Quarantine-free New Zealand-Australia travel to start this week

06 Avril, 2021, 07:33 | Auteur: Christine Menetries
  • The report comes as New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is scheduled to announce the date for quarantine-free travel with Australia

"Cabinet was presented with advice today that conditions for opening up quarantine-free travel with Australia had been met", New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said.

Australian tourists visiting the country during the ski season and school holidays would "really matter" to struggling industries in New Zealand, Deputy Prime Minister Grant Robertson said during a breakfast show also on 1News.

New Zealand could open its borders to Australian travellers as soon as the end of the week, New Zealand broadcaster 1NEWS reported on Tuesday (April 6) without saying where it obtained the information.

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