Award availability may actually go up given there will be less demand for seats.
You need to have made a transfer previously from either the Amex Platinum Edge, or Platinum Charge. For those who are eligible, this is a useful offer for redemptions on Qantas, Emirates and oneworld airlines.
This is a great place to kick off your journey with Etihad or Virgin Australia but it may start to get crowded very soon.
United is offering a 30% bonus when you convert hotel points into United MileagePlus miles until 30 November, with the ability to earn up to 25,000 bonus miles.
Good news for those flying to Singapore and beyond, plus the potential for extra award seat availability through KrisFlyer.
Remember – if you have a Fuelup voucher, go for Airpoints. If you don’t, opt for Fly Buys.
There will be brand-new lounges in Brisbane and Wellington, with some passengers in other airports shifted away from Air NZ lounges.
There is a new ‘Carrier Charge’ coming, which will increase in cost the further you fly.
Aspirational hotels overseas are usually a better option than using your points for the limited Australian properties.