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    Emirates resumes flights to Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne

    The post Emirates resumes flights to Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily.   Emirates has announced today that it will resume flights in and out of Australia, reversing a decision it made only a week ago. Emirates made the surprising announcement on last Saturday that it would suspend services “until further notice” all flights to Sydney, Melbourne, and Brisbane. But today, Emirates reversed that decision and said passenger flights to Sydney would resume from January 25, with Melbourne flights to follow from January 26 and Brisbane flights from January 28. Emirates Perth flights had remained in place, with their twice-a-week services unaffected. The initial…

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    Virgin Australia launches a sales blitz for airfares to Melbourne

    The post Virgin Australia launches a sales blitz for airfares to Melbourne appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Virgin Australia has just launched a sales blitz with fares to Melbourne only starting at $75 including baggage, seat selection and frequent flyer points. Virgin Australia ‘Ready. Set. Melbourne’ promotion will run until 11:59pm (AEST) on 3 May 2021, with sale fares available for select dates between 14 July 2021 and 16 March 2022 (inclusive). Sale fares include Launceston to Melbourne from $75, Adelaide to Melbourne from $79, Hobart to Melbourne from $99 and Brisbane to Melbourne from $135. A Virgin spokesperson said, “we’re continuing to support the recovery of Australia’s…

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    Qantas and Virgin cancel flights in and out of Melbourne

    The post Qantas and Virgin cancel flights in and out of Melbourne appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Dozens of flights to and from Melbourne today have been cancelled following a rise in COVID-19 case numbers. Qantas and Virgin have cancelled flights into and out of Melbourne after 11 new cases were announced today, bringing the total number of cases associated with the cluster in the city’s north to 26. The state has been plunged into a seven-day “circuit-breaker” lockdown to begin at midnight tonight and due to remain in place until 11.59pm on June 3. Meanwhile, other states remain on high alert after more than 70…