Frequent Flyer Gazette
6 May 2021
Price War Heats Up with $39 Full-Service Airfares |
has dropped thousands of $39 one-way fares on the Sydney-Melbourne route, for travel until 28 August 2021. Virgin Australia has followed with its own $39 Sydney-Melbourne fares, meaning you can now travel between Australia's two largest cities for under $40 - with checked baggage included - on your choice of two different airlines. |
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Virgin's New Melbourne Pop-Up Lounge |
Australia has opened a second temporary pop-up lounge at Melbourne Airport to ease overcrowding at the airline's existing temporary lounge, housed in the space of Virgin's "The Club". Until renovations of the main lounge are completed in more... |
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Promo Yields Embarrassingly Small Returns || |
the past, there used to be regular offers of 15% bonus points when transferring Flybuys points to Virgin Australia's Velocity Frequent Flyer program. But since Flybuys introduced Velocity Auto Transfer in December 2020, and the regular conversion rate was more... || |
how to maximise your points with the... |
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Bonus on Credit Card Transfers to Velocity |
31 May 2021, earn 15-30% bonus points when transferring points to Virgin Australia Velocity from any participating credit card rewards program. |
Call: Air New Zealand Gold Status Match |
for Air New Zealand's "Touch of Gold" status match offer for Australian & New Zealand residents who have existing status with another airline close tomorrow. |
Changes & Expiring Deals |