From the Herald Sun on-line news service:
This makes the AA awards in Australia look even more attractive.Herald Sun said:QANTAS frequent flyers will be able to use their points to pay for costly taxes and surcharges when redeeming domestic flights.
Loyalty program members are now slugged about $100 in charges for a supposedly free return flight to Sydney. The charges include $62 in fuel levies, government taxes and airport fees.
Other airlines also force their frequent flyers to pay the extras.