Some Australian frequent flyers are getting nervous about their Velocity points, after Velocity Frequent Flyer started blocking point transfers to the Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer program. The loyalty program of Virgin Australia has also started imposing limits on gift card redemptions from the Velocity rewards store. Transfers between Velocity and KrisFlyer suspended On … [Read more...]
Loyalty Program is a popular topic at the Australian Frequent Flyer. All frequent flyer programs are essentially loyalty programs. But there are other non-airline loyalty programs, such as the loyalty programs associated with hotels.
A good example of a non-airline loyalty program is Flybuys. With this program you can earn Qantas points on your weekly shop!
Update (4 April 2020): Velocity Frequent Flyer and Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer have suspended the ability to transfer points between either program "until flights resume". A unique feature of Virgin Australia's Velocity program is the ability to transfer Velocity points to KrisFlyer, the frequent flyer program of Singapore Airlines. Conversely, Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer … [Read more...]
The full partnership between BP Rewards and Qantas Frequent Flyer is now live! You can now earn up to 2 Qantas points per litre of fuel from BP, as well as 1 Qantas point per $1 spent in-store. In addition, Qantas Frequent Flyer is offering an opportunity to earn status credits with BP for a limited time. You can also now earn 10 Qantas status credits and 100 Qantas points … [Read more...]
Qantas has finally launched its much-anticipated Qantas Points Club, which offers benefits to "frequent buyers". Qantas Frequent Flyer members that earn at least 150,000 points per membership year will automatically receive Qantas Points Club status. In addition, Qantas Points Club Plus membership can be reached by earning 350,000 points per year. Most of these points … [Read more...]
Qantas Frequent Flyer points don't expire as long as you earn or redeem at least one point every 18 months. But if they do expire, you can get some of your expired Qantas points back by completing a Qantas points "challenge". How to get expired Qantas points back Qantas Frequent Flyer offers members the opportunity to earn back 50% of their expired points if certain criteria … [Read more...]