Berejiklian pushes NSW and Vic reopening

The New South Wales Premier has told Sky News Australia she is hoping to begin conversations with Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews about reopening the border.

While Queensland and Western Australia look unlikely to reopen it’s borders anytime soon – Premier Gladys Berejiklian has revealed she’s pushing for free movement between New South Wales and Victoria as soon as possible.

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The Premier says she’s sticking to the National Cabinet plan, but has warned the Doherty modelling was based on reopening when infections were less than New South Wales’ current caseload.

And that means residents should prepare to see cases “surge” in a fortnight once the lockdown lifts.

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