Australian families celebrate Father's Day at border

Meeting at barricades separating New South Wales and Queensland, reunited families shared food and talked as police patrolled the area to make sure no one disobeyed strict border controls.

Queensland has relatively few infections, but state premier Annastacia Palaszczuk is trying to come to an agreement with New South Wales about the border situation, the Australian Broadcast Corporation reported.

Australia is trying to contain a third wave of infections that has hit its two largest cities, Sydney and Melbourne, and its capital Canberra, forcing more than half the country's 25 million people into strict stay-at-home restrictions.

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