Western Australia

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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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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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Destinations

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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WA Premier warns state’s border will remain closed tight if NSW goes “rogue”

Marky Mark McGowan has warned NSW against allowing the current COVID outbreak to get out of control, following alarming comments by the state’s Health Minister.

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Destinations

The otherworldly domestic destination ready to be discovered

by Sponsored by Tourism Western Australia

A trip to Western Australia is sure to delight and surprise even your most discerning clients, and leave them with the feeling of truly getting away for a PROPER holiday.

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Destinations

Tourism WA appoints new chair and board members, as state’s hard border with Queensland returns

While Travel Weekly’s roving reporter is currently grounded in Sydders, that hasn’t stopped them from bringing you all the latest over in the west.

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Destinations

Trans-Tasman travel pause to lift for some states next week

If all goes to plan, Aussies from some states will be allowed to cross the ditch soon, while the rest will remain in the naughty corner.

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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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Destinations

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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Wholesalers

Bunnik Tours releases first-ever WA trip

The family-owned tour company has added WA to its domestic repertoire. We hear Dennis Bunnik has also added a few more hits to his karaoke repertoire.

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Destinations

STUDY: Victoria tops nation with highest return on destination marketing investment

TTF’s Margy Osmond reckons Australian states and territories need to pull their socks up when it comes to tourism expenditure.

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Aviation

Virgin Australia drops cheap flights to WA

One need only observe the courier’s daily visits to Travel Weekly’s office to realise that our editor bloody loves a sale.

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