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Everywhere you can earn Velocity Points

Your one-stop-shop for earning Velocity Points on everything from flights to supermarket spending, takeaway and credit card spending.

If you’re a Velocity Frequent Flyer member, there’s a whole world of ways you can earn points on travel and everyday spending. It’s actually hard to keep track of all the partners and Velocity Point offers available and even seasoned frequent flyer pros have times when they forget and miss out on points.

But that doesn’t have to happen any more thanks to this points table. Just browse the rewards categories or enter a search term to find details on each Velocity program partner and point option out there.

Logo Brand Category Deal More Info
VirginHotels_logo_500x250 Virgin Accommodation Earn 3 points per $1 spent on the cash portion of any "points plus pay" bookings you make with Virgin Hotels (powered by Kaligo). More Info
Virgin_logo_250x250 Virgin Holidays Accommodation Save up to 40% and earn 3 Points per $1 on eligible accommodation booked through Virgin Holidays. More Info
Virgin_logo_250x250 Virgin Accommodation Partners Accommodation Earn 1-3 Points per $1 on eligible hotels within Australia, and up to 35,000 Points on international hotels. More info for Domestic FlightsMore info for International Flights
HiltonHonors_logo_500x250 Hilton Honors Accommodation Earn a standard rate of 2 Velocity Points per eligible US$1 spent at participating Hilton Portfolio properties worldwide. More Info
IHG_Rewards_Club_500x250 IHG Rewards Accommodation Earn 600 Velocity Points per qualifying stay at InterContinental Hotels & Resorts, Crowne Plaza, Hotel Indigo, EVEN Hotels, Holiday Inn Hotels and Resorts, Holiday Inn Express, Staybridge Suites and Candlewood Suites outside Australia. More Info
TheHotels_500x250 TFE Hotels Accommodation Earn 3 points per $1 spent on accommodation at Adina Apartment Hotels, Medina Serviced Apartments and Vibe Hotels. Earn 2 points per $1 spent on accommodation at Travelodge Hotels. More Info
ChoicePrivileges_logo_500x250 Choice Privileges Accommodation Earn points for eligible spending with brands including Comfort Inn, Clarion and EconoLodge when you link your Choice Privileges and Velocity accounts. More Info
Europcar_logo_500x250 Europcar Automotive Earn 4 points per $1 on Australian and New Zealand hires, and 800 points per international hire. More Info
Hertz_logo_500x250 Hertz Automotive Earn 3 points per $1 on Australian and New Zealand hires, and 800 points per international hire. More Info
Midas_logo_250x250 Midas Automotive Earn 2 Points per $1 spent on vehicle maintenance at Midas. More Info
Thrifty_500x250 Thrifty Automotive Earn 3 points per $1 on Australian and New Zealand hires, and 800 points per international hire. More Info
Wilson_Parking_logo_250x250 Wilson Parking Automotive Earn 5 Points per $1 spent at eligible car park bays across Australia. More Info
OnMarket_logo_500x250 OnMarket Banking Earn 1 Velocity Point for every $4 invested via OnMarket. More Info
GlobalWallet_250x250 Global Wallet Banking Earn 1 Point per AU$1.00 (in the equivalent international currency) for international spend on the Global Wallet, and 1 Point per AU$2.00 of domestic AUD currency spend on the Global Wallet More Info
virgin money logo Virgin Money Banking You can earn between 0.66 and 1 point per $1 with a Velocity credit card from Virgin Money More Info
amex_square_250x250 American Express Banking You can earn between 0.5 and 3 Velocity Points per $1 with an American Express credit card. More Info
Pacific_Smiles_Dental_250x250 Pacific Smiles Dental Dental Earn 500 Velocity Points after your first eligible checkup as a new Pacific Smiles Dental patient, followed by 250 Velocity Points for each subsequent eligible checkup – up to a maximum of two checkups in a 12 month period More Info
AirNZ_logo_500x250 Air New Zealand Flights Earn between 0.50 and 2 points per mile on all eligible flights. More Info
Airberlin_logo_500x250 airberlin Flights Earn between 0.25 and 1.50 points per mile on all eligible flights. More Info
Alitalia_logo_500x250 Alitalia Flights Earn between 0.25 and 2 points per mile on all eligible flights. More Info
Delta_Air_250x250 Delta Air Lines Flights Earn between 0.50 and 2 points per mile on all eligible flights. More Info
Etihad_logo_250x250 Etihad Airways Flights Earn between 0.25 and 4 points per mile on all eligible flights. More Info
Pelican_logo_500x250 FlyPelican Flights Earn between 1 - 2 points per dollar on all eligible flights. More Info
Hawaiian_Airlines_500x250 Hawaiian Airlines Flights Earn between 1 - 1.50 on selected domestic flights, and between 0.50 -1.50 on international flights. More Info
SilkAir_logo_250x250 Silk Air Flights Earn between 0.10 and 1.25 points per mile on all eligible flights. More Info
