Frequent flyer News

Qantas loosens first class lounge guesting rules

Platinum-grade frequent flyers can now bring in a guest travelling on any Oneworld member airline flight.

David Flynn |

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 |

Earn Gold status with a single flight

Malaysia Airlines is tempting travellers with the offer of Gold status with just one return business class trip to London.

David Flynn |

Qantas Boeing 747 'points plane'

Frequent flyers can secure seats on the very last commercial flight of a Qantas Boeing 747.

Chris Chamberlin |

Qantas Restaurants reboot: earn while you dine

Scoop up Qantas Points when you dine out at restaurants across Australia and around the world.

Chris Chamberlin |

Qantas to launch new restaurant partnership

Qantas is plating up an all-new way to earn frequent flyer points while you wine and dine.

David Flynn |

Earn Virgin Velocity points riding with Ola

Members of Virgin Australia's Velocity Frequent Flyer scheme can now earn Velocity Points when zipping around town with Ola, a ...

Chris Chamberlin |

Unofficial guide to CX Marco Polo Diamond status

Cathay Pacific's Marco Polo Club Diamond status packs a punch, and rightly so, as it takes a lot of flying to reach those ...

Brandon Loo |

Unofficial guide to EK Skywards Silver status

While many travellers may regard Silver status as just a 'stepping stone' towards higher and more-glitzy tiers, Emirates' Skywa...

Brandon Loo |

How to fly round-the-world using Qantas Points

Here's how to book a round-the-world business class trip for the same amount of Qantas Points as a simple return journey to London

Chris Chamberlin |

Best Marco Polo Club perks in CX business class

This article is part of our ongoing Business Travel 101 series for newcomers to the world of business travel. Holdin...

Brandon Loo |

Cathay Pacific's best Diamond perk?

Which line at airport security is the shortest? It's often not the queue you're in, and it's usually not even the priority lan...

David Flynn |

Unofficial guide to EK Skywards Platinum status

Hold the elusive Emirates Skywards Platinum card in your wallet for unlimited first class lounge access across Emirates and its...

Brandon Loo |

Unofficial guide to EK Skywards Gold status

An Emirates Skywards Gold card is your key to unlimited lounge access across Emirates and its partner airline networks, includi...

Brandon Loo |

How to recover lost Qantas frequent flyer points

Qantas has a strict use-by date on the frequent flyer points sitting in your account. If your account is inactive for 18 months...

David Flynn |

BA just made business class upgrades easier

British Airways is making it easier for top-tier frequent flyers to travel in even more comfort with free upgrades to business ...

David Flynn |

Qantas rejigs reward bookings for partner airlines

Forthcoming changes to the Qantas Frequent Flyer scheme will not only require more points to book premium seats with Qantas &nd...

Brandon Loo |

Double dip on points with Air France/KLM and Accor

In the long run of loyalty, every point counts – so the opportunity to 'double dip' makes plenty of sense if it helps you...

David Flynn |