Australia’s borders are currently closed and entry to Australia remains strictly controlled to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. Travel to Australia is only available if you are exempt or you have been granted an individual exemption.
* An Australian Citizen
* A permanent resident of Australia
* An immediate family member of an Australian citizen or permanent resident
* A New Zealand citizen normally resident in Australia and their immediate family members (conditions apply).
* A person who has been in New Zealand or Australia for 14 days or more immediately prior to arrival by air in Australia
Unless arriving to Australia on a quarantine-free flight from New Zealand travelers to Australia must quarantine for 14 days at a designated facility in their port of arrival.
If you are an Australian citizen or a permanent resident you cannot leave Australia due to COVID-19 restrictions unless you have an exemption. You can apply online but you must meet at least one of the following:
The experienced team at Cairns Central Travel have assisted in repatriating hundreds of Australians since the start of the pandemic and can assist in every aspect of the booking process including:
There are currently 19 international airlines flying into Australia on a weekly basis including:
Air New Zealand
Air Niu Gini
All Nippon Airlines
American Airlines (temporarily suspended Sep/Oct)
(with connections from most European, Middle Eastern and African cities)
The Australian Government announced 2 July 21 that caps on arrivals into Australia would be reduced by 50 per cent. This will significantly impact availability on seats into Australia and airfares are expected to increase as a result. As an IATA accredited agent Cairns Central Travel will source the most competitive fares on offer and do all possible to get you to and from your destination seamlessly. We look forward to assisting you at this extremely difficult time.