"Originally Posted by ChrisCh Card payment fees are one thing, but try booking a flight with Regional Express (REX) - they levy both a 'Payment Method Surcharge' (which for some cards is 3x the price that Qantas and VA are charging), but also whack on a separate percentage-based 'Booking/Handling..."
"Originally Posted by maabbot Sorry it’s a zero sum game there are more people with on average fewer points and the same aggregate points. SCs play key role in your priority for bookings and FF points can be used at the Qantas store to buy everyday appliances. They are not limited to just ..."
"Originally Posted by maabbot Sorry but what is the fundamental problem with this. You have earned he points so why shouldn’t you have he right to use / transfer as you see fit. Qantas happily sells points to banks etc - this is all about protecting Qantas as being the sole source of point..."
"I assume the people selling these large parcels of points are higher level frequent flyers who have accumulated large amounts of points and have no use for them. By selling the points via ozbargain and such they are devaluing the whole program. No wonder it’s so hard to find awards seat av..."
"Recently had a flight with cathay’s new menu and service on their A350k. I had the beef burger and have to say it was the best meal I’ve had in the air (I’ve had plenty of first experiences) it was delicious."
"This might clarify the situation5. Chauffeur Drive is also available in Adelaide, Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Canberra, Hobart, Perth, Auckland, Christchurch and Wellington to passengers travelling on Qantas operated flights that connect to or from an eligible Qantas international flight above (..."
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