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The Australian Frequent Flyer Online Community

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  1. Community Connections Threads / Posts  Last Post

    This is where you can "connect" with our unique online community. Introduce yourself, share your travel passions, hear about our meetings and social events, and provide feedback to our site administrator.

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      Introduce yourself to our Frequent Flyer community here.

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    3. Find out the latest announcements from the Australian Frequent Flyer Online community here.

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    4. Platinum members have all Gold member privileges + free access to all paid material from the AFF Knowledge Centre. Read more about our Membership levels HERE.

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    5. Gold members can access their special privileges and discounts from this page. Read more about our Membership levels HERE.

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    6. Meetings and social events for the Australian Frequent Flyer Online community. Here is your opportunity to meet our friendly members at the many social functions arranged all over the country.

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    7. Here you can let us know what you do and don't like about the Australian Frequent Flyer. It's also the place to ask questions about how to use the site and any software issues you may have.

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  • Community Resources Threads / Posts  Last Post

    Join the Australian Frequent Flyer Online Community and become informed! Here you can ask Frequent Flyer and travel related questions, participate in our Open Discussion, read the latest Travel News, attend our meetings and learn from Australia’s Frequent Flyer experts. Finally, there is a Playground for all non-serious talk.

    1. Open Discussion

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      A general discussion for the Australian Frequent Flyer Online community. Share your airline, reward program and general travel experiences here.

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      This is where you can ask the hard questions about frequent flyer programs, airlines, credit card reward program and general travel. One of our experts is sure to respond.

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    4. This is where you can discus any material published on the AFF Knowledge Centre.

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    5. Here you can request our members to assist you in determining the best itinerary for your specific requirement. If you use their suggestion, you are required to pay the member a gratuity of at least $29 for their time/effort/expertise.

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    6. Travel News

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      Share interesting Travel Articles and Travel News with members of the Australian Frequent Flyer Online Community.

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    7. Here you can share information regarding flight delays and cancellations. For ease of use, one thread per airline please.

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    8. Free to a Good Home

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      This is where you can offer Lounge Passes, Discount Vouchers or anything else of value which you can't use to our members for free.

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    9. This is where you can find AFF-members-only special offers and deals. You need to be an AFF member to view this forum.

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    10. Referral Offers

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      Here you can offer credit card (and other) application referrals to AFF members for mutual benefit to both yourself and the other member.

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    11. Establish commercial contacts with other AFF members.

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      For all non-serious talk!

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  • Airlines and their Loyalty Programs Threads / Posts  Last Post

    In our Airline Loyalty Program forums you can find out how to make the most of your miles and points with Qantas Frequent Flyer, Virgin Australia Velocity, American Airlines Advantage, Air New Zealand Airpoints, Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer, United Mileage and other airline loyalty programs.

    1. Find out how to make the most of your Qantas Frequent Flyer points on our Qantas Frequent Flyer Forum.

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    3. Find out how to make the most of your Virgin Australia Velocity points on our Virgin Australia Velocity Forum.

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    4. Find out how to make the most of your AAdvantage miles on our American Airlines AAdvantage Forum.

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    5. Find out how to make the most of your Air New Zealand Airpoints on our Air New Zealand Airpoints Forum.

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    6. Find out how to make the most of your British Airways Avios on our BA Executive Club Forum.

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    7. Find out how to make the most of your Asia Miles on our Cathay Pacific Asia Miles forum.

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    8. Find out how to make the most of your Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer points on our Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer Forum.

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    9. Find out how to make the most of your United Mileage Plus miles on our United Mileage Plus Forum.

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    10. Emirates Skywards

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      Find out how to make the most of your Skywards points on our Emirates Skywards Forum.

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      Find out how to make the most of your Etihad Guest points on our Etihad Guest Forum.

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    12. Find out how to make the most of your US Airways Dividend Miles on our US Airways Dividend Miles Forum.

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    13. Find out how to make the most of your Malaysia Airlines Enrich Miles on our Malaysia Airlines Enrich Forum.

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    14. Discuss other airline Frequent Flyer Programs such as BA Executive Club & South African Airways Voyager.

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    15. Discuss how to make the most of your Frequent Flyer program. Learn how to get free upgrades, extra baggage allowances and other perks.

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  • Travel Resources Threads / Posts  Last Post

    Our Travel Rresources forums contains Trip Reports, as well as some of the Cheapest Airfares available. This is a great place to share your knowledge and guide others by posting your travel tips and earn a reputation as a Frequent Flyer expert.

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      Benefit others by sharing your airline, reward program and general travel insider knowledge. Get yourself a reputation as a Frequent Flyer expert!

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    2. Destination Guide

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      This is where you can ask advice or share information about specific destinations

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    3. Discus your hotel experiences here. Read the experiences others have had with both domestic and international hotels.

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    4. Write a Trip Report and post Trip Photographs to share your travel experiences. Read the travel experiences of other Australian Frequent Flyer Online Community members.

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    5. Discus your experiences with airlines here. Read the experiences other members of the Australian Frequent Flyer Online Community have had with airlines.

