Australia coronavirus news: pressure mounts on Queensland to open borders – latest updates

Posted by on May 20, 2020 5:39 pm
Categories: Global Stories

Tourism operators and politicians are calling for Annastacia Palaszczuk to open the state’s border to domestic travellers. Follow live

10.39pm BST

Gladys Berejiklian had a chat to ABC News Breakfast this morning and again pushed for borders to be open across the nation – saying it was not “logical” to keep them closed.

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While the borders are the short-term concern, Adam Morton has this report on what is likely to be a long-term issue for Australia

There are a lot of potential changes being floated in terms of Australian economic policy, under the guise of “Covid recovery”.

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