Closed or limited border openings have, no doubt, been among the biggest setbacks for Australian Uber and rideshare drivers this year.
As Australia continues to deal with cases of COVID-19, the rules around travel restrictions and border openings are constantly changing.
We finally have good news
As of early December 2020, all states have at least partially opened up for domestic travel:
As we keep our eyes on this evolving landscape and the continued relaxation of travel restrictions in the current term, this provides some relief to rideshare drivers. Though there is still a long way to go (March 2021) before Australia opens up borders to international travel, domestic travel will be expected to rise until then.
Take advantage of increased levels of domestic flights over the next few months by keeping these suggestions in mind:
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