• I think this is a great idea when in a hurry. Presumably, take away coffee wouldn’t work in Melbourne as you have to go through the scanners when you leave. Fine when you scan when entering the lounge - Sydney etc.

  • Hi, in my experience I have never had a problem accessing Delta lounges as a Velocity Platinum member. I have just come back from my normal month per year Stateside and I can honestly say I didn't have trouble accessing any lounge at any of the 11 airports I tried to gain access to - both of the ...

  • Just to confirm, if I am flying to Bali but am Velocity Platinum can I visit Ethiad lounge or is it only for passengers on flight VA1..? Thanks

  • How much is gold worth to you? $1,000?I also agree with the above - I don't think you can do much better than Sydney to Brisbane/Melbourne/Gold Coast to Auckland for 130 points each way in J. If you can be choosy on dates then you might get set for $925This would cover your 400 points and 4 segme...

  • VA23 - MEL to LAX cancellations

    Sep 13, 2019, 09:15 AM

    On VA23 from Melbourne to Los Angeles next week, I notice that over the past couple of weeks one of the scheduled services each week has been cancelled (yesterday, 2nd Sept etc.)Anyone know why? Should I expect another next week?

  • Cash vs Travel Money Cards

    Apr 09, 2019, 08:50 AM

    I spend two months per year in the US. There is only one option in my opinion:Citi Plus Account for ATM withdrawals - no ATM fee and uses the wholesale rate set by Visa/MC. And debit card transactions if that’s how you want to transact. And....Bankwest Zero MasterCard for general purchases,...

  • Agree with others re: architecture and just a quick point about NZ scenery:There are some good train journeys in NZ that might be worth looking at.How about Auckland to Wellington, ferry across and then down to Christchurch. Followed by Christchurch to Greymouth?

  • Velocity Partners

    Jul 21, 2017, 12:56 PM

    I think 15 minutes of work for a Masters is probably not too significant, do you?