• When people inevitably flout the social distancing guides, will staff have the discipline to enforce them?

  • "unless there is another cluster that comes up like what they had causing this spike"But that's the issue though. Pretty sure the health authorities would want to be confident they have a handle on how to effectively and quickly deal with clusters. Hong Kong is likely to have other issues to deal...

  • Wouldn't it make more sense to build a link to Parramatta though if that was the case? Seeing as a high speed link is planned between Parramatta and Sydney. But to be honest I'm not sure why you'd fly into WS Airport if you want to go to Sydney anyway. Isn't that what Sydney Airport is for?

  • I understand linking to Macarthur Station, but St Mary's? What am I missing?

  • I've always been curious as to why the interiors of private jets (and luxury boats for that matter) always seem to use high gloss materials. Seems pretty gauche to me...

  • Originally Posted by djtech After the changes, the earn rate on many Amex cards will change as well. Amex Explorer will earn 2 MR points converted to 1 airline points per dollar. Amex Platinum will be adjusted to earn 2.25 points on ALL purchases which gives you 1.125 airline points per dollar.T...

  • Velocity used to be really good, but availability dried up around the same time the new Business Class was introduced. QF seems to be the much more useful rewards scheme these days.

  • Australian Financial Review subscription - $628Travel credit - $450Accor Plus membership - $395Free night at Accor hotels50% dining at Accor hotelsGood travel insuranceAn increasing number of Amex airport loungesPriority Pass - US$399Assuming you place value on the above, it's actually not too bad.