The Australian election has been delayed until Friday night after a series of incidents including a police chase and a terrorist attack.
AAP/ABC News 12 News 13:30 Sydney’s Sydney Airport is being evacuated due to a threat of a terrorist bomb A bomb squad was sent to Sydney Airport today after a bomb threat was received on the airport’s trans-Sydney Expressway.
The threat was reported at 5.42pm.
We have been advised to close the airport to the public. “
At the same time, we are aware of reports of people in Sydney Airport reporting suspicious packages in the area.
We have been advised to close the airport to the public.
All passengers will be directed to use public transport.”
Police and other security services are also expected to remain at the airport this morning as part of a heightened security operation.
Mr O’Meara said: “There will be some heightened security measures at the Airport this morning.”ABC News: Watch a full story on FourFourtwo.com.au.