Flight bookings are up due to global jet-setter

February 9, 2024 9:15 am in by

There’s been an increase in bookings from Mildura to Melbourne, with Taylor Swift thought to be behind the lift.

Low cost carrier BONZA says most local flights have been booked out over the next few weeks.

The American pop star is playing in Melbourne next weekend.

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The 14-time Grammy winning singer-songwriter is performing three shows in Melbourne on 16, 17 and 18 February with the low-cost airline revealing the top regional locations where eager Tay Tay fans have driven a lift in bookings, with most flights from Sunshine Coast, Bundaberg, Toowoomba, Port Macquarie, Mildura and Rockhampton to Melbourne (Tullamarine) fully booked as well as flights from Sunshine Coast and Gold Coast to Melbourne (Avalon) at capacity too according to Tim Jordan, Bonza CEO.

Taylor Swift has received recent backlash online after details of her private jet usage were revealed on social media, including a 13 minute flight that would have only been a 30 minute drive by car.