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Virgin Australia reopens Perth, Gold Coast lounges

Virgin rolls up the shutters on two more of its airport lounges.

Face masks to be mandatory on all domestic flights

New health measures will also see pre-flight testing for all international arrivals.

Virgin Australia, Air Canada frequent flyer partnership

Once international travel resumes you'll be able to earn and burn Velocity points on Air Canada f...

Masks mandatory on all Qantas, Virgin Australia NSW flights

Masks must now be worn on Qantas and Virgin flights, although they're optional at airport lounges

Qantas, Virgin seek delayed take-off for new Tokyo flights

Having been cancelled by COVID-19, can new flights to Tokyo get back on track by the end of 2021?

Qantas, Virgin Australia status war targets 31 airlines

Frequent flyers of 31 airlines have a short opportunity to secure a fast-track to Gold with Qanta...

What meals are Qantas, Virgin serving in business class?

Qantas and Virgin Australia now plate up very different meals at the pointy end of the plane, but...

Virgin's Canberra lounge to reopen, The Club still in doubt

“We will have seven lounges, in the biggest ports,” says Virgin Australia CEO Jayne Hrdlicka.

Virgin opens Melbourne’s The Club lounge to everybody

Virgin Australia's inner sanctum is no longer a secret, with this private lounge temporarily repl...

Virgin launches status match for Oneworld, Emirates, AirNZ

Virgin Australia is extending the scope of its current Gold status match to 16 airlines around th...

When are Virgin Australia's airport lounges reopening?

As domestic borders come down and demand for travel ramps up, here's where you'll find Virgin's l...

Your guide to catching the Sydney Airport train

From Opal cards and contactless payments through to time-saving tricks and more, here's your guid...

Virgin Australia's future is more JetBlue than Jetstar

The former Jetstar boss turned Virgin Australia CEO is taking inspiration from America’s JetBlue ...

Virgin CEO: US, Japan flights unlikely until late 2022

Virgin's international partners could be the key to US, Japan flights for the next few years.

Virgin Australia firms up Boeing 737 MAX order

Virgin ditches the smaller MAX 8 but says the MAX 10 is the right size for both domestic and shor...

Virgin offers Qantas status match to Velocity Gold

Step right up for a fast track to pocketing Velocity Gold status with Virgin Australia.

What you need to know about Rex Boeing 737 business class

Regional Express (Rex) reveals its business class offering for Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane fli...

Rex launches business class battle against Qantas, Virgin

Seats, meals, WiFi and lounges are all part of the Regional Express business class playbook.