French nationals enter Sydney's international airport to be repatriated back to France on Thursday. Photo: AFP French nationals enter Sydney's international airport to be repatriated back to France on Thursday. Photo: AFP
French nationals enter Sydney's international airport to be repatriated back to France on Thursday. Photo: AFP

Coronavirus: Australia wants all visitors and temporary visa holders to leave

  • There are 2.17 million foreigners in Australia on different temporary visas, including about 118,000 backpackers and 565,000 international students
  • If they cannot ‘confidently’ sustain themselves for the next six months, they should leave, the country’s acting immigration minister said

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French nationals enter Sydney's international airport to be repatriated back to France on Thursday. Photo: AFP French nationals enter Sydney's international airport to be repatriated back to France on Thursday. Photo: AFP
French nationals enter Sydney's international airport to be repatriated back to France on Thursday. Photo: AFP
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