Virgin Australia Guides

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...

Private investors circle Virgin Australia for take-over

A leaner and more competitive Virgin Australia could emerge in the wake of a dramatic 'take-over ...

Govt to subsidise domestic flights by Qantas, Virgin

A 'minimum domestic network' operated by Qantas and Virgin will be underwritten by the Australian...

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 ...

The complete guide to Uber Rewards in Australia, NZ

Unlock the Uber Rewards program to earn points plus status perks with every ride and even meal de...

How competition gave us the world's best business class

This retrospective shows how hard-fought competition made Australia's business class travellers t...

Virgin Australia axes all flights except Sydney-Melbourne

As it scrambles to conserve cash and faced with plummeting demand, Virgin Australia slashes its s...

Virgin Australia will fly to Paris (via Auckland, Hong Kong)

Virgin Australia's Boeing 777 will make a one-off trek from Brisbane to Paris, with stops in Auck...

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...

Qantas, Virgin mount international repatriation flights

Routes to four popular international destinations will temporarily re-open to help bring stranded...

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 ...

Qantas, Virgin Australia cut inflight meals and drinks

If you're among the few who are still flying, you'd better make BYO your new meal strategy.

How to convert Velocity points into KrisFlyer miles

It's easy to convert your Virgin Australia Velocity frequent flyer points into Singapore Airlines...

Virgin Australia seeks $1.4 billion Government bailout

Virgin has pitched a $1.4bn loan as part of a broader $5bn aviation industry rescue package.

Govt rules out nationalising Qantas, Virgin Australia

Yes to financial support but no to nationalisation, says the Deputy Prime Minister and Transport ...

Virgin Australia grounds almost all domestic flights

Virgin Australia will suspend most domestic flights and ground 125 aircraft from this weekend.