Some times a small mistake can cause big money problem, such thing happen with a passenger from Bali. A McDonald’s breakfast become one of the most the expensive. According to reports, the Passenger from Bali get fined $1.85k after two undeclared egg and beef sausage McMuffins and ham croissant were detected in their backpack on arrival in Australia. The “contrabrand” was discovered by biosecurity detector dog Zinta last week at Darwin Airport in Northern Territory.
It happen because Australia has new hyper stringent biosecurity laws to protect it’s agriculture industry from imported pests and diseases. There are couple disease is highly contagious, foot and mouth disease is highly contagious viral disease that affects live stock, The disease very rarely affects humans.
The fine amount that hit the passenger is Australian dollars $2.66k which is $1.84k in US dollars. Which is quite money for the flight tickets between Bali and Darwin. This will be the most expensive Maccas meal this has ever had “AFP quoted Australian agriculture minster Murry watt as saying”.