Byron Bay lighthouse
Boost your balances with a trip to Byron Bay

Earn double Status Credits on Qantas operated flights between Sydney and Ballina.

Whether you want to lounge on the beach or hike the hinterland, discover the very best Byron Bay has to offer with our recently announced return service between Sydney and Ballina (Byron Bay).

Not only is this free-spirited beachside oasis the perfect place to disconnect and unwind, it’s also the perfect way to boost your Status Credits with double Status Credits on Qantas operated flights between Sydney and Ballina.

How to earn double Status Credits

  1. Simply log in below and register by 11.59pm (AEST) 24 June 2020 (all passengers in each booking must register separately to earn double Status Credits).
  2. Book a Qantas operated flight between Sydney and Ballina (Byron Bay) with a QF flight number between 12.01am (AEST) 18 June and 11.59pm (AEST) 24 June 2020 for travel between 1 July and 31 August 2020. Conditions apply.
  3. Include your Qantas Frequent Flyer membership number in your booking.

With no limit on the number of eligible bookings you can make during the promotion period, it’s the perfect way to boost your Status Credits balance.

Bonus Status Credits will be credited to your account up to six weeks after travel.

Don’t miss out, offer ends 24 June 2020.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What flights are eligible for this offer?
Qantas operated flights with a ‘QF’ flight number between Sydney and Ballina.

What happens if my flight is changed or cancelled by Qantas?
We may make some changes to our schedule as a result of various government restrictions and to the associated impacts of COVID-19. If we’ve cancelled your Qantas flight, we’ll rebook you on the next available flight to your booked destination (if possible), at no additional cost to you. Alternatively, you can choose a flight credit or a refund. You won’t be charged any change or cancellation fees.

What happens if I want to change my flight?
Until 30 June 2020, you can book any Qantas operated domestic Australian flight for travel between 12 June and 31 October 2020, and we’ll waive the change fee one time if you decide to change your date of your travel. Full or part travel of an itinerary is eligible only for this bonus Status Credits offer if you book and travel within the promotional dates as listed above. If you cancel your initial qualifying booking or change it to be outside the promotional period, this bonus Status Credits offer will not apply.

When will I receive my bonus Status Credits?
Bonus Status Credits may take up to six weeks after completion of travel to be credited to your Qantas Frequent Flyer account.

What do Status Credits count towards?
Status Credits count towards retaining your current membership tier or reaching the next membership tier. To attain or retain your status the required number of Status Credits must be earned and in your Frequent Flyer account by the end of your current membership year. However, bonus Status Credits earned from this offer do not count towards Loyalty Bonus, Platinum Bonus Reward, Platinum One Bonus Reward and Status Accelerator/ Challenge earn requirements.

What do bonus Status Credits count towards?
Bonus Status Credits earned from this offer also count towards retaining or attaining your membership tier however bonus Status Credits earned from this offer do not count towards Loyalty Bonus, Platinum Bonus Reward, Platinum One Bonus Reward and Status Accelerator/Challenge earn requirements.

How many bookings can I make?
There is no limit to the number of eligible flight bookings that you can book for yourself during the promotional period.

Will I earn bonus Status Credits if I use ‘Book Now, Pay Later’ to make my booking?
If you book your eligible flight during the promotion period, you will earn the bonus Status Credits regardless of payment date. You will not earn Status Credits if you do not complete your payment on the advised payment due date. If you book your eligible flight outside the promotion period and pay for your booking within the promotion period your booking will not be eligible to earn the bonus Status Credits.

If I receive another bonus offer, will both offers count for my booking?
This offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer. Only one bonus Status Credits offer can be applied to an eligible flight segment. If you qualify for multiple bonus offers, the offer first registered for will be applied to each individual eligible segment.

What happens if I cancel or change my eligible booking?
Full or part travel of an itinerary is eligible only if you book (regardless of payment date) and travel within the promotional dates. If you cancel your initial qualifying booking or change it to be outside of the eligible travel period this bonus offer will not apply.

Are Qantas Flight vouchers eligible for this offer?
Flight Vouchers purchased and redeemed for an eligible flight booking made during the promotion will earn double Status Credits. Flight Vouchers purchased but not redeemed for an eligible flight booking  (for flights that are not booked or travelled within the booking or travel period dates), will not earn double Status Credits.

Will I earn double Status Credits if I use a Qantas Flight Credit?
Flight Credits redeemed for an eligible flight booking during the promotion period will earn double Status Credits. Don’t forget to include your Qantas Frequent Flyer membership number in your booking.

Important information

You must be a Qantas Frequent Flyer to earn and use Qantas Points. A joining fee may apply. Membership and points are subject to the Qantas Frequent Flyer program Terms and Conditions.

Qantas Frequent Flyer members who reside in Australia (with an Australian address in their Frequent Flyer Profile), and register and make a new eligible flight booking between 12.01am (AEST) 18 June 2020 and 11.59pm (AEST) 24 June 2020 for travel between 1 July 2020 and 31 August 2020 are eligible to earn double Status Credits. Qantas Frequent Flyer members who reside outside of Australia are not eligible for this offer. An Eligible Flight for the purpose of this promotion means a Qantas operated flight with a QF flight number on your ticket where Status Credits are normally earned between Sydney and Ballina (Byron Bay). Any flight with a QF flight number on the ticket which is not operated by Qantas including Jetstar, Jetstar Asia, Jetstar Japan, Jetstar Pacific and other partner airlines will not be eligible for this offer. For full details, see terms and conditions. Status Credits and bonus Status Credits will not be earned on some fare types and booking classes. See Airline Earning Table for details. Each passenger in the same booking must register to qualify for this bonus offer. This offer is not transferable. If you qualify and register for multiple bonus Status Credits offers for the same flight segment, the highest value bonus offer will be applied to each individual qualifying segment. For example, if you qualify and register for a 50% more bonus Status Credits offer and a double bonus Status Credits offer on the same flight, you will receive the double bonus Status Credits offer as it will result in the highest total number of bonus Status Credits. Bonus Status Credits earned from this offer do not count towards Loyalty Bonus, Platinum Bonus Reward, Platinum One Bonus Reward and Status Accelerator/ Challenge earn requirements. Only one bonus offer can be used per individual qualifying segment of your itinerary. Bonus Status Credits may be earned on multiple eligible flight bookings made during the promotion period. This offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer by Qantas.

Bonus Status Credits may take up to six weeks after completion of travel to be credited to your Qantas Frequent Flyer account. Flights are subject to availability and any applicable fare conditions. Flights can be booked via the Qantas website, a travel agent or Qantas Contact Centres. Fees and charges may apply. Your Qantas Frequent Flyer membership number must be recorded at the time of registration and booking to earn Status Credits. Flight gift vouchers purchased during the promotion but not redeemed for an eligible flight booking during the promotion period will not earn bonus Status Credits. Full or part travel of an itinerary is eligible only if you book (regardless of payment date) and travel within the promotional dates as listed above. If you cancel your initial qualifying booking or change it to be outside the promotional period, this bonus offer will not apply.

In accordance with Commonwealth policy, this offer is not available to you if you are travelling for Commonwealth purposes.