Media Releases

  • FIRST FLIGHTS BETWEEN BRISBANE AND LAUNCESTON TAKE OFF

    Qantas will today fly direct between Brisbane and Launceston for the first time to help meet increasing demand for travel to Tasmania. The national carrier will operate three return services per week with QantasLink’s Boeing 717 aircraft until at least the end of March 2022, offering more than 15,000 additional seats between the two cities. […]

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  • CHEERS AND TEARS AS QANTAS INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS TAKE OFF

    Nearly 600 days after Australia closed its international borders, Qantas commercial passenger flights have taken to the skies to reconnect Australia to the rest of the world. QF12 from Los Angeles touched down in Sydney at 6.00am today with no border or quarantine restrictions for incoming passengers who are fully vaccinated. QF1 (Sydney to London […]

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  • READY FOR TAKE-OFF: QANTAS GEARS UP TO WELCOME CUSTOMERS BACK TO INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL

    User-friendly digital experience to guide customers step-by-step through international flying Qantas customer favourites return, including pyjamas and amenity kits Inflight and lounge menus featuring new plant-based options and signature cocktail Qantas has unveiled a range of new experiences to join the return of much-loved customer favourites as the airline prepares to resume scheduled international flights […]

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  • QANTAS TO OPEN POP-UP TRANSIT LOUNGE AT DARWIN INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

    Qantas will open a temporary lounge to cater for eligible customers travelling between Sydney and London via Darwin from next month. It follows the recent announcement that Qantas’ flagship Australia to United Kingdom route would operate via Darwin once Australia’s international borders open on 1 November until at least April 2022 due to WA border […]

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  • QANTAS BRINGS FLIGHTS FORWARD AS VICTORIA OPENS TO THE WORLD

    Qantas will bring forward international flights from Melbourne following the Victorian Government’s decision to remove quarantine requirements for fully vaccinated travellers returning from overseas from November. The national carrier welcomes the decision by the Victorian Government, which was made possible by the huge number of Victorians who have rolled up their sleeves to get vaccinated. […]

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