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Victoria records 273 new Covid-19 cases and flags return to remote schooling in lockdown areas

Daniel Andrews warns the next six weeks will not be an ‘ordinary winter’ as a man in his 70s dies of coronavirusThe Victorian premier, Daniel Andrews has warned residents to prepare for an extraordinary six winter weeks after the state announced another 273 coronavirus cases on Sunday.Andrews said schools in lockdown areas would remain closed to most students after revealing the latest case numbers, which represent another single-day high for the state. Continue reading...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia news, Infectious Diseases, Victoria, Daniel Andrews, Australian economy, Andrews, Coronavirus outbreak


Coronavirus Australia live update: NSW records 14 new Covid-19 cases as Victoria reports 288 new cases

Pop-up testing facility to be set up in Sydney hotel car park as Victorian premier says 37,588 tests were conducted in the state yesterday. Follow live news and updatesVictoria records highest national daily Covid-19 total since pandemic beganScott Morrison speaks after national cabinetEight Melbourne public housing towers released to stage three restrictionsFollow our global live blogDownload the Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 7.21am BST Due to the heightened publ...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Welfare, Victorian politics, Victoria, Melbourne, Tasmania, South Australia, Western Australia, Northern Territory


Coronavirus Australia live update: Victoria records 288 new Covid-19 cases amid Melbourne lockdown

Premier Daniel Andrews says 37,588 tests were conducted in Victoria yesterday. Follow live news and updatesVictoria records highest national daily Covid-19 total since pandemic beganScott Morrison speaks after national cabinetEight Melbourne public housing towers released to stage three restrictionsFollow our global live blogDownload the Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 6.19am BST Tasmania was due to open its borders on 24 July, but isn’t opening now until 31 July, i...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Welfare, Victorian politics, Victoria, Melbourne, Tasmania, South Australia, Daniel Andrews, Western Australia, Northern Territory


Coronavirus Australia live update: Victoria premier Dan Andrews announces 288 new Covid-19 cases in press conference

Daniel Andrews says 37,588 tests were conducted in Victoria yesterday. Follow live news and updatesVictoria records highest national daily Covid-19 total since pandemic beganScott Morrison speaks after national cabinetEight Melbourne public housing towers released to stage three restrictionsFollow our global live blogDownload the Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 5.24am BST A reporter asks if the virus is milder in this outbreak, because there is not a proportionate i...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Welfare, Victorian politics, Victoria, Melbourne, Tasmania, South Australia, Daniel Andrews, Western Australia, Northern Territory


Coronavirus Australia live update: prime minister Scott Morrison press conference addresses Covid-19 after national cabinet meeting

Scott Morrison says national cabinet discussed the need ‘to protect against complacency in other parts of the country’. Follow live news and updatesScott Morrison speaks after national cabinetEight Melbourne public housing towers released to stage three restrictionsFollow our global live blogDownload the Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 4.24am BST This was flagged yesterday. The national medical advice, for places where there is ongoing community transmission is to w...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Welfare, Victorian politics, Victoria, Melbourne, Tasmania, Scott Morrison, South Australia, Western Australia, Northern Territory


Coronavirus Australia live update: Victoria announces $534m business support package amid Melbourne lockdown

National cabinet to discuss hotel quarantine as state and territory leaders to consider cap on international arrivals. Follow live news and updatesEight Melbourne public housing towers released to stage three restrictionsFollow our global live blogDownload the Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 2.18am BST I’ve some time trying to establish who’s responsible for screening passengers at airports and what it should involve after Jetstar passengers walked straight off a pl...
Tags: Health, Hong Kong, Business, Australia, China, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Welfare, Victorian politics, Victoria, Melbourne, Tasmania, Canberra


Coronavirus Australia live update: national cabinet to discuss hotel quarantine and Victoria lockdown

