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What are Red Energy Qantas Points?

Red Energy Qantas points

Red Energy offers unique incentives when you sign up for one of their many energy plans, including bonus Qantas Points. Whether you’re already a Qantas Frequent Flyer member looking to earn additional points, or want to sign up and start earning today (with free membership through Red Energy) here you can find all the ways to earn more Qantas Points simply by using the gas and electricity in your house, as well as how to spend the points you earn on travel, accommodation, shopping, and more.


What are Red Energy Qantas Points?

  • Red Energy Qantas Points: At a Glance
  • Free Qantas Membership through Red Energy
  • Up to 15,000 Bonus Qantas Points when you sign up for an eligible plan
  • 2 Qantas Points for every $1 on your Red Energy bill

Red Energy has partnered up with Qantas airlines to offer Qantas Points to Red Energy customers on certain eligible plans.

The airline offers Qantas Frequent Flyer Points, giving frequent flyers discounts on things like flight upgrades, savings on hotels, discounts for shopping with the Qantas Rewards Store, etc.

With Red Energy, you can get extra Qantas miles simply by using your electricity and gas as usual.

How to Earn Qantas Points with Red Energy

Qantas Red Saver is the partnership energy plan between Red Energy and Qantas, which gives customers bonus Qantas Points during sign up, and throughout the course of their energy plan benefit period.

Electricity and Gas

When you sign up to Qantas Red Saver through Red Energy, you will get:

  • 10,000 Qantas Points when you sign up for Qantas Red Saver electricity
  • 5,000 Qantas Points when you sign up for Qantas Red Saver gas
  • 2 Qantas Points for every $1 on your gas and electricity bill when you pay on time

In addition to bonus Qantas Points, Qantas Red Saver also comes with no lock-in contract and $0 exit fees, and customers get free standard connections/disconnections when they move and stay with Red Energy.

Below, you can find more details about Red Energy rates for the Qantas Red Saver plan by state.

Qantas Red Saver NSW

Here you can find a summary of Red Energy electricity and gas rates for the Qantas Red Saver Plan in New South Wales.

Qantas Red Saver rates in New South Wales are based on the energy distributor for Sydney, NSW. The estimated annual cost is based on an average usage of 3,900kWh/year and 17,739MJ/year for electricity and gas respectively.

Qantas Red Saver Rates NSW
  Qantas Red Saver
Electricity Rates
Qantas Red Saver
Gas Rates
Discount Off the Reference Price 16% discount N / A
Daily Supply Charge 81.378c / day 65.99c / day
Usage Rates 22.308c to 21.978c / kWh 2.07c to 3.29c / MJ
Estimated Annual Cost $1,167 / year $750 / year

*Figures are for illustrative purposes only and don’t compare all products, providers, plan features, offers, or rates. Products are compared like-for-like and any distinctions between products are clearly marked. Not all offers may be available in all locations or distribution networks. Rates based on theenergy distributors for Sydney, NSW. Calculations are based on the reference price. Any offers or estimated costs compared are for example purposes only and may change based on your individual circumstances or habits. Offers and availability are subject to change. Read more about Basic Plan Information here. Valid February 2022.

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Qantas Red Saver ACT

Here you can find a summary of Red Energy electricity and gas rates for the Qantas Red Saver Plan in the ACT.

Qantas Red Saver rates in the ACT are based on the energy distributor for Canberra, ACT. The estimated annual cost is based on an average usage of 6,100kWh/year and 36,865MJ/year for electricity and gas respectively.

Qantas Red Saver Rates ACT
  Qantas Red Saver
Electricity Rates
Qantas Red Saver
Gas Rates
Discount Off the Reference Price 21% discount N / A
Daily Supply Charge 85.657c / day 61.59c / day
Usage Rates 21.835 c/ kWh 2.18c to 3.18c / MJ
Estimated Annual Cost $1,645 / year $1,270 / year

*Figures are for illustrative purposes only and don’t compare all products, providers, plan features, offers, or rates. Products are compared like-for-like and any distinctions between products are clearly marked. Not all offers may be available in all locations or distribution networks. Rates based on theenergy distributors for Canberra, ACT. Calculations are based on the reference price. Any offers or estimated costs compared are for example purposes only and may change based on your individual circumstances or habits. Offers and availability are subject to change. Read more about Basic Plan Information here. Valid February 2022.

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Qantas Red Saver Vic

Here you can find a summary of Red Energy electricity and gas rates for the Qantas Red Saver Plan in Victoria.

Qantas Red Saver rates in Victoria are based on the energy distributor for Melbourne, Vic. The estimated annual cost is based on an average usage of 4,000kWh/year and 54,750MJ/year for electricity and gas respectively.

