Frequent flyer News

How the QFF 'overhaul' will affect you

Qantas is embarking on a year-long overhaul of its loyalty scheme, but it all boils down to those points-based 'reward' seats &...

Chris Chamberlin |

Qantas Points: book with AirNZ, Air France, KLM

Qantas Frequent Flyer members can now use their Qantas Points to book selected flights with Air New Zealand, and will soon be a...

Chris Chamberlin |

Qantas launches Lifetime Platinum

Qantas' highest-flying travellers will be able to secure their top-tier frequent flyer status for life with the introduction of...

David Flynn |

Qantas Points Club is aimed at "high buyers"

Qantas will turn its attention from frequent flyers to frequent shoppers with the launch of the new Qantas Points Club later th...

David Flynn |

AMEX axes Priority Pass credit at Aussie airports

American Express is withdrawing the offer of $36 of credit at selected cafes and restaurants at Sydney, Melbourne, Br...

David Flynn |

Some frequent flyers get Heathrow Express upgrade

The Heathrow Express is the quickest and easiest way for business travellers to scoot between Heathrow Airport and Lo...

David Flynn |

Star Alliance halts plan for new elite status

Star Alliance is no longer actively considering new alliance-wide elite tiers above the Gold level – such as Star Allianc...

Chris Chamberlin |

SQ KrisFlyer Elite Silver: the unofficial guide

This article is part of our ongoing Business Travel 101 series for newcomers to the world of business travel. The mid-tier Kri...

Brandon Loo |

CX Marco Polo Club vs Asia Miles

This article is part of our ongoing Business Travel 101 series for newcomers to the world of business travel. If you’ve ...

Brandon Loo |

How to spend 104,000 Qantas Points from ANZ

Tempting travellers with 100,000 bonus Qantas frequent flyer points – not to mention an extra 4,000 Qantas Points gained ...

Chris Chamberlin |

BA's Gold Guest List: the unofficial guide

Much like Qantas Platinum One, British Airways’ Gold Guest List is reserved for the most regular of frequent flyers who c...

Brandon Loo |

Why credit card points aren't all created equal

Whether searching for a new credit card or giving an existing card its regular check-up, many people focus on the number of &ls...

Chris Chamberlin |

Qantas unlocks China Airlines reward flights

Qantas Frequent Flyer members can now spend their stash of Qantas Points on reward flights with Taiwan’s China Airlines, ...

Chris Chamberlin |

How to use your KrisFlyer miles for other people

This article is part of our ongoing Business Travel 101 series for newcomers to the world of business travel. In Australia, it...

Brandon Loo |

AA, Hyatt launch reciprocal rewards partnership

A new tie-up between American Airlines’ AAdvantage frequent flyer program and the World of Hyatt hotel loyalty scheme unl...

Chris Chamberlin |

Wilson Parking pulls out of Velocity

Wilson Parking is leaving Virgin Australia's Velocity Frequent Flyer program, which saw travellers earn Velocity Points every t...

David Flynn |

The unofficial guide to CX Marco Polo Gold status

On-par with Qantas Frequent Flyer Gold, Cathay Pacific Marco Polo Club Gold is an appealing card to slip into your travel walle...

Brandon Loo |

British Airways Avios revamp lands on May 30

British Airways is increasing the number of Avios points that its Executive Club frequent flyers will need to book flights on a...

Chris Chamberlin |