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Points Auction: Sky's the limit

Qantas 787-9 Boeing Simulator Experience with Qantas Top Guns

Discover the exhilaration of flying as you take virtual command of a Qantas 787-9 Boeing Dreamliner! During this one-hour session, you’ll be under the personal instruction of our most experienced captains – Alex Passerini, Qantas’ Chief Technical Pilot, or Lisa Norman, Qantas Fleet Operations Strategy Manager, who operated Qantas’ inaugural B787 non-stop flight from Perth to London and the pilot who flew the first Qantas’ 787-9 Boeing Dreamliner aircraft. Don’t miss this unique chance to experience life at the pointy end!

This experience includes:

  • One-on-one pre-flight briefing.
  • Immersive one-hour session for two people in the exclusive Qantas Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner Flight Simulator with Alex Passerini or Lisa Norman.
  • Individual flight certificate and gift pack for you to take home.

Before you bid:

  • Qantas 787-9 Boeing Dreamliner simulator experience will be held in Brisbane or Melbourne between 1 January 2022 until 30 June 2022. If you reside in NSW, TAS, WA, ACT or NT, you'll need to make your own travel arrangements to Melbourne or Brisbane.
  • The dates of when the flight simulator experience can be booked are subject to the availability of the instructor and flight simulator.


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We want to provide you with as much certainty and flexibility as we can. With the ongoing Coronavirus situation, we may have to make changes to the redemption period for your auction experience. We know these changes may impact your plans so, if your redemption is affected by Coronavirus restrictions, we’ll work with you to accommodate a more suitable booking date. If no suitable dates are found, the winner can cancel the experience and receive a refund of their points.

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Frequently Asked Questions

    Important information

    You must be a Qantas Frequent Flyer member to earn and redeem Qantas Points. Membership and points are subject to the Qantas Frequent Flyer program terms and conditions.

    Disclaimer: * Points Auction: Auction Period: 8am (AEST) 2 August 2021  - 9pm (AEST) 2 August 2021. Eligible Bidders: Australian residents who are Qantas Frequent Flyer members aged 18 and over. Eligible Bids: To place a bid, the member must have at least one point higher than the starting bid or the last bid placed in their Qantas Frequent Flyer account. Winning Bid: The member must place the highest bid by 9pm (AEST) 2 August 2021. The winner must have sufficient points in their Qantas Frequent Flyer account to cover the amount offered in the winning bid within 24 hours of the auction closing. Qantas will use reasonable endeavours to contact each winner by email and phone before midday following close of the auction. In the event the winner does not have enough points after this 24 hour grace period, Qantas reserves the right to cancel the bid and decide the best course of action for the item. Outbid Notification: If the member is outbid, they’ll be notified by email from Auction Prize: Sky's the limit: 787 Simulator Experience with Qantas Top Guns. Winner notification: By phone and in writing by email on 3 August 2021. Participating in the auction will be deemed acceptance of the auction full terms and conditionsOpens external site. Experience must be booked by 30 November 2021 and undertaken by 30 June 2022. Please note this is subject to availability and we must be provided 14 days notice before scheduling once booked.

    Qantas Flight Simulator involves a degree of physical mobility and may not be suitable for some people. Participants must be in good health and free from heart, back or neck problems, motion sickness or other conditions that could be aggravated by the motion of the simulator. Qantas Flight Simulator advises that pregnant women should seek medical advice prior to undertaking a simulator session due to the potentially volatile nature of the simulator ride. 

    • Epilepsy - persons who have a history of epilepsy must advise Qantas Flight Simulator at the time of booking.

    • Heart Condition/Stroke - persons who have a history of heart complaint/pacemakers must advise Qantas Flight Simulator at the time of booking.

    At the time of booking your QFS Session you are required to notify Qantas Flight Simulator of any medical condition(s) that may affect your ability to undertake a QFS Session. Please check with us at time of booking if you have any concerns.

    Qantas will conduct a security check on all persons participating in a QFS Session prior to arriving at the centre. Qantas Security requires all persons to present a current drivers licence or valid passport upon entry. In the event you or your guest do not bring appropriate ID, you will not be permitted access to the facility and in such circumstances QFS reserves the right not to refund your experience.

    No person returning an adverse security check, at Qantas' discretion, will be permitted entry to the Qantas Flight Simulator premises or to participate in a QFS Session. In the event that an adverse security check is returned with respect to any participant in a booking, Qantas will cancel the QFS Session and issue a full refund with respect to the booking.