International student plan for Canberra called off for semester two

Sarah Lansdown
Sally Whyte
By Sarah Lansdown, and Sally Whyte
Updated April 14 2021 - 2:29pm, first published July 9 2020 - 4:05am
A pilot plan to return students to the ANU and University of Canberra will be postponed. Picture: Jamila Toderas

A plan for 350 international students to fly to Canberra to continue their studies at the end of July has been postponed due to the recent increase in COVID-19 cases in Australia.


Sarah Lansdown

Sarah Lansdown

Canberra Times education reporter

Sarah covers all stages of education in the capital, from early childhood to higher education. Previously she was a general news reporter at The Advocate in North West Tasmania. She was named Best New Journalist at the 2019 Tasmanian Media Awards for a series on paramedic shortages. Email:

Sally Whyte

Sally Whyte

Federal Politics Reporter

I report on a range of issues in federal politics and the public service, with a real passion for how decisions made in Canberra affect the lives of Australians.

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