WITH many backpackers here jobless and at a loose end, the message is to fly home or find a job picking fruit.
1300 crew head home as cruise ships depart
It comes as visitors on visas are asked to head home
Qantas secures flights for Australians stranded in Europe
As a frustrated Federal Government moves to expel backpackers amid the coronavirus crisis, there is a class of visa holder who’ll be allowed to stay.
The expedition to Everest base camp paled in comparison to the tumultuous journey home, for a group of Australians who became trapped in Nepal.
An iconic resort has been forced to shut down for the first time in its 94-year history.
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Businesses that rely on grey nomads and the influx of Easter holiday-makers are set take to take a huge economic hit.
Tourism and hospitality workers should consider a career pivot
More than 100,000 backpackers may be forced to return home
Health authorities start contact tracing Cairns flight arrivals