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Browse our curated selection of top-notch frequent flyer deals and promotions from many rewards programs in February 2021. We will keep this guide updated weekly as new promotions are released.

New to all this? Read our beginners guides to Qantas Frequent Flyer and Velocity Frequent Flyer and learn how to earn even more points.


Last updated Friday 19 February 2021


Qantas Airways Logo Travel on The Ghan with up to 30,000 Qantas Points off during Feb and March

Qantas and The Ghan crew
Expiry: 31 March 2021

For a limited time, you could save up to 30,000 Qantas Points (for a couple) on The Ghan, with selected departures discounted until 31 March 2021.

The routes include Adelaide-Alice Springs, Alice-Springs Darwin, or Adelaide to Darwin all the way. Read more about Qantas Classic Rail Rewards to learn about this exciting new reward option.


Qantas Airways Logo Earn 2,000 bonus Qantas Points with Airbnb; 21x bonus points at BP [targeted]

Bonus Qantas Points Deals
Expiry: various

For those who have linked their eligible Mastercards to Qantas Card Offers, check your accounts for this great targeted offer. Spend A$400 or more in a single transaction before 28 February 2021 to earn 2,000 Qantas Points!

Secondly, if you’ve previously used the Qantas Card Companion tool, then check your emails and account. Eligible members can earn 21x more bonus points at BP.


Virgin Australia Logo Earn 1,000 bonus Velocity Points with Youfoodz

Expiry: 27 January 2022

This deal actually stems from a new partnership with Australian ready-made meal provider, Youfoodz. Velocity members will earn 1,000 bonus points the first time they earn points with Youfoodz.

This is in addition to the new 1 point per A$1 spent on Youfoodz meals online. Also until 10 March 2021, use the code VFF-MEALDEAL at checkout to score 7 meals for $55 (plus delivery).


Hilton Logo Earn 2,000 bonus points per stay + 5,000 bonus points for every five nights

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Expiry: 2 May 2021

Hilton Honor’s latest ‘Points Unlimited’ promotion promises more rewards when you stay at Hilton properties worldwide.

You’ll earn 2,000 bonus points for every stay completed up to 2 May 2021, as well as 5,000 bonus points for every five nights you stay at Hilton hotels within that period.

There is no limit to the number of bonus points earned between 1 January and 2 May 2021. For example, if you complete 5x two-night stays within that period, you could earn 20,000 bonus points on top of what you’d normally get from the hotel stay!


Earn 2,000 bonus points for every two nights, which also counts to elite status

Expiry: 31 March 2021

Register with IHG and you’ll earn 2,000 bonus points for every two nights you stay at participating IHG properties.

Best of all, these bonus points now contribute to earning elite IHG Rewards status, which unlocks room upgrade perks and more.

Once registered (using the link below), book and stay before 31 March 2021 to be eligible. You can earn up to 70,000 bonus points through this deal.


Earn up to 40,000 Qantas Points with Qantas Car Insurance

Qantas Car Insurance
Expiry: 28 February 2021

Earn up to 40,000 Qantas Points with a new car insurance policy with Qantas Insurance.

The bonus will be awarded depending on your annual premium as below:

  • $0 to $500: 4,000 Qantas Points
  • $501 to $850: 10,000 Qantas Points
  • $851 to $1,250: 20,000 Qantas Points
  • $1,251 to $1,550: 30,000 Qantas Points
  • $1,551 and more: 40,000 Qantas Points

Bonus points are awarded after holding the policy for at least 60 continuous days and is not available for anyone who has been insured by Qantas Car Insurance in the prior 6 months.

If you do cancel your policy outside of the 21-day cooling-off period, then a $40 early cancellation fee applies.


Virgin Australia Logo Earn 5,000 bonus Velocity Points after two flights within Virgin Australia [Gold/Platinum members only]

Expiry: 28 March 2021

Among many offers recently announced (including a status extension challenge), Velocity is also dishing out 5,000 bonus points to eligible Gold and Platinum frequent flyers.

All you have to do is take two paid flights before 28 March 2021, making sure to include your Velocity number in the booking. That will unlock you an easy 5,000 bonus points.


Earn up to 130,000 flybuys points with HCF Health Insurance

Here are the latest Flybuys promotions
Expiry: 30 June 2021

HCF is teaming up with flybuys to offer up to 130,000 Flybuys points on selected policies. That’s worth $650 at Coles Supermarkets, or perhaps could be converted to more than 65,000 Velocity Points down the track.

The actual sign-up bonus depends on how much your annual premium costs — the maximum 130,000 flybuys points is awarded when spending more than $6,000 a year on premiums (e.g. a family with top cover).


Qantas Airways Logo Earn up to 900 bonus Qantas Points on restaurant bookings with Quandoo

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Expiry: Unknown

New to restaurant booking platform Quandoo?

This Qantas partner normally offers 100 points for restaurant reservation you attend. But for a limited time, new customers can earn up to 900 bonus points:

  • 400 Qantas Points for signing up for a free Quandoo account and linking your Qantas Frequent Flyer account
  • 500 Qantas Points by downloading the Quandoo App and logging-in within 14 days (your Qantas account already needs to be linked).

Current shopping deals

There are plenty of bonus points to be earned when shopping online
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  • NEW | Aura Home is a new addition to Qantas Shopping, earning 5 points per dollar spent for a limited time.

Everyday Rewards card Earn 20,000 Woolworths Everyday Rewards points with Pet Insurance

Here are the best offers with Woolworths' Everyday Rewards.
Expiry: No end date

Want to have peace of mind when it comes to that furry friend in your house? Eligible ‘Standard’ and ‘Comprehensive’ policies with Woolworths Pet Insurance could net you 20,000 Everyday Rewards points.

This is equal to $100 off at the checkout or 10,000 Qantas Points when converted. Premiums can be paid in low fortnightly or monthly instalments, and bonus points are awarded within 45 days of the first premium being paid.


Virgin Australia Logo Earn 1,000 Velocity Points by checking your home loan

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Earn points with a free home loan health check.
Expiry: 31 March 2021

Velocity Frequent Flyer has a partnership with Uno home loans to offer points when you perform a check on your existing home loan, or take out a new home loan or refinance.

Earn 1,000 Velocity Points simply by completing a free Uno LoanScore check, which gives an indication on whether there are better deals for your mortgage. Simply subscribe by 31 March 2021.


Everyday Rewards card Get up to 150,000 bonus Woolworths Everyday Rewards points with BUPA

Expiry: 7 April 2021

Woolworths Everyday Rewards is teaming up with BUPA health insurance to offer up to 150,000 bonus points on new policies (equivalent to $750 off at the checkout or 75,000 Qantas Points).

The actual bonus will vary depending on the annual premium — you’ll get 14,000 points on premiums under $1,000 a year, while the full 150,000 points are awarded for premiums exceeding $6,250 a year.

You’ll also earn 3x bonus points on fresh fruit and veggies at Woolworths for 60 days after you join BUPA.


Qantas Airways Logo Up to 20,000 Qantas Points with HelloFresh

HelloFresh Meals
Expiry: No end date

Meal kit delivery service HelloFresh is offering up to 20,000 Qantas Points for new subscribers.

You could earn 2,000 Qantas Points per weekly box you order, up to ten times for ten boxes. These wholesome pre-portioned meals make cooking at home a breeze.

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Earn bonus points when buying face masks

Expiry: Depends on each retailer

Face coverings are currently mandatory when flying on Qantas and Virgin Australia within Australia. If you have to purchase them, why not earn some points?

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Our Favourite Frequent Flyer Deals and Offers was last modified: February 19th, 2021 by Brandon Loo