Bushfires & Qantas/Tours

8 Feb 2009 Nabbas said

Hi Guys,<BR><BR>Was just wanting to enquire as to whether anyone had had any problems flying into Sydney due to Bush-fires, or if anyone had had problems with tours leaving from Sydney due to Bushfires!?<BR><BR>I am leaving on a Contiki Tour on 22nd February, but flying into Sydney on the 18th Feb.<BR><BR>Regards,<BR><BR>Alex.
  • 9 Feb 2009 Courtenae said


    Hi Nabbas,
    You will be fine flying into Sydney. Its Victoria that’s got all the bushfires, not New South Wales.As long as your tour is noth headed towards Melbourne you tour should be fine too Smiler<!--graemlin::)-->

  • 12 Feb 2009 Gem said


    Hi Alex,

    I’m from Melbourne, well actually i live about 30 minutes east of the city. The fires are burning about an 45 mintues east of where i live, so even if you are heading to Melbourne you would be fine. The city is a little smokey today, but once the wind directions changes it will be back to beautiful Melbourne again.



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