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Are my Virgin Australia Velocity frequent flyer points safe?

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

Virgin suspends refunds, travel credit for cancelled flights

Emails sent to would-be travellers contain bad news for those expecting a refund or even 'travel ...

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...

Everything you need to know about the Qantas, BP partnership

Earn up to 2 Qantas Points per litre of fuel, plus up to 50 bonus Qantas status credits.

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 sale will be "very competitive"

Would-be owners of Virgin Australia have two weeks to lodge their first offer for the airline.

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...

Wizz Air, Frontier backer has Virgin Australia in its sights

A US investor and champion of low-cost airlines is stalking Virgin Australia, and not for the fir...

Finding a buyer for Virgin Australia is a job worth $30m

Virgin Australia is almost $7bn to debt, and could pay administrator Deloitte another $30m to fin...

Virgin Mk II could launch in as little as three months

Virgin's administrators want to see a new owner in place by the end of June.

AMEX, ANZ, HSBC, NAB suspend Velocity points transfers

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

Richard Branson could be part of Virgin's rescue, reboot

The British billionaire and godfather to all Virgin businesses could tip as much as $250 million ...

Flying into administration, Virgin rethinks Boeing 737 MAX

Virgin Australia says the make-up of its fleet will be a hot topic around the restructuring table.

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 Mk II: "everything is on the table"

The new Virgin will look very different to the old Virgin...

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.

Virgin in administration: what happens to travel credit?

Would-be travellers holding credit or vouchers for future Virgin Australia flights face worrying ...