Lounges

Cathay Pacific Business and First Class Melbourne Lounge overview

This review takes a look at the Cathay Pacific Business and First Class lounge in Melbourne, which I was able to visit as part of the Melbourne Airport 2018 Excellence Awards.

The lounge had a renovation a couple of years ago, however this was not a comprehensive upgrade of the lounge in the same manner as other global lounges within its network, such as London and Manila. This makes the lounge feel outdated and well in need of a makeover. Continue reading…

Qantas Regional Lounge Launceston overview

Qantas run eleven regional lounges in some major regional towns around Australia, usually those where Qantas’s regional subsidiary QantasLink fly into.

You can expect a very cut-down experience from the usual domestic Qantas Clubs, as they tend to be self-service and managed by local ground staff rather than dedicated lounge staff.

My local regional lounge in Launceston provides a good example of what to expect in these regional lounges Continue reading…