• Using Qantas Points to plan and book a round-the-world trip

    This article is part of our ongoing Business Travel 101 series for newcomers to the world of business travel and was last updated in July 2019. Looking for one of the very best ways to use your pile of Qantas frequent flyer points? Here it is: booking a lavish, round-the-world bus...

    POSTED 22 Jul, 2019 45 Comments

  • Best Qantas Frequent Flyer credit card sign-up offers

    With up to 150,000 bonus Qantas Points to be had from a single credit card application, this month's batch of top Qantas Frequent Flyer credit card deals come packed with points and perks. Whether you're hunting for a new Visa, Mastercard or American Express card to boost your frequent flyer bal...

    POSTED 8 Jul, 2019 0 Comments

  • Qantas set to launch new points-earning restaurant program

    Following last month's overhaul of the Qantas Frequent Flyer scheme, the airline is gearing up to launch a new points-earning restaurant strategy. The 'earn points as you wine and dine' proposition has been a bit of a bumpy road for Qantas Loyalty. A Qantas Restaurants scheme, launched with gre...

    POSTED 5 Jul, 2019 13 Comments

  • Qantas frequent flyer points expired? Here's how to get them back

    Qantas has a strict use-by date on the frequent flyer points sitting in your account. If your account is inactive for 18 months – that is, if no points are earned or spent in that period – then all of your points disappear in a puff of smoke. Expired. Vanished. Gone. It's a gotcha wh...

    POSTED 3 Jul, 2019 14 Comments

  • Exclusive Qantas Boeing 747 farewell flights for frequent flyers?

    The clock is ticking down towards retirement of Qantas' Boeing 747 fleet in 2020, but the airline is planning to treat frequent flyers with a series of exclusive 'Points Plane' flights on the iconic jumbo. Inspired by the success of the Airbus A380 Points Plane initiative, Australian Business Tr...

    POSTED 25 Jun, 2019 20 Comments

  • Qantas rejigs reward bookings for Emirates, Cathay Pacific and more

    Forthcoming changes to the Qantas Frequent Flyer scheme will not only require more points to book premium seats with Qantas – there's a similar uplift ahead for partner airlines including Emirates, Cathay Pacific, Qatar Airways, American Airlines, JAL and many more. The revised rates kick ...

    POSTED 21 Jun, 2019 42 Comments

  • How the Qantas Frequent Flyer 'overhaul' will affect you

    Qantas is embarking on a year-long overhaul of its loyalty scheme, but it all boils down to those points-based 'reward' seats – and the long-awaited launch of Lifetime Platinum status for the very very frequent flyer. The bottom line? There'll be more seats up for grabs, with 'ca...

    POSTED 20 Jun, 2019 92 Comments

  • Qantas unlocks reward flights on Air New Zealand, Air France, KLM

    Qantas Frequent Flyer members can now use their Qantas Points to book selected flights with Air New Zealand, and will soon be able to book flights with Air France, KLM, and Thailand's Bangkok Airways. It's part of a broader sweep by Qantas to unlock one million additional frequent flyer seats ev...

    POSTED 20 Jun, 2019 9 Comments

  • Qantas launches Lifetime Platinum frequent flyer status

    Qantas' highest-flying travellers will be able to secure their top-tier frequent flyer status for life with the introduction of Qantas Lifetime Platinum in a raft of changes to the Qantas Frequent Flyer scheme. But that lifetime of Platinum perks such as access to first class lounges won't ...

    POSTED 20 Jun, 2019 102 Comments

  • Qantas Points Club is aimed at "high buyers", not high flyers

    Qantas will turn its attention from frequent flyers to frequent shoppers with the launch of the new Qantas Points Club later this year. The move comes in recognition of the fact that of the near-13 million members of the Qantas Frequent Flyer program, the vast majority actually earn their points...

    POSTED 20 Jun, 2019 14 Comments

  • Qantas flags more seats, lower fees for frequent flyers

    Qantas has unveilled a raft of changes to its frequent flyer program and we've got all the details. * more 'reward seats' set aside for frequent flyers to buy with points * reduced carrier charges, in many cases around 30-50% lower * an increase of up to 15% for points-based premium economy, b...

    POSTED 20 Jun, 2019 159 Comments

  • What can you do with 104,000 bonus Qantas Points from ANZ?

    Tempting travellers with 100,000 bonus Qantas frequent flyer points – not to mention an extra 4,000 Qantas Points gained by completing that bonus deal – the ANZ Frequent Flyer Black Visa could be your ticket to flying high in comfort without breaking the bank. With so many places to ...

    POSTED 28 May, 2019 0 Comments

  • What can you do with 126,000 Qantas Points from Westpac?

