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The best guides, deals and tips for more frequent flyer points in Australia.

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Hilton Honors running 100% bonus on points purchases: best price

Expires Thursday 20 September 2018

This offer is special in the fact that if you have already reached your annual cap, you are still eligible.READ ON

Matt Moffitt. 47 comments

Buy IHG Rewards points with an up to 100% bonus in flash sale: best price

Expires Thursday 20 September 2018

Another great offer for those with a specific hotel redemption in mind but I would not suggest buying them speculatively. READ ON

Matt Moffitt. 25 comments

Flight Deal: fly Singapore Airlines Economy & Premium Economy from Perth to the US from $2,600 return

Expires Sunday 23 September 2018

With Premium Economy on these routes usually starting at $3,400, this is a great deal for Western Australians.READ ON

Matt Moffitt. no comments

75,000-point offer on the American Express Explorer: flexibility to transfer to eight programs

Expires Wednesday 26 September 2018

American Express are offering 75,000 bonus points plus a $400 travel credit and lounge passes for Sydney and Melbourne.READ ON

Keith Mason. 114 comments

Earn Velocity Gold status and fly around the world in Virgin Australia and Virgin Atlantic Business Class from $6,118

Expires Sunday 30 September 2018

Round-the-world trips with Virgin brand airlines are historically hard to come by but this deal gets you stopovers in the US, London and Hong READ ON

Matt Moffitt. 22 comments

IHG’s latest PointBreaks list includes two Australian properties at discounted rates

Expires Sunday 30 September 2018

If you are looking for a cheap stay in The Hawkesbury or Alice Springs, this could be of interest to you. Also included are InterContinental READ ON

Matt Moffitt. 14 comments

Earn 5000 bonus Qantas Points when spending with a new Qantas Business Rewards partner

Expires Sunday 30 September 2018

Both new and current members of Qantas' business loyalty program can pick up easy points when spending with one of 50+ partners before the end READ ON

Matt Moffitt. 16 comments

Our roundup of credit card offers to know about in September

Expires Sunday 30 September 2018

Here are the most lucrative offers from Qantas, Velocity, Amex and Citi this month.READ ON

Matt Moffitt. 49 comments

Transfer your Amex points to Hilton Honors with a 50% bonus

Expires Sunday 30 September 2018

Hilton points are valuable for stays at mid-tier and luxury properties as well as destinations during peak tourist season.READ ON

Matt Moffitt. 13 comments

Earn up to 500,000 Velocity Points with a Westpac Premier Advantage Package Home Loan

Expires Sunday 30 September 2018

In this guide, we cover off how this home loan from Westpac works when it comes to earning Velocity Points, and look at the value of the points READ ON

Keith Mason. 1 comment

60,000 Qantas Points, $300 Qantas Flight Voucher and 2 complimentary lounge invitations with the Qantas Premier Platinum Mastercard

Expires Sunday 30 September 2018

Qantas Premier Platinum is aimed at Qantas’ regular flyers. We weigh up the earn rates, bonus points and benefits of the card.READ ON

Keith Mason. no comments

Buy Alaska miles with an up to 50% bonus (targeted): best price

Expires Thursday 4 October 2018

While this is a 'mystery bonus' offer, the top tier is available to quite a lot of members.READ ON

Matt Moffitt. 323 comments

Earn 6,000 bonus Qantas or Velocity Points on your next three hotel stays with AccorHotels

Expires Sunday 7 October 2018

Given this brand's wide reach in Australia, this is a valuable promotion. However, note a two-night requirement for each stay.READ ON

Matt Moffitt. 13 comments

100,000 Qantas Points with NAB Qantas Business Signature Visa

Expires Sunday 7 October 2018

This is one of the more appealing cards for small businesses looking to earn a competitive Qantas earn rate for a relatively low annual fee.READ ON

Keith Mason. 4 comments

Earn up to 80,000 bonus Velocity Points plus a chance to win 1 million points with the Virgin Money High Flyer and Flyer Visa

Expires Wednesday 31 October 2018

You'll also get a solid ongoing earn rate and a useful Virgin Australia flight credit to help offset the annual fee.READ ON

Keith Mason. 84 comments

Westpac’s Altitude Black offering 120,000 bonus points with no first year annual card fee with the American Express

Expires Tuesday 27 November 2018

Until 27 November, get this bundle with a Mastercard and American Express companion card, with the latter's annual fee now waived for the first year.READ ON

Keith Mason. 44 comments

Credit Cards

American Express Explorer

American Express Explorer - 75,000 Membership Rewards Gateway points

  • 75,000 Membership Rewards Gateway points
  • $450 travel credit every year
  • Free access to Sydney or Melbourne Airport American Express lounge twice a year
  • 2 Membership Rewards points earned per $1 on all purchases except government bodies where you will earn 0.5 points per $1 spent.

Read our full guide to American Express Explorer

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