State and territory leaders to consider cap on international arrivals as Melbourne infections grow. Follow live news and updatesEight Melbourne public housing towers released to stage three restrictionsFollow our global live blogDownload the Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 12.10am BST Reproductive health provider Marie Stopes Australia says it is concerned that telehealth services introduced as part of the coronavirus support package in April could be rolled back in...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Welfare, Medicare, Victorian politics, Victoria, Marie Stopes, Melbourne, Tasmania, South Australia, Western Australia


Coronavirus Australia: Victoria reports 73 new Covid-19 cases as NSW refuses to accept diverted flights – as it happened

Residents of 10 postcodes in Melbourne’s north and west have been ordered to stay home from midnight tonight. This blog is now closedVictoria’s coronavirus spike continuesFull report: 36 Melbourne suburbs return to lockdownInside Melbourne’s hotspot suburbsEverything we know about Victoria’s clustersFollow the global coronavirus live blogDownload the Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 11.12am BST We will leave our live coverage of the coronavirus situation in Australia...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Infectious Diseases, Coalition, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Queensland politics, Victorian politics, New South Wales politics, Victoria, Labor party, Melbourne, Liberal party


Coronavirus Australia updates: Victoria reports 73 new Covid-19 cases as NSW refuses to accept diverted flights – live news

Residents of 10 postcodes in Melbourne’s north and west have been ordered to stay home from midnight tonight. Follow liveVictoria’s coronavirus spike continuesFull report: 36 Melbourne suburbs return to lockdownInside Melbourne’s hotspot suburbsEverything we know about Victoria’s clustersFollow the global coronavirus live blogDownload the Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 5.28am BST You can trace the daily Covid cases in Australia, here.Nick Evershed updates it as the...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Infectious Diseases, Coalition, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Queensland politics, Victorian politics, New South Wales politics, Victoria, Labor party, Melbourne, Liberal party


Coronavirus Australia update: Victoria reports 73 new Covid-19 cases as NSW announces $11,000 fines – live news

Residents of 10 postcodes in Melbourne’s north and west have been ordered to stay home from midnight tonight. Follow liveInside Melbourne’s hotspot suburbsEverything we know about Victoria’s clustersFollow the global coronavirus live blogDownload the Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 3.24am BST Associate Professor Barbara Mintzes from The University of Sydney Charles Perkins Centre and School of Pharmacy said if remdesivir does prove effective in treating Covid-19, th...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, US, Australia news, Infectious Diseases, Pakistan, Coalition, Australian politics, Netherlands, Queensland, New South Wales, Queensland politics, Victorian politics, New South Wales politics, Victoria


Coronavirus Australia update: NSW to fine Victorians up to $11,000 if they enter state from lockdown suburbs – live news

Residents of 10 postcodes in Melbourne’s north and west have been ordered to stay home from midnight tonight. Follow liveInside Melbourne’s hotspot suburbsEverything we know about Victoria’s clustersFollow the global coronavirus live blogDownload the Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 2.07am BST New South Wales health has confirmed the 14 new cases – all are returned travellers.Fourteen new cases of Covid-19 were diagnosed in NSW in the 24 hours to 8pm last night, brin...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Infectious Diseases, Coalition, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Queensland politics, Victorian politics, New South Wales politics, Victoria, Labor party, Melbourne, Liberal party


Coronavirus Australia update: Melbourne's hotspot suburbs in lockdown as Victoria struggles to contain outbreak – live news

Residents of 10 postcodes in Melbourne’s north and west have been ordered to stay home from midnight tonight. Follow liveInside Melbourne’s hotspot suburbsEverything we know about Victoria’s clustersFollow the global coronavirus live blogDownload the Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 11.24pm BST Meanwhile, Queensland will go into its stage three of easing restrictions a week earlier than planned, with gatherings of up to 100 people allowed at weddings, community conta...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Infectious Diseases, Coalition, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Queensland politics, Victorian politics, New South Wales politics, Victoria, Labor party, Melbourne, Liberal party


Forget blokes with shovels, shouldn’t stimulus go to nurses and teachers? | Peter Lewis

