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

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World of Hyatt offering a 30% bonus on points purchases: average price

Expires Friday 23 February 2018

Hyatt are offering up to 30% bonus for points purchases, which can be used to bring the cost down for some of the more expensive Hyatt hotels READ ON

Keith Mason. 7 comments

Flight Deal: fly China Airlines Business Class to Europe from $3998

Expires Sunday 25 February 2018

Our Point Hacks travel agent has access to discounted tickets flying this SkyTeam member's excellent Business Class. We explain how to book and READ ON

Matt Moffitt. 9 comments

Up to 10,000 bonus Qantas Points on wine purchases through EpiQure this week

Expires Tuesday 27 February 2018

EpiQure had some really lacklustre bonus points offerings in January but has improved a lot this month. This week's list has 40 items with a READ ON

Matt Moffitt. 44 comments

Get 30% off KrisFlyer redemptions and fly Singapore’s best Business Class products in March

Expires Wednesday 28 February 2018

This is a great opportunity to save on last-minute travel to Singapore and beyond, featuring Singapore's newest Business Class product on the READ ON

Matt Moffitt. 12 comments

Buy IHG Rewards points with a 75% bonus: below average

Expires Wednesday 28 February 2018

The first IHG buy points promotion for the year is out and it isn't a good one.READ ON

Matt Moffitt. 23 comments

Up to 105,000 Velocity Points sign-up bonus with the Virgin Money Flyer & High Flyer Visa

Expires Wednesday 28 February 2018

Earn a high sign-up bonus on the High Flyer and Flyer cards plus a useful flight credit to help offset the annual fee. The High Flyer version READ ON

Keith Mason. 68 comments

Buy LifeMiles for cheap Star Alliance redemptions: below average

Expires Wednesday 28 February 2018

LifeMiles can be used for cheaper travel on Star Alliance. The public offer is not great but we have included a link to a higher offer.READ ON

Matt Moffitt. 60 comments

Earn double Velocity Points and a free upgrade on car rentals with Hertz

Expires Wednesday 28 February 2018

Velocity has responded to Qantas' special promotion running during February. Make sure to quote the promo code when making a booking.READ ON

Keith Mason. 3 comments

Virgin Australia discount codes

Expires Wednesday 28 February 2018

Our regular update to the Point Hacks Virgin Australia promo codes list is out.READ ON

Matt Moffitt. 61 comments

Our round up of credit card offers to know about in February

Expires Wednesday 28 February 2018

Ready for a new card? Check out our monthly round-up of offers to boost your Qantas, Velocity and flexible points currencies balances first.READ ON

Matt Moffitt. 34 comments

Earn 1000 Qantas Points and a free upgrade on a rental car with Avis or Budget

Expires Wednesday 28 February 2018

Rent a car with Avis or Budget in Australia or New Zealand before the end of February and you'll pick up some extra points and a possible upgrade.READ ON

Daniel Sciberras. 4 comments

Full details confirmed: 30% off Velocity redemptions for Virgin Australia also includes some partner flights

Expires Wednesday 28 February 2018

We now know that the promotion is for travel from mid-March until the end of the year and that partners like Delta and Air NZ are included too.READ ON

Matt Moffitt. 110 comments

How to earn 6,000 bonus Qantas or Velocity on your next three hotel stays with AccorHotels

Expires Tuesday 6 March 2018

With this promotion, stay three times at AccorHotels before September and you'll earn a big chunk of bonus points. We explain why transferring READ ON

Matt Moffitt. 9 comments

Buy United MileagePlus miles with an up to 75% bonus: average price

Expires Friday 9 March 2018

This offer is best for specific redemptions rather than for speculative purchases.READ ON

Todd Heslin. 97 comments

SPG Starpoints on sale for 35% off: excellent value

Expires Friday 16 March 2018

Starwood are offering a chunky 35% discount on Starpoints purchases until March 16, which can be transferred to a large number of frequent flyer READ ON

Matt Moffitt. 81 comments

Hilton Honors 80% bonus on points purchases: average price

Expires Friday 16 March 2018

This offer represents good value for topping up points balances for specific redemptions. It's good for the extremes: low- and high-category hotels.READ ON

Keith Mason. 41 comments

150,000 Membership Rewards points with the Amex Business Platinum Charge card

Expires Thursday 29 March 2018

The business version of the Platinum Charge card is offering a large sign-up bonus as well as a huge range of travel benefits including high READ ON

Keith Mason. 13 comments

Offer extended: 100,000 Membership Rewards points with the American Express Business Explorer card

Expires Thursday 29 March 2018

This card is a simple and powerful points earner for businesses spending on average around $8,500 per month, where a 50,000-point bonus each READ ON

Keith Mason. 2 comments

Offer extended: 100,000 bonus Qantas Points with the American Express Qantas Business Rewards charge card

Expires Thursday 29 March 2018

Amex have extended this bonus points offer for new cardholders of this card. It earns 2 Qantas Points per $ spent with Qantas and 1.25 point per READ ON

Keith Mason. 8 comments

500 Velocity points for new Velocity members who join after spending at BP

Expires Saturday 31 March 2018

If you aren't already a member—or know someone that isn't but should be—this is an easy enough way to pick up some bonus points for signing up READ ON

Keith Mason. 38 comments

If you haven’t already, now is the time to join KrisFlyer for 1000 bonus miles

Expires Saturday 31 March 2018

If you're new to the frequent flyer game, Singapore Airlines' loyalty program KrisFlyer is one of the top five to join for travellers based in READ ON

Matt Moffitt. 4 comments

The 100,000 bonus points offer on the American Express Explorer is back!

Expires Monday 9 April 2018

This is a card tailored to those looking for simplicity: a large sign-up bonus, high points earn from your spending, a wide range of points READ ON

Keith Mason. 91 comments

Increased 100k Qantas Points sign-up bonus on the Qantas American Express Ultimate

Expires Monday 9 April 2018

This card is targeted at those who are loyal to Qantas Frequent Flyer. You'll get a travel credit to offset the annual fee plus four lounge READ ON

Keith Mason. 107 comments

90,000 bonus Qantas Points or Amplify Rewards points with the Amplify Signature Visa

Expires Wednesday 18 April 2018

You could take the big sign-up bonus as Qantas Points and then switch to Amplify Rewards for more flexibility with ongoing spend.READ ON

Keith Mason. 17 comments

IHG doubles amount of PointBreaks properties but makes some 2-3x more expensive

Expires Monday 30 April 2018

IHG is upping its game when it comes to the quantity and quality of hotels offered in this quarterly promotion but do be on the lookout for READ ON

Matt Moffitt. 14 comments

Credit Cards

Amex Qantas Ultimate

American Express Qantas Ultimate - 100,000 Qantas Points

  • 100,000 bonus Qantas Points
  • $450 Qantas travel credit each cardholder year
  • Free access to the Sydney Airport American Express lounge and Qantas lounges twice a year

Read our full guide to American Express Qantas Ultimate

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