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

Virgin A330 Business Cabin | Point Hacks

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 Kong and earns all the benefits of Velocity Gold status in one hit.

You’ll get direct aisle access on all flights, as well as the potential to earn a large amount of Velocity Points and Status Credits. Continue reading…

The beginner’s guide to Qantas Frequent Flyer status and benefits

Qantas Frequent Flyer card | Point Hacks

Holding Qantas Frequent Flyer status means that you can skip lines, enjoy complimentary food and drink in lounges, and gain preferential access to upgrades and award seat inventory when flying Qantas – and preferred seating with partner airlines such as Emirates, Cathay Pacific and American Airlines.

In this guide, we outline how to move up the five status tiers, the benefits available at each level, and how to extend your status with Qantas.

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