23-hour marathon: Qantas adds more Sydney-New York flightsMay 11, 2023, 03:09 PM
So what happened to the BNE-ORD route? Seems that QF has give up on it
ANA to fly twice daily between Sydney and TokyoJan 18, 2023, 03:20 PM
Haha, what about BNE? We don't even have daily flight to Japan.
Now on sale: Virgin Australia launches Cairns–Tokyo flightsDec 14, 2022, 11:40 AM
Its not "business" you are redeeming, it's premium economy by international standard although VA will charge you at business rate.Using Qantas point on JQ "business" is much cheaper than what VA is charging.
Are Velocity points Australia’s strongest frequent flyer currency?Sep 28, 2022, 02:07 PM
I still find velocity quite useless. The biggest issue, is that it's calendar opens at T-330. By then most premium cabin has already been snatched. Eg. For ANA SYD-HND and Air Canada SYD/BNE-YVR, those business class seats usually get snatched within 24hrs let along 1 month later. Qantas als...
Virgin unlikely to open lounge premium entry lanes until 2022Apr 19, 2022, 03:33 PM
What about people with Amex platinum card?
Two Seperate Tickets with SQMar 02, 2023, 01:01 PM
Definitely no problem checking all the way through. Have done that before, even if both legs are point booking. With star alliance, even different airlines have no problem, heck, I've even done ANA connecting Qantas check through.But not with One World. It is stated clearly in their policy that i...
Japan entryJul 15, 2022, 09:15 AM
Plus with recent assassination of Abe, I think the government is fully occupied and opening up isn't on the top of their things to do.
Quickest way to earn 1 AviosMay 16, 2022, 03:32 PM
Do you have CBA card? Q miles is listed as a partner so I suspect you can transfer to Q avios from CBA. Citiprestige is another CA that does it but it's not a common card.
Upcoming trip to Brisbane via SydneyOct 26, 2021, 03:37 PM
It will be hotel quarantine in BNE for 2 weeks in Nov 2. Only from Nov 19 are you allow to have home quarantine.
Velocity: Are you taking the emergency exit yet?Oct 19, 2020, 12:46 PM
It is very clear that Bain direction to the new VA is more towards LCC than a full service airline. Currently it is so bareboned that you can argue that JQ is better (at least you can buy food). I just flew a rt with them to Darwin in business class, 2 minute noodle is all you get (or some other ...