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Emirates dumps Sydney-Bangkok service | finder.com.au

Emirates dumps Sydney-Bangkok service | finder.com.au

While now not sudden, the exchange is dangerous information for issues hunters. One of the inevitable penalties of Qantas returning to Singapore being its key hub for European flights last year fairly than flying with its spouse Emirates by way of Dubai used to be at all times going to …

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How I’m setting my 2019 frequent flyer goals

How I'm setting my 2019 frequent flyer goals

These are the flights I have were given my eye on. What are you making plans? Getting most sensible price out of your frequent flyer issues does not simply “happen”. You want a detailed plan. Everyone’s plans will probably be other. I’m sharing mine within the hope that it is …

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Airline refunds: Why the ACCC got tough

Airline refunds: Why the ACCC got tough

Qantas, Virgin, Jetstar and Tigerair promise to do higher when the entirety is going pear-shaped. Australia’s festival common has informed all the main home airways they want to do a greater process of explaining client rights to passengers. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has permitted court-enforceable endeavor from …

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Three new and improved Qantas Queensland points options

Three new and improved Qantas Queensland points options

Port Moresby, Cairns and Mt Isa open up new probabilities. From 31 March 2019, Qantas might be increasing capability on lots of its Queensland routes and including some new options. Fair sufficient: the Q does stand for Queensland, in spite of everything. Of the ones adjustments, those are my choices …

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Every Australian airline now weighs carry-on baggage

Every Australian airline now weighs carry-on baggage

If your hand baggage weighs greater than 7kg, you are in bother. The days of having the ability to bounce on a home flight with two jam-packed carry-on suitcases are neatly and actually over. Qantas and Virgin are each now imposing their carry-on limits, with baggage being weighed on the …

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How Gold status saved me when my flight was suspended

How Gold status saved me when my flight was suspended

Loyalty in point of fact does have its advantages. The obtrusive perks of being a Gold or Platinum common flyer are get admission to to nicer lounges, precedence boarding, a more sensible choice of seats and extra issues awarded when you fly. But it is when the whole lot is …

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Should you spend your Qantas Points at Kogan?

Should you spend your Qantas Points at Kogan?

The standard rule applies: don’t purchase a toaster. Online store Kogan has introduced the power to earn Qantas Points on purchases since 2015. Now it has prolonged that partnership, permitting consumers to make purchases the usage of their Qantas Points stability. But is that a great way to make use …

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Qantas fast-tracks Tamworth lounge upgrade

Qantas fast-tracks Tamworth lounge upgrade

The new lounge will likely be open earlier than Christmas. Well, that came about briefly. Back in August, Qantas announced plans to upgrade six of its airport lounges, together with the small-but-well-executed Tamworth Regional Lounge. In a commendable instance of now not faffing about, construction at the new lounge is …

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Caution! Points home loans don’t always add up

Caution! Points home loans don't always add up

An enormous bonus issues be offering is not price up to a decrease rate of interest. So I were given this be offering in snail mail the opposite day (yeah, that also occurs). If I refinance my home mortgage with ANZ and draw down no less than $250,000, I’m going …

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It’s a flybuys bonanza as the points deals fly

It's a flybuys bonanza as the points deals fly

Bonus points from Uber, Google Play and Qantas be offering a pre-Christmas spice up. I have noted before that bonus points deals from grocery store loyalty schemes could make a giant distinction for your points overall. That’s particularly the case when you’ll be able to pick out up 2,000 grocery …

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