The federal government has bolstered the latest round of the Building Better Regions Fund to $300 million to drive the recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Australia's tourism and trade minister believes international borders will be open in time for Christmas.
Virgin Australia is introducing two direct flights to Hobart, as part of the airline’s move to expand its domestic network in states with open borders.
Singapore Airlines is cancelling dozens of flights in the lead-up to Christmas, making it harder for Australians stranded overseas to return home.
The not-for-profit behind a $32 million plan to build Australia’s largest natural marine observatory at Busselton has lodged its plans with the federal government today.
Western Australia does not plan to reopen its borders to coronavirus virus-hit eastern states until 2022.