Unauthorised traveller ordered to leave the state

A 28-year-old Victorian woman has been fined $1557 for failing to comply with the direction of an emergency management worker. 

The woman arrived in Tasmania by plane on 9 November without approval. When questioned at the border, the woman stated that she had travelled from a low-risk area.

Police discovered that this information was false and she was placed in hotel quarantine as an unauthorised arrival.Β Β 

The woman was directed to leave the state and did so on Wednesday night.

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