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Experts warn of yet another Sydney lockdown extension, as Tasmania reopens to Victoria and SA

We’ve coupled the good with the bad in this domestic travel update, but we won’t judge if you only choose to read the positive stuff.

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“The product of travel has lost its value”: AFTA chair pens letter to ScoMo

Tom Wanwaring has his handwriting down pat after penning a letter to the PM. Travel Weekly understands he opted for a felt tip and even sealed it with a custom wax stamp.

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NSW government extends Greater Sydney lockdown

Travel Weekly’s editor is starting to look more and more like Bill Murray’s character in Groundhog Day, as Greater Sydney’s lockdown is extended once again.

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Victoria and South Australia to exit lockdown as planned, but restrictions to remain

Victorians and South Australians are all no doubt busy booking tables and ironing their ‘outside clothes’ in preparation for tomorrow.

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New modelling suggests Greater Sydney lockdown could remain until September

It appears the people of Greater Sydney might be bunkering down for a while yet to curb the current COVID-19 outbreak.

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NZ joins states and territories in scramble to shut borders following Victoria’s snap lockdown

Aside from the chaos and cancelled travel plans, we’re quite looking forward to the return of Dan Andrews’ North Face puffer jacket at the daily pressers.

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Here we go again: Victoria to enter five-day lockdown from midnight

Yep, it’s happening again. Dan Andrews has delivered the bad news that Victorians are now all used to receiving.

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Greater Sydney lockdown extended by two weeks, as South Australia relaxes border restrictions with Queensland

Looks like two more weeks of Ugg boots and trackie dacks for the Travel Weekly team following this latest update from the NSW Premier.

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Travel Agents

“We need more support, and we need it now”: AFTA’s urgent warning to Austrade

Still waiting for Austrade to process your application for support? Well, here’s AFTA’s attempt at moving the needle.

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“We are entering a critical period”: Berejiklian extends Greater Sydney lockdown

by Ali Coulton

Stay-at-home orders for Greater Sydneysiders will be extended by one week, putting all post-school holiday jaunts on hold for the region.

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WA and Queensland announce lockdowns, as the NT extends its own by 72 hours

by Huntley Mitchell

There’s been another round of tough travel restrictions dealt out across Australia. Get up to speed on what’s changed here.

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Victoria extends lockdown for another week, but offers reprieve for regional residents

The lockdown hell continues for Melburnians, which means another busy week ahead for delivery drivers and TV remotes.

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