SingaporeAirlines_logo_500x250 Singapore Airlines Flights Earn between 0.10 and 1.6 points per mile on all eligible flights. More Info
SouthAfricanAirways_logo_500x250 South African Airways Flights Earn between 0.50 and 1.25 points per mile on all eligible flights. More Info
VirginAmerica_logo_500x250 Virgin America Flights Earn between 0.50 and 1.50 points per mile on all eligible flights. More Info
Virgin_Atlantic_logo_500x250 Virgin Atlantic Flights Earn between 0.25 and 2 points per mile on all eligible flights. More Info
VirginAustralia_logo_500x250 Virgin Australia Flights Earn 5 Points per $1 spent on all eligible Domestic fares, and 0.5 - 2.5 velocity points per mile on International flights. More Info
Virgin_Samoa_logo_500x250 Virgin Samoa Flights Earn 5 Points per $1 spent on all eligible Domestic fares, and 0.5 - 2.5 velocity points per mile on International flights. More Info
Laithwaite's_logo_500x250 Laithwaite’s Wines Food Earn 3 Velocity Frequent Flyer Points per $1 spent on every case of wine. More Info
OpenTable_logo_500x250 OpenTable Food Earn 300 points for every honoured booking made with OpenTable when you provide your Velocity membership number at the time of booking. More Info
Virgin_logo_250x250 Virgin Wines Food Earn 3 Points per $1 spent on every case of wine bought through Virgin Wines. More Info
Menulog_500x250 Menulog Food Earn 2 Velocity Points per $1 spent on takeaway from Menulog when you order through the Velocity eStore. More Info
MyPost_logo_500x250 MyPost Postage Earn 50 points per bill over $50 paid via your MyPost Digital Mailbox account. More Info
Sendle_logo_500x250 Sendle Postage Earn 1 Velocity Point per $1 spent on every parcel delivery made with Sendle. More Info
Mirvac_logo_500x250 Mirvac Property Earn up to 1,000,000 when purchasing an eligible apartment in Western Australia. More Info
e-Rewards_500x250 e-Rewards Shopping Participate in online market research surveys and earn Opinion Points you can redeem for Velocity Points. More Info
Flybuys_logo_500x250 Flybuys Shopping Transfer 2,000 flybuys points for 870 Velocity Points. This can be done multiple times. More Info
RedBalloon_logo_250x250 Shopping 2 Velocity Points per $1 spent with RedBalloon. More Info
Velocity_estore_500x250 Velocity EStore Shopping Earn a standard rate of 2 points per $1 when shopping through the Velocity eStore More Info
ebay_500x250 eBay Shopping Earn 2 Velocity Points per $1 spent on eBay purchases when you log in through the Velocity eStore. More Info
Apple_logo_250x250 Apple Shopping Earn 2 Velocity Points per $1 spent on Apple purchases when you log in through the Velocity eStore. More Info
iTunes_logo_250x250 iTunes Shopping Earn 2 Velocity Points per $1 spent on iTunes purchases when you log in through the Velocity eStore. More Info
TheBookDepository_500x250 Book Depository Shopping Earn 2 Velocity Points per $1 spent on purchases with the Book Depository when you log in through the Velocity eStore. More Info
TheIconic_500x250 THE ICONIC Shopping Earn 2 Velocity Points per $1 spent at THE ICONIC when you log in via the Velocity eStore. More Info
ASOS_logo_250x250 asos Shopping Earn 2 Velocity Points per $1 spent at asos when you log in via the Velocity eStore. More Info
Jetts_logo_250x250 Jetts Fitness Sports Earn 2 points per $1 spent on membership payments and bonus points if you visit the gym 5 or more times a month. More Info
Onsport_logo_250x250 onsport.com.au Sports Earn 2 points per eligible $1 spent at OnSport.com.au by adding your Velocity membership number to your purchase. More Info
Wilson_Parking_logo_250x250 Travel Park your car at Airport Parking and earn 3 points per $1 spent. More Info
Brunel_logo_500x250 Brunel Limousines Travel Book chauffeur-driven luxury car transfers with Brunel and you can earn 3 points per $1 spent. More Info
CruisePilot_logo_250x250 Cruisepilot Travel Earn 3 points per $1 spent with Cruisepilot. More Info
JetPets_logo_500x250 Jetpets Travel Earn 3 points per $1 spent when you use Jetpets to book your pet's travel domestically or internationally with Virgin Australia. More Info
SkyBus_logo_500x250 SkyBus Travel Earn between 100 and 1,000 points for every purchase you make with the SkyBus. More Info
Virgin_Galactic_500x250 Virgin Galactic Travel Earn 100,000 points on eligible voyages with Virgin Galactic. More Info
BP_250x250 BP Fuel Utilities Earn 2 Velocity Points for every litre of fuel purchased up to 150 litres of fuel and 2 Velocity Points for every dollar spent in-store up to $100, per transaction at participating BP service stations. More Info
Energy_Australia_500x250 EnergyAustralia Utilities Switch to an eligible plan and you could earn up to 20,000 Points, plus 2,000 anniversary Points per plan each year More Info
Virgin_wines_250x250 Virgin Mobile Utilities Earn 2 points per $1 spent on an eligible 24 month Postpaid Mobile Phone, Mobile SIM or 12 month Postpaid Mobile Broadband plan every month. More Info

