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    Travel Insurance which covers COVID-19?

    Spoke to Amex - they were helpful and efficient as usual on the phone (zero wait; local office) and cheerfully confirmed that the short 1 November "Response to COVID19" document I found on the website is meant to supplement the current PDS, which gives emergency medical cover up to $2.5 million...
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    Travel Insurance which covers COVID-19?

    I'm going to ring them on Monday - will report back! Otherwise looking at getting the Go Insurance covid bits to accompany existing Amex credit card cover (Fiji trip for 2 x adults in January).
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    Travel Insurance which covers COVID-19?

    Amex is showing this for its credit card insurance, which suggests it's now (post 1 Nov 2021) covering Covid related expenses: https://www.americanexpress.com/content/dam/amex/au/insurance/pdf/Covid19_Cover_Statement_Insurance_with_Your_Card_Chubb.pdf
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    Have you had to change/cancel travel due to COVID-19 (involuntarily or voluntarily)?

    We've decided to preemptively cancel the Korean middle part of our otherwise Japanese holiday. We don't want to risk any immigration restrictions changing for re-entering Japan and for flying back to Sydney. I made some calls to see if we could at least get hotel credit for our non refundable...
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    Have you had to change/cancel travel due to COVID-19 (involuntarily or voluntarily)?

    We're off this Sunday to Kyoto, then Seoul, then back to Japan to Hiroshima. All in and out of KIX. Might scrap Seoul, as we don't want to get stuck there if flights back to Japan suddenly get restricted... The upside is there are barely any tourists in Kyoto and the sakura are starting to...
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    QF Upgrades - Successes or Failures (post results)

    We had our economy to business upgrades (requested by platinum husband) confirmed well ahead of time, maybe T-72, on recent SYD-HKG and KIX-SYD flights. We weren't sure of our chances on the return as it was during the Rugby World Cup, so we were v thankful, particularly as it was an overnight...
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    Qantas comping WP...?

    My husband is in the same boat with a 31 Oct anniversary date. He only got 465 SCs this year this was his first WP year. We are quietly hoping the error/bonus holds so we can access the lovely FLounge in January...!
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