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Today show dumps Pauline Hanson for 'divisive' remarks about Melbourne public housing residents

Channel Nine initially promoted One Nation leader’s comments describing people locked down due to coronavirus as ‘drug addicts’ who ‘cannot speak English’• Follow live updates in Monday’s Australia coronavirus blog • Sign up for Guardian Australia’s coronavirus email • Download the free Guardian app to get the most important news notificationsChannel Nine’s Today show has dropped One Nation leader Pauline Hanson as a “regular contributor”, after she described residents of public housing in Melbo...
Tags: Health, Australia, Race, Australia news, Infectious Diseases, Australian politics, Australian television, Victoria, Melbourne, Channel Nine, Nine Entertainment, Pauline Hanson, One Nation, Coronavirus outbreak, notificationsChannel Nine 's Today


Coronavirus Australia live updates: more than 10,000 in Victoria refuse testing as state records 66 new Covid-19 cases

Victorian health minister says more than 10,000 people have refused to be tested for Covid-19. Follow livePeople released from Melbourne hotel quarantine test positive Victoria records 77 new cases as cluster emerges in Melbourne’s northEverything we know about Victoria’s clustersFollow the global coronavirus live blogDownload the Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 7.19am BST A second Black Lives Matter protest will be staged in Adelaide this weekend with organisers ca...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Adelaide, Victoria, Melbourne, Morrison, ATO, BST Labor, Coronavirus outbreak


Coronavirus Australia live updates: Qld to host Victoria AFL teams as state records 66 new Covid-19 cases – latest news

Victorian health minister says more than 10,000 people have refused to be tested for Covid-19. Follow livePeople released from Melbourne hotel quarantine test positive Victoria records 77 new cases as cluster emerges in Melbourne’s northEverything we know about Victoria’s clustersFollow the global coronavirus live blogDownload the Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 4.14am BST We are getting another national Covid-19 update.Prof Michael Kidd, one of the deputy chief med...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, Melbourne, Gladys Berejiklian, Michael Kidd, Don Harwin, Coronavirus outbreak, Victoria AFL


Coronavirus Australia live updates: Victoria records 66 new Covid-19 cases as premier Daniel Andrews provides update

NSW Health is urging residents in the inner-Sydney suburb of Balmain to take note of Covid-19 symptoms after a supermarket worker tested positive. Follow livePeople released from Melbourne hotel quarantine test positive Victoria records 77 new cases as cluster emerges in Melbourne’s northEverything we know about Victoria’s clustersFollow the global coronavirus live blogDownload the Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 2.19am BST More than 10,000 people in Victoria have r...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Victoria, Melbourne, Daniel Andrews, Balmain, NSW Health, Coronavirus outbreak, COVID, Jenny Mikakos


Coronavirus Australia live: Victoria suburbs lockdown continues as Eden-Monaro byelection looms – latest updates

NSW Health is urging residents in the inner-Sydney suburb of Balmain to take note of Covid-19 symptoms after a supermarket worker tested positive. Follow livePeople released from Melbourne hotel quarantine test positive Victoria records 77 new cases as cluster emerges in Melbourne’s northEverything we know about Victoria’s clustersFollow the global coronavirus live blogDownload the Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 1.33am BST On Wednesday, I reported Services Australi...
Tags: Health, Labor, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Victoria, Melbourne, Liberal, Balmain, Kelly, Mike Kelly, John Barilaro, NSW Health


Coronavirus Australia live: Dutton warned over potential contempt as Eden-Monaro looms – latest updates

NSW Health is urging residents in the inner-Sydney suburb of Balmain to take note of Covid-19 symptoms after a supermarket worker tested positive. Follow livePeople released from Melbourne hotel quarantine test positive Victoria records 77 new cases as cluster emerges in Melbourne’s northEverything we know about Victoria’s clustersFollow the global coronavirus live blogDownload the Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 11.26pm BST Paul Karp and Daniel Hurst are continuing...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Victoria, Melbourne, Scott Morrison, Balmain, Guardian Australia, Dutton, Paul Karp, Australian Council of Trade Unions, Daniel Hurst


Coronavirus Australia live: Balmain locals urged to be on virus alert as Eden-Monaro race enters final day – latest updates

