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 Australia announces change to international border restrictions

Australian Government flags MAJOR change for travellers and returning Aussies flying into the country from SUNDAY

  • New changes to Australia’s borders that will take effect Sunday were announced 
  • Travellers can now undergo RAT testing instead of PCR testing upon arrival
  • International travellers can enter just seven days after testing positive to Covid 
  • Changes apply to fully-vaccinated travellers and take effect 1am AEDT Sunday 


Australia has announced huge changes to international border restrictions that will make it easier and cheaper for fully vaccinated travellers to enter the country.

From this Sunday at 1am AEDT fully vaccinated international travellers will have the option to take a RAT test instead of a PCR upon arrival.

Mandatory quarantine times for travellers entering the country who have tested positive to Covid have also been reduced.

Australia has announced huge changes to international border restrictions that will make it easier and cheaper for fully vaccinated travellers to enter

Travellers will be allowed to have contracted Covid will be able to enter Australia just after seven days of testing positive instead of the previous 14 days.   

More to come.

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