Treasurer Josh Frydenberg has dropped a big clue when international air travel could resume and our state borders will reopen.
Fiji is COVID-free but has been crippled by the lack of tourism – including Aussie holiday-makers. Now a figure underscores the country’s woes.
Gondoliers in Venice have been forced to make some rule changes due to overweight tourists on rides through the city’s famous canals.
Sydneysiders could be totally banned from entering Queensland, with Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk promising “swift action”.
A push has been launched for all commuters to wear masks on Sydney’s public transport as virus cases in the city continue to rise.
Qantas and Jetstar passengers will have to wear masks if flying in and out of Victoria from today, in response to the state’s worsening virus crisis.
We’ve all been eagerly awaiting our return to Bali but there are fears some of our favourite spots could be gone by the time we get back, thanks to the pandemic.
The NSW Government is urging residents to avoid travelling, saying the next few weeks will be vital in lowering community transmission.
More than 200 people who were supposed to be in isolation under Queensland’s quarantine laws have gone missing or been found at another address.
As Victoria struggles to contain a second wave of coronavirus cases, new border rules are now causing havoc for former permit holders.
A NSW man who was fined $4003 after being found hiding in the boot of a car at the Queensland border has been blasted as an “idiot”.
Hear what Queensland police said to a NSW man they found hiding out in a car boot trying to cross the border.
The Queensland premier says she ‘won’t hesitate’ to declare more areas in NSW hot spots as she waits for the latest coronavirus figures.
One of the world’s top museums has returned with an new exhibit that’s either brilliantly timed or a bit much to handle right now.
A restaurant owner in a town at the centre of a new virus scare has posted a powerful video message after seeing residents turn on tourists.
Investigators have started analysing data from the Ukrainian passenger plane unintentionally shot down by Iran, amid suspicions it was “not human error”.
The South Australian government will today consider tougher punishments for those border hoppers crossing into the state illegally.
The NT government has announced the Top End will strengthen borders to more residents of NSW, following another uptick in coronavirus cases.
The NSW and Queensland Premiers are at loggerheads over the placement of the Qld-NSW border checkpoint, which is causing traffic and headaches for border communities.
The war of words between NSW and Queensland is kicking off again with both premiers fighting over where their borders should be.
The Indigenous community living close to Uluru have called to keep flights into the region closed amid concerns tourists will put locals at risk.
Police have arrested three Victorian travellers who allegedly breached COVID orders after crossing the South Australian border.
As more of us start booking flights again, there’s concern about catching COVID during a flight. But experts say that’s not the part to worry about.
A foreign tourist has been arrested at Bali airport where he’d allegedly been living like a “hobo” for a month, unable to catch a flight home.
The Northern Territory border has reopened, but if you plan on visiting from these areas the message from the Government is simple: “cancel your plans”.
With countries around the world finally coming down on the side of mandatory facial coverings, one woman has come up with very unique design.
Despite making “logical sense”, calls to have the Queensland border moved 7km south to follow the Tweed River have reportedly been rejected.
This country’s president is so confident his nation is a safe place to be, he will give a massive payout to visitors if they get COVID-19 while there.
Queensland has erected a massive barricade in one of its border towns after NSW locals were accused of sneakily avoiding coronavirus checks.
Just 24 hours after Queensland reopened its borders, I flew there from Sydney in the midst of an outbreak. It’s clear Australia is a very different place.
Whether you’re travelling in an Uber, on public transport or on a plane, this is the best mask you can have according to today’s new World Health Organisation guidelines.
NSW Health are trying to contact passengers on board a flight to Ballina, after a Victorian on board has tested positive to COVID-19.
New Zealanders want a travel bridge now more than ever – but awkwardly for us, their preferred destination is no longer Australia.
Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has warned border checks and lengthy delays could stick around until at least Christmas.
Tourists are being warned not to expect to be allowed into Hawaii anytime soon, with the island announcing entry will be delayed even further.
An RSL club in NSW has made the “difficult decision” of banning Sydney residents as well as anyone from Victoria from entering the venue.
Lengthy delays - up to two hours - have been reported as police on the border stop every NSW motorist hoping to enter Queensland.
Just 24 hours after South Australia and Queensland announced parts of NSW would be banned from entry, the Northern Territory has followed suit.
As residents heading over the Queensland border are faced with lengthy delays, there are new calls to move the border 7km south into NSW.
If you thought Australia would be the first to launch a travel bubble with New Zealand – think again. A neighbouring island may jump the line.
South Australia will no longer open its border with New South Wales on July 20, after an outbreak at a pub in Casula, Sydney.
As Queensland announces it will close its borders to two Sydney suburbs, South Australia has also scrapped its opening with NSW.
Queensland will close its borders to 77 Sydney suburbs from noon on Tuesday as NSW fights to prevent another outbreak of coronavirus.
A flight in the US has been forced to turn around, after a passenger became “aggressive” and threatened to kill everyone on board.
The Sydney hotels where travellers returning from overseas were quarantined have been slammed for a series of breaches and inconsistencies.
In a further sign international travel is off the cards for some time, Qantas has cancelled flight bookings, except to NZ, until March 2021
A popular chef has taken to social media to shame 27 “selfish” diners who booked at his restaurant, but failed to turn up to their reservation.
As fears over a Sydney pub outbreak grow, experts says there’s a big concern that could spark an outbreak in New South Wales.
A ridiculous attempt by six Victorians to cross the Queensland border in a bus has cost them big time after cops foiled their plan.
