An Air New Zealand flight from Dunedin to Wellington has been diverted to Christchurch
An airline spokesperson said it was due to a technical issue.
The plane left Dunedin at 11.06 and touched down safely in Christchurch at about 11.50am.
It follows the opening of the quarantine-free transtasman bubble this morning.
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Six return flights to Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney from Christchurch are expected to take place today.