Status Match to Gold in
3 easy steps
Or in 2 if you're an existing Velocity member.

  • Join
    If you're not a member of Velocity frequent flyer, you'll need to sign up before you can apply for Discover Gold. Join now for free. 
  • Express interest
    Submit an expression of interest, by 4 January 2021, if you're eligible for Discover Gold you can immediately access some of our world class benefits. You must be a Qantas Frequent Flyer Gold, Platinum, Platinum One or hold eligible frequent flyer membership of an Eligible Airline, to fast track to Velocity elite membership with Discover Gold.
  • Maintain Full Gold Status*
    Earn 80 Status Credits and fly at least one eligible sector during your Discover Gold Status trial. We’ll assess your eligibility at the end of your 5 month Discover Gold trial, and if you’re eligible, we’ll notify you and you’ll receive 12 months of full Gold status.
    And because we know you’ll love to share good things, if you’re eligible to maintain Gold Status, you’ll be able to give the gift of Gold Status to a friend or relative too.

Eligible Frequent Flyer membership

To qualify you must be a Qantas Frequent Flyer Gold, Platinum, Platinum One or hold eligible frequent flyer membership of an Eligible Airline, to fast track to Velocity elite membership with Discover Gold. View the list of eligible airlines and express interest today.

    • Gold​
    • Platinum
    • Platinum One

Enjoy access to these benefits
during your trial


With offers this good, we know that there is a lot to take in. So we've compiled some handy FAQs that should clear things up.

Discover Gold FAQs

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