Australia relaxes travel advisory on Sri Lanka

In a fresh boost to tourism, the Australian government has relaxed travel advisory on Sri Lanka.

Effective 05 October, Australia said: “We’ve lowered the travel advice level. We now advise you exercise a high degree of caution.” Accordingly, Sri Lanka is now in the yellow list. The change indicates the decrease of overall risk level of travelling to Sri Lanka from ‘avoid non-essential travel’ to ‘exercise a high degree of caution’.