11 Dec 2020

Covid-19: Queensland opens border to New Zealand

From Checkpoint, 5:23 pm on 11 December 2020

Queensland is opening up its border to New Zealanders - who won't have to quarantine upon arrival.

It follows a major push by the Australian government to attract Kiwis to help with a shortage of fruit and vege pickers.

But Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says there's still no timeline for a reciprocal arrangement.

Worldwatch's Max Towle has more.