• Exactly. Classic Qantas. A few tiny positive changes to the least valuable part of the program (economy redemptions) outweighed by larger negative changes to the most valuable part of the program (premium redemptions).Expect more negative changes to be drip fed without media fanfare over the comi...

  • SYD-OOL 6400pts+$27.58 Usually 8000ptsSYD-BME 18000pts+$53.39 Usually 18000ptsSYD-JFK 55200pts+$271.92 Usually 60000pts

  • It is dynamic pricing. See the below image. Redemption rates for economy are lower but also said to be 'from ...'

  • That doesn't sound good. Switch to a revenue-based model? Hope not!

  • But Joyce has already stated the reason why BNE was chosen over SYD/MEL: distance.From the article: "Brisbane has an advantage: it’s closer to a lot more (US) destinations than Sydney or Melbourne, so that gives us the ability to do things like Dallas, or to do other cities in the States t...

  • Renovations haven't even started. I wouldn't waste a pass on that lounge. In the mornings, it will be extremely crowded with sub-par food and beverage offerings.

  • QANTAS Double Status Credits MIA

    Oct 16, 2019, 05:10 PM

    My recommendation would be to enjoy the freedom that comes from Qantas no longer offering regular double status credit offers.As a result of Qantas' decision not to offer them as much this year, I've bought more flights according to price and quality of product/service. I've picked up some amazin...

  • Originally Posted by ChrisB I’ve just been told by a senior Qantas staff member this evening in Singapore that an announcement is imminent on Lounge news...As early as next week. They strongly suggested it would be two fold, including an update to the existing lounge and a new facility for...

  • Originally Posted by davecas The new lounge is akin to a cheap ikea inspired food court, the ambiance is terrible it feels cheap with the mixture of ikea looking timber chairs and metal picnic chairs, anyway good luck finding one of these poor quality chairs to sit down on when it gets busy. Thi...

  • No. 1 lounge pass = 1 person.