While having Gold or Platinum Status in Qantas Frequent Flyer grants you complimentary Qantas Club access, not everyone is in a position to gain those status levels. As an alternative, you can pay to join the Qantas Club, in order to gain lounge access prior to your flights
Right now is a good time to join, with Qantas offering a discount of up to 40% for new members.
The discounted rate is now available to individuals taking up a 1,2 or 4 year membership. The discount is available until 12 May 2017.
The prices under the sale are shown in the following table
|Type||Membership Fee + Joining Fee (AUD)||Total||Non Sale Total|
|1 year||$306.00 + $231.00||$537.00||$895|
|2 year||$554.00 + $231.00||$785.00||$1,310|
|4 year||$1,053.00 + $231.00||$1,284.00||$2,140|
Qantas Club Benefits
A member of the Qantas Club is entitled to unlimited access to the Qantas Club network worldwide. The only proviso is that you do need to be about to fly out on a Qantas or Jetstar flight. Members are also entitled to take a guest into the lounge.
Other benefits of Qantas Club include
- Access to On Departure Upgrades using Qantas Points on Australian domestic flights and an
- Additional checked baggage allowance when travelling on Economy or Premium economy and Priority check-in on Qantas flights;
- Discounts on Qantas Meeting Rooms in Australia.
To take advantage of this offer, head to the Qantas website.