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ANZ Rewards Points

Hi forum, My daughter signed up for a ANZ velocity rewards card 6 months ago,with a sign up bonus of 60,000 points.She has met all spending criteria,but ANZ are refusing to give her the bonus sign up …

Which area to stay in Tokyo and Kyoto?

Quick cherry blossom stopover on way to Europe,3 nights in Tokyo and 3 in Kyoto,would like info on a lively area for mini hotel stay.I know it deserves more time but like to experience some of it at …

Travel Insurance 80 Yro Traveller to Japan

My mother is travelling to Japan March 2024,she is 79 years young but will be 80 in a months time.The difference in cost of insurance is $400 once she reaches 80.Can she buy the insurance now at a …

Qantas vs Velocity Points Value

A family member wants to trade a 100k velocity points for 100k qantas points is this a fair trade 1:1 or should it be 2:1 velocity points for 1 qantas point. Yes I hate qantas aswell in particular …


Yellow Pages Auto Renewal

Hi, Has anybody got any experience dealing with Sensis with their Auto renewable contacts.It seems they can get away with renewing your contract each year without your say so.Its in the T and C they …

Advice on Lord Howe Island Travel Insurance

Looking for advice on travel insurance, probably from experienced LHI travellers. Which travel insurance company suits best for delayed air travel and accommodation costs covered, if plane is delayed …

New car dealer only offering 6 months rego

A new low in buying a D max from Keena Isuzu offering a 6 mth rego after negotiating a better price. if I want 12 mths rego I can pay the extra monies. Classless bunch of dropkicks.

Lap of Tassie

Any useful suggestions or interesting places quirky stops,eg pub in a paddock,something to breakup a road trip, a must stay b&b, a town that has great food, best winery to eat at etc

Hunter valley wine trip

Looking to fly into Newcastle, hire a car and hit the road for a wine tasting,b&b trip to the hunter valley.Looking at 3 nites,thurs-Sunday.Any must does or recommendations will be welcome.

Dubai stopover during Ramadan

Spending 2 nites and one full day in Dubai stopover,don’t want to see sand dunes and ‘old town’ interested in the newer parts.Which area do I stay in,? my budget is $250/nite,do I stay in the …

Travelling to Morocco April 2020

Any sensible tips on must does,activities and great accommodations in Morocco,going to Casablanca,Fes,,Merzouga and Marrakech road trip.ty


Has anyone dealt with Frequent Flyer Solutions?

Have 800k QFF points and a bronze card holder finding it hard to get anything half decent for 2 business class travel.In desperation I came across frequent flyer solutions and with the dates and …

Travelling to Middle East

Seeking advice on a travel trip to the Middle East region…..flying emirates to Abu dabi using frequent flyer points from there we want to go to Jordan then overland to Israel and fly home …


Qantas Lounge LAX

Is there away you can access qantas lounge in LA without being a club member or gold status…..can you pay an upfront fee like you can on American Airlines admirals lounge,ty


Using QFF Points to South America

Have the required 280 k points for business class travel for rtw flights.Thinking about flying to S America in 2020 coming home from USA.Whilst in South America considering Machu Picchu and galagpus …

Flight Centre

Flight Centre Advises Travel Insurance Mandatory for P&O Cruise

Girlfriend and seven work friends off to a P&O cruise have been notified it is mandatory to have travel insurance under P & O guidelines. No travel insurance, no cruise says Flight Centre. …