Reward Program

Qantas on track for 10 million frequent flyers

Qantas expects its frequent flyer program to eclipse 10 million members early next year, further cementing the loyalty program&...

Use Qantas Points for Spotify subscriptions

Streaming music service Spotify is the latest name to sign up with Qantas' ever-expanding frequent flyer scheme. Spotify Premi...

Commonwealth Bank slashes frequent flyer points

The Commonwealth Bank is set to slash the rate at which the bank’s American Express, MasterCard and Visa credit card hold...

Frequent flyer tip: buying British Airways Avios

Every airline’s frequent flyer mileage program comes with its own unique set of benefits and right now the stars are alig...

IHG sets the Net free

The InterContinental Hotels Group is now offering free Internet access to Elite-grade members of its loyalty program, which has...

SQ introduces 'Miles + Cash'

Singapore Airlines will allow frequent flyers to mix miles and cash when it comes to paying for SQ or SilkAir tickets online fr...

Top spends for QFF points

It's often said that Qantas Frequent Flyer points are Australia's de facto currency. And as the Red Roo's reward prog...

Virgin offers points for pets

Virgin Australia passengers can now earn points for flying with their pooches – and pussycats too. The airline today lau...

Earn Virgin points at Langham hotels

IN BRIEF | Virgin Australia frequent flyers staying at Langham hotels can now hoover up a handy serving of Velocity points. Fr...

Qantas launches new ad campaign

Qantas has unveilled a new campaign intended to push the airline's frequent flyer program past the 10 million member mark. Fea...

Qantas clamps down on loyalty bonus

Qantas will tighten the rules for its frequent flyer 'loyalty bonus' next month, restricting the ability to earn bonus points t...

Virgin scores high in reward seat stakes

Virgin Australia has taken second place in a global survey of the availability of reward seats available to frequent flyer...

Amex tweaks freq flyer card rates

American Express is changing the number of frequent flyer points which cardholders can earn on its premium Amex Qantas and Virg...

EK adds fuel surcharge to reward flights

The cost of those 'free' reward flights with Emirates just got more expensive, with the airline adding a fuel surcharge to...

New Qantas Cash travel money/frequent flyer card

Qantas is taking its frequent flyer card to the next level with "Qantas Cash", allowing the plastic to be used as a prepai...

Better frequent flyer program: QF or EK?

Now that Qantas and Emirates are forging forwards with their alliance, which takes effect from April 1, frequent flyers ar...

Full details: Emirates' new Skywards Platinum

Emirates is introducing a new Platinum level to its Skywards frequent flyer program, with the top tier membership matched to Qa...

How "marketed & operated" flights affect points

In this era of airline partnerships and alliances it can be tricky to work out which flights earn the most Qantas or Virgi...