WA’s border will open when the state is 90% double vaxxed. This milestone is set for some time in February 2022, though an exact date is yet to be announced. More details will come sometime in December, but for now WA’s open fortress moment remains a little mysterious.
Two arts leaders listening closely for clarity are Perth Festival Artistic Director Iain Grandage and Fringe World CEO Sharon Burgess. As directors of month-long, high impact live performance programs they rely on free audience movement for their shows to go on.