airlines

Frequent flyers of 31 airlines have a short opportunity to secure a fast-track to Gold with Qantas or Velocity.

Chris C. |