Media Releases

  • QANTAS FINALISES MISCLASSIFICATION ISSUE WITH FAIR WORK OMBUDSMAN

    Qantas has entered an enforceable undertaking with the Fair Work Ombudsman as part of rectifying a misclassification issue impacting around 1,000 current and former employees – some 640 of whom were owed $7.1 million in backpay. The issue was self-reported by the airline in February 2019 and involved staff who should have been covered by […]

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  • QANTAS GROUP UPDATE ON CORONAVIRUS RESPONSE

    The Qantas Group has announced further cuts to its international flying, reducing capacity by almost a quarter for the next six months. The latest cuts follow the spread of the Coronavirus into Europe and North America over the past fortnight, as well as its continued spread through Asia, which has resulted in a sudden and […]

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  • EXHIBITION TO SHOWCASE ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF QANTAS AND BEYOND

    A fully immersive exhibition showcasing the past, present and future of Qantas will tour four capital cities from this June. First announced last year, Qantas has today revealed the exhibition titled Qantas Centenary – 100 Years of the Spirit of Australia will start in the same state as the national carrier – opening on 27 […]

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  • ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF STYLE AND INNOVATION IN NEW QANTAS SAFETY VIDEO

    Qantas has unveiled a new safety video featuring ‘80s mullets and ‘70s moustaches right through to 1940s flying boats and 1920s propeller aircraft to celebrate 100 years of the national carrier’s history. The safety briefing is delivered by current Qantas crew in carefully recreated historical settings, including onboard aircraft and in airport terminals. Qantas Group […]

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  • HY20 RESULTS – CEO SPEECH

    Good morning and thank you for joining us, in the room and on the phone. I’m joined by Vanessa Hudson, who has held numerous senior roles at Qantas after starting with us in finance, and is now our Group CFO. I’m pleased to announce that the Qantas Group delivered another strong result in the first […]

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