IT’S 100,000 MEMBERSHIP REWARDS BONUS POINTS1

The AMA American Express® Platinum Card

Apply and spend $3,000 on the Card within the first 3 months. New Card Members only.1



 

 

Just a few highlights include:

 

 

Receive a

$450

Travel Credit each year2

Receive a $450 Travel Credit each year2

 

Access to

1,200+

Airport Lounges in more than 130 countries3

Access to 1,200+ Airport Lounges in more than 130 countries3

 

Transfer points to

10x

leading Airline Rewards Partner Programs4

Transfer points to 10x leading Airline Rewards Partner Programs4


 

Over

$700

of included average value with each FINE HOTELS & RESORTS stay5

Over $700 of included average value with each FINE HOTELS & RESORTS stay5

 

Complimentary

Accor Plus membership6

valued at $395 p.a.

Complimentary Accor Plus membership6 valued at $395 p.a.

 

Complimentary

Travel Insurance7

for Domestic and International Travel

Complimentary Travel Insurance7 for Domestic and International Travel

All for a reduced annual fee of $1,200 (usually $1,450 p.a.). Annual income of $100,000 or more required.

100,000 Bonus Points for new Card Members

 

Imagine the places you could explore with 100,000 Membership Rewards points1. To receive your Bonus Points, simply apply and once approved, spend $3,000 on your new Card in the first three months of Card Membership. This offer is only available to new Card Members.

 

$450 Travel Credit2

 

Turn dream holidays into reality more often. Redeem your Travel Credit for flights, hotels, car hire or experiences for yourself or anyone you choose – each year when you book online at American Express Travel or by calling Platinum Travel Service8.



 

Access over 1,200 Airport Lounges

 

Access to more than 1,200 Airport Lounges3 across 130 countries and counting. The American Express Global Lounge Collection includes:

The Centurion® Lounge, The International American Express Lounge, Priority PassTM Lounges, Plaza Premium Lounges, Delta Sky Club® Lounges when flying Delta. You can also access to Virgin Australia domestic Lounges when flying Virgin Australia.

Our expanding portfolio will also include new Centurion Lounges at Denver, John F. Kennedy and Los Angeles International Airports in the near future, with more locations to be announced soon.

 

Savings on First and Business Class Fares

 

Our International Airline Program4 offers great savings on First and Business Class fares with some of the world’s leading airlines. You can save up to 20% compared to standard fares found outside of Platinum Travel Service8.


FINE HOTELS & RESORTS privileges

 

Receive complimentary benefits that offer an average value of more than $700 at over 1,000 iconic 5-star properties worldwide when you book with FINE HOTELS & RESORTS5. Complimentary benefits include guaranteed 4pm late check-out, room upgrades (subject to availability), daily breakfast, or a special amenity at each property, such as US$100 food and beverage credit or massage for two.

 

Hotel Elite Status9

 

You’ll be fast-tracked to the higher tiers of leading hotel loyalty programs around the world, without having to fulfil the usual qualifying criteria, such as numerous night stays each year.9 Hotel Elite Status partners include:

  • Hilton Honors Gold Status
  • Shangri-La Golden Circle Jade Status
  • Starwood Preferred Guest Gold Elite Status
  • Radisson RewardsTM Gold Status

Complimentary Accor Plus membership6

 

You’ll receive complimentary Accor Plus membership6 valued at $395 per year, granting you a complimentary ‘Stay Plus’ night in participating AccorHotels properties each year and a range of other benefits.

Complimentary Travel Insurance7

 

Receive access to complimentary domestic and international travel insurance when you book and pay for your trip with your Platinum Card, or by redemption of your Membership Rewards points or even your frequent flyer points. This benefit will also extend to your partner, dependent children up to the age of 24 and up to four Additional Platinum Card Members10

 

Earn Rewards11

 

Until 14 April 2019:

3 POINTS
per $1 spent at restaurants in Australia.
2 POINTS
per $1 spent on airlines, accommodation and spend in foreign currency.
1 POINT
per $1 spent on everything else, except for those below that earn 0.5 points.
0.5 POINTS
per $1 spent on utilities, telecommunications companies, non-American Express provided insurance and government bodies.

From 15 April 2019:

Earn 2.25 points per $1 spent on all purchases, except government bodies where you will earn 1 point per $1 spent.

 

Until 14 April 2019 the earn rate threshold is 300,000 points per year at which point the earn rate reverts to 1 point or 0.5 points per $1 spent thereafter. From 15 April 2019, the earn rate threshold will no longer apply.

 

Point redemption rates will change as of 15 April 2019. Please click here for further details

Transfer points or use them for rewards

 

Transfer points to 10 leading Airline Rewards Partner Programs including Qantas Frequent Flyer and Velocity Frequent Flyer12, or two hotel programs, Hilton Honors and Starwood Preferred Guest8. You can also use points to pay statement charges13, shop online at David Jones14 or purchase Gift Cards15.

Platinum Concierge

 

Platinum Concierge can arrange incredible travel and dining experiences for you. Our team can recommend amazing restaurants – across the street or across the ocean – or help you plan an unforgettable round-the-world trip.

Additional Cards

 

You can apply up to 4 Additional Platinum Cards10 at no extra fee. Your Additional Card Members can enjoy many of the same benefits you do – and now they can access complimentary travel insurance7. Plus, any Membership Rewards points are credited to your Account.

Pay on the go with a mobile wallet

 

Mobile wallets offers a fast, safe and convenient way to pay on your mobile with your Card. American Express
offers all three mobile wallets in Australia. Learn more about each mobile wallet via the links below.