Virgin Australia is once again offering a 15% bonus on Flybuys transfers to Velocity Frequent Flyer this month. You'll earn a 15% bonus on Flybuys points transferred to Virgin's Velocity Frequent Flyer program until 22 February 2018. This means that you'll receive 1,000 Velocity points - up from the usual 870 Velocity points - for every 2,000 Flybuys points transferred. A … [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.
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There is much more value in the Coles Flybuys loyalty program than first meets the eye! At first glance, it doesn't seem like a great deal… you earn 1 Flybuys point for every dollar spent at Coles supermarkets, and you need to earn 2,000 points to get a $10 voucher. But you can earn more Flybuys points by taking advantage of Flybuys' plentiful bonus offers. Why spend $2,000 to … [Read more...]
A key benefit of the Coles Flybuys loyalty program has been its partnership with Etihad Airways. Until recently, it was possible to transfer Flybuys points to the Etihad Guest frequent flyer program. But last month Flybuys suspended Etihad Guest transfers indefinitely and without notice. Until further notice, it is also no longer possible to earn Flybuys points when booking … [Read more...]
The Flybuys loyalty program may have the word "fly" in its name, but frequent flyers using the program are at a bizarre disadvantage. One member discovered this week that it is impossible to redeem Flybuys points from outside Australia. This includes transferring points to the Velocity Frequent Flyer and Etihad Guest airline programs. The Flybuys website also blocks attempts … [Read more...]
With Flybuys now partnering with Virgin Australia and Etihad Airways, there are more ways than ever to redeem points! Your weekly shop at Coles can be converted to a wide range of rewards including free flights, upgrades, gift vouchers, merchandise and money off your shop. But which rewards offer the greatest value? One of the unique features of the Flybuys program is that … [Read more...]