Virgin Australia has now launched their counter-offer to Qantas’ one (read more here) and is offering Double Points for flights January 1 – October 9, 2019.
Velocity members earn these bonus points if they book between October 15 – 22.
You can access this offer on Virgin Australia’s website here.
Note that eligible flights under this offer must be both marketed and operated by Virgin Australia.
Both Qantas and Virgin Australia seem to love these double status credits or points offers that they have several times throughout the year. Good for travelers that can plan in advance.
Here are the terms and conditions of this promotion:
To be eligible for the Double Velocity Points promotion you must (1) Activate this offer through the activation link on this page between 12.01am AEDT 15 October 2018 and 11.59pm 22 October 2018 inclusive (Promotion Period); (2) book an Eligible Flight during the Promotion Period; and 3) enter a valid Velocity membership number at time of booking. An Eligible Flight is a flight marketed and operated by Virgin Australia, for travel between 1 January 2019 and 9 October 2019 inclusive which are flights on which Points can be earned and booked in a fare class that normally accrues Points. The Velocity membership number entered at the time of booking must be the passenger travelling on the Eligible Flight to earn double Velocity Points. Points cannot be earned on Velocity Reward Seat bookings. Flights can be booked via Virgin Australia website. Codeshare services marketed or operated by partner airlines other than Virgin Australia are not eligible for this offer. If your booking is cancelled during the travel period, the booking will not be eligible to earn Velocity Points. Bonus Points will be applied to the base points only. Any applicable tier bonus earned will not attract Bonus points as a result of this offer. Bonus Points will be applied to the originally purchased fare class and any upgrades will not attract Bonus Points as a result of this offer. This Velocity Points offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer or promotion. You should allow up to 4 weeks after the travel period for the bonus Velocity Points to be allocated. Virgin Australia’s Conditions of Carriage apply. Velocity Membership Terms and Conditions apply.