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    Quick & Easy P1 Requalification

    wow - i have been WP1 since inception and it has been great to have ..... but i wouldn''t spend anything like $15k to retain it through status runs as for Hamilton .... saw it recently as was very disappointed!
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    CBA cuts QFF points

    so I have NAB platinum and ANZ Black and they no longer accept ATO payments and have introduce caps on points and reduced rates ..... so what is the answer here?
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    AMEX Platinum Charge Card now 120,000 points!

    yes - I have an ANZ black and also a NAB platinum which has also downgraded! at .5 points with a 1.5% fee so an equivalent $0.03 per point I am not sure it is worth it?
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    AMEX Platinum Charge Card now 120,000 points!

    Hi Everyone it may be here somewhere but I cant see it ..... what is the points earn rate on this card for ATO payments? All my current cards have had the points for ATO taken away If not this card ant suggestions? Thanks Mark
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    RSA MEL F Lounge Qantas Official Response (Refused Drinks)

    mmm ... good point ... maybe I have had enough! that said on my way back from a conference in Vegas .. there are barmaids there!!!
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    RSA MEL F Lounge Qantas Official Response (Refused Drinks)

    I am reading this sitting at the bar in the QF first lounge in LA .... the barmaid just came up and asked if I wanted a refill ... its my 5th ot 6th in the last 2 hours (had an early connection) and I started to feel nervous I was going to be knocked back .. luckily RSA hasn't made it to the USA!
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    Taking ownership of the middle seat on a QF 737-800

    you just need to claim some space as well!
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    Time to give up on Qantas

    while we can all have complaints about QFF and it can be inconsistent at times I think it stacks up as well as anything else available in the world based on my experiences over the last 5 years ..... I also think the QF experience is getting better not worse!
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    qantas in-flight video

    Just returned from an around from a London - Toronto- Melbourne trip on Qantas Is it just me or have Qantas recently increased the censorship on the in-flight movies ...... even the mild swearing in a couple of PG films were (poorly) dubbed over?
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    Qantas removes Lounge Access for QP members on EK flights from Oct 1

    I am P1 and was in DXB 2 weeks ago and had no issues getting my wife and 2 children into the EK first lounge on both legs I did have trouble finding the transfer area for the overnight hotel stay!!
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    You know you are a frequent flyer when ...

    It's interesting isn't it .... Typing this sitting in 1A on qf 94 from LA to Melbourne about to take off .... Do the trip 6x per year as well as Europe a few times a year and at least once per week domestic ...... Effectively 100% business as all my holiday travel is on points this year I will...
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    You know you are a frequent flyer when ...

    yep - I think knowing which runways you are using wins the prize here ....
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    You know you are a frequent flyer when ...

    That's all a bit scary how many are applicable! Knowing the flight numbers automatically depending on the airline and time of day Getting an ORC when you get home occasionally!
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    Ladies , is a solo female FF who frequents First Lounges a rare breed indeed?

    i have a job going in NZ right now ..... based in Auckland and travelling around our 25 medical sites .... need some knowledge of practice management!
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    pointless duty free

    go to dinner at Aqua or Grey Cafe and tell the boss you didnt have time to shop!
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    pointless duty free

    I am not sure if anyone else has said this already but in Australian now duty free means limited savings as we have limited inbound duty on most things you see I a duty free store the reason some things are expensiveness Australia is because the retailer and manufactures charge a high price...
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    Ladies , is a solo female FF who frequents First Lounges a rare breed indeed?

    Sitting in the qantas first lounge in LA right now and there are more females than males - and lots of females in groups of 2 -3 .... Must be girls trip season! I run a business with over 3000 employees in 3 countries .... Over 90% of them females and there is no doubt that the girls are just...
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    The demise of the flying kangaroo?

    i am sure inconsistent crew attitudes are a problem for all airlines ... and most businesses! While it can certainly be frustrating i am not sure qantas is any worse than some other airlines .... and they all need to put up with the attitude of the travelling public which must be a huge...
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    The demise of the flying kangaroo?

    as someone who has been on a qantas plane every week for the last 10 years (as a passenger) i think the service has improved significantly rather than have gone backwards and i am amazed at the critisism they cop on this and other sites and in the media! i have also flown on most other major...
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