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How to maximise your Velocity Points on your everyday purchases

Accommodation

Link your Velocity account to a partner hotel rewards program, book through the Velocity website or provide your Velocity membership number when you check-in and you could earn frequent flyer points for your stay. Depending on the accommodation partner, you’ll be able to earn points per $1 spent or a flat-rate amount of points for each eligible stay.

Automotive

Earn points on a range of car and auto services including car hire with Hertz, Thrifty and Europcar, vehicle maintenance with Midas, fuel from BP and car parking services from Wilsons Parking.

Banking

Credit cards
Sign up for a Velocity Frequent Flyer credit card and you could earn up to 1 point per $1 spent on everyday purchases. This gives you a way to double up on your points with Velocity program partners – just use your credit card to pay and you’ll earn points once through Velocity and once through your card.

Compare Velocity Frequent Flyer credit cards

Rates last updated November 20th, 2018
Name Product Bonus Points Rewards Program Rewards Points per $ spent Purchase rate (p.a.) Annual fee Product Description
Virgin Australia Velocity Flyer Card - Bonus Points Offer
60,000 bonus points
Velocity Frequent Flyer
0.66
20.74% p.a.
$64 p.a. annual fee for the first year ($129 p.a. thereafter)
Earn up to 60,000 bonus points in the first 3 months and save with a $64 first year annual fee. Plus, a long-term balance transfer offer.
American Express Velocity Platinum Card
50,000 bonus points
Velocity Frequent Flyer
1.5
20.74% p.a.
$375 p.a.
Receive 50,000 bonus Velocity Points and enjoy complimentary lounge passes, a domestic return flight and insurance covers.
Virgin Australia Velocity Flyer Card - Balance Transfer Offer
Velocity Frequent Flyer
0.66
20.74% p.a.
$64 p.a. annual fee for the first year ($129 p.a. thereafter)
Save with a $64 first year annual fee and 0% p.a. balance transfer offer. Plus, receive a $129 Virgin Australia Gift Voucher each year.
American Express Velocity Escape Card
Velocity Frequent Flyer
1
20.74% p.a.
$0 p.a.
Earn uncapped Velocity Points on purchases, pay $0 annual fee for life and take advantage of a 0% p.a. for 12 months balance transfer offer.
ANZ Rewards Travel Adventures card
40,000 bonus points
ANZ Rewards Program
1.5
20.24% p.a.
$225 p.a.
Receive 40,000 bonus Velocity Points, 2 yearly Virgin Australia lounge passes, plus enjoy $0 overseas purchase transaction fees.
Virgin Australia Velocity High Flyer Card - 80k Bonus Points offer
80,000 bonus points
Velocity Frequent Flyer
1
20.74% p.a.
$289 p.a.
Take off sooner with up to 80,000 bonus Velocity Points, lounge passes and insurance covers. Plus, enjoy a 15 month balance transfer offer.
American Express Velocity Business Card
Velocity Frequent Flyer
1
$249 p.a.
Take advantage of Velocity Points per $1 spent, no pre-set spending limit, data that feeds into MYOB and up to 51 days interest-free on purchases.
American Express Explorer Credit Card
100,000 bonus points
Membership Rewards Gateway
2
20.74% p.a.
$395 p.a.
Get 100,000 bonus Membership Rewards points, a yearly $400 Travel Credit and 2 entries per year to the American Express Lounge.
Citi Prestige Card
400,000 bonus points
Citi Rewards Program
3
20.99% p.a.
$700 p.a.
Receive 20,000 bonus reward Points per month for 20 months. This adds up to 400,000 points, which can be converted to 200,000 Velocity Points.
Citi Signature Credit Card
300,000 bonus points
Citi Rewards Program
1
20.99% p.a.
$195 p.a. annual fee for the first year ($395 p.a. thereafter)
Collect 15,000 bonus reward Points per month for 20 months. This adds up to 300,000 points, which can be converted to 150,000 Velocity Points.
Virgin Australia Velocity Flyer Card - Exclusive Offer
Velocity Frequent Flyer
0.66
0% p.a. for 14 months (reverts to 20.74% p.a.)
$64 p.a. annual fee for the first year ($129 p.a. thereafter)
finder Exclusive: Save on credit card costs with half the annual fee for the first year and a 0% p.a. interest rate on purchases for 14 months.

