If you want to earn free flights, one of the best uses of Flybuys points is to transfer your points to Velocity Frequent Flyer. You can convert Flybuys points to Velocity points in increments of 2,000 points. Then, you can redeem your Velocity Frequent Flyer points for flights on Virgin Australia and its partner airlines, as well as upgrades on Virgin flights. The normal … [Read more...]
Flybuys is a popular topic at the Australian Frequent Flyer. Here we provide tips, tricks and chat about getting the best value from the Flybuys program.
Our guide on Flybuys Travel explains how to maximise the amount of Flybuys points you can earn with minimum spend, and then redeem them for maximum value such as free flights on Virgin Australia.
If you're a Flybuys member and shop at Coles every week, you're probably disappointed with the lack of meaningful rewards. Sure, you might score $10 off your shopping every once in a blue moon. But there is so much more to be gained from the Coles Flybuys loyalty program with some clever points hacks! In this guide, we'll explain how to supercharge your Flybuys points and … [Read more...]
Virgin Australia Velocity members can earn double Flybuys status credits this month when shopping at Coles. By linking your Flybuys card to your Velocity Frequent Flyer account, you'll normally earn 1 Velocity status credit for every $100 spent at Coles, Liquorland and First Choice Liquor each month. You can earn up to 10 status credits per month using this method. With a … [Read more...]
Coles' Flybuys loyalty program is trialling a new paid subscription service for Flybuys members. For $10 per month, Flybuys members would have access to additional benefits if they opt-in to "Flybuys Max". A trial of the new program is currently taking place among Coles employees. It's also open to family and friends of Coles staff. If successful, the Flybuys Max model would … [Read more...]
Flybuys will officially terminate its Etihad Guest partnership on 31 July 2018 - seven months after Etihad Guest transfers were suspended. From this date, it will also no longer be possible be earn Etihad Guest Tier Miles at Coles, or to collect Flybuys points by booking flights on the Flybuys-Etihad travel portal. Flybuys already suspended the ability to transfer Flybuys … [Read more...]