The program currently has nearly 12 million members from over 100 different countries, from newborns to over 100 years young. In our 30 year history we have certainly come a long way. Below we take a look at some fun facts from our journey.
When the program launched, we had three tiers, White, Silver and Gold. Today we have five, from Bronze through to Platinum One.30TH_ANNIVERSAY_TRIPLE_LINE1
Early points earning partners were British Airways and American Express both are still partners today. Our newest partners include Airbnb, Jaguar, Land Rover and Deliveroo.30TH_ANNIVERSAY_TRIPLE_LINE1
In our early days you could redeem your points for items like a Victa ‘Commando’ lawnmower, an NEC Video Cassette Recorder, or a Zodiac inflatable boat. Today you can choose from over 7,000 items at the Qantas Store.30TH_ANNIVERSAY_TRIPLE_LINE1
In 1987, Qantas cabin crew got a makeover when a new Yves Saint Laurent uniform was introduced. We continue the tradition of working with leading designers today, with current uniform designed by Martin Grant.30TH_ANNIVERSAY_TRIPLE_LINE2
Members used to earn ‘miles’ by flying certain distances, not points. To date, our members have flown over 1 trillion km's! That's the distance to the moon and back, over a million times. Plan your next trip today.30TH_ANNIVERSAY_TRIPLE_LINE2
When the program launched, members could only earn by flying. Today, two thirds of all Qantas Points are earned on the ground through things like credit cards and online shopping.30TH_ANNIVERSAY_TRIPLE_LINE2