Articles Tagged ‘Qantas’

Darwin Airport celebrates relaunch of international travel

Darwin Airport celebrates relaunch of international travel

November 1, 2021 marked the relaunch of international flying for many Australians. Qantas’ first international departure was its flagship QF1 Sydney to London flight, which stopped in Darwin before making the non-stop 17-hour 20-minute flight to London.

Adelaide Airport welcomes launch of Qantas operations to Hobart

Adelaide Airport welcomes launch of Qantas operations to Hobart

Adelaide Airport welcomed the start of Qantas operations to Hobart with a spectacular route launch cake. The large apple at its centrepiece signifies Tasmania being one of the world’s major apple producers. The themed cake also highlights the experiences South Australia has to offer, such as wines.

QantasLink launches Adelaide-Townsville route

QantasLink launches Adelaide-Townsville route

Townsville Airport has celebrated its first new interstate route in almost a decade with QantasLink launching a direct Adelaide-Townsville service – delivering more than 30,000 additional seats between the destinations annually.


Cake of the Week continues to make news Down Under

Cake of the Week continues to make news Down Under

We recently shared ABC Radio Darwin’s interview with anna.aero Publisher Paul Hogan all about Cake of the Week, inspired by Darwin Airport recently winning the award for QantasLink’s launch to Canberra. Now, read a further in-depth article published on the ABC Radio Darwin website.

Cake of the Week is big news Down Under: listen to ABC Radio Darwin anna.aero interview

Cake of the Week is big news Down Under: listen to ABC Radio Darwin anna.aero interview

anna.aero’s Cake of the Week competition made big news Down Under this week. ABC Radio Darwin ran a special feature on its popular Drive show, hosted by Liz Trevaskis, on Wednesday (7 July 2021), after Darwin Airport was recently awarded Cake of the Week for QantasLink’s launch to Canberra. Listen to the radio interview with […]

Adelaide Airport awarded Cake of the Week for new Qantas service to Gold Coast

Adelaide Airport awarded Cake of the Week for new Qantas service to Gold Coast

Qantas will be basing five Embraer E190s in Adelaide to cater for increased domestic travel demand. As a result, Qantas launched fights between Adelaide and the Gold Coast on 25 June 2021. Adelaide Airport was awarded anna.aero’s prestigious Cake of the Week prize for its spectacular route launch cake.


QantasLink’s new Darwin-Canberra service wins Cake of the Week

QantasLink’s new Darwin-Canberra service wins Cake of the Week

QantasLink launched a new service from Darwin to Canberra today (21 June 2021). The first flight connecting the two cities in nine years was marked by celebrations at the departure gate, including a spectacular route launch cake, which won anna.aero’s prestigious Cake of the Week prize.

Qantas’ new Auckland-Gold Coast service wins Route of the Week

Qantas’ new Auckland-Gold Coast service wins Route of the Week

Qantas launched a daily Gold Coast-Auckland service on 19 April 2021 as trans-Tasman travel recommenced. It is Qantas’ first international service from Gold Coast Airport, and will deliver 63,000 seats annually and represent a regional economic impact of $50 million.

Adelaide Airport wins Cake of the Week for new QantasLink service to Mount Gambier

Adelaide Airport wins Cake of the Week for new QantasLink service to Mount Gambier

QantasLink launched a new five times weekly service between Adelaide and Mount Gambier on 28 March, capturing anna.aero’s prestigious Cake of the Week prize for a spectacular effort featuring Adelaide’s famous vineyards and Mount Gambier’s stunning Blue Lake. The route is operated by the airline’s 50-seat Q300 turboprop aircraft.


Qantas’ new direct service from Newcastle to Melbourne wins Cake of the Week

Qantas’ new direct service from Newcastle to Melbourne wins Cake of the Week

Qantas launched a direct service between Newcastle Airport and Melbourne on 15 March 2021 – flying direct on the route for the first time in more than a decade. 12 return flights per week are being operated with a 717.

Rex puts Sydney - Melbourne on sale with NINE daily flights

Rex puts Sydney – Melbourne on sale with NINE daily flights

Rex will have 58 flights each way using B737-800s in its first week, a huge number for new entrant in core markets. We look at what’s happening and why.

QantasLink gets tropical as Canberra to Cairns lifts off

QantasLink gets tropical as Canberra to Cairns lifts off

QantasLink took off from Canberra to Cairns on 21 November, a market of 34,000 indirect passengers in the year to August 2019.