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Unless you just have carry-on
Sep 18, 2018, 09.21 PM / British Airways streamlines connections with chauffeur drive transfers
Company policy often dictates economy for all flights, not just domestic.
Sep 12, 2018, 09.21 AM / The best economy seats on the Qantas Boeing 737, and how to get them
This article is about domestic travel though. HND is not a domestic destination.The relevant concerns about priority boarding expressed here are about it being enforced for domestic flights.
Sep 10, 2018, 12.38 PM / The best perks of Qantas Gold for domestic economy flyers
The CX Lounge is fantastic. It’s a pity the Air France/KLM Lounge is so underwhelming.
Sep 10, 2018, 09.29 AM / Cathay Pacific opens its San Francisco lounge to Qantas business class
Indeed. As a MEL based passenger who likes to fly to LHR I find the drop in capacity very disappointing. Hopefully Project Sunrise will go some way to addressing this.
Aug 30, 2018, 01.10 PM / The 20-hour flight is coming (and it may have a gym and bunk beds)
If you've been QF Platinum for 8 years you're going to be at least around the ~10k LTSC mark. Considering 14k LTSC gets LTG if you don't already have that you may wish to get that from some personal travel or at least make some progress towards it whilst you still have Platinum or Gold status.
Sep 14, 2018, 12.11 PM / Help! I need a new FF Strategy - Opinions required.
For short flights the status bonus will likely lead to a total number of points less than or equal to the minimum points guarantee. You can see this when looking at the activity statement for the flights you've taken.
Sep 06, 2018, 10.43 PM / Accuracy of Qantas Points Calculator
If upgrades become too easy then flyers won't buy revenue Business or First Class tickets expecting to get upgrades.
Sep 02, 2018, 01.24 PM / Qantas upgrades to be for Gold or higher frequent flyers
This would be a very poor change if introduced. I hope it doesn't happen. As dp said priority is already given to those with status.
Aug 31, 2018, 12.39 PM / Qantas upgrades to be for Gold or higher frequent flyers
There could be low demand for that flight and/or higher demand on the route the 717 was originally scheduled on, or one of of a whole range of other possible reasons.The aircraft you'll fly on is not guaranteed (nor is seat selection for that matter) and QF moves aircraft around to suit them.
Aug 27, 2018, 03.56 PM / ADL-BNE flights