Flybuys is Australia’s most extensive loyalty program with many partners. These partners sometimes have amazing promotions that will nab you tens of thousands of Flybuys Points – which could be enough to score some serious rewards. Think of a Virgin Australia Business Class flight or a few hundred dollars off your supermarket shop.
Note: This information is provided only as a guide and we do not provide the points in these offers. We endeavour to keep this information up-to-date, but occasionally, there may be mistakes present. For in-store offers, please confirm that the current offer is correct in your local catalogue and in-store before purchasing. There should be promotional signage in-store during the offer period. For online offers, please check the webpage to confirm the offer and check the T&Cs. Point Hacks is not liable for points not being allocated due to purchasing at the wrong store or outside of the offer period.
20x Flybuys points on Ultimate gift cards
|Expiry: From 21 February to 27 February 2024
For one week, collect 20x bonus Flybuys points on all Ultimate Birthday, Celebrate, Home, Everyone and Teens gift cards. Of particular note is the ‘Everyone’ card that can be used at a wide range of retailers, including JB Hi-Fi, The Good Guys and IKEA.
Important: This week, you can earn points on up to five gift cards per Flybuys account. Gift card denominations range up to $100, so this promotion is good up to $500 worth of gift cards.
Check the latest Coles catalogue in your area for more details.
Example: points earned with a 20x bonus:
For offers with a 20x bonus points component, here are some examples of the points you can earn (subject to the weekly limits):
- $50 gift card: 1,000 Flybuys Points (worth $5 or 500 Velocity Points).
- $100 gift card: 2,000 Flybuys Points (worth $10 or 1,000 Velocity Points).
- $200 gift card: 4,000 Flybuys Points (worth $20 or 2,000 Velocity Points).
- $500 gift card: 10,000 Flybuys Points (worth $50 or 5,000 Velocity Points).
Example: what you can do with a 20x bonus:
If you purchased $2,000 worth of gift cards to help cover the price of your next purchase, you’d also earn 40,000 Flybuys points. That’s easily worth $200 at the checkout, or 20,000 Velocity Points – more than enough for a free domestic Economy or Business Class reward seat on certain routes (plus taxes).
- Perth-Sydney one-way in Economy (17,800 pts + taxes).
- Brisbane-Darwin one-way in Economy (17,800 pts + taxes).
- Adelaide-Melbourne one-way in Business (15,500 pts + taxes).
- Hobart-Melbourne one-way in Economy and return in Business (23,300 pts + taxes).
The cheapest Virgin Australia reward flight is 7,800 points + taxes (converted from 15,600 Flybuys points). You’ll need to buy at least $780 of gift cards to have enough Velocity Points for a reward flight if starting from a zero balance.
Recurring Coles challenge: 10,000 Flybuys points
|Expiry: variable, check your Flybuys app.
One of Flybuys’ most popular offers runs a few times a year. Earn 10,000 bonus Flybuys points when you meet a targeted minimum spend over four weeks. Check your Flybuys app regularly to see when the offer is live. The information is general and will help you plan your next challenge.
Essentially, you’ll be given a target amount to spend at Coles for four weeks in a row. Reach this target and you will earn 10,000 bonus Flybuys points or $50 off your next Coles shop. The target amount usually ranges from $40 to $120 a week, depending on how much you’ve spent previously.
Our hot tip? Always choose the bonus points! They’re way more flexible. You can convert these bonus points to 5,000 Velocity Points, or use them to get $50 off Coles shopping down the track if you decide to.
Some members are also being offered an additional 1,000 points for each transaction they complete online, for an extra 4,000 points over the four-week period.
Sign up for an Optus Plan
Optus offers bonus Flybuys points on many plans covering phones, handsets, home broadband and mobile broadband. The offers available may change without notice and be targeted at specific members.
In general, you’ll need to sign up for a specific plan and stay connected for at least three months to score the bonus points. Most offers are for new Optus customers, but sometimes there are ‘legacy customer offers’ if you’re looking to re-contract.
New Coles Online customer codes
New Coles Online customers can earn bonus Flybuys points by using one of these coupons.
|Bonus flybuys points
|10x flybuys points
Full terms and conditions are explained here.
Full list of Flybuys partners
The full list of Flybuys partners will show their latest points promotions. Be sure to click on the individual partner to find out more details.
Big Flybuys points offers can be found with its various partners – especially the bigger companies that want you to sign-up for an ongoing service.
Be sure to check the promotion terms and conditions carefully and shop around with other providers. It mightn’t always work in your favour to earn more Flybuys points on a product that’s overpriced compared to its competitors.
But if the deal fits your needs, then it could give your Flybuys balance an extra boost, which will help you reach those coveted travel goals sooner.
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