Australia's COVID-19 border restrictions lifted, vaccine requirement scrapped

Miriam Webber
By Miriam Webber
Updated July 3 2022 - 8:00pm, first published 6:30am
The changes will come into effect from Wednesday. Picture: Dion Georgopoulos

International travellers will be able to enter Australia without declaring their COVID-19 vaccination status from Wednesday, following advice from the chief medical officer.


Miriam Webber

Miriam Webber

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