Velocity Frequent Flyer

Status match brings Qantas perks to Virgin frequent flyers

A rare status match from Qantas partner Qatar Airways unlocks Qantas perks for Velocity Silver, G...

Virgin Australia unfreezes Velocity Frequent Flyer points

The program's four-week ban on members using their points is starting to lift, with domestic flig...

Status hold schemes: Qantas vs Virgin

We run the ruler over the parental pause benefits for Qantas and Virgin Australia frequent flyers.

Are my Virgin Australia Velocity frequent flyer points safe?

With Virgin Australia in administration and Velocity Points currently frozen, some members are ri...

Banks pull down the shutters on Virgin Australia Velocity

Sitting on a pile of credit card reward points? You won't be able to convert them into Velocity P...

Earning points on petrol: BP vs Caltex vs Coles Express

You can earn Qantas Points at BP and Caltex, and Velocity Points at Coles Express (Shell) – but w...

Virgin Australia's $150m loan from Velocity "an investment"

Velocity Rewards confirms a $150m loan to Virgin Australia in 2014 remained unpaid when the airli...

AMEX, ANZ, HSBC, NAB suspend Velocity points transfers

With Velocity members currently unable to spend any points, some credit card issuers are blocking...

Virgin administrator says Velocity won't be sold off

The Velocity frequent flyer program will be a key part of the Virgin Mk II package offered to the...

Virgin Australia freezes Velocity frequent flyer points

Velocity Frequent Flyer members can continue to earn points, but won't be able to spend them for ...

Virgin Australia enters voluntary administration

Virgin Australia's board has appointed Deloitte as voluntary administrators of the company.

What happens to your points if an airline goes bust?

The good news: you probably won't magically and tragically lose all your points if an airline goe...

Maximising frequent flyer points when shopping online

Set your frequent flyer balance soaring with these easy points-boosting tips while you're shoppin...

Can you get a refund on Qantas, Virgin Australia flights?

If the airline cancels your flight, you may be entitled to a cash refund – but even if not, your ...

Points cut, fees revamped on Velocity Global Wallet card

You'll soon earn fewer Velocity Points on everyday purchases using Velocity Global Wallet, with t...

Qantas, Virgin Australia clamp down on rewards purchases

With newly-imposed limits being placed on both Qantas' and Velocity's rewards store, you should m...

Virgin suspends points transfer to Singapore Airlines

Virgin puts a stopper on frequent flyers converting Velocity points to Singapore Airlines' KrisFl...

Virgin restores Velocity status for past elite members

If you recently held – but have since lost – Velocity Silver, Gold or Platinum status, there's a ...