NSW is hurtling toward the vaccination figure that will trigger a relaxation in lockdown measures as it hit another milestone on Sunday.
The latest snapshot of COVID-19 cases, measures and impacts in Australia at 1730 AEST on Sunday, September 26.
Mark McGowan says he will not be pressured by the Prime Minister to play Santa and reopen the State’s border to the rest of country in time for the festive season.
Tests for how a “double vax” economy would look in Victoria are set to start in regional parts of the state next month, the state’s job minister has announced.
Queensland’s deputy premier has hit back at the PM over pressure to open state borders by Christmas.
Australia is making ‘excellent progress’ on a game-changing approach to Covid-19 vaccines.
A protester at one of Melbourne’s disruptive anti-lockdown demonstrations was infected with coronavirus, according to the state’s testing tsar.
Another 961 new Covid-19 cases have been recorded in NSW as the state reaches a major vaccine milestone.
Victoria has recorded a slight dip in COVID cases after yesterday’s record high of 847. A further 11 people have succumbed to the virus in the Eastern States. ALL THE LATEST FROM ACROSS THE NATION
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Victorians can expect “modest” changes to restrictions next week as the state is expected to hit a key target.
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Australia has ticked off another COVID-19 vaccine rollout milestone, with first dose coverage of the nation's 16-plus population surpassing 75 per cent.
NSW has reported 961 new local COVID-19 cases and nine deaths as Gladys Berejiklian dangles the possibility of international travel at 80 per cent jab coverage.
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Victoria has recorded 779 new locally acquired COVID-19 cases and two deaths, as Geelong and the Surf Coast prepare for their midnight release from lockdown.
A coronavirus outbreak fuelled by a national holiday has helped South Korea daily COVID-19 cases hit 3000 for the first time.
The latest snapshot of COVID-19 cases, measures and impacts in Australia at 1630 AEST on Saturday, September 25.
There have been no new cases of the virus recorded in the west overnight, despite yesterday’s COVID-19 scare and more than a dozen close contacts being tested.
Tasmanian-based close contacts of an infected Melbourne ferry worker have returned negative test results after a COVID-19 scare cancelled two sailings.
Officers have made their first arrests of the day as anti-lockdown protesters threatened to march in several states.
A worrying new trend has emerged in Canberra’s hospitalisations as the ACT recorded 32 new Covid cases.
NSW has recorded 1007 local COVID-19 cases and 11 deaths in the latest 24-hour reporting period.
NSW has recorded 1007 new Covid-19 cases and 11 deaths including three people who died at home while unknowingly infected.
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The health minister has revealed a startling detail about Queensland’s latest case of Covid-19.
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