Australia news LIVE: Tougher restrictions like NSW, Victoria COVID -19 cases continue to grow – The Sydney Morning Herald

Australia news LIVE: Tougher restrictions like NSW, Victoria COVID -19 cases continue to grow – The Sydney Morning Herald

Australia news LIVE: Tougher restrictions like NSW, Victoria COVID-19 cases continue to growSydney Morning Herald Victoria registers 65 new cases of COVID-19, new case in regional cityABC News ‘Most violent protests in 20 years’: Victoria Police condemn protesters against lockdownSBS Victoria registers 65 new Covid-19 cases as the outbreak growsNEWS.com.au As it happened: NSW registers … Read more

Queensland Parks and Wildlife officials tried to tone down forest fires on Fraser Island, internal documents reveal

Queensland Parks and Wildlife officials tried to tone down forest fires on Fraser Island, internal documents reveal

A senior bureaucrat in Queensland would dilute public reports of a raging forest fire on a World Heritage-listed island, and worried “apocalyptic” headlines would scare Christmas bookings. Key points: A report on the fire noted that there was some feedback from the community about the lack of proactive public information An environment and science spokesman … Read more

Brendan and Alex Fevola are under fire for living in their cottage in the middle of Melbourne’s lockdown

Brendan and Alex Fevola are under fire for living in their cottage in the middle of Melbourne’s lockdown

AFL star Brendan Fevola and his wife Alex hit back at trolls after being under fire for living in their cottage in the middle of Melbourne’s lockdown By Marta Jary For Daily Mail Australia Published: 10:53 BST, August 22, 2021 | Up to date: 11:46 BST, August 22, 2021 Brendan Fevola and his wife Alex … Read more

Sydney COVID: 21-year coronavirus warning

Sydney COVID: 21-year coronavirus warning

In the week that he was to receive his first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, Jett Stanton returned a positive test. The next night he was lying in a hospital bed. The 21-year-old semi-professional skateboarder from Liverpool, in the south-west of Sydney, said he had no “idea” that the virus – which he had tried … Read more

Canberra lockdown: Rain to close COVID-19 test sites in Brindabella, Kambah | The Canberra Times

Canberra lockdown: Rain to close COVID-19 test sites in Brindabella, Kambah |  The Canberra Times

coronavirus, covid, covid-19, lock lock, canberra lockdown, act covid-19 test Wet weather will dampen test capacity in Canberra over the coming days with places forced to close. ACT Covid test sites at Brindabella Business Park and Kambah will close on Monday due to expected rain. The Bureau of Meteorology has predicted up to 20 millimeters … Read more

Coronavirus Australia: Melbourne’s protest against lockdown is most violent in 20 years

Coronavirus Australia: Melbourne’s protest against lockdown is most violent in 20 years

A lockdown protest held in Melbourne on Saturday was one of the most violent the city has seen in 20 years, says Victoria’s top police officer. Chief Commissioner Shane Patton says his officers had no choice but to use non-lethal weapons to defend themselves against an angry mob that came armed and seemed intent on … Read more

Singer Bec Caruana nails her Blind Audition on The Voice

Singer Bec Caruana nails her Blind Audition on The Voice

An Australian top star, Bec Caruana, graced the stage in The Voice on Sunday night and it made everyone feel a little nostalgic. Caruana has hopes of reviving its career after failing to reach it in the industry when ‘file sharing’ became a thing in the beginning. At 45, she does not think it is … Read more

Healthcare professionals prepare for consequences following COVID outbreak at Royal Melbourne Hospital

Healthcare professionals prepare for consequences following COVID outbreak at Royal Melbourne Hospital

Victoria’s COVID-19 outbreak is straining an already extensive healthcare system, with hundreds of hospital workers being extended and some staff facing the “hardest time” of their careers. Key points: Hundreds of workers at Royal Melbourne Hospital will be laid off after a COVID-19 outbreak The cluster originates from an infected patient from Shepparton who came … Read more

Western Australian Prime Minister Mark McGowan accuses NSW government of failing Covid-19

Western Australian Prime Minister Mark McGowan accuses NSW government of failing Covid-19

WA Premier Mark McGowan has called out NSW at a violent press conference, claiming that the state is “failing the whole country” as the covid crisis deepens. At a news conference on Sunday, McGowan slammed state and NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian, saying the Covid-19 outbreak is “tragic” but “there is an Australia outside New South … Read more

Western Australian Prime Minister Mark McGowan accuses NSW government of failing Covid-19

Western Australian Prime Minister Mark McGowan accuses NSW government of failing Covid-19

WA Premier Mark McGowan has called out NSW at a violent press conference, claiming that the state is “failing the whole country” as the covid crisis deepens. At a news conference on Sunday, McGowan slammed state and NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian, saying the Covid-19 outbreak is “tragic” but “there is an Australia outside New South … Read more

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