Qantas Airways adjusts Qantas Club membership in frequent flyer programme

    Qantas Airways announced (01-Aug-2017) adjustments to its frequent flyer programme, effective 01-Aug-2017:

    • Bronze and Silver members: Can now earn three Qantas Points for every dollar they spend on their join and annual Qantas Club membership fee using cash or bank cards;
    • Gold, Platinum and Platinum One Frequent Flyers: Continue to have complimentary Qantas Club membership including lounge access as part of their tier benefits;
    • Qantas Club join and renewal fees are planned to increase 6% on Individual, Partner, and Corporate memberships, reflecting “the investment made in new lounge facilities across the network with nearly 30 lounges opened or refreshed in the last three years”.

    Benefits of Qantas Club membership include access to Qantas Club/Qantas International and partner business lounges, extra checked baggage on eligible flights, discounts on Qantas Meeting Rooms and exclusive access to on departure upgrades using Qantas Points on Australian domestic flights. [more – original PR]