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New Zealand travel bubble announced, potentially freeing space in hotel quarantine for stranded Australians – SBS News

The move is expected to free up space in hotel quarantine and potentially allow more stranded Australians to come home.

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People from New Zealand will soon be able to travel to NSW and the Northern Territory without having to quarantine, after the federal government negotiated the first stage of a trans-Tasman bubble.
From 16 October, New Zealanders who have not been in an area designated as a COVID-19 hot spot in the 14 days prior to travel could take part, Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack said on Friday afternoon. 
Prime Minister Scott Morrison finalised the deal with his New Zealand counterpart Jacinda …

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