Jono Yoo crossed the Tasman in December to start a new life in Melbourne, Australia.

The architecture graduate said, despite Covid-19, the decision was an easy one because of loosening border restrictions.

"With the border reopening, I can always just go back. It's basically like you're taking a flight to Wellington."

From the end of February, fully vaccinated Kiwi travellers will no longer be required to stay in managed isolation (MIQ), although that could change due to the spread of Omicron overseas.

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