• Booked EK Business seats in JFK to DXB and DXB to PER using QF Points , and have been given option to book chauffeur via Qantas site . Trip is in July . So pre-March 1st seems to still be available .

  • Johnny2803 my family also has preferred the morning flight , as you hit Dubai early afternoon and have a sleep before going onwards to Europe the next day , although I do prefer the A380 . So echo your thoughts , although I think this flight (EK424) will be back once runway maintainance (in Dubai...

  • Great news . Look forward to Doha stopovers

  • Great news for Melb. Would love to see direct service between HCMC and Perth - big Vietnamese community in Perth and wonderful country to visit ( Vietnam) .

  • QF Route Map Wish List

    Dec 15, 2018, 01:06 PM

    PER to ATH would be a great direct route to have . Probably take in the region of 14 hours . From reading forums Paris , Frankfurt and even Rome in the conversation , haven't heard Athens mentioned . Great 1 stop link up for Melb Greek community.

  • Perth-Tokyo direct flights?

    Nov 29, 2018, 10:12 AM

    "Airline Ratings " website writes this route is about to be announced by ANA . Possibly starting in April 2019 using 787-9 .

  • Points and Pay vs Classic Award

    Aug 22, 2018, 07:01 PM

    The only downside to accumulating piles of FF points is not being able to use them when you want to and on routes and carriers that you want to . Has anyone worked out how much less value FF points as Points Plus Pay vs classic award ?Issues I see : FF points in Points Plus Pay have a lower redem...

  • We stayed at Loews Hotel Santa Monica . It was on the beach , close to the pier , great neighbourhood , beautiful hotel . It was about 20 minutes from LAX but would be far from Disney .

  • Creative trips to USA East Coast

    Aug 21, 2018, 08:52 PM

    Have been doing some research on Perth to US ( East Coast) award availability . Going to US seems CX has the most availability with QR coming home from East Coast ( to Perth) .