Workers who guide our kids into the world and care for us when we are ill are still not fully valued. This must changeThere’s a direct line that runs from the harassment allegations against a retired high court judge and the emergency ward of the local hospital that bears scrutiny.It starts with an elite profession charged with enforcing the law, where women routinely feel compelled to endure the unwanted attentions of powerful men, and wends its way through the economy and our broader society b...
Tags: Health, Women, Australia news, Gender Pay Gap, Australian education, Australian economy, Childcare Australia, Peter Lewis, Essential poll, Aged Care, Law (Australia


Coronavirus Australia: Brendan Murphy expects country's borders will stay closed until Covid-19 vaccine found – as it happened

Outgoing chief medical officer ‘confident’ a vaccine will be developed, while Tasmania sets date to reopen borders. This blog is now closedBrendan Murphy expects Australian borders to stay closed until vaccine foundNSW reports new casesNT issues strict restrictions amid Victoria Covid spikesFollow the global coronavirus liveblogDownload the free Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 9.18am BST We will leave you for now. Thank you for reading. Have a great Friday night. ...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania, Scott Morrison, South Australia, Daniel Andrews, Western Australia, Northern Territory, Australian economy, Murphy


Coronavirus Australia update: Brendan Murphy expects country's borders will stay closed until Covid-19 vaccine found – live news

Outgoing chief medical officer ‘confident’ a vaccine will be found, while Tasmania sets date to reopen borders. Follow liveBrendan Murphy expects Australian borders to stay closed until vaccine foundNSW reports new casesNT issues strict restrictions amid Victoria Covid spikesFollow the global coronavirus liveblogDownload the free Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 9.18am BST We will leave you for now. Thank you for reading. Have a great Friday night. 9.14am BST Le...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania, Scott Morrison, South Australia, Daniel Andrews, Western Australia, Northern Territory, Australian economy, Murphy


Coronavirus Australia update: Tasmania sets border reopen date as Victoria reports 30 new Covid-19 cases – live news

Premier Peter Gutwein says date could shift if conditions change; five of Victoria’s new cases are from hotel quarantine. Follow liveNSW reports new casesNT issues strict restrictions amid Victoria Covid spikesFollow the global coronavirus liveblogSign up for Guardian Australia’s daily coronavirus emailDownload the free Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 6.32am BST [Cont from previous post]Federation ReformNational Cabinet today agreed that former Director-General of t...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania, Scott Morrison, South Australia, Daniel Andrews, Western Australia, Northern Territory, Cabinet, Australian economy


Coronavirus Australia update: Victoria reports 30 new Covid-19 cases as Woolworths reintroduces national purchase limit on toilet paper – live news

Five of Victoria’s new cases are from hotel quarantine; Northern Territory chief minister says people from areas with spikes will be quarantined at their own cost. Follow liveNSW reports new casesNT issues strict restrictions amid Victoria Covid spikesFollow the global coronavirus liveblogSign up for Guardian Australia’s daily coronavirus emailDownload the free Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 4.34am BST ScoMo is starting on a happy note, celebrating Australia and NZ...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania, Scott Morrison, South Australia, Daniel Andrews, Western Australia, Northern Territory, Nz, Australian economy


Coronavirus Australia update: Victoria reports 30 new Covid-19 cases as NT blocks people coming from hotspots – live news

Five of Victoria’s new cases are from hotel quarantine; Northern Territory chief minister says people from areas with spikes will be quarantined at their own cost. Follow liveNSW reports new casesNT issues strict restrictions amid Victoria Covid spikesFollow the global coronavirus liveblogSign up for Guardian Australia’s daily coronavirus emailDownload the free Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 3.31am BST Here is a little more information on those Sydney ASIO raids, v...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Victoria, Tasmania, Scott Morrison, Virgin Australia, South Australia, Daniel Andrews, Western Australia, Northern Territory


Coronavirus Australia update: NSW reports six new Covid-19 cases as NT blocks people coming from hotspots – live news

