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Cathay Pacific stretches Marco Polo Club status to 2022

All members of Cathay Pacific's Marco Polo Club loyalty program will keep their status to Decembe...

How Velocity family pooling can fast-track Gold status

Family pooling lets you combine frequent flyer points and status credits.

Qantas Club vs Qantas Business Lounge for domestic flyers

Everybody knows the Qantas Business Lounge trumps the Qantas Club, but what actually makes the Bu...

Is BA Executive Club membership worth it for Australians?

After a near two-decade hiatus, Australians are once again welcome in Executive Club: but it's no...

Business class compared: Qantas vs Virgin vs Rex

Premium travellers are now spoiled for choice, but which airline is best in business class?

Cathay Pacific reopens The Pier lounge at Hong Kong

Cathay’s flagship business class lounge will become a dedicated transit lounge.

10 great tips for hiring a car in Australia

Whether it's actually finding a car or avoiding snags like hidden toll fees or insurance excesses...

Head-to-head: Qantas Gold vs Virgin Australia Velocity Gold

A Gold frequent flyer card is your ticket to the lounge, but how does the overall package stack u...

Cathay Pacific ramps up Sydney, Melbourne flights

The Oneworld member’s Sydney and Melbourne reboot adds extra Airbus A350 flights to the schedule.

Greater Bay Airlines: new Hong Kong carrier challenges CX

With plans to fly 30 jets across Asia by 2026, the startup says Covid has levelled the playing fi...

Your guide to Qatar Airways’ new Business Lite fares

Traditional perks such as airport lounge access are now sold separately on some Qatar Airways bus...

Your guide to the Accor Plus program

We dive into the paid Accor Plus membership program, which provides a hotel stay every year, Silv...

Best Qantas Platinum One perks for domestic flyers

Platinum One frequent flyers don’t always travel at the ‘pointy end’ of the plane, but they still...

Revealed: the best (and worst) times to call Qantas, Virgin

The best strategy for getting through to your airline's call centre: hit the phones early, and av...

Cathay Pacific's The Wing first class lounge, Hong Kong

Set to become the go-to for Qantas Platinum members departing Hong Kong, here's where your lounge...

Earning Qantas Points, status on Qatar’s Business Lite fares

Qatar's 'unbundled' business class comes at a lower price for the same seat, but with some change...

Best Cathay Pacific Asia Miles credit card sign-up offers

Turn your credit card points into Cathay Pacific Asia Miles to book business class flights across...

Quickly earn Qantas Points to save your balance

Qantas Points expire after 18 months of inactivity, but there are many simple strategies to ensur...