Breaking News: As part of sweeping changes to Australia’s next stage lockdown, the Federal Government will prevent people form travelling overeas.

Australians who try to travel overseas will be forced to stay on Australian soil.

“By following common sense rules and doing the right thing is how we slow the spread of this virus,” the PM said.

“No one should be getting on a plane and going overseas,” the Prime Minister says.

Earlier Story: Australia to move to Phase 2 of national lockdown.