Five of the state’s new cases are from hotel quarantine; NT chief minister says people from areas with spikes will be quarantined at their own cost. Follow liveNSW reports new casesNT issues strict restrictions amid Victoria Covid spikesFollow the global coronavirus liveblogSign up for Guardian Australia’s daily coronavirus emailDownload the free Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 2.28am BST Queensland Attorney-General Yvette D’Ath spoke to media earlier, urging reside...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania, Scott Morrison, South Australia, Daniel Andrews, Western Australia, Northern Territory, Australian economy, NSW


Coronavirus Australia update: NT blocks people from Covid hotspots and Virgin Australia bidder Cyrus Capital pulls out – live news

State’s chief minister says people from areas with spikes in cases will be quarantined at their own cost; Bain Capital remains only bidder for embattled airline. Follow liveNT issues strict restrictions amid Victoria Covid spikeCyrus withdraws Virgin Australia offerFollow the global coronavirus liveblogSign up for Guardian Australia’s daily coronavirus emailDownload the free Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 1.10am BST With that, I’ll be handing the blog over to the w...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Iran, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania, Scott Morrison, Tehran, Virgin Australia, South Australia, Daniel Andrews, Western Australia


Coronavirus Australia update: Virgin Australia bidder Cyrus Capital pulls out as second Sydney school closes – live news

Bain Capital remains only bidder for embattled airline; a year 7 student tests positive at a school in Sydney’s south-west. Follow liveCyrus withdraws Virgin Australia offerCamden High School closes after positive Covid-19 testFollow the global coronavirus liveblogSign up for Guardian Australia’s daily coronavirus emailDownload the free Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 12.29am BST From this morning, a huge exclusive from Christopher Knaus on the secretive Bernard Col...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, Fifa, New South Wales, Sydney, Victoria, Tasmania, Scott Morrison, Virgin Australia, South Australia, Daniel Andrews, Western Australia


Coronavirus Australia lastest updates: national cabinet to discuss strategy for outbreaks as second Sydney school closes – live news

Friday’s meeting follows ninth consecutive day of double digit cases in Victoria as year 7 student tests positive at a school in Sydney’s south-west. Follow livePM to discuss reopening arts venues and live entertainmentFollow the global coronavirus liveblogSign up for Guardian Australia’s daily coronavirus emailDownload the free Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 11.15pm BST There is only one potential buyer for Virgin Australia left, as the lengthy process for the air...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, New Zealand, Victoria, Tasmania, Scott Morrison, Virgin Australia, South Australia, Daniel Andrews, Western Australia


Coronavirus Australia update: Victoria revises request for ADF support as 33 new cases recorded in state – live news

The government rescinded an earlier request for support in order for the defence force to assist with testing. Follow liveVictoria revises its call for pandemic supportQantas announces job cuts, restructuring and recapitalisingFollow our global coronavirus live blogDownload the free Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 8.32am BST As we mentioned earlier, today NRL fans will have to show their driver’s licences at stadium gates in NSW as part of biosecurity measures in or...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, US, Australia news, Australian politics, Sydney, Victoria, Melbourne, Scott Morrison, Daniel Andrews, AFL, NRL, Australian economy, Victoria Continue, Gladys Berejiklian


Coronavirus Australia update: Victoria records 33 new cases as Labor targets Morrison over ABC cuts – live news

State’s rise in cases continues as Victorian premier Daniel Andrews announces ‘suburban testing blitz’. Follow liveVictoria’s spike in cases continuesQantas announces job cuts, restructuring and recapitalisingFollow our global coronavirus live blogDownload the free Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 7.25am BST Here are some more details on the Covid situation in Victoria via the state’s Department of Health and Human Services. As we reported earlier, there were 33 new ...
Tags: Health, Business, Labor, Abc, Australia news, Australian politics, Sydney, Victoria, Melbourne, Scott Morrison, Daniel Andrews, Australian economy, Morrison, Department of Health and Human Services, Paul Fletcher, Australian Bureau of Statistics


