Here, Australian Aviation explains where you can and can’t fly interstate to in Australia, after a recent batch of border hardenings.
The state’s Health Minister, Brad Hazzard, said a “fairness issues” drove the government’s decision to U-turn for a short period.
The restrictions mean those who enter from ‘hotspot’ areas have to stay in supervised isolation at the Howard Springs quarantine facility and are charged $2,500.
Here’s where the Australian states currently stand on border closures after Victorian coronavirus cases spiked in the last week.
Scott Morrison said interstate movement restrictions harm the economy, jobs and were never agreed by the National Cabinet at the start of the month.
The extraordinary developments came after Victoria recorded 191 new cases of coronavirus on Tuesday, the highest since the pandemic began.