Points Finder Reward Deals: Woolworths, flybuys and Qantas Business Rewards
Score bonus points booking flights, buying gift cards, linking rewards programs and attending Vivid Sydney.
Whether you're shopping online or thinking of booking an exciting trip away, we've got bonus points for you.
Earn bonus points when you link your Velocity and flybuys accounts
Velocity Frequent Flyer and flybuys have partnered to offer a range of bonus points offers and the opportunity to win one of five trips for four to Fiji, including return airfares, five night's accommodation and transfers.
Here's how to score free bonus points:
- Link your flybuys and Velocity accounts to receive one competition entry, plus 100 bonus Velocity Points.
- Once linked, shop at Coles and scan your flybuys card to receive one entry for every $10 you spend.
- Transfer 2,000 flybuys points or more to Velocity to receive one entry for every 2,000 points transferred.
1,000 bonus rewards points buying EFTPOS gift cards at Woolworths
Woolworths is offering 1,000 bonus Woolworths Rewards points for customers who buy $100 EFTPOS gift cards between 12-18 June 2019. You can easily exchange these rewards points for 435 Qantas Points. It's important to note that you'll have to pay a $6.95 fee for the card on top of the purchase price, so this is probably only worthwhile if you know you'll definitely use the points for a high-value purchase like a flight upgrade, or if you really want to give this kind of card as a gift. You can only score one lot of bonus points per household.
We've put together a handy guide on credit card gift card offers, which explains how to properly redeem them.
30% off points needed to book Economy Classic Flight Rewards
Australian airline Qantas is offering passengers substantial Qantas Points discounts on a variety of different products, from classic flights rewards and Qantas Hotel stays to Fitbit fitness devices and cases of wine.
You can shave 30% off the total required Qantas Points necessary to purchase your next holiday or business trip. Log in to your Qantas frequent flyer account and select "use points" to search for your desired flights. Book an Economy Classic Flight Reward aboard eligible Qantas, Jetstar and Jetstar Asia fares worldwide between 10:00am (AEST) 13 June and 11:59pm (AEST) 16 June 2019 for travel between 23 July 2019 and 31 March 2020.
Be aware that this discount does not apply to any taxes, fees and carrier charges. See here for more details.
You can also save 15% off Qantas Hotel bookings, 15% off points on selected wines, 25-50% off points on Fitbit purchases and up to 50% off points when buying up selected products online at the Qantas Rewards Store.
American Express cardholder bonuses at Vivid Sydney festival
Australia's premier winter festival, Vivid Sydney, runs from 24 May to 15 June 2019. This year, American Express card members are being offered a range of travel and hotel deals in conjunction with the city's festivities.
Check out the exclusive deals on offer below.
|TheFork||Sync, book and dine on TheFork and get $20 back when you spend $50 or more at a TheFork participating restaurant between 14 May and 16 June.|
|Rydo Taxi App||Get 10% off every ride between 23 May and 15 June.|
|Europcar||Spend $200 or more and get $30 back up to 2 times between 23 May and 28 June.|
|Sydney public transport||Get 30% back up to $15 on Sydney trains, ferries or light rail between 21 May and 16 June.|
|RedBalloon||Spend $240 or more and get $40 back between 15 May and 16 June.|
|Taronga Zoo||Spend $20 or more and get $5 back between 23 May and 16 June.|
|BridgeClimb||Spend $300 or more and get $50 back between 15 May and 16 June.|
|Captain Cook Cruises||Spend $300 or more and get $60 back between 23 May and 30 June.|
|David Jones||Spend $75 or more and get $10 back at participating stores between 23 May and 16 June.|
Register to visit the American Express Lounge for a drink and to soak up all the fascinating lights around the harbour. The Lounge is open to cardholders only from 24 May to 15 June, Monday to Sunday 5:30pm - 10:30pm.
Qantas Business Rewards customers earn triple points on flights
Qantas Business Rewards members that make a QF-coded flight booking, operated by either Qantas, Emirates or American Airlines, before 21 June 2019 for travel by 31 August 2019, will receive triple Qantas Points. You'll need to register first and include your ABN and frequent flyer membership number at the time of booking.
Plus, eligible flight bookings receive an automatic entry into Qantas' ultimate flight experience competition.
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