Similar to this expired deal but bonus now increased.
Earn up to 75,000 Velocity Points - receive 25,000 Velocity Points for each month you spend $1,500 on Eligible Transactions for the first 3 months.
Receive a $129 Virgin Australia Gift Voucher each year - to unlock the $129 Virgin Australia Gift Voucher, simply make an eligible transaction in the 2 months prior to requesting your voucher. Valid for 6 months from voucher issue date.
First $1,500 = 0.66 points per dollar
After $1,500 = 0.50 points per dollar
Annual fee $64 for first year, then $129.
Additional card holder fee $19 for first year, then $39.
There is also a deal for the High Flyer card, which nets 90,000 bonus points but with an annual fee of $289 thru the same link.
Looking through the fineprint, there doesn't seem to be any 12 month exclusions stated, just says that offer is not available to existing customers of Virgin Money.
Eligible Transaction means any purchase excluding (but not limited to) Cash Advances, Balance Transfers, Special Promotions, BPAY payments, purchases of foreign currency and travellers cheques, transactions made in operating a business, bank fees and charges such as interest and ATM charges and government related transactions. Government related transactions include transactions with government or semi-government entities, or relating to services provided by or in connection with government (for example but not limited to transactions made at Australia Post, payments to the Australian Taxation Office, council rates, motor registries, tolls, parking stations and meters, fares on public transport, fines and court related costs).
Mod Note: Offer extended to 31 August 2019