Program Updates

Date News Item
15 August 2014 Congratulations to our Space Class Upgrade Recipient
30 July 2014 Virgin Australia wins at the 2014 Skytrax World Airline Awards
21 July 2014 Velocity eStore Gadget Giveaway Competition Winners Announced
16 June 2014 Velocity Global Wallet receives CANSTAR five-star rating
29 May 2014 LA Competition Winners Re-draw Announced
26 May 2014 Velocity partners with One&Only Resorts
2 April 2014 Velocity eStore Shopping Spree Competition Winners Announced
2 April 2014 Velocity eStore Shopping Spree Competition Winners Announced
29 April 2014 Velocity wins again at 2014 Freddie Awards
2 April 2014 Velocity eStore Shopping Spree Competition Winners Announced
18 March 2014 Velocity Improves Earn and Burn Proposition with Singapore Airlines and SilkAir
12 March 2014 Updated Privacy Policy
5 March 2014 Upgrades now available from Saver fares
5 March 2014 Introduction of Upgrade Cancellation and Amendment Policy
1 March 2014 Introducing a new way to earn Points for flying pets
28 February 2014 Velocity Frequent Flyer reaches four million members
24 February 2014 Unveiling the new-look Velocity eStore
18 February 2014 winrichardspoints Competition Winner
17 February 2014 Complimentary single entry lounge passes now valid for 12 months
17 February 2014 Purchase additional single entry lounge passes with Points
17 February 2014 LA Competition Winners Announced
17 February 2014 Reaching new heights with Starwood Hotels and Resorts
14 February 2014 Introducing complimentary refreshments with Virgin Australia
17 January 2014 Announcing our ‘Journey to another world in New York’ Competition Winner
14 January 2014 Global Wallet™ wins Travel Co-brand Card Innovation of the Year award
7 January 2014 Tom Bradley International Terminal at Los Angeles Airport
16 Dec 2013  Shop Small Flight Voucher Winners announced
18 Nov 2013 Refurbishment of Sydney Lounge Premium Entry
1 Nov 2013 Virgin Australia unveils first lounge in Cairns
1 Nov 2013 Get to Know You Competition Winners Announced
10 October 2013  SilkAir joins Velocity Frequent Flyer
09 October 2013 Virgin Australia now accepts PayPal
09 October 2013 Velocity has landed on Facebook
30 Sept 2013 Be Rewarded with Vincent Aviation
23 Sept 2013 Introducing Velocity’s Pet Ambassador 
23 Sept 2013 Perth Airport Update
23 Sept 2013 Community News: Type 1 Diabetes Awareness 
23 Sept 2013 Termination of Westfield Online Partnership
13 Sept 2013 Velocity Global Wallet Win $1,000 Competition Winners
19 August 2013 New travel benefit with Delta Air Lines
15 July 2013 Be rewarded with airberlin
1 July 2013 Virgin Australia Launches Australia's first Frequent Flyer Program for Pets
27 June 2013 Velocity Frequent Flyer welcomes Agoda
25 June 2013 Domestic Flight Upgrades at the lounge
25 June 2013 International Flight Upgrades to LA and Abu Dhabi 
11 June 2013 Announcing our KING KONG competition winner
27 May 2013 Switchfly Reward Seat Availability Survey
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27 May 2013 Ride to Conquer Cancer and donate today
06 May 2013 Virgin Australia acquires Skywest
02 May 2013 Velocity wins three awards at the 2013 Freddie Awards
30 April 2013 Termination of Airlines PNG Partnership
24 Apr 2013 Diamond First Class lounge access on Etihad Airways
8 Apr 2013 Exclusive ASOS Competition
8 Apr 2013 SkyTrax World Airline Awards
25 Mar 2013 New booking and check-in system Quick Help Guide
5 Mar 2013 PressReader now available in the lounge
4 Mar 2013 Check In To Win Competition Winners Announced
28 Feb 2013 Virgin Australia wins 2012 Domestic Airline of the Year award
28 Feb 2013 Virgin Australia announces new service between Brisbane and Bundaberg
5 Feb 2013 Velocity voted Best Frequent Flyer Program for Australian Business Travellers
2 Feb 2013 Winners of the 'Velocity Earn Campaign Competition' Announced
3 Jan 2013 New Booking and Check-in System
2 Dec 2012 Velocity Frequent Flyer welcomes ASOS
1 Dec 2012 Gold Coast Airport 'Priority Screening Lane'
6 Oct 2012 Earn Velocity Points with major international department stores and iTunes
2 Oct 2012 New travel benefits with Virgin America
2 Sept 2012 Greater range of benefits with Delta Air Lines for Velocity members
6 August 2012 Introducing the box office, our exciting new entertainment partner
5 July 2012 Virgin Australia launches Mobile Boarding Passes and New Flight Specials App for iPhone
1 July 2012 Earn Status Credits with Skywest
5 June 2012 Introducing our exciting new dining partner 
22 May 2012 Velocity Frequent Flyer welcomes exclusive new Golf Club
1 May 2012 Earn Status Credits with Airlines PNG
26 April 2012 Etihad Airways revised earn structure 
2 April 2012 Velocity Frequent Flyer celebrates 3 million members
27 March 2012 Virgin Australia offers Premium Valet in Brisbane
1 March 2012 Malaysia Airlines Partnership Termination
9 Jan 2012 iSUBSCRiBE New Zealand will no longer be a Velocity Program Partner
21 Dec 2011 Velocity voted Best Frequent Flyer Program for Australian Business Travellers
20 Dec 2011 Be rewarded with Singapore Airlines
31 Oct 2011 Earn Status Credits with Delta Air Lines
04 Oct 2011 Velocity welcomes Secure Sentinel!
30 Sept 2011 Winners of ‘Win a trip for two across the Tasman’ announced!
25 Aug 2011 Virgin Australia launches new Velocity frequent flyer program  
02 Jun 2011 Velocity’s First Millionaire!
01 Jun 2011 Velocity ranked first in Asia Pacific for seat availability
11 May 2011 Easy to earn, easier to spend. Redeem your Points for a holiday today!
10 May 2011 Velocity welcomes new partner, Mondial Assistance
10 May 2011 Introducing Virgin Australia, now you're flying!
18 April 2011 Virgin Blue unveils Sydney Lounge Premium Entry and Premium Valet
03 March 2011 Winner of Necker Island once-in-a-lifetime holiday announced!
02 March 2011 Virgin Blue reveals new Business Class with Velocity Reward Seats coming soon!
02 March 2011 Velocity Members donate generously to the Premier's Disaster Relief Appeal
02 March 2011 Air New Zealand’s Koru Lounge now open to Gold Members flying V Australia
21 February 2011 Congratulations to our five lucky winners of 1 Million Velocity Points!
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