Qantas Red Saver Rates Vic
  Qantas Red Saver
Electricity Rates
Qantas Red Saver
Gas Rates
Discount Off the Reference Price 1% discount N / A
Daily Supply Charge 118.283c / day 79.2c / day
Usage Rates 21.285c / kWh 1.63c to 2.47c / MJ
Estimated Annual Cost $1,283 / year $1,480 / year

*Figures are for illustrative purposes only and don’t compare all products, providers, plan features, offers, or rates. Products are compared like-for-like and any distinctions between products are clearly marked. Not all offers may be available in all locations or distribution networks. Rates based on theenergy distributors for Melbourne, Qld. Calculations are based on the Victorian Default Offer. Any offers or estimated costs compared are for example purposes only and may change based on your individual circumstances or habits. Offers and availability are subject to change. Read more about Basic Plan Information here. Valid February 2022.

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Qantas Red Saver Qld

Here you can find a summary of Red Energy electricity and gas rates for the Qantas Red Saver Plan in Queensland.

Qantas Red Saver rates in Queensland are based on the energy distributor for Brisbane, Qld. The estimated annual cost is based on an average usage of 4,600kWh/year and 6,679.5MJ/year for electricity and gas respectively.

Qantas Red Saver Rates Qld
  Qantas Red Saver
Electricity Rates
Qantas Red Saver
Gas Rates
Discount Off the Reference Price 10% discount N / A
Daily Supply Charge 93.5c / day 82.5c / day
Usage Rates 20.878c / kWh 2.5c to 5.69c / MJ
Estimated Annual Cost $1,302 / year $620 / year

*Figures are for illustrative purposes only and don’t compare all products, providers, plan features, offers, or rates. Products are compared like-for-like and any distinctions between products are clearly marked. Not all offers may be available in all locations or distribution networks. Rates based on theenergy distributors for Brisbane, Qld. Calculations are based on the reference price. Any offers or estimated costs compared are for example purposes only and may change based on your individual circumstances or habits. Offers and availability are subject to change. Read more about Basic Plan Information here. Valid February 2022.

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Qantas Red Saver SA

Here you can find a summary of Red Energy electricity and gas rates for the Qantas Red Saver Plan in South Australia.

Qantas Red Saver rates in South Australia are based on the energy distributor for Adelaide, SA. The estimated annual cost is based on an average usage of 4,000kWh/year and 16,352MJ/year for electricity and gas respectively.

Qantas Red Saver Rates SA
  Qantas Red Saver
Electricity Rates
Qantas Red Saver
Gas Rates
Discount Off the Reference Price 1% discount N / A
Daily Supply Charge 90.2c / day 74.8c / day
Usage Rates 34.21c / kWh 1.98c to 4.07c / MJ
Estimated Annual Cost $1,698 / year $890 / year

*Figures are for illustrative purposes only and don’t compare all products, providers, plan features, offers, or rates. Products are compared like-for-like and any distinctions between products are clearly marked. Not all offers may be available in all locations or distribution networks. Rates based on theenergy distributors for Adelaide, SA. Calculations are based on the reference price. Any offers or estimated costs compared are for example purposes only and may change based on your individual circumstances or habits. Offers and availability are subject to change. Read more about Basic Plan Information here. Valid February 2022.

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How Many Red Energy Qantas Points Can I Earn?

As stated above, when you sign up for Qantas Red Saver with Red Energy you can earn bonus and ongoing Qantas Points.

Sign up for Qantas Red Saver to get:

Below, you will find the estimated annual Qantas Points you can earn as a Red Energy customer by state. Annual Qantas Points are calculated based on the reference price for each state capital and average annual gas and electricity usage under the assumption all energy bills have been paid on time. Annual Qantas points include bonus sign-up points for both electricity and gas. Your actual total annual Red Energy Qantas Points will vary depending on your personal circumstances.

Estimated Annual Qantas Red Energy Points
State Annual Red Energy Qantas Points
New South Wales 18,834 Qantas Points
ACT 20,830 Qantas Points
Victoria 20,526 Qantas Points
Queensland 18,844 Qantas Points
South Australia 20,176 Qantas Points

If you’re a new Qantas Frequent Flyer member this might not mean a lot without a reference. Luckily, the Qantas Points Calculator can estimate the amount of Qantas Points you need for both domestic and international flights.

Below, you can find a summary of how many Qantas Points you need to take flights to select locations domestically and overseas.

How many Qantas Points Do I Need to Fly Domestic?
Destination Qantas Points required
Melbourne 16,000 points
Perth 36,000 points
Brisbane 16,000 points
Adelaide 24,000 points
Hobart 24,000 points
Darwin 36,000 points
How many Qantas Points Do I Need to Fly Internationally?
Destination Qantas Points required
Hong Kong 60,400 points
Paris 132,400 points
London 132,400 points
New York 110,400 points
Miami 110,400 points
Los Angeles 83,800 points
Mexico City 132,400 points

How Else Can I Earn Qantas Points?

Outside of Red Energy, there are many different ways you could earn Qantas Frequent Flyer points, simply by living your life, you could even earn double points if you use a linked Qantas credit card on a Qantas partnership purchase.

