Qantas at the launch of Northern winter 2016/17 season plans to expand Trans-Tasman operations to Christchurch, where the airline plans to boosts Brisbane – Christchurch flight. Melbourne – Christchurch will also be re-introduced by December 2016. Planned schedule, subject to government approval, as follow.
eff 30OCT16 Brisbane – Christchurch Increase from 3-4 weekly to daily
QF135 BNE0805 – 1440CHC 73H D
QF134 CHC0615 – 0705BNE 73H D
eff 04DEC16 Melbourne – Christchurch Service resumption since last flight in October 2005, 1 daily
QF133 MEL2345 – 0505+1CHC 73H D
QF132 CHC2005 – 2200MEL 73H D