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Border restrictions

Queensland to remove all border controls

Queensland will drop all border controls from 1am Saturday after recording six COVID-19 deaths and 14,914 new virus cases.

Western Australia borders to begin easing on 5 February

Western Australia will begin to ease its hard borders on 5 February, finally reconnecting the state to the rest of nation.

Victoria border exemption system ‘inhumane’

An investigation into Victoria's border exemption scheme has found just eight per cent of applications were approved and many never made it to a decision-maker.

Push for easier travel as states reopen

As more states and territories move to relax border rules, the federal tourism minister wants to simplify domestic travel for Australians.

Travel between NSW and Victoria resumes for the vaccinated

Travel between Australia's two most populous states has resumed for the fully vaccinated after Victoria lifted border restrictions with NSW.

South Australia to open borders from next month

South Australia will remove all domestic border restrictions from November 23 for travellers who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

McGowan refuses to reopen Western Australia for Christmas

Mark McGowan has dashed hopes Western Australia will reopen for Christmas, saying he doesn't restrictions for the festive season.

Victoria relaxes border restrictions with NSW

Fully vaccinated people from NSW will be allowed to enter Victoria without quarantining from next week.

Man free after threatening Queensland premier

A man found guilty of threatening Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk over border closures has walked free from court.

Christmas border closures up to states: PM

Scott Morrison has conceded opening Australia's internal borders will be up to state governments despite making Christmas a key goal.