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Rescue plan to bring home stranded Aussies from overseas – Sydney Morning Herald

Stranded Australians would be evacuated from overseas and placed into quarantine in remote areas of Australia under a rescue mission being drawn up by the Morrison government.

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A separate multimillion-dollar fund will also be established to support overseas-based citizens who are struggling financially and cannot get home.
The plans are being developed in response to anger from stranded citizens, growing uneasiness among Australia’s network of ambassadors and a flurry of calls to backbench MPs by angry constituents.
The plan to quarantine returned Australians outside of capital cities is being drawn up to alleviate state government concerns they wouldn’t have the cap…

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