Earn Velocity Points through betting sites
Fancy a punt on sports or racing? You can now earn Velocity Points through gambling turnover at popular Australian online wagering sites William Hill and CrownBet.
Both programs require you to sign up for their respective ‘Rewards’ programs, and convert their own points balance into Velocity Points. We take a deeper look into each program below.
William Hill Rewards
When you register for a William Hill account you’ll automatically be signed up with a Rewards account, where you’ll earn William Hill Rewards points for every bet you make. There are no joining or ongoing fees as part of the program. This video explains the program.
You earn Rewards Points at varying rates for each bet type. For example, you’ll earn 1 point for every $3 bet on fixed odds racing, and $5 for sport. You’ll earn more points on exotic bets and multiples. Go here for more information.
To redeem your William Hill Rewards Points for Velocity Frequent Flyer Points, you’ll require a Velocity Frequent Flyer membership, which is free to join here. You’ll then need to link your accounts by adding your Velocity Frequent Flyer number to your William Hill Rewards account. Note, the name and date of birth on both your William Hill and Velocity accounts must match.
You can then choose to convert your William Hill Rewards Points to Velocity Points at a rate of 1:1.
Your William Hill Rewards Points expire within two years, so you must use any points within 24 months of earning them.
When you register for CrownBet you’ll may automatically receive a CrownBet Rewards account. If not, simply sign up to CrownBet Rewards by visiting the CrownBet website and clicking on “Rewards” tab. Once you’re all signed up, you’ll earn CrownBet Rewards points for every bet you make. CrownBet Rewards is completely free. Click here for the program’s FAQ’s.
To redeem your CrownBet Rewards Points for Velocity Frequent Flyer Points, you’ll need a Velocity membership and must link your Velocity Frequent Flyer number to your CrownBet Rewards account. Note, the name and date of birth on both your CrownBet Rewards and Velocity accounts must be identical.
You can convert your CrownBet Rewards Points at a rate of 2 CrownBet Points to 1 Velocity Point.