No new COVID-19 circumstances for WA after Premier Mark McGowan pressured to defend border stance

“The WA premier must act now to make sure a profitable future past COVID-19 by opening his borders to permit commerce and journey from Australian states into WA.

Earlier within the week NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian referred to as for Queensland and WA to think about opening their borders to assist stimulate the nation’s economic system.

“For Australia to essentially transfer ahead as a nation throughout this very tough financial time in addition to tough well being time, we do want our borders down,” she stated.

Mr McGowan stated the border closure can be one of many final restrictions to be lifted.

“At this stage no consideration is presently being given to lifting WA’s arduous border with the remainder of Australia,” he stated.

“The WA well being recommendation from our chief well being officer is obvious on this, the arduous border has been an efficient measure as a part of our success within the battle towards COVID-19.

“Our arduous border will seemingly be one of many final measures to be lifted, to make sure we shield the well being of Western Australians.”

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