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Podcast: Why it’s time to end snap state border closures

written by Robyn Tongol | June 22, 2021

Sydney Airport shot from the air by Victor Pody
Sydney Airport shot from the air by Victor Pody

Last week, Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk advised citizens not to travel to NSW – but stopped short of shutting her borders.

It meant many businesses were in limbo, denied insurance payments but also unable to travel or put on events.

In this week’s episode, Phil and Adam discuss where Australia’s state border chaos goes. Should there be a national plan, and has the country surrendered its advantage with its slow vaccine rollout?

Finally, the pair talk about the ongoing capacity wars: does Virgin have a chance of knocking Qantas off its pedestal as airlines scramble to reclaim lost market share?

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