• Great that the lounges are being refreshed but there is a bit of BA bashing going on here - existing product is pretty decent. The BA First lounge in T5 is just behind the Qantas and Cathay equivalents but miles ahead of anyone else. Strong food and drink offering, superb showers and a very pleas...

  • Thanks Brandon a good guide. Do you know how many days in advance does QR open up award seats via Qantas? I.e. how many days out can I book (and presumably get the best availability)?

  • This seems extremely underwhelming vs what other programs offer their top frequent flyers who 'over achieve'. e.g., . BA offering a return upgrade voucher for 2 at 2500 TPs and 2 return upgrade vouchers for 1 at 3500 TPs. The US programs also have pretty compelling upgrade incentives... and the k...

  • What will make this a 6 star hotel? Does that mean anything or is it just marketing?

  • If qantas wants to make its product more exclusive the first thing they should do is stop redemptions and upgrades into first on points. Keep it for those who can truly afford it. Air France and to a degree LH both do this and their product is well regarded. In the meantime I’ll continue t...

  • Originally Posted by mushmush I run all my business expenses through amex or visa, in one year alone just on amex i earned 800k points and i had no issues. Many hospitality operators do this as they can earn over 20k a week just by paying suppliers. I'm curious - giving a lot of vendors charge a...

  • Double status credits - Velocity

    Aug 21, 2018, 08:33 PM

    This does't seem to have come through?