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 new rules, published on Wednesday, state that pilots must take off and land at airport within regional Victoria and they also allows lessons to go-ahead.
The announcement came after the state announced on Friday that it would effectively ban those from the western Sydney City of Fairfield.
The extraordinary developments came after Victoria recorded 191 new cases of coronavirus on Tuesday, the highest since the pandemic began.
New lockdown rules allow only four reasons for the state’s citizens to leave their homes – meaning many ‘non-essential’ business trips will also be discouraged.