Virgin Australia is giving away double Velocity points on all new flights booked by 24 July 2018. The deal can be used for any Virgin Australia flights taken between now and 13 June 2019. All destinations are eligible, including Hong Kong and Los Angeles, and this offer can be used as many times as you like. There are some terms and conditions. As part of this deal, only … [Read more...]
Virgin Australia is a popular topic at the Australian Frequent Flyer. In this category we provide tips, tricks and chat about Virgin, Virgin Velocity, and it's subsidiary Tiger Airways.
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Newcastle Airport will receive its first international flights since 2002 with non-stop flights to New Zealand. The direct Virgin Australia flights from Newcastle to Auckland will take off from 22 November 2018. Running 3x weekly, this will initially be a seasonal service operating over summer until 17 February 2019. But Virgin has said it will consider making the route … [Read more...]
Vanuatu is a superb tropical holiday destination, and the beautiful Vanuatu Islands are just a short flight from Australia! In fact, a direct flight from Brisbane to Port Vila takes less than 3 hours. Here's some more good news: you can redeem frequent flyer points to Vanuatu. Redeem Virgin Australia Velocity Points to Vanuatu Virgin Australia flies 3x weekly from Brisbane to … [Read more...]
Virgin Australia status comes with some great perks when you fly with Virgin and its partner airlines. With Gold Velocity status, you'll enjoy access to Virgin Australia Lounges, extra baggage allowance, priority check-in, priority boarding and the ability to upgrade long-haul Virgin Australia flights using Velocity points. In addition, Platinum Velocity members receive … [Read more...]
Business Class to Los Angeles is one of the most sought-after Australian frequent flyer redemptions. Unfortunately for Virgin Australia Velocity members, Virgin releases very few Business Reward seats on their flights between Australia and the United States. But it is possible to redeem Velocity points to Los Angeles if you understand the system. Virgin Australia flies to … [Read more...]