Queensland is set to reopen to all of regional NSW but Sydneysiders and Victoria will remain on the COVID-19 border blacklist.
Deputy Premier Steven Miles said the border will remain closed to people who travel through Victoria and 32 local government areas of Greater Sydney.
The current restrictions will be eased from 1am AEST on Tuesday.
Chief Health Officer Jeannette Young said ongoing mystery COVID-19 outbreaks in the Sydney area was behind her decision to advise that residents from the city should continue to be blocked from entering Queensland.
“Yesterday they had four new cases and one of those cases they could not link to any other known clusters,” she said.
“(That) means that they have transmission and they don’t know where it is…