• Hi NSCUK, you may want to take a second look at the article shared by TheTraveller above as that mentions status extension arrangements for folks residing outside of Australia/NZ. In particular the paragraph: "With that global disconnect in mind, Qantas will follow the simplest possible op...

  • Will probably hold off until Bain clarifies their direction for Virgin Australia and their offering for Business travelers. Seems to be some speculation by industry commentators that they may adopt a JetBlue style of offering. I imagine once the new CEO officially takes the reins her first job ...

  • There are certain rows in the forward cabin which Qantas prioritises for low/no status passengers who are willing to pay the seat allocation fee to sit in these rows. These seats are not made available to Gold frequent flyers to reserve. As a workaround, if you sign out of your frequent flyer a...

  • Looks like CX150 gets bumped up to an A350 as well when it returns in October....Nice...

  • May be worth booking an Assistance service, such as https://manilafasttrack.com/. Not sure if they will handle your terminal transfer though. Worth asking the question nonetheless