ACT residents trapped at NSW-Victoria border after overnight changes to travel restrictions

Canberra residents returning home from Victoria with permits told to go back, fly to Sydney, then quarantine there for 14 days

Canberrans who were granted permits to return home from Victoria were turned back at the Victoria-New South Wales border on Friday due to a serious problem with overnight changes to NSW’s travel restrictions, prompting the ACT to make urgent representations to Gladys Berejiklian and Scott Morrison.

The NSW government made last-minute changes to its travel restrictions on Thursday night, mandating that all NSW residents coming home from Victoria must travel through Sydney Airport and go immediately into hotel quarantine for 14 days at their own expense.

Continue reading… Source: The Guardian: ACT residents trapped at NSW-Victoria border after overnight changes to travel restrictions ———

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