• Is Qantas even an airline anymore?  What's the point?  I hope Australians remember, when this is all over, that Qantas walked away from a country still repatriating tens of thousands of people, and walked away from people trying to visit their families overseas.

  • It looks to me that VIC is doing better than NSW right now.

  • There are no Covid-related entry requirements if you are coming from Australia, providing there is no transit in a third country that the USA has designated as high risk.  For Australians, that probably just means China, but Brazil is another; and Europe is a third.You are no longer required...

  • But the whole world has recognised that locking up your own citizens, preventing them from exercising a basic human right for month after month, when less than 10% of all transmissions are from returned travelers, when there's a greater likelihood of an Australian getting Covid  at the AFL t...

  • It's alright - Qantas has figured out that the best way to run an airline is to not fly until everyone else is bankrupt, and then jump in again.  They're happy to be the Australian carrier that doesn't fly to or from Australia, and instead just run a mediocre frequent flyer program for a pop...

  • A week after the last post on this subject, and I find it all a bit frustrating. The reality is that Australia's border policy has not worked significantly better than other countries who allow their citizens to come and go; we are the ONLY democratic country in the world that has banned its citi...

  • More to the point, someone should take the restriction to the High Court: https://www.traveller.com.au/covid19-pandemic-and-border-closures-why-australians-are-banned-from-international-travel-h1pds6