The Qantas Premier Platinum Mastercard now comes with a massive sign-up bonus of up to 120,000 bonus Qantas Points and a saving of $100 thanks to the reduced annual card fee for the first year.
When you apply online as a new cardholder by 31 October 2019 you can earn up to 120,000 bonus Qantas Points. The bonus points are split up into 20,000 points each month for the first 6 months when you spend at least $1,500 per month on eligible transactions. (Eligible purchases include most everyday spending but exclude things like cash advances, balance transfers, BPAY payments and government related transactions.)
Lounge Passes & Flight Discounts
In addition to the huge bonus, you will also earn up to 2 points per $1 spent on eligible Qantas products such as flights. The Qantas Premier Platinum also comes with complimentary travel insurance, two Qantas Club lounge invitation each year you hold the card and discounted companion fares on selected domestic airfares once a year.
On top of all this, you will also receive a $50 Qantas Wine voucher which you can redeem online.
|Card type||Qantas Premier Platinum Mastercard|
|Rewards Program||Qantas Frequent Flyer|
|Points earned from spending||1 Qantas point per $1 spent on eligible domestic spend up to $10,000 (10,000 points) per statement period, then 0.5 Qantas Point per $1 thereafter|
1.5 Qantas Points per $1 spent on international spend
|Points earned with Qantas spend||1 additional Qantas Point per $1 spent on eligible Qantas spend|
|Points Cap||no cap|
|Points earning with ATO||no|
|Insurance included||Travel Insurances (PDS)|
|Overseas transaction fee||3% of the transaction amount|
|Minimum Credit Limit||$6,000|
|Minimum Income||$35,000 p.a.|
|Annual fee||299 ($199 for the first year)|
The Qantas Premier Platinum card earns a healthy 1 Qantas Point per $1 spent, up to $10,000 per statement period. If you happen to spend more than $10,000 per month, the earn rate will drop to 0.5 points per $1 after the first $10,000.
Qantas benefits of Qantas Premier Platinum
- Up to 20% discount on selected domestic companion fares when booking with the card through the Qantas Premier concierge service
- Two Qantas lounge Invitations each year
- Complimentary domestic and international Travel Insurance
Qantas Premier Platinum Conclusion
The Qantas Premier Platinum comes with one of the best sign up offers in the market, even though the bonus points are spread over 6 months, it’s very achievable with only $1,500 of eligible spending required each month. In addition to the sign up bonus, the generous 1 point per dollar earn rate is also very nice and the $10,000 a month cap will suit most people. If you’re in the market for a card that earns Qantas points, this might be the one!