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Westpac Velocity Points earning Cards

If you are currently earning Velocity Points on an existing Westpac Altitude card, you will continue to do so. The temporary redemption pause has not changed the earning of Velocity Points. The Points that are earned during the pause will be treated in the same was as Points earned before the pause.  The Altitude Velocity rewards program is currently not available when applying for a new Altitude credit card.

American Express® Westpac Altitude Black Card Bundle

  • ALTITUDE BLACK MASTERCARD

    Altitude Black Mastercard

    ✓ Earn up to 0.75 Velocity Points per $1 spent on eligible purchases, uncapped3.

     Two complimentary single-entry Virgin Australia domestic lounge passes each year4

    ✓ Two complimentary Economy X Seat Upgrade vouchers each year (eligible for domestic flights only)1

     ​​​​​​​Complimentary overseas travel insurance, purchase security insurance and extended warranty insurance5

     ​​​​​​​All this and more for an annual fee of $250, plus an annual Altitude Velocity fee of $503

  • ALTITUDE BLACK MASTERCARD

    American Express® Westpac Altitude Black Mastercard

     One of the strongest Velocity Points earn rates – earn 2 Points per $1 spent on eligible purchases in foreign currency, 1.25 Points per $1 spent on eligible purchases in Australia and 0.5 Points per $1 spent on government bodies in Australia such as Australia Post and the Australian Taxation Office9

     Two complimentary visits each year to the American Express® Airport Lounge at either Sydney or Melbourne International Airports9

     Overseas travel insurance, purchase security insurance and extended warranty insurance10

    ✓ Access to exclusive Amex offers, including shopping, dining, travel and entertainment

     American Express Invites gives you access to pre-sale tickets to some of your favourite artists and reserve seating offers

     All this and more for an annual Card fee of $99 for the first year ($199 thereafter)11


American Express® Westpac Altitude Platinum Card Bundle

  • ALTITUDE Platinum MASTERCARD

    Altitude Platinum Mastercard

     Earn up to 0.50 Points per $1 spent on eligible purchases, uncapped3

    ✓ Two complimentary Economy X Seat Upgrade vouchers each year (eligible for domestic flights only)1

     ​​​​​​​Complimentary overseas travel insurance, purchase security insurance and extended warranty insurance4

     ​​​​​​​All this and more for an annual fee of $150, plus an annual Altitude Velocity fee of $503

  • Amex ALTITUDE Platinum MASTERCARD

    American Express® Westpac Altitude Platinum Card

    ✓ Earn 1.5 Points per $1 spent on eligible purchases in foreign currency, 1 Point per $1 spent on eligible purchases in Australia and 0.5 Points per $1 spent on government bodies in Australia such as Australia Post and the Australian Taxation Office7

     

    ✓ Complimentary overseas travel insurance, purchase security insurance and extended warranty insurance8

    ✓ Access to exclusive Amex Offers, including shopping, dining, travel and entertainment

    ✓ American Express Invites gives you access to pre-sale tickets to some of your favourite artists and reserve seating offers.

    ✓ No annual fee for the first year ($49 thereafter)9

Altitude Black Mastercard

 Earn up to 0.75 Velocity Points per $1 spent on eligible purchases, uncapped3.

 Two complimentary single-entry Virgin Australia domestic lounge passes each year4

✓ Two complimentary Economy X Seat Upgrade vouchers each year (eligible for domestic flights only)1

 ​​​​​​​Complimentary overseas travel insurance, purchase security insurance and extended warranty insurance5

Altitude Platinum Mastercard

 Earn up to 0.50 Points per $1 spent on eligible purchases, uncapped3

✓ Two complimentary Economy X Seat Upgrade vouchers each year (eligible for domestic flights only)1

 ​​​​​​​Complimentary overseas travel insurance, purchase security insurance and extended warranty insurance4

Maximise the Rewards on your card

If you already have an American Express Velocity Points earning Card, here are some great ways you can maximise your rewards.

  • My Benefits

    Enjoy exclusive benefits on the Mastercard such as Economy X Seat Upgrades, Velocity Lounge Passes (only on Altitude Black Mastercard), and more.

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  • Maximise Points

    Take out an American Express® Westpac Altitude Bundle Card to enjoy one of the strongest Velocity Points earn rates, plus American Express benefits.

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  • Double Dip

    Did you know that if you use your eligible Altitude Card with any of the Velocity partners, you’ll earn Points twice? With the partner and with your Card.

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  • More Rewards

    Westpac’s most rewarding card, offering a range of premium services including Priority Service Line, Concierge, exclusive offers and experiences.

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Transferring your Westpac Altitude reward points to Velocity

While some Velocity redemptions are temporarily on pause, Westpac has made the decision to temporarily suspend the ability to transfer new redemption requests of Westpac Altitude points to Velocity. Westpac customers already set up with Velocity Auto-Redemption will continue to have their points redeemed on a monthly basis.


Eligible Cards

If your card is listed, you can transfer your existing Altitude Points to your Velocity account12.

  • Westpac Altitude
  • Westpac Altitude Platinum
  • American Express® Westpac Altitude Platinum Card 
  • Westpac Altitude Platinum Plus
  • Westpac Altitude Black
  • American Express® Westpac Altitude Black Card
  • Westpac Altitude Business
  • Westpac Altitude Business Gold
  • Westpac Altitude Business Platinum