    With up to 120,000 bonus Qantas Points on the table – along with a further 6,750 Qantas Points earned in the process of achieving that bonus – the Westpac Altitude Black credit card bundle could get you flying in no time. Among your many choices: business class upgrades on Australian...

    POSTED 21 May, 2019 0 Comments

  • How to book a seat on Qantas' exclusive Airbus A380 frequent flyer jet

    UPDATE 15/5/19 | Qantas has now opened bookings for all seats on its special Airbus A380 frequent flyer charter from Melbourne to Tokyo. It's a one-off service with every seat on the superjumbo – from the entire first class cabin of 14 suites, through to 371 economy seats down the back of ...

    POSTED 16 May, 2019 50 Comments

  • Qantas unlocks business class reward flights on China Airlines

    Qantas Frequent Flyer members can now spend their stash of Qantas Points on reward flights with Taiwan’s China Airlines, covering routes from Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane to Taipei. A one-way business class flight on any of those routes clocks in at 65,000 Qantas Points one-way (130,000 ...

    POSTED 15 May, 2019 14 Comments

  • Qantas Business Rewards makes everyday business travel more rewarding

    If you’re a business owner looking to maximise your Qantas Points earn, Qantas is on board with your business thanks to the Qantas Business Rewards program – all you need is a valid ABN and you can save on flights and start earning Qantas Points for your business when you and your tea...

    POSTED 6 May, 2019 0 Comments

  • Boost your lounging limits with a Qantas Club Annual Guest Card

    A Qantas Club membership or Qantas Gold frequent flyer card is normally your ticket to airport lounge access with one guest in tow, but if you’re regularly travelling with more than one companion, a Qantas Club Annual Guest Card boosts that limit to two guests per visit. For Qantas Platinu...

    POSTED 29 Apr, 2019 0 Comments

  • Top five benefits of Qantas Platinum One for first class flyers

    This article is part of our ongoing Business Travel 101 series for newcomers to the world of business travel. A Qantas first class ticket already covers your access to the best airport lounges on the ground – or failing that, the same can be had via a Qantas Platinum membership – but...

    POSTED 11 Apr, 2019 9 Comments

  • Top tips for Qantas flyers visiting Melbourne's domestic lounges

    This article is part of our ongoing Business Travel 101 series for newcomers to the world of business travel. Whether you're hunting down a quiet place to work at what's otherwise a bustling airport or finding the fastest way to grab your coffee before zipping to the boarding gate, the...

    POSTED 5 Apr, 2019 29 Comments

  • Bankwest cuts credit card Qantas frequent flyer points

    Bankwest is tweaking the number of Qantas frequent flyer points its credit card customers can earn from May 22 2019, with some minor increases on smaller monthly spends but significant cuts for bigger transactors. Hardest-hit is the Bankwest Qantas Classic Mastercard which faces a 40% reduction ...

    POSTED 5 Apr, 2019 6 Comments

  • Australian arrivals lounge access for Qantas international flyers

    Ever stepped off a long overseas flight – especially one that touches down early in the morning – and wished Australian airports had international arrivals lounges for a spot of breakfast, a coffee and shower so you can hit the ground running? Sadly, no Australian airport features an...

    POSTED 29 Mar, 2019 25 Comments

  • Using Qantas Points to upgrade vs. booking flights with points

    TALKING POINT | Business travellers clock up a lot of frequent flyer points, and when it comes to spending those hard-earned Qantas Points, they often come up against a common quandary: should they use them to book a flight outright, or funnel them towards applying for an upgrade? Upgrading...

    POSTED 22 Mar, 2019 7 Comments

  • Qantas, Aer Lingus end frequent flyer partnership

    EXCLUSIVE | Aer Lingus’ partnership with the Qantas Frequent Flyer program will end on July 1 2019, when the airlines part ways and the ability to earn and redeem Qantas Points on Ireland's national airline is withdrawn. On the earning side, Qantas cardholders can collect Qantas Points on ...

    POSTED 19 Mar, 2019 10 Comments

  • Five tips for Qantas flyers visiting Brisbane's domestic lounges

    This article is part of our ongoing Business Travel 101 series for newcomers to the world of business travel. From the fastest paths through security to the quickest place to get your morning coffee, there are many tricks regular travellers learn along the way to save time: and when tr...

    POSTED 18 Mar, 2019 10 Comments

  • Your guide to bringing guests into Qantas airport lounges

    Bringing guests into Qantas' first class, business class and Qantas Club lounges should be simple, but the rules for that +1 aren't always straightforward – and, to add to the confusion, can vary significantly between lounges. Don't be caught out when travelling with colleagues, friends or...

    POSTED 13 Mar, 2019 34 Comments

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