Media Releases

  • QANTAS TO LAUNCH THREE DAYS OF ‘POINTS PLANES’ TO HELP FREQUENT FLYERS RECONNECT ACROSS THE TASMAN

    Qantas and Jetstar will offer Frequent Flyers uncapped Classic Flight Reward seats for the first three days of travel when the two-way trans-Tasman bubble opens. Once the start date is confirmed, thousands of seats across all cabins will be available to be booked as Classic Flight Rewards over the 72-hour travel period. Customers can also […]

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  • FLYING KANGAROO TO LAUNCH NEW FLIGHTS TO NORFOLK ISLAND

    Qantas will launch flights to Norfolk Island for the next three months, maintaining critical passenger and freight connectivity with the Australian mainland and providing frequent flyers with a new holiday destination. From 19 March 2021, the national carrier will operate six flights per week to the Australian territory in the South Pacific, three flights from […]

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  • NEW DIRECT FLIGHTS FROM NEWCASTLE TO MELBOURNE

    The Hunter region will benefit from more direct flights to Melbourne with Qantas today launching a new route from Newcastle to the Victorian capital. The first Qantas flight connecting the two cities in more than ten years departed Newcastle for Melbourne this morning, marked by celebrations for customers at the gate. The national carrier will […]

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  • QANTAS TRIALS COMMONPASS DIGITAL HEALTH PASS ON REPATRIATION FLIGHTS

    Qantas has this week run its first customer trial of the CommonPass digital health app on its international repatriation flight from Frankfurt to Darwin. This follows a successful trial with crew last month and comes as the national carrier prepares to support the resumption of COVID-safe international travel from late October. The CommonPass smartphone app […]

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  • QANTAS GROUP WELCOMES FEDERAL GOVERNMENT’S AVIATION SUPPORT PACKAGE

    Major stimulus to help fast-track recovery for domestic tourism. An estimated 550,000 discounted Qantas and Jetstar fares to be offered to targeted markets. Direct support for around 7,500 employees directly impacted by continued international border closure, to help maintain capability. The Qantas Group has welcomed the Federal Government’s announcement of fresh support for Australian aviation […]

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