Jun 18, 2021, 02:06 PM
This will be an ongoing requirement in Queensland regardless of community COVID cases in Australia, much like the border pass requirements in VIC, SA, TAS, WA and NT are also ongoing requirements regardless of community cases.
Jun 17, 2021, 02:19 PM
A simple green/amber/red framework (like Victoria has) would certainly be more straightforward, as opposed to Queensland's three distinct border pass systems, with two different quarantine outcomes within two of those three passes. How a typical tourist (or business traveller) is supposed to get ...
Jun 15, 2021, 02:50 PM
Interesting comment on the arrival process in Sydney - we arrived at a remote stand but the transfer to the terminal was very quick, and the bus drops you at the doors right next to the T2 baggage carousels, so found it faster than arriving at many of the pier gates (where you then have to walk t...
Jun 14, 2021, 10:05 AM
Delta's inclusion here was primarily as a member of SkyTeam, allowing those travelling on airlines outside the partnerships of Qantas and Virgin Australia to credit their miles to a program that in turn, allows its miles to be spent within Australia.While Delta flights can be credited to Velocity...
Jun 14, 2021, 10:00 AM
There are lots of great frequent flyer programs out there, Skywards being one of many. However, travelling on Emirates is largely covered by Qantas Frequent Flyer for most Australians, and Skywards miles are generally much harder to earn than Qantas Points in Australia. Of course, there are certa...
May 31, 2021, 09:35 AM
Staff at the Brisbane domestic lounges have happily allowed Qatar Sapphire/Emerald passengers into the lounges just by presenting their card (even with a QFF number on their boarding pass) - suspect the international lounge would function in much the same way.For what it's worth, there's no form...
May 05, 2021, 02:23 PM
Hi BMC, just to clarify, transferring 50,000 KrisFlyer miles doesn't get you Gold: you only earn 1 Elite mile per 5 KrisFlyer miles converted on eligible transactions, which means you need to convert a minimum of 250,000 KrisFlyer miles (and given the transfer rates, that's 500,000 AMEX points, ...
Mar 22, 2021, 12:54 PM
On moving from Bronze or Silver to Gold, you'll get a Gold membership kit with the Gold membership card and one Q Bag Tag."Now that travel is beginning to open up again, we're pleased to announce that from 17 December 2020, Qantas will resume distribution of physical cards and kits to members who...
Jan 20, 2021, 11:21 AM
Yes, points transactions can be reversed. Obviously, third parties can't ask QFF to suspend your QFF account or cancel all your points, but a company does have the ability to reverse points credited from them in error, among other reasons.I've seen it myself, where Everyday Rewards accidentally p...
Dec 10, 2020, 11:31 AM
You can just show the Qatar card at the entry to the lounge, even with your Qantas number linked onto the booking.Great way to enjoy the lounge benefit, while earning Qantas Points.