Coronavirus Australia update: Victoria records 33 new Covid-19 cases and Qantas says it will cut 6,000 jobs – live news

State’s rise in cases continues as Victorian premier Daniel Andrews announces ‘suburban testing blitz’. Follow liveVictoria’s spike in cases continuesQantas announces job cuts, restructuring and recapitalisingFollow our global coronavirus live blogDownload the free Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 2.35am BST Further to that post about the ABS job vacancies is this statement from the bureau:Job vacancies in the private sector fell by 45 per cent, and by 29 per cent in...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Sydney, Qantas, Victoria, Melbourne, Scott Morrison, Daniel Andrews, Australian economy, Australian Bureau of Statistics, Gladys Berejiklian, Coronavirus outbreak


Coronavirus Australia update: Qantas says it will cut 6,000 jobs – live news

Collapse of billions of dollars in revenue leaves little choice, Alan Joyce says. Follow latestQantas announces job cuts, restructuring and recapitalisingFollow our global coronavirus live blogDownload the free Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 12.28am BST It’s Thursday, which means it is ‘Peter Dutton on Ray Hadley love in day’ - but not today!The Sydney radio 2GB shockjock just said Dutton was on leave “for a couple of weeks”. 12.22am BST Some context for the ar...
Tags: Health, Business, Christopher Nolan, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Sydney, Qantas, Melbourne, Scott Morrison, Peter Dutton, Daniel Andrews, Australian economy, Dutton, Alan Joyce, Ray Hadley


Coronavirus Australia latest updates: Sydney school closed as 1,000 troops deploy to Victoria – live

Testing clinic set up for students after a year 2 student tests positive for Covid-19. Follow live 11.27pm BST Dr Tony Bartone is one of the people speaking to the Senate Covid inquiry today.He says sending in the ADF in Victoria gives “a very strong message that this is serious”, (because I guess nothing says serious like military uniforms on the street).We have always said right from the beginning that as we beginto relax those measures in terms of the restrictions that we have had over th...
Tags: Health, Business, Abc, Australia, Senate, Australia news, Australian politics, Sydney, Victoria, Melbourne, Scott Morrison, Daniel Andrews, Australian economy, Zika, ADF, Australian Medical Association


Coronavirus Australia update: defence force to help in Victoria as 20 new Covid-19 cases reported – live news

Retailer responds to Victoria spike as ABC urges against further government budget cuts amid job losses. Follow liveABC announces job cutsTwenty new infections recorded in VictoriaFollow the global coronavirus live blogDownload the free Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 6.22am BST Restrictions will ease on Friday in Tasmania. From noon Friday, up to 250 people will be able to gather indoors in Tasmania, and up to 500 outdoors. Households will only be allowed 20 visito...
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Coronavirus Australia update: Victoria records Covid-19 death and 20 new cases reported – live news

Public broadcaster urges against further government budget cuts as it confirms plan for $40m in savings per year will result in job losses; Victoria records 20th coronavirus death. Follow liveABC announces job cutsTwenty new infections recorded in VictoriaFollow the global coronavirus live blogDownload the free Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 5.23am BST Victoria Health has put out its official update on the Victorian Covid situation:The total number of coronavirus (...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Victoria, Daniel Andrews, Australian economy, Anthony Albanese, Tim Reed, Business Council of Australia, Coronavirus outbreak, Senate Covid, BST Victoria Health


Coronavirus Australia update: ABC to cut 250 jobs as Victoria records Covid-19 death and 20 new cases reported – live news

State’s chief medical officer Brett Sutton confirms a man in his 80s is Victoria’s 20th coronavirus death. Follow liveABC announces job cutsTwenty new infections recorded in VictoriaFollow the global coronavirus live blogDownload the free Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 3.22am BST The ABC has urged the government against pursuing any further budget cuts, as the national broadcaster confirmed its plan for $40m in savings each year would result in job losses and an im...
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