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Hi drpil, we've covered that previously.
Jan 17, 2019, 10.29 AM / Your guide to the new Marriott Bonvoy program: status, perks and more
Hi AT, the Storecard isn't normally a product we cover (aside from a brief mention here), and the information available from American Express doesn't mention the opportunity of earning Qantas Points on that card at all: so if you are indeed earning with Qantas on your Storecard purchases, we'd ex...
Jan 16, 2019, 04.13 PM / American Express cuts frequent flyer points on David Jones cards
Qantas, like most other Oneworld airlines, doesn't provide priority boarding for Oneworld Ruby members (Qantas Silver and Qantas LT Silver = Oneworld Ruby): officially, it's a Sapphire and Emerald (Gold and Platinum) benefit, but a few airlines simply choose to go above and beyond by offering it ...
Dec 19, 2018, 04.38 PM / Qantas tweaks loyalty bonus for fast-track Gold, Platinum status
Hi AV, if you mean the 'eTA' for visa-waiver travel (the Canadian equivalent of the US ESTA), you'll find more detail on this, and a link to apply, in our story here.
Dec 18, 2018, 05.14 PM / USA lengthens ESTA processing times: no more instant approvals
Hi lw1962, applying for an ESTA doesn't void or cancel any existing (or new) US visa: you can have both at the same time, as you're expected to use the appropriate credential for your trip every time you visit.For example, I have a five-year multi-entry United States journalism visa that I'm requ...
Dec 18, 2018, 04.19 PM / USA lengthens ESTA processing times: no more instant approvals
Originally Posted by Andrew Barkery And for a country that does not stamp its own citizen's passports, and yet charge so much, it a money grab for either side of the political spectrum, either Coalition or Labor.Exit Au, use exit Smartgate... no passport stamping, and yet still pay the Aust pax ...
Dec 19, 2018, 12.41 PM / Australian passport fees increasing in 2019
I think it's fair to say that the luggage description is really just there as a guide, and in many cases, the chauffeur company will contact you before travel day to ask how much luggage you're bringing along so that they can assign an appropriate vehicle.If you have any concerns, in Singapore, E...
Dec 18, 2018, 05.57 PM / Emirates chauffeur luggage experience
I'm told that in LAX, access to the Clubhouse on arrival for Upper Class passengers is somewhat of an unpublished benefit: it requires an onward flight (because it's in the secure area of the airport, which needs a boarding pass to enter), and requires the lounge to be open (the LAX Clubhouse ope...
Dec 18, 2018, 10.35 AM / Virgin Atlantic arrivals lounge LAX?
On upgrades using Asia Miles, that's incorrect - Asia Miles can't be used for upgrades on Qantas flights: for that, you'll need Qantas Points.Asia Miles can only be used to book Qantas flights (but not to upgrade).
Dec 17, 2018, 10.28 AM / Converting credit card points to FF points to upgrade to business class on Qantas (or Singapore/CP)
Hi Paul, you can't convert CBA Awards points or Altitude Rewards points to Qantas Frequent Flyer (the only exception for Altitude is if you have a business card, but it's not an option for personal cardholders). To earn Qantas Points on these cards, you need to opt-in for Qantas direct-earning be...
Dec 15, 2018, 12.46 PM / Converting credit card points to FF points to upgrade to business class on Qantas (or Singapore/CP)