New Zealand team in Australia for rugby league season


A rugby league team from New Zealand arrives in Australia today the first foreign nationals to be allowed into the country since it started easing its coronavirus restrictions the New Zealand warriors are the only overseas team to play in Australia's national rugby league competition at the end of may the players will go go into quarantine for fourteen days our correspondent Phil Mercer reports from Sydney border force officials have given thirty six plants and stuff from the New Zealand warriors special permission to fly to Australia the team will go into isolation in Tamworth the regional city north of Sydney the place will stay in a motel attached to a sports grounds ahead of the planned restart of Australia's national rugby league competition it intends to be the first major sports in the country to resume it season as Australia begins to wind back some of its cozied nineteen

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