All changes will come into effect from 27-October-2013
The biggest announcement is the introduction of twice weekly Perth-Auckland flights for the December - January period.
The new Auckland-Perth service will operate during the holiday season with a twice-weekly A330 service from early December this year through to 1 February 2014.As stated these flights will operate with an international configured Airbus A330 which gives Business travelers the option of lie flat seats which will be useful on the overnight PER-AKL leg.
This service will operate as QF111 PER-AKL 20:30-07:50* and QF112 AKL-PER 11:40-14:05
The announcement will also see a lot of the existing QF4* codes replaces by new QF13*/14*/15* codes.
Christchurch currently sees QF45/46 operare SYD-CHC-SYD during the day, this will be changed to operate as QF139 SYD-CHC in the evening with a 23:55 arrival and the return will now operate as QF138 CHC-SYD with an 07:30 departure, opening up connecting international flights out of SYD.
The only QF service not to see a timetable change is QF38 MEL-WLG which will become QF172 all other services see a timetable change of around 30 minutes
A full list of the flight number changes is
Read more from the official Qantas Press Release HERE and the NZ Heralds article on the new Perth service HERE