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


Stack up to 3.5% cashback, triple Velocity points and 30% off selected Virgin Australia flights

Expires Monday 26 March 2018

Building on this week's offer from Velocity, here is how to save $30 per person on $1000 flights to the US.READ ON

Keith Mason. 23 comments

Earn triple Velocity points on Virgin Australia bookings this week

Expires Monday 26 March 2018

Make sure you register for the promotion before purchasing your ticket. Plus, some fares are up to 30% off.READ ON

Matt Moffitt. 12 comments

Up to 15,000 bonus Qantas Points on wine purchases through EpiQure this week

Expires Tuesday 27 March 2018

Qantas EpiQure is one of the simplest ways to earn Qantas Points if you enjoy drinking wine or champagne. It's also a great way to top up points.READ ON

Matt Moffitt. 46 comments

Ending soon: 150,000 Membership Rewards points with the Amex Business Platinum Charge

Expires Thursday 29 March 2018

The last time a bonus this large was offered on this card was a year ago.READ ON

Keith Mason. 15 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

Get 30% off lots of KrisFlyer redemptions for travel next month

Expires Saturday 31 March 2018

The latest list is great for travellers in Australia, with flights from Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Cairns and Darwin included.READ ON

Matt Moffitt. 18 comments

15-40% Qantas Points transfer bonus this month: mainly for Amex Platinum Charge cardholders

Expires Saturday 31 March 2018

You need to have made a transfer previously and that excludes cards that automatically sweep their points to Qantas. For those who are eligible, READ ON

Keith Mason. 49 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

Apple users can get $5 off GoCatch rideshare and taxi rides each Monday during March

Expires Saturday 31 March 2018

Plus you'll earn the regular rate of 1 Qantas Point per $1 spent.READ ON

Matt Moffitt. 4 comments

An easy way to pick up 200 bonus KrisFlyer miles in two minutes

Expires Saturday 31 March 2018

Here is a simple offer to boost your KrisFlyer miles balance.READ ON

Matt Moffitt. 6 comments

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

Expires Saturday 31 March 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. 36 comments

Buy Alaska miles with an up to 40% bonus: average price

Expires Monday 9 April 2018

Only buy if you have a specific redemption in mind. It's may be best to wait until they offer a 50% bonus to buy miles speculatively.READ ON

Keith Mason. 314 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. 100 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. 111 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. 22 comments

Buy AA miles at 1.81 US cents each: best offer since start of year

Expires Sunday 29 April 2018

This offer is only best to jump at if you are looking at a specific redemption on Qantas or another oneworld airline.READ ON

Matt Moffitt. 104 comments

Earn up to 105,000 bonus Velocity bonus with the Virgin Money High Flyer Visa

Expires Monday 30 April 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.READ ON

Keith Mason. 72 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

You can now earn up to 4 Qantas Points per $ spent at Rockpool restaurants

Expires Thursday 31 May 2018

Under a new partnership, Qantas Frequent Flyer and Rockpool are offering double points earn on dining until May 2018. We also look at how to READ ON

Matt Moffitt. 2 comments

B2Bpay offers ABN-holders the option to pay any bill using your credit card

Expires Thursday 31 May 2018

B2Bpay accepts payment from SMEs (ABN holders) by MasterCard, Visa, American Express and Diners Club (with a wide range of fees based on the READ ON

Keith Mason. 3 comments

Credit Cards

American Express Explorer

American Express Explorer - 100,000 Membership Rewards Gateway points

  • 100,000 Membership Rewards Gateway points
  • $450 travel credit every year
  • Free access to Sydney and 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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