Other ways to earn Qantas Points include:

 Use a credit card that earns you Qantas Points which could earn you additional points for signing up, as well as Qantas points for every dollar spent

 Shop with a Qantas partner via Qantas Shopping, such as: Adidas, Apple, ASOS, eBay, Kogan, Lululemon, Microsoft, and more. If you pay with your Qantas-partnered credit card you could earn double points

 Travel with a Qantas airline partner or oneworld alliance member (such as British Airways, Emirates, or Fiji Airways) to earn Qantas points for your next trip. You can even claim Qantas Points on flights you’ve already taken

 Stay at a Qantas Hotel and consider consolidating your hotel chain points into Qantas points

 If you’re taking out a loan for a house or car, you could earn Qantas Points by choosing a Qantas home and car loan partner

 Rent a car or moving van and earn up to four Qantas Points for every $1 value on eligible time and kilometre charges on Australian car hires

 Purchase wine, snacks, and champagne from Qantas Wine to earn 1 point for every $1 or sign up for Qantas Wine Premium membership for $99 annual fee, and earn 3 points per $1 spent

 Book your restaurant reservations with Qantas to earn 100 points per diner in Australia or globally in the UK, Austria, Germany, Finland, Hong Kong, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Switzerland, Singapore and Turkey through Quandoo.

What Can I Use My Qantas Points On?

Savings

Qantas Points aren’t just for flying, you can use them for a number of different goods and services to save on your overall bill or get special perks. You can opt just use your points for your goods or services, or choose to use Points Plus Pay if you don’t have quite enough points to cover your purchase.

You can spend your Qantas Points on:

 Qantas Flights: Not just classic flight rewards, where you can pay for part or all of your domestic or international flights with Qantas Frequent Flyer points, but also upgrade your flights from economy to premium, business or first class or bid for an upgrade to a better cabin.

 Qantas Hotels & Accommodation: Use your Qantas points on Qantas Hotels, APT, Avid, Budget, or Luxury Escapes

 Qantas Shopping: Spend your Qantas Points on big brands such as Apple, Bose, Dyson, FitBit, Garmin, KitchenAid, Samsung, SK-II, Swarovski, Sony, and more

 Qantas Wine & Food: Get luxury wine, champagne, and snacks through Qantas Wine with your Qantas Points

 Insurance: Use your Qantas Points on Qantas Travel Insurance or settle your premium with Qantas Health Insurance

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Is Qantas Red Saver Worth It?

If you’re a frequent flyer or traveller and like to rack up those miles, the Qantas Red Saver plan might be an enticing offer. If you’re already a Qantas Member you can earn a sizeable amount of bonus points when you sign up for Qantas Red Saver, and if you’re not yet a member, the $99 one-off membership fee is waived with Red Energy.

However, it’s always important to compare energy providers and rates when switching energy plans, as there’s a lot more to consider than just membership points. Compare Red Energy rates, and read reviews,, to find out if Red Energy is right for you. 

Red Energy Qantas Points FAQ

How Do I Sign Up For a Qantas Membership?

The easiest way to sign up for Qantas Frequent Flyer membership is to use Red Energy’s Qantas Points link.

A Qantas Frequent Flyer membership fee is usually $99 but when you sign up through Red Energy, the fee is waived. Once you sign up for Qantas Frequent Flyer points, you can call Red Energy at 13 18 06 to link your Red Energy and Qantas Points accounts.

How do I Get Qantas Frequent Flyer for Free?

Red Energy customers can sign up for a Qantas Frequent Flyer membership for free when they sign up for Qantas Red Saver. Qantas memberships typically cost a one-off fee of $99.

How Can I Connect my Red Energy Account and Qantas Account?

You can connect your Qantas account with your Red Energy account by contacting Red Energy customer service. You can get in touch with Red Energy by calling 13 18 06 to start earning Qantas Points straight away.

Qantas Frequent Flyer membership is usually $99 to join, but with Red Energy, you can get a free Qantas Frequent Flyer membership.

What’s The Difference Between Red Energy Qantas and Red Energy Rewards?

Red Energy offers both Qantas Points through thief partnership with Qantas, as well as their own Red Energy Rewards program.

Each program requires that you sign up for a specific Red Energy plan, so you cannot earn both Red Energy Rewards and Red Energy Qantas Points at the same time. Below, you can find a quick summary of the difference between Qantas and Red Energy Rewards or visit our Red Energy Rewards guide for more information.

Red Energy Rewards vs Red Energy Qantas
Red Energy Rewards Red Energy Qantas
  • Only available in NSW & Vic
  • Focus on goods and services
  • No-cost sign up to Red Energy Rewards with eligible plan
  • Available in NSW, ACT, Vic, Qld, SA
  • Focus on travel and airfare
  • Free Qantas Membership with Qantas Red Saver plan

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