Coronavirus: Open pubs with social distancing 'would only be a short-term fix'

Katie Burgess
By Katie Burgess
Updated May 6 2020 - 9:13pm, first published 2:00pm
Brothers Ryan and Brendan Armstrong share a last beer at the Old Canberra Inn on March 23, just before pubs across Australia were forced to shut because of coronavirus. Picture: Karleen Minney

The peak body for hotels in Australia says social distancing restrictions will not be sustainable for hotels to maintain, as pubs face a growing "debt cliff" due to the coronavirus shutdown.

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Katie Burgess

Katie Burgess

Federal politics reporter

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