The annual AFF lounge crawl is one of our most popular social events after the annual AFF weekend gathering (which this year is on from 19-21 October in Adelaide). During a lounge crawl, AFF members meet at an airport for an afternoon of socialising, eating, drinking and enjoying the facilities in some of the world's best airport lounges. As the name suggests, the group … [Read more...]
Airports & Lounges
Airports & Lounges is a popular topic at the Australian Frequent Flyer. In this category we provide tips, tricks and chat about various airports and their lounges including Qantas Club and the Virgin Lounge.
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Santiago is the gateway between Australia and South America. All flights between the two continents arrive at Chile's Santiago Airport. So if you're headed to South America, chances are you'll have a Santiago layover! Many Australians travelling through Santiago are connecting elsewhere in Latin America. Santiago International Airport is nice enough for a few hours. But what … [Read more...]
If you're thinking about purchasing a Priority Pass membership, now is the time to do it! Priority Pass is currently giving up to a 25% discount off annual membership for the first year. Priority Pass membership gives you access to over 1,200 airport lounges around the world. The beauty of Priority Pass membership is that you'll have lounge access regardless of the airline … [Read more...]
Singapore Airport has been rated by AFF members as the world's best international airport. Meanwhile, Sydney Airport has been rated as one of the worst. With a swimming pool, movie theatres, great restaurants and even a butterfly garden, it's not hard to see why Singapore's Changi Airport is an AFF favourite! It has also won the Skytrax award for the world's best airport for … [Read more...]
Virgin Australia operates a network of 11 Australian airport lounges. These stylish lounges offer complimentary food and drinks, showers and business facilities. Virgin's Sydney and Brisbane lounges even boast premium entry points which allow eligible flyers to bypass the airport terminal and clear security in the lounge. Velocity Gold and Platinum members enjoy unlimited … [Read more...]