CBT news, Travel tips

Did you know that CBT is part of the CT Partners Buying Group?

CT Partners Buying Group is the largest and most influential independent travel buying network in Australia and collectively oversees the requirements of more than 1.4 million travellers each year. CT Partners size, positioning, strong supplier relationships and networks teamed with its purchasing power in the travel sector allows CBT to have access to some of […]

Industry news, Airline news

Qantas announce new Brisbane to Tokyo flights

From 1 December, Qantas will be resuming non-stop flights from Brisbane to Tokyo (Haneda) following the reopening of the Japan border earlier this month. Qantas will operate this direct route three times a week on its Airbus A330 aircraft, offering business class suites and economy seats. This is exciting news for travellers, as Haneda Airport […]


Japan to reopen its international border in October

From October 11, Japan will welcome back international travellers with travel to resume as it was before the pandemic, meaning vaccinated travellers will no longer be required to produce a negative COVID-19 test prior to entering the country. Japan is well known for its appeal to holidaymakers alike, but increasingly it’s becoming a popular destination […]

Airline news

Explore the future with Emirates!

Emirates is currently offering Australian passengers who book a flight to Dubai between 22 September and 8 December a free ticket to one of Dubai’s most iconic landmarks, the Museum of the Future. To receive this complimentary ticket, use the code “MFUTURE” at the time of booking. This promotion is applicable for all flights booked […]

Airline news

Virgin Australia launches fast track security screening

With a recent increase in wait times at Brisbane and Melbourne’s security lines, Virgin Australia will now be implementing fast track facilities. This premium security experience is on offer for Velocity Frequent Flyer Platinum, Gold and Beyond members. These travellers will have access to this new Premium Entry between 5.00am and 10.00am on weekdays; allowing […]

Airline news

Experience Premium Economy with Emirates

Emirates has unveiled its new Premium Economy cabin on its latest A380 aircraft for select services between Dubai, Pairs, London, Sydney and New York commencing 1 December 2022, and services from Auckland from January 2023. This will be included from Melbourne and San Francisco from February 2023, Singapore and Christchurch commencing from March 2023.. Travellers […]

Airline news

Non-stop flight to New York!

From 17 September 2022, Air New Zealand will commence direct flights from Auckland to New York. This 17-hour flight will become one of the world’s longest scheduled passenger flights.  This flight path will be on offer every Monday, Thursday and Saturday. This non-stop flight allows more choice for travellers, ensures passengers arrive more refreshed, and […]

Airline news

New Flights Announced by Qatar Airways

From 1 March 2022, Qatar Airways will be adding more permanent flights departing from Brisbane, including daily flights to Perth. Brisbane will see their Boeing 777-300ER fitted with the acclaimed business class suites departing everyday to destinations within Europe, the UK, Africa and India. Qatar Airways are excited to connect more people to overseas locations […]