Australian airports continue strike action into next week

AUSTRALIAN airports continue to be affected by ongoing strike action by the Dept of Immigration and Border Protection over pay and working conditions.

Rounds of up to four-hour work stoppages are expected to continue into next week, causing delays for international travellers across Australia. We recommend allowing extra time for check-in and advise travellers to expect delays during the affected strike periods.

Scheduled Strikes (please check with airport websites for latest updates)

Wednesday 23 September 2015

Victoria

Melbourne International Airport - 5 am to 7 am and 9 pm to 11 pm

Queensland

Brisbane International Airport - 7 am to 9 am and 7 pm to 9 pm

Gold Coast Airport - 6.30 am to 8.30 am and 7.30 pm to 9.30 pm

Cairns International Airport - 4 am to 6 am

South Australia

Adelaide Airport - 6.30 am to 8.30 am and 8 pm to 10 pm

Western Australia

Perth Airport (International terminal) - 5.30 am to 7.30 am

Northern Territory

Darwin Airport - 4.30 am to 6.30 am

Thursday 24 September 2015

Queensland

Townsville Airport - 9 am to 11 am

Northern Territory

Darwin Airport - 4.30 am to 6.30 am

Friday 25 September 2015

New South Wales

Sydney International Airport - 7 am to 9 am and 7 pm to 9 pm

Victoria

Melbourne International Airport - 5 am to 7 am and 9 pm to 11 pm

Queensland

Brisbane International Airport - 7 am to 9 am and 7 pm to 9 pm

Gold Coast Airport - 6.30 am to 8.30 am and 6 pm to 8 pm

Cairns International Airport - 4 am to 6 am and 9.15 pm to 11.15 pmSouth AustraliaAdelaide Airport - 6.30 am to 8.30 am and 8 pm to 10 pm

Western Australia

Perth Airport (International terminal) - 5.30 am to 7.30 am and 5 pm to 7 pm

Northern Territory

Darwin Airport - 4.30 am to 6.30 am

Saturday 26 September 2015

New South Wales

Sydney International Airport - 7 am to 9 am and 7 pm to 9 pm

Victoria

Melbourne International Airport - 5 am to 7 am and 9 pm to 11 pm

Queensland

Brisbane International Airport - 7 am to 9 am and 7 pm to 9 pm

Gold Coast Airport - 7 pm to 9 pm

Cairns International Airport - 4 am to 6 am and 9 pm to 1 am (27 September)

Western Australia

Perth Airport (International terminal) - 5.30 am to 7.30 am and 5 pm to 7 pm

Northern Territory

Darwin Airport - 4.30 am to 6.30 am and 12 pm to 2 pm

Sunday 27 September 2015

Queensland

Townsville Airport - 9 am to 11 am

Monday 28 September 2015

New South Wales

Sydney International Airport - 7 am to 9 am and 7 pm to 9 pm

Victoria

Melbourne International Airport - 5 am to 7 am and 9 pm to 11 pm

Queensland

Brisbane International Airport - 7 am to 9 am

Gold Coast Airport -7 pm to 9 pm

Cairns International Airport - 4 am to 6 am and 6 pm to 8 pm

South AustraliaAdelaide Airport - 5.30 am to 8.30 am

Western Australia

Perth Airport (International terminal) - 5.30 am to 7.30 am and 7 pm to 9 pm

Northern Territory

Darwin Airport - 5 pm to 7 pm

Tuesday 29 September 2015

New South Wales

Sydney International Airport - 7 pm to 9 pm

Queensland

Brisbane International Airport - 7 pm to 9 pmGold Coast Airport - 6.30 am to 8.30 am and 7 pm to 9 pm

Townsville Airport - 9 am to 11 am

South Australia

Adelaide Airport - 8 pm to 10 pm

Western Australia

Perth Airport (International terminal) - 5.30 am to 7.30 am and 5 pm to 7 pm

Northern Territory

Darwin Airport - 4.30 am to 6.30 am and 2.15 pm to 4.15 pm

Wednesday 30 September 2015

New South Wales

Sydney International Airport - 7 am to 9 am

Victoria

Melbourne International Airport - 5 am to 7 am and 9 pm to 11 pm

Queensland

Brisbane International Airport - 7 am to 9 am and 7 pm to 9 pm

Gold Coast Airport - 6.30 am to 8.30 am and 7.30 pm to 9.30 pm

Cairns Airport - 4 am to 6 pm

South Australia

Adelaide Airport - 6.30 am to 8.30 am and 8 pm to 10 pm

Western Australia

Perth Airport (international terminal) - 5.30 am to 7.30 am and 5 pm to 7 pm

Northern TerritoryDarwin Airport - 4.30 am to 6.30 am



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