The sunrise service at the Brisbane airport has been temporarily shut down, and passengers have been advised to expect delays of up to 30 minutes.
Key points:Brisbane Airport has shut down its sunrise service to help avoid a “major disruption” to the day for commutersThe Brisbane Airport Authority has apologised for the inconvenience caused by the serviceThe airport authority says the service is “in the process of being shut down temporarily”The Brisbane airport authority said in a statement on Wednesday morning that the airport authority is “aware of the situation and is working to minimise the impact”.
“The Airport Authority and Brisbane Airport are in the process with a full understanding that there will be a major disruption in Brisbane on Sunday and the morning of Monday,” the statement said.
“Brisco Airport is a very busy international airport and we apologise for any inconvenience caused.”
The Brisbane Airports Authority has confirmed that its Sunrise Sunrise Service has been suspended for the day, and that flights will be diverted.
The airport operator said the Sunrise service had been suspended to ensure there was no disruption to travellers and to “provide some certainty to our customers and the public”.
The Brisbane-to-Sydney flight is one of the busiest in Australia and the airport said passengers will be redirected from Brisbane to Sydney.
The Brisbane Brisbane Airport Service is temporarily suspended until further notice.
Briscos Airport is now temporarily closed for the duration of the holiday.
The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) said the overnight peak-hour peak hour of 8:35pm local time is forecast to be lower than the peak-hours for the last 11 days of December.
“The forecast for this morning’s forecast is forecasted to be around 7.4% below the average for the previous 12 months,” the ABS said.
Bereavement services, travel advice and emergency assistance available from the ABC’s The Weekend Tonight and ABC NewsRadio Brisbane.
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