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Perth emerges from lockdown, but strict interim restrictions remain

Hooray for WA! Marky Mark and his funky bunch have managed to keep COVID at bay.

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Perth and WA’s Peel region to enter three-day lockdown

The WA government has announced a snap three-day lockdown for Perth and the Peel region, following a community case of COVID-19.

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South Australia brings down hard border with Greater Brisbane

by Huntley Mitchell

SA Premier Steven Marshall’s arms are wide open and ready to once again embrace visitors from Greater Brisbane.

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“Easter is good to go”: Greater Brisbane lockdown ends early, but some restrictions remain

Travel Weekly can happily confirm this announcement is not just some twisted April Fool’s Day prank by Premier Palaszczuk.

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Victoria to end snap lockdown tonight, as WA allows quarantine-free travel from NSW

Dan Andrews has delivered the good news Victorians were hoping for, albeit with a few restrictions.

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States and territories react to WA’s shock five-day lockdown

by Huntley Mitchell

Just when Australia’s domestic borders looked as if they would soon be free of restrictions, WA has prompted a widespread tightening.

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Travel Agents

Savvy agent scores loads of cruise bookings during Victoria’s lockdown

Meanwhile, the only thing Travel Weekly’s editor achieved in lockdown was to eat his weight in potato chips while getting through Netflix’s entire catalogue.

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Northern Territory revokes ‘hotspot’ status for Greater Brisbane, with Queensland to end lockdown

Greater Brisbanites with trips booked to the Top End and the Red Centre have had their prayers answered, as the Queensland government gets ready to end its three-day snap lockdown.

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Aussie cruise dancer creates amazing paper bag outfits while quarantined

Similarly, Travel Weekly’s editor has made his own outfits using leftover beer bottles during lockdown. However, they’re nowhere near as good as these, and a lot more clinky.

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Tourism

Here’s when the states and territories will begin travelling again under ScoMo’s three-step plan

Australia’s PM has announced interstate travel could return in the next few months, but international travel is still off the table for the foreseeable future.

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