Despite the US recording over 70,000 new coronavirus cases, Disney World has pushed on and opened numerous parks around Florida.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison says a travel bubble across the ditch may still be a while off – but he’s now pointed at a corridor on the horizon.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison says Australians who have failed to return to home soil will have a much harder time doing so now.
As at least 250,000 are set to storm Queensland, as Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk rolls out the welcome mat to almost everyone.
In the second coronavirus security bungle this week, a woman has escaped hotel quarantine in Sydney and attempted to board an international flight.
As Victoria’s cases continue to climb, Australia’s states and territories have altered the rules for their borders. Here’s what that means.
Travellers all-expenses-paid hotel quarantine is set to become a thing of the past, with the NSW Premier the latest to announce she’ll start charging.
NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian says she is looking to charge overseas travellers for hotel quarantine, saying they’ve had plenty of time to return.
Jetstar has addressed the major health breach that saw passengers arrive in Sydney from Melbourne without a health screening.
All Victorians will be banned from entering Queensland from midday tomorrow, and unable to quarantine in the state.
Premier Daniel Andrews says Victoria has “got a lot to deal with” right now, writing to the Prime Minister to “give some warning” about what’s to come.
NSW Health has blasted airline staff for breaching protocols that saw passengers disembark a flight from Melbourne to Sydney without screening.
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has warned there’s a strong chance the Government will cap international flights.
A man has been arrested attempting to cross the NSW-Victoria border after Premier Gladys Berejiklian threatened lockdown measures on communities.
As Victoria becomes locked away from the rest of the country, Sydney Airport has turned into an arrival terminal like we’ve never seen.
Victoria will impose a hard internal border separating metropolitan areas from regional parts of the state in a drastic attempt to stop the virus spread.
More than 700 travellers from Victoria have been refused entry into Queensland and dozens of others have been put into quarantine due to strict border controls.
As the NSW-Victorian border closure looms, holiday-makers from the Garden State are confused as to whether they need to return home.
Another Australian state has announced it will be locking down borders to Victorians amid another surge in COVID-19 cases.
Residents living in towns on the NSW-Victoria border will be in a “bubble” and given “simple exemptions” to travel freely between states.
Melbourne’s once bustling airport now resembles a ghost town, as airlines slash flights in and out of the city as a possible statewide lockdown looms.
Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk was criticised for her hard border stance, but now she’s having the last laugh.
When the NSW-Victoria state line shuts tonight, it will strike at the heart of one of the world’s busiest, and richest, flight paths. And it’s going to hurt.
Southerners planning on travelling to Queensland this Friday should expect lengthy delays or arrive on a different day.
The US state of Florida let spring break beach parties go ahead. Now, it is facing a COVID-19 surge after people partied through 4th July.
With just hours to go until the NSW government essentially cuts off access to Victoria, locals are desperately trying to get a permit.
From midnight on Tuesday, only those with a permit will be able to cross the border between Victoria and NSW. Are you eligible?
Hundreds of police officers are on their way to the NSW-Victoria border where Victorians will be stopped from crossing at midnight tonight.
After calling for state borders to be opened for months, Scott Morrison has backflipped, supporting NSW’s closure – and other states are mad.
The border has closed between NSW and Victoria for the first time in a century. This is what travellers need to know.
Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has praised the NSW government over their decision to close the border with Victoria following a surge in cases.
NSW Health Minister Brad Hazzard has issued a warning to anyone planning to hop the Victorian border before it closes tomorrow night.
NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian will close the state’s border with Victoria tomorrow night, but not everyone is happy with the news.
Jacinda Ardern has warned the trans-Tasman travel bubble idea has been thrown into serious doubt due to Victoria’s coronavirus resurgence.
Police were called to scenes at Auckland airport after travellers were kicked off a flight to Brisbane and told they had to pay for hotel quarantine.
A traveller has spoken out from inside one of Melbourne’s quarantine hotels, revealing the situation has now become even worse.
Thousands of cruise ship workers, including some Australians, are still trapped on ships unable to dock because of COVID-19 restrictions.
If you thought masks on a plane and some disinfectant wipes were as bad as flying will get post-pandemic, think again.
Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk says police are hunting for Victorians being smuggled over the Queensland border in trucks.
Disneyland is back with new measures to keep guests COVID-safe, but one rule for people on rides has left everyone a little baffled.
Leaking engine fumes in the cabin might explain why a Sydney Seaplane flew dramatically off-course before crashing, killing everyone on board.
NZ Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says her ‘heart goes out to Victoria’, saying the spike in cases shows the difficulty in launching a trans-Tasman bubble.
Time is ticking for Queensland residents to return home from Melbourne, or face spending 14 days in self-paid hotel quarantine.
A woman has been blasted by officials after she was discovered catching a train from Melbourne to Sydney despite showing symptoms.
As Victoria records the state’s 15th consecutive day of double digit coronavirus cases, a single decision could soon cost Queensland residents thousands.
Victorians from coronavirus hot spot suburbs will face fines of up to $11,000 or possible jail time if they enter NSW from midnight tonight.
Queensland is set to reopen its borders to all except visitors from Victoria, and if they try to sneak in they’ll be in for an expensive trip.
Scott Morrison has dismissed comments from the Queensland Premier that he’s “singled out” the state over border restrictions.
A stuff-up that is being compared to an episode of Fawlty Towers is behind flights to be redirected out of Victoria and led to mass outbreaks.
Flights to Victoria will be diverted for two weeks after officials confirmed an “infection control breach” contributed to the state’s current virus spike.