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WAM MEMBER BENEFIT: Qantas Australia

13 Apr


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Qantas is proud to support the Australian Music industry by offering a Musicians Additional Baggage Allowance of three pieces at 23kg per piece free to assist artists when travelling with musical instruments and touring equipment. This offer will allow eligible musicians (eg AMIN and thus WAM Members) to tour more easily and cost-effectively on all Qantas and QantasLink domestic services.

How to book
Musicians, travelling on Qantas Domestic flights individually or in groups of 9 or less with musical instruments or other touring equipment, and who are registered  WAM Members should request the Musicians Additional Baggage Allowance via email to: [email protected] at least two days prior to departure. The email should include the booking reference, musical association, WAM membership number and the type of musical instrument or equipment.

For bookings of 10 or more customers, agents should contact Qantas Group Sales on 132 624.

A confirmation email will be sent once the request has been approved and booking updated. If additional assistance is required, please contact 02 9304 7974.

Qantas understands that privacy is important to its customers.  Customers travelling with Qantas or contacting Qantas in order to claim their additional baggage allowance will have their personal information handled in accordance with Qantas’ Privacy Statement, available at

Government of Western Australia Department of Culture and The Arts Australian Government

WAM is supported by the State Government through the Department of Culture and the Arts, and is assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body.