Dec 06, 2011, 10:43 AM
Changing to Optus sounds like more of a marketing tie-up to me. Don't Qantas and Optus to FF points now. The Wifi at the Melbourne Virgin lounge is amazing.
Nov 09, 2011, 01:03 PM
Velocity have also just started to allow "Family Pooling" of Status points and Miles to one account. Great if you're taking the kids, you can suck up their status points.
Mar 19, 2012, 10:06 AM
I haven't bothered to look how "cheap" the fare is. But don't you have to waste time by getting to the airport 2 hours early?...... how much does that actually cost you in lost productivity.
Mar 09, 2012, 06:01 PM
Remembering that you don't earn SC (Status Credits for Gold.Silver etc) on Virgin reward seats. It may be better to convert your CC reward points to $ Cashback or Visa Prepaids and then purchase real Virgin seats (then you get SC and Velocity points).If you are doing a lot of flying or need...
Feb 24, 2012, 09:11 AM
Could Rudd be the ultimate Australian Business Traveller. Washington to BNE via DFW, various media conf on the way, and looking as fresh as ever. First Class? Kip on the plane? Arrivals Lounges? How does he do it?
Dec 02, 2011, 05:07 PM
as a Gold you can walk in to any Lounge in Aus any time.. don't even have to be flying.. I just go and grab a beer and chips or coffee and cake if i'm waiting to pick someone up. Or read the paper if i've just dropped off... So yes you can go to the Syd Domes Virgin Lounge. (An...
Nov 07, 2011, 03:46 PM
Anyone know if everyone can get double status points on Virgin? I haven't got a email. currently Gold and want to maintain, looks like a good opportunity.Virgin Velocity are offering double Status credits on their website... but the T&C says "This offer is only available to those selected b...