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Extra But Useful Information About This Airport

This is the capital of the Australian state of queensland and serves as an international airport. It serves as the key hub for virgin Australia, a secondary hub for qantas’ low cost subsidiary jetstar, and a major hub for qantas itself. It has the third highest number of domestic connections in Australia, after sydney and melbourne. It also houses qantas’ airbus A330 and boeing 737 heavy repair facilities.

Departure at BNE:

All departing travelers must undergo a security inspection of their bodies and possessions before travel. The procedure consists of either passenger screening or randomized body scanning.

As you approach the final barrier before takeoff, BNE has two alternatives for passing through passport control. The first is smartgate, a technologically advanced option for qualifying travelers. Simply scan your ePassport and follow the steps for a speedy, contactless transaction. If it is not an option, courteous australian border force officers are ready to inspect your passport manually.
Boarding gate numbers will be made available an hour before departure. You will find your gate, food outlets, and retail options within the terminal.

Terminals, Lounges, and Parking:

The airport is equipped with international and domestic passenger terminals, a cargo terminal, a general aviation terminal, an apron, and two runways.

International Terminal:

The international terminal, built in 1995, features 14 bays with aerobridges, four of which can handle A380s & there are four layover bays with terminal comprises four levels.

  • Level 1 holds the majority of airline offices and luggage handlers.
  • Level 2 is responsible for arrivals.
  • Level 3 includes the departure lounge (airside) and other offices (landside).
  • Level 4 is where departure check-in takes place.

Another interesting fact is, In 2014, BNE’s international terminal underwent a $45 million renovation, designed by local architects and including artwork by Queensland artists.
Airport houses an emirates lounge, the first outside of dubai to have direct access to the A380 aerobridges, as well as lounges for air new zealand, qantas, singapore airlines, aspire, and plaza premium. There is also a five story long term car park and a smaller short term car park near the terminal.

Domestic terminal:

BNE’s domestic terminal is a two story incurved building with three complete satellite arms that extend outside the building to provide additional passenger lounges and gate facilities for airlines. The domestic terminal is divided into three parts: qantas and qantasLink at the northern end, virgin Australia at the southern end, and other carriers such as jetstar in the center. The qantas concourse features nine bays served by aerobridges, one of which is a dual bridge. 

It contains three lounges: the Qantas Club, Business Class, and the Chairman’s Lounge. The former ansett Australia terminal end is now occupied by virgin Australia. The concourse includes 11 parking slots, nine of which are served by aerobridges and two by a dual bridge. It has two lounges: the virgin australia lounge, located in the former golden wing club opposite gate 41, and the beyond lounge. Remote bays are positioned on the north and south sides of the structure (for non-jet aircraft) and in the center.

Tourist Refund Scheme:

Tourist refund scheme (TRS) at BNE can help you recuperate part of the goods and services tax (GST) and Wine equalisation tax (WET) you paid during your shopping trips. If you spend AUD$300 or more (including GST) at a single store within 60 days of your departure and intend to take the products out of the country, proceed to the TRS office, which is located either before or after security in the international terminal. Present your receipts, passport, and boarding permit, and following a fast verification by Australian border force personnel, you’ll be on your way, armed with a tax refund to brighten your journey.