- Dec 6, 2004
Just received my first Velocity newsletter. Following are details:
Velocity Life Newsletter said:Velocity – it's all about rewarding you faster.
Double Velocity Points on Europcar
During February, you'll earn Double Velocity Points on Europcar rentals within Australia. That's eight Velocity Points for every dollar you spend at Europcar. For more details, click here.
Subject to availability. Terms and conditions apply including age restrictions.
50% bonus on Virgin Blue Flexible Fares
You'll receive 50% more Velocity Points on all Virgin Blue Flexible Fares, when you purchase fares by 12 February and travel between 1 February – 30 June 2006, for more details, click here.
Double Points per Mile on Virgin Atlantic
Fly Virgin Atlantic from Sydney to Hong Kong or London and you could earn Double Velocity Points when you travel between 1 March and 31 May 2006. For more details, click here.
A Europcar rental for just 2,000 Velocity Points a day
This never-seen-before redemption level is available to Velocity Members for Europcar rentals within Australia and commenced during February 2006. You can redeem on any one of four vehicle categories and pay just 2,000 Velocity Points per vehicle, per day. For more details, click here.
A card that's just your speed!
Faster rewards. That's what Velocity is all about. And there's a credit card that rewards Velocity Members even faster. A Velocity National Credit Card allows you to earn Points for spend on everyday purchases^. You actually have the choice of two cards. With a Velocity National Visa Card you'll earn 1 Velocity Point for every $2 you spend. The Velocity National Gold American Express Card is even more high-powered, earning you 1 Velocity Point for every $1 you spend. Either way, you'll be earning Points even when you're not in the air! Plus, with no annual card fee for your first year, it's the perfect companion to your Velocity Membership.
^Excludes cash advances. For more details, click here.
It seems that Velocity Members have wasted no time in redeeming for Virgin Blue flights. The most popular route is Sydney – Melbourne, followed closely by Sydney – Gold Coast. To find out how close you are to redeeming for a Reward Flight, check out the Points Calculator, click here.
Hollywood at 35,000ft
Fly Virgin Atlantic to Hong Kong and London and be entertained all the way. Featuring over 50 movies and 300 hours of on-demand entertainment, the system allows you to start, stop, rewind and pause at your leisure. And for the ultimate cinema experience, you'll even be served ice cream during the movies!
But there's more... you'll also be pampered all the way with a choice of delicious complimentary meals, a FREE amenity kit packed with goodies and, of course, Virgin's legendary service. The time will simply fly by.
Love to shop? With Velocity's Online Shop, you can indulge in a little retail therapy and browse through our huge range of Rewards at your leisure. If you're in a hurry, you can take advantage of our speedy online shopping tool, and check the status of your delivery at any time.
And the great news is we have a special Online Shop offer for our members this month: redeem for a Panasonic Digital Cordless Phone Twin Set (16,800 Points + $50) and receive a Greater Union Double Cinema Pass Gift valued at $30. To visit the online shop, click here.
Fly through check-in with Blue Check
Virgin Blue has launched Blue Check – convenient, self check-in kiosks that allow you to choose your own seat and print your boarding pass in under 60 seconds. You can check-in by using your booking number, the bar code on your itinerary, swipe your credit card or use your Velocity Membership Card so you can be on your way even faster. So next time you're at the airport, why not fly through check-in with Blue Check?