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    6. Here is where you can share information about cheap international airfares you have discovered.

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    7. Here is where you can share information about cheap domestic airfares you have discovered.

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    8. This is the place for frequent flyers to discus Cruises!

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    9. Here you can share information about current Travel promotions and special offers. Don't miss out on those bonus offers again!

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  • Credit Cards and their Loyalty Programs Threads / Posts  Last Post

    In our Credit Card Loyalty Programs forums you can discuss how to make the most of American Express Rewards, ANZ Credit Card Rewards, Commonwealth Bank Rewards, Citibank Rewards Program, Diners Club Rewards, National Bank Rewards, Westpac Altitude Rewards and other credit card loyalty programs.

    1. Here you can share information about current Credit Card promotions and special offers. Don't miss out on those bonus offers again!

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    2. Discuss how to make the most of American Express Rewards - Choices, Ascent or Spirit programs. Learn how best to redeem points for free flights, hotel stays and gifts.

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    3. Discuss how to make the most of ANZ Credit Card Rewards - ANZ Frequent Flyer Visa, ANZ Rewards Visa, Sphere rewards. Learn how best to redeem points for free flights, hotel stays and gifts.

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    4. Discuss how to make the most of CBA Credit Cards - Gold Card, Platinum Mastercard, Golf Card, World Vision Visa Card. Learn how best to redeem points for free flights, hotel stays and gifts.

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    5. Discuss how to make the most of Citibank Rewards program with Silver, Gold and Platinum cards. Learn how best to redeem points for free flights, hotel stays and gifts.

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    6. Diners Club Rewards

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      Discuss how to make the most of Diners Club Rewards without limits. Learn how best to redeem points for free flights, hotel stays and gifts.

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    7. Velocity National Credit Card is the only credit card that earns Virgin Velocity Points. Learn how best to redeem points for free flights, hotel stays and gifts.

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    8. Discuss how to make the most of Westpac's Altitude program with Altitude, Altitude Gold and Altitude Platinum cards. Learn how best to redeem points for free flights, hotel stays and gifts.

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    9. Discuss how to make the most of the Woolworths Everyday Visa Card.

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    10. Discuss how to make the most of other credit cards including Woolworth Ezy Mastercard, Coles Myer Source Mastercard, David Jones Visa Card, HSBC and others. Learn how best to redeem points for free flights, hotel stays and gifts.

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    11. Discuss how to make the most of all credit card reward programs. Learn how best to redeem points for free flights, hotel stays and gifts.

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  • Hotels and their Loyalty Programs Threads / Posts  Last Post

    In our Hotel Loyalty Programs forums you can discuss how to make the most of Hotel loyalty programs including the Priority Club, Hilton Honors and Premium Club, Hyatt Gold Passport, Current Starwood (SPG), and others.

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      Discuss how to make the most of the IHG Rewards Club program. Learn how best to redeem points for free flights, hotel stays and gifts.

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    2. Discuss how to make the most of the Hilton HHonors program. Learn how best to redeem points for free flights, hotel stays and gifts.

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    3. Discuss how to make the most of A|Club, the loyalty program run by Accor hotels. Learn how best to redeem points for free flights, hotel stays and gifts.

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    4. Discuss how to make the most of the Hyatt Gold Passport program. Learn how best to redeem points for free flights, hotel stays and gifts.

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    5. Discuss how to make the most of the Starwood (SPG) program. Learn how best to redeem points for free flights, hotel stays and gifts.

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    6. Discuss how to make the most of the Marriott Rewards program. Learn how best to redeem points for free flights, hotel stays and gifts.

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    7. Discuss how to make the most of all other hotel loyalty reward programs. Learn how best to redeem points for free flights, hotel stays and gifts.

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      Summary of Hotel Loyalty... Go to last post

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    8. Discuss hotels in general in this forum.

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  • Lounge Meetups Threads / Posts  Last Post

    Here is your opportunity to meet our friendly members while travelling over a beer or a coffee at an airport lounge. You can also offer to "guest" other members or "be guested" by other members.

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  • Other Resources Threads / Posts  Last Post

    In this section you can discuss all other loyalty programs including FlyBuys. Its also the place where journalists contact our members for frequent flyer information.

    1. Here you can discus how you have used the Airline Consumer Advocate (ACA) to resolve issues you have had with Australian-based airlines

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      Latest report by Airline... Go to last post

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    2. Discuss how to make the most of Woolworths Everyday Rewards.

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    3. Learn how best to redeem points for free flights, hotel stays and gifts with Shopping Reward Programs such as FlyBuys and Myer One

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    4. Here you can benefit others by sharing non-travel tips, discounts, and other offers

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      Home and Contents Insurance... Go to last post

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    5. As frequent flyers, we all know that a good wine makes for a great journey! So we have a dedicated spot on AFF to discus that very important subject of wine.

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    6. Discus how you use Expert Flyer to ensure you get the seat you want, on the flight you want, at the price you want.

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    8. Media Requests

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      Our website and Australian Frequent Flyer Online Community is often quoted in the media. This is where journalists ask for your help in their quest for the "truth".

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