Queensland has announced it will reopen to all of NSW and Victoria from 1 December 2020 as both states pass 28 days without a case of COVID-19 community transmission. Queensland already reopened its border to regional NSW on 3 November, but last week closed its border to SA following an outbreak in Adelaide. WA, Queensland and Tasmania have all reinstated bans on travellers … [Read more...]
Travel Lifestyle is a popular topic at the Australian Frequent Flyer. In this category we provide tips, tricks and chat about Travel Lifestyle. This includes Airports and Lounges, Travel Money, Travel Tools and Technology, Car Hire, Wine and Cruises.
Part of living the "Travel Lifestyle" is to make use of travel debit cards such as the Qantas Travel Money card or credit cards such as the popular 28 Degrees card for lower forex transaction fees.
After the "year from hell" which saw a pandemic shut down the travel industry and cause unspeakable suffering around the world, there's finally some light at the end of the tunnel. There are currently many COVID-19 vaccine trials ongoing, and numerous of these are in their final stages. There's still no 100% guarantee of a successful vaccine emerging, but this does now seem … [Read more...]
With Australians still banned from leaving the country without a travel exemption, the international terminal at Sydney Airport is eeriely quiet at the moment. Most shops and lounges are closed, and just a handful of international flights are departing each day during the COVID-19 pandemic. But some people still need to travel, and there are still flights leaving the country. … [Read more...]
Since 25 March 2020, Australian citizens and permanent residents have been banned from leaving the country without a travel restriction exemption from the Department of Home Affairs. When the Australian outbound travel ban was first introduced in response to the unfolding COVID-19 pandemic, many applications were being rejected. Thankfully, it has now become a little easier … [Read more...]
After months of lockdown, there's finally some more good news for Melburnians! The lockdown is over, COVID-19 cases in Victoria are now extremely low, and Victorians will also soon be able to travel to NSW and the ACT once again. From 12.01am on Monday 23 November 2020, border restrictions between NSW and Victoria will be lifted. Victorians will once again be freely able to … [Read more...]