Compare up to 4 providers

As well as credit cards that earn Velocity Frequent Flyer points directly, there is a range of rewards credit cards that allow you to transfer points to the Velocity program at any time. This means you can also earn points with rewards credit cards from a broader range of providers including American Express, ANZ, Citi, CommBank, St.George and Westpac.

Debit cards
Make use of the Velocity Global Wallet travel debit card and you can earn Velocity Points per $1 you spend in Australia and overseas. This prepaid Visa debit card also lets you load and spend money in up to 11 currencies and doubles as your Velocity Frequent Flyer membership card.

Clothing

Shop through the Velocity eStore and earn points on clothing purchases from a variety of stores including asos, THE ICONIC and eBay.

Dental

Take care of your pearly whites and earn Velocity Points with Pacific Smiles Dental. If you’re a new patient, you can get 500 for your first check up, then 250 points for each subsequent check up appointment (up to a maximum of two checkups in a 12 month period).

Flights

Earn points per $1 spent or per mile flown with airlines including Virgin Australia, Air New Zealand, Etihad, Singapore Airlines and Delta.

Food

Whether you’re ordering takeaway from Menulog, booking a fine dining experience through OpenTable or buying wine with Laithwaites Wines or Virgin Wines, there are plenty of ways to earn Velocity Points.

Postage

Send packages via Sendle or sign up for Australia Post’s MyPost Digital Mailbox and earn Velocity Points in the process.

Property

If you’re on the market for an apartment, you could earn up to 1 million Velocity Points when you purchase through Mirvac.

Shopping

Boost your balance by shopping online through the Velocity eStore, with 2 points per $1 spent offered for retailers including David Jones, Apple, eBay and the Book Depository. Plus you can earn points for your Coles supermarket spending by linking your Velocity and flybuys accounts.

Sports

Reward yourself for staying active by collecting 2 Velocity Points per $1 spent on membership points Jetts Fitness plus bonus points opportunities when you visit the gym 5 or more times a month. Plus, you can earn 2 points per $1 at OnSport.com.au when you add your Velocity number to your purchase.

Travel

As well as flights, you can collect Velocity Points on other modes of transport. Collect points before you even start your holiday with SkyBus and airport parking or when rolling in luxury with Brunel Limousines.

Utilities

Reward yourself for paying your bills and making necessary purchases. You can earn Velocity Points on fuel purchased at BP Fuel, collect thousands of points with Energy Australia or pick up Velocity Points with your Virgin Mobile mobile plan.

If you're a Velocity lover, there are plenty of ways to collect points on your everyday purchases. Every time you go to make a purchase, consult the points search tool to discover whether you can maximise your rewards with every dollar you spend. For more information on how to earn and redeem points with Velocity, see our Velocity frequent flyer guide for more tips and information.

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