Border Closure

Victorian Ombudsman launches investigation into border exemptions

Allanah Sciberras
By Allanah Sciberras
Updated September 15 2021 - 7:21am, first published 1:15am
Victoria Police patrolling the VIC/NSW border in Echuca. Picture: DARREN HOWE

The Victorian Ombudsman has launched an investigation into COVID-19 related state travel exemptions, specifically looking into who has or hasn't been allowed to enter Victoria either as visitors or residents returning home.


Allanah Sciberras

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