The Dash 8, which previously operated for QantasLink, was repainted into the Jetstar livery whilst at Townsville.
Jetstar Regional Dash 8 Q300 VH-TQM at Townsville (Photos by Jetstar)
By the end of this year, the Dash 8 will be operating services to regional destinations in New Zealand.
From Jetstar's Media Release:
"In addition to the new livery, the Q300s are being given an interior refresh to match the Jetstar onboard product.
Further details of the new services, including the four regional destinations they’ll be flying to in New Zealand, will be announced in a few weeks.
Regional New Zealand flights on the Q300s will be operated by Eastern Australia Airlines for Jetstar Airways."Jetstar Regional will operate five Dash 8 Q300 aircraft in New Zealand.
Dash 8 Q300 VH-TQM departing Cairns in September 2013