• Qantas launches Lifetime Platinum

    Jun 20, 2019, 07:41 PM

    I can see the simplicity in the maths. 20 years at ~700SC = 14K (lifetime gold). 20 years at >3600SC = 72K (Lifetime platinum one). They just forgot the "one" off the title.

  • The “day” is calculated from AEST so don't get caught out like I did and turn the data on at 2350 hrs in Aust (daytime in Europe and US). Otherwise it's good coverage and convenient to be able to make calls. Limited data though. I mainly used it for maps, ride ...

  • Hi,Quick question for the brains trust. I'm planning a return trip with my wife flying business to Paris from Melb next year. I'm currently OWE via Qantas FF. Looking to try CX via Hong Kong.Just not sure where to credit the points and status credit earn. To QFF or Asia Miles (Marco Polo Club)? M...

  • USA trip advice

    Jun 01, 2017, 07:20 PM

    went to the US in the last 3 weeks (SYD-SFO-LAX-MEL) with the family in tow. Usually the automated systems are quite quick on the way in but as it was the family's first time with ESTA, the wait at SFO took over an hour.Also went to BOS just after the election last year by myself and the immigrat...

  • Happened to me too (Velocity business reward Per to Mel for 4 pax). Luckily for us, our schedule was flexible and we had points to make the changes. I just called the call centre and got the flights changed. Here's hoping they don't change it again...