Another step closer to direct flights from Australia to Chicago on the Flying Kangaroo

Qantas NewsDate Posted 01/07/2019 The Flying Kangaroo continues to build their United States footprint by recently adding Chicago to their global network for the first time ever in the airlines 99 year history. This announcement comes as part of the National carrier’s joint venture with long time oneworld alliance member, American Airlines. Final approval is pending from the United States Department of Transport (USDOT) for … Continue reading Another step closer to direct flights from Australia to Chicago on the Flying Kangaroo

The complete guide to Qantas’ domestic Boeing 747 flights later this year.

Qantas NewsDate Posted: 09/06/2019 Following on from the once off Boeing 747 flight into Adelaide later this year, Qantas has also added another three domestic services which are now available to book online via Qantas.com. This means that both aviation enthusiasts and spotters will have the opportunity to travel on board the ‘Queen of the Skies’ which is usually seen operating long haul services from … Continue reading The complete guide to Qantas’ domestic Boeing 747 flights later this year.

REVIEW: QF2422, Newcastle to Brisbane (Dash 8 Q400)

Flight Review, Qantas Airways (QF2422), Newcastle (NTL) to Brisbane (BNE).Date Flown: 13/08/2018 Qantas currently operates daily flights out of Newcastle Airport, travelling between Newcastle and Brisbane. Qantas share these flights with their low cost carrier, Jetstar. Jetstar operates a more frequent schedule out of Newcastle, offering passengers a choice of 21 flights each week, with Qantas only operating 11 flights each week. Both Qantas Group … Continue reading REVIEW: QF2422, Newcastle to Brisbane (Dash 8 Q400)

REVIEW: QF627, Brisbane to Melbourne (Qantas Dreamliner – Premium Economy)

Flight Review, Qantas Airways (QF627), Brisbane (BNE) to Melbourne (MEL)Date Flown: 23/07/2017 The Qantas Dreamliner has been treating passengers on domestic services between Brisbane and Melbourne, with multiple daily flights operating between these two airports daily. This isn’t a permanent fixture on the Qantas timetable unfortunately, with the Qantas Dreamliner being pulled off this route on the 31 of August 2018. The following day a … Continue reading REVIEW: QF627, Brisbane to Melbourne (Qantas Dreamliner – Premium Economy)

REVIEW: Meriton Suites Herschel Street, Brisbane

Hotel Review, Meriton Suites Herschel Street (Brisbane, Australia)Date Stayed: 22/07/2018 to 23/07/2018 (1 Night) The Meriton Hotel chain has two properties within the Brisbane CBD, for this review I stayed at the Meriton on Herschel Street. This property is the tallest hotel and residential building in Brisbane standing at 249 meters tall, providing guests with a choice of 74 levels. The higher levels of the building … Continue reading REVIEW: Meriton Suites Herschel Street, Brisbane

REVIEW: The easy way of getting into the city from Brisbane Airport. Travelling on the Brisbane airtrain

Brisbane Airport airtrainDate Posted: 01/08/2018 Once you arrive at Brisbane Airport there are various transport options to choose from to take you into the Brisbane CBD. The airtrain connects passengers from both Domestic and International Terminals at Brisbane Airport, the train stops at various train stations along the way into the city. Once the train clears the Brisbane CBD stations, it becomes a direct service … Continue reading REVIEW: The easy way of getting into the city from Brisbane Airport. Travelling on the Brisbane airtrain

REVIEW: QF660, Adelaide to Brisbane

Flight Review, Qantas Airways (QF660), Adelaide (ADL) to Brisbane (BNE)Date Flown: 22/07/2018 Qantas operate daily flights between Adelaide and Brisbane, with there being only three departing flights out of Adelaide on the day of my departure. Two of these flights utilise the Boeing 737-800 aircraft, with the mid-day flight relying on the smaller Boeing 717, operated by QantasLink. Both of these aircraft are great to … Continue reading REVIEW: QF660, Adelaide to Brisbane

Malaysia Airlines launches inaugural flight to Brisbane.

Malaysia AirlinesDate Posted: 13/06/2018 Last Wednesday, 6 June 2018 Malaysia Airlines celebrated it’s inaugural flight to Brisbane from Kuala Lumpur, a special send-off departure event was held in Kuala Lumpur International Airport prior to the planes departure to celebrate this momentous occasion. The special send-off event was jointly organised by Tourism Australia, Tourism and Events Queensland and the Brisbane Airport Corporation. This event celebrated the … Continue reading Malaysia Airlines launches inaugural flight to Brisbane.