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There is confusion in NSW this morning about whether or not day trips to regional areas from metropolitan Sydney will be allowed on Monday.
It began yesterday, after a spokesperson for deputy premier Paul Toole told the ABC that recreational day trips between Greater Sydney and regional areas would be allowed from Monday.
It’s a little bit grey at the moment where people think they can do day trips. It will be cleared up today in black and white, that you can’t go into Greater Sydney, into the regions.
People in Greater Sydney will be able to travel across the Greater Sydney region but they are not to have day trips or come into regional NSW.
This remains to be seen. That is exactly the reason for which I have been instructed to come back [to Australia].
Our relationship was not only about a contract and that is exactly the problem. That has created a breach of trust and the crisis between our countries is that this was only the tip of a much deeper cooperation.
If we were lied to on one very important aspect … confidence is not something you throw away when it’s convenient. Trust is something you build.
There is also a wish expressed of putting things back on track. France is absolutely ready. For us, Australians remain our friends but we need the government to rebuild the trust.