NSW Health is urging residents in the inner-Sydney suburb to take note of Covid-19 symptoms after a supermarket worker tested positive. Follow livePeople released from Melbourne hotel quarantine test positive Victoria records 77 new cases as cluster emerges in Melbourne’s northEverything we know about Victoria’s clustersFollow the global coronavirus live blogDownload the Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 10.33pm BST Mathias Cormann has consistently denied rumours he w...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Victoria, Melbourne, Mathias Cormann, Balmain, NSW Health, Phil Coorey, Coronavirus outbreak


Coronavirus Australia live updates: national Covid-19 cases pass 8,000 as Victoria suburbs in lockdown

Prof Michael Kidd says the milestone was passed in the last 24 hours; stay-at-home orders in place for 10 postcodes in Melbourne’s northAustralia passes Covid-19 milestoneVictoria announces number of new casesMelbourne street split down the middle by Covid-19 lockdownEverything we know about Victoria’s clustersFollow the global coronavirus live blogDownload the Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 7.24am BST The new limits, implemented in all Coles stores in Victoria and...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Victoria, Melbourne, Tasmania, Coles, Laverton, Michael Kidd, Deniliquin, Coronavirus outbreak, COVID, Lavington Albury


Coronavirus Australia live updates: 50 Woolworths staff in Sydney isolate as Victoria records 77 new cases and suburbs in lockdown

Precautionary measures come after a worker tested positive for Covid-19; stay-at-home orders in place for 10 postcodes in Melbourne’s northBalmain Woolworths employees ordered to isolateVictoria announces number of new casesMelbourne street split down the middle by Covid-19 lockdownEverything we know about Victoria’s clustersFollow the global coronavirus live blogDownload the Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 5.24am BST Paul Karp has this story:Liberal Eden-Monaro can...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Sydney, Victoria, Melbourne, Woolworths, Paul Karp, Coronavirus outbreak, COVID, Fiona Kotvojs, Liberal Eden Monaro


Coronavirus Australia live updates: Victoria records 77 new cases as 300,000 enter lockdown in Melbourne hotspot suburbs

Stay-at-home orders are now in place for 10 postcodes in city’s north as state steps up action to contain Covid-19Melbourne street split down the middle by Covid-19 lockdownEverything we know about Victoria’s clustersFollow the global coronavirus live blogDownload the Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 2.23am BST For those who woke up in a lockdown, the professor says he understands the frustration, but there is no other option:I understand that frustration. I’m not in...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Victoria, Melbourne, Coronavirus outbreak, COVID


Coronavirus Australia live updates: 300,000 in Victoria enter lockdown in 36 Melbourne hotspot suburbs

Stay-at-home orders are now in place for 10 postcodes in city’s north as state steps up action to contain Covid-19Melbourne street split down the middle by Covid-19 lockdownEverything we know about Victoria’s clustersFollow the global coronavirus live blogDownload the Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 1.16am BST We’re expecting an update from Victoria at 11am. 1.09am BST What’s it like in a locked down suburb at the moment?MUST WATCH: For everyone wondering what h...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Victoria, Melbourne, Coronavirus outbreak, COVID


Coronavirus Australia live: 300,000 Victorians enter lockdown in 36 Melbourne hotspot suburbs – latest updates

Stay-at-home orders are now in place for 10 postcodes in city’s north as state steps up action to contain Covid-19Melbourne street split down the middle by Covid-19 lockdownEverything we know about Victoria’s clustersFollow the global coronavirus live blogDownload the Guardian app to get the most important news notifications 11.17pm BST Meanwhile, The Age has reported some people in Victorian hotspot suburbs tried changing their addresses to avoid being locked down:Residents from Melbourne’s...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Victoria, Melbourne, Josh Frydenberg, Coronavirus outbreak, COVID


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


Victoria's coronavirus spike: what's causing it, and is anyone to blame?

We ask health experts whether what we’re seeing in Melbourne is a ‘second wave’, and why it’s happening thereFollow the coronavirus live blog for the latest updatesDownload the free Guardian app to get the most important news notificationsCoronavirus Australia maps and cases: live numbers and statisticsVictoria is experiencing a concerning rise in Covid-19 cases, with 75 new cases announced on Monday which were identified over the preceding 24 hours, one of the largest overnight jumps for the st...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Australian media, Victoria, Labor party, Melbourne, Daniel Andrews, Coronavirus outbreak, COVID


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



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