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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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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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Qantas flight attendant fined for helping COVID-infected man cross Queensland border from NSW

The flight attendant also allegedly provided false information that saw 267 Qantas passengers forced into quarantine.

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Qld closes border to NSW, WA reinstates hard border with SA, trans-Tasman bubble suspended, and Victoria calls for “ring of steel” around Sydney

Yes, we got a bit carried away with the headline, but there has been A LOT going in in the last 24 hours that you all should be fully aware of.

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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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South Australia and WA place further travel restrictions on Victoria, as Melbourne’s COVID-19 outbreak grows

by Ali Coulton

Other states are beginning to tighten restrictions on Victorian travellers, as the race to contain Melbourne’s COVID outbreak continues.

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Victoria relaxes travel restrictions for Qld, NT and WA, but slams border shut for all of NSW

Have all the latest border changes got you in a tizz? Immediately un-tizz yourself here with this explainer.

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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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Three NSW travellers arrested for flying a private plane into South Australia

The trio were busted by police at a karaoke bar in Coober Pedy, and we are just dying to know what song was playing during the arrest.

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Virgin adds extra flights in response to Sydney’s COVID outbreak

The airline added a spate of extra flights and reintroduced several services to unrestricted destinations so Aussies booked to travel to NSW can still go on holiday to somewhere else.

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WA, South Australia and New Zealand shut out NSW travellers

Sydney’s COVID situation is starting to get dicey, with some very tight restrictions coming into play both near and far.

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