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    Qantas FF announcement 20 June - "biggest overhaul" in program history

    Looks like you can now use points plus pay for the taxes/surcharge component of an award seat, so some of those rates on the 'Where can I go chart' include the points amount to reduce the taxes/surcharges to zero. eg PER-SIN (using Jetstar as the cheapest example) Classic Reward shows 40,000...
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    The Golf Thread

    No worries, haven't played a lot of golf recently, breaking fingers playing other sports doesn't help much:shock: The Cut, which is a bit further south of Kennedy Bay might be worth putting on the short list, can be especially challenging if the wind is up and has quite a few holes with...
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    The Golf Thread

    Hi JohnK Club comp results from Saturday's West on the left, Monday's on the right. Cheers otis
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    Qantas Delays/Cancellations

    Re: General Qantas Delays/Cancellations/etc. Discussion The 7am flight the next day didn't seem to be near a full load, plenty of spare seats around so maybe not quite the 290 the night before but the majority were in the line waiting for the hotels. The line didn't seem to have moved too far...
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    Qantas Delays/Cancellations

    Re: General Qantas Delays/Cancellations/etc. Discussion Was due to fly out on QF776 last night, arrived at the downstairs lounge area to see engineers looking over engine 2. (Could have sworn it was Clare Valley which is VH-EBN, but my memory could be a little hazy after a few more drinks than...
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    2 cases of Asahi at Vintage Cellars and get a Samsonite Inova 55cm Spinner Suitcases

    Re: 2 cases of Asahi at Vintage Cellars and get a Samsonite Inova 55cm Spinner Suitc Yep, they are imported from Japan, the 330ml bottles are usually from Thailand and now China I believe but the 1L and 2L cans are normally from Japan. Was lucky the Dan's nearest me was one of a few Perth...
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    2 cases of Asahi at Vintage Cellars and get a Samsonite Inova 55cm Spinner Suitcases

    Re: 2 cases of Asahi at Vintage Cellars and get a Samsonite Inova 55cm Spinner Suitc Thanks for the heads up markis10, grabbed a few on the way home from work yesterday, great price for the brewed in Japan product, cans I got were best before Feb 14 in case anyone was looking at getting some...
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    Qantas SYD&MEL to SIN $510 ret ($410 through .br site)

    Select Voo + Hotel or, Flight + Hotel and check the box that says (if you're translating the page) I need a hotel for only part of my trip or the box if you're not translating the page that says Preciso de um hotel para apenas parte de minha viagem then select the dates for the one...
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    PER to SIN $255 return with QF through BR

    The previous sale was replaced by a new $550 AUD return PER - SIN sale which is on until 12 Nov. The screenshot below from the Qantas website shows the travel dates. Doesn't look like there are any of the cheapies on ex br for the dates you mentioned hummel, or most of the weekends for the next...
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    MH Flight Discount J (Z Class) - QF Point Dramas

    Recently flew MH from KUL-BKK in Z class and after reading this thread was expecting to have to chase up the points and SC's. However can report that points were credited to my QFF account 7 days after the flight.:)
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    Has anyone had success with the call-up "Marginal" xASA's?

    re: Has anyone had success with the call-up method for "Marginal" xASA's? Was a bit worried at first, but having read about similar instances on the forum, had a good idea on what to do. Have been around the forum for a while now but never really posted much, always seemed to be others with...
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    Has anyone had success with the call-up "Marginal" xASA's?

    re: Has anyone had success with the call-up method for "Marginal" xASA's? Had the JASA trip a few weekends back, as luck would have it the first flight had a hydraulic issue which caused a delay and subsequently required an aircraft swap, as this would have meant missing the connecting flight...
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    2013 F1 Thread

    A very generous offer indeed day-heg, I may know someone who could make use of these if nobody else can, will send you a PM. cheers otis
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    Double Status Credits 2013

    No DSC offer for me this year but still a fair way off my anniversary, should have enough flights booked to maintain SG though, will be crossing fingers for one next year though.
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    The WP shadow

    I'm SG and had a shadow on both legs of a PER-MEL return trip a few weekends back. Changed seats a few times before check in, each time there would be a spare seat showing next to me in the on-line seat selection but checkmytrip would show the seat next to me as occupied. The vacant middle seat...
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