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National pandemic exit plan modelling doesn’t examine what happens after restrictions are eased

Critics say national cabinet roadmap appears ‘risky’ with Doherty Institute only considering best strategy for next six monthsCoronavirus Australia vaccine rollout trackerGet our free news app; get our morning email briefingNational cabinet’s pandemic exit strategy only considered modelling for the “transition” phase over the next six months, with the Doherty Institute yet to consider how relaxed restrictions will affect transmission in the community.The federal government on Tuesday released th...
Tags: Health, Australia, World news, Australia news, New South Wales, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Greg Hunt, Scott Morrison, Josh Frydenberg, Doherty Institute, Coronavirus


NSW government delays release of documents due to premier’s departmental staff being locked down

Labor opposition condemns decision to delay requests for papers as ‘completely unacceptable’After delaying sittings of state parliament for at least a month, the New South Wales government has cancelled another transparency process, citing Covid restrictions imposed on staff.Up to 10 “calls for papers” will not be processed because two of the three staff from the premier’s department responsible for sorting through the papers produced by departments are locked down in Covid-19 hotspot local gove...
Tags: Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, New South Wales, Sydney


Experts’ modelling for vaccination targets released – as it happened

Gladys Berejiklian can’t say whether cases have ‘peaked’, as Queensland records 16 cases. This blog is now closedMost Australians comfortable with vaccination passports for domestic travel and venues, poll revealsSome Australians turned away from getting Covid vaccine because of register errorsNSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; border restrictions; Qld hotspotsVaccine rollout tracker; get our free news app; get our morning email briefing 9.28am BST We’ll leave it there for now. Thanks for follo...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Queensland politics, Brisbane, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Labor party, Scott Morrison, Australian economy, Anthony Albanese


Hundreds of health workers in isolation as Delta hits Australian state of Queensland

Outbreak forces millions into lockdown in the sunshine state as New South Wales races to administer 6m doses amid Covid surgeSee all our coronavirus coverageHundreds of critical health workers in the Australian state of Queensland have gone into isolation as the country battles a growing Delta outbreak, while New South Wales raced to administer 6m vaccine doses before the scheduled end of lockdown in less than four week’s time.Queensland’s chief health officer, Dr Jeannette Young, said health wo...
Tags: Science, World news, Australia news, Infectious Diseases, Queensland, Delta, New South Wales, Jeannette Young, Queensland Children, Coronavirus


Morrison reveals modelling for Covid vaccine targets; NSW confirms 199 new local cases; Qld records 16 – politics live

Scott Morrison releases Doherty Institute modelling on vaccine targets; Berejiklian can’t say whether cases have ‘peaked’ as NSW confirms 199 new local cases, 50 infectious in the community; Queensland records 16 new Covid cases. Follow latest updatesMost Australians comfortable with vaccination passports for domestic travel and venues, poll revealsSome Australians turned away from getting Covid vaccine because of register errorsNSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; border restrictions; Qld hotspotsVa...
Tags: Health, Business, Labor, Australia, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Queensland politics, Brisbane, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Labor party, Scott Morrison


Morrison discusses Covid vaccine targets; NSW confirms 199 new local cases; Qld records 16 cases – politics live

Berejiklian can’t say whether cases have ‘peaked’ as NSW confirms 199 new local cases, 50 infectious in the community; Queensland records 16 new Covid cases; Qantas temporarily stands down 2,500 workers; Victoria records four new cases. Follow latest updatesMost Australians comfortable with vaccination passports for domestic travel and venues, poll revealsSome Australians turned away from getting Covid vaccine because of register errorsNSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; border restrictions; Qld hot...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, Queensland, Delta, New South Wales, Sydney, Queensland politics, Brisbane, Qantas, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Labor party


NSW Covid update confirms 199 new local cases; Qld records 16 cases; parliament resumes – politics live

NSW confirms 199 new local cases, 50 infectious in the community; Queensland records 16 new Covid cases; Qantas temporarily stands down 2,500 workers; Victoria records four new cases. Follow latest updatesMost Australians comfortable with vaccination passports for domestic travel and venues, poll revealsSome Australians turned away from getting Covid vaccine because of register errorsNSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; border restrictions; Qld hotspotsVaccine rollout tracker; get our free news app; ...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Queensland politics, Brisbane, Qantas, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Labor party, Scott Morrison, Australian economy


Queensland records 16 new Covid cases; parliament resumes; Westmead hospital worker tests positive – politics live

Qantas temporarily stands down 2,500 workers; Victoria records four new Covid cases; Anthony Albanese wants the Morrison government to provide a one-off $300 payment to every person who has been fully vaccinated by 1 December. Follow latest updatesMost Australians comfortable with vaccination passports for domestic travel and venues, poll revealsNSW premier won’t speculate on lockdown’s end but says vaccination is key to ‘freedoms’Queensland update: lockdown extended until Sunday after 13 new De...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Brisbane, Qantas, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Labor party, Scott Morrison, Australian economy, Anthony Albanese


‘I am still waiting’: some Australians turned away from getting Covid vaccine because of register errors

More reports have emerged of problems with the national vaccine register, causing confusion and frustrationVaccine rollout tracker; get our morning email briefingIncorrect or missing records on the national immunisation register are causing some people to be turned away from getting a Covid-19 vaccine in locked-down Sydney, while others are being wrongly recorded as receiving the “hepatitis” jab or no vaccination at all.On Saturday, Guardian Australia reported that Sydney bus driver Ke Hua was w...
Tags: Australia, Australia news, Infectious Diseases, New South Wales, Sydney, Vaccines and immunisation, Greg Hunt, Western Australia, Coronavirus, Royal Prince Alfred, Ke Hua


Australia politics live: parliament resumes; Victoria records four new Covid cases; Westmead hospital worker tests positive

Anthony Albanese wants the Morrison government to provide a one-off $300 payment to every person who has been fully vaccinated by 1 December. Follow latest updatesNSW premier won’t speculate on lockdown’s end but says vaccination is key to ‘freedoms’Queensland update: lockdown extended until Sunday after 13 new Delta casesMost Australians comfortable with vaccination passports for domestic travel and venues, poll revealsNSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; border restrictions; Qld hotspotsVaccine rol...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Queensland politics, Brisbane, New South Wales politics, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Labor party, Scott Morrison


Australia politics live: Labor calls for cash for Covid jabs as parliament returns; Westmead hospital worker tests positive

Anthony Albanese wants the Morrison government to provide a one-off $300 payment to every person who has been fully vaccinated by 1 December. Follow latest updatesNSW premier won’t speculate on lockdown’s end but says vaccination is key to ‘freedoms’Queensland update: lockdown extended until Sunday after 13 new Delta casesMost Australians comfortable with vaccination passports for domestic travel and venues, poll revealsNSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; border restrictions; Qld hotspotsVaccine rol...
Tags: Health, Business, Labor, Australia, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Queensland politics, Brisbane, New South Wales politics, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Labor party


Australia: The Future Of Gas In NSW - Jones Day

The New South Wales Government recently announced that the land available for gas exploration will be significantly reduced.
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Calls to end ‘indiscriminate deaths’ after report reveals NSW shark nets kill a turtle every 20 days

Just over 10% of marine animals found dead or alive in nets from Newcastle to Wollongong are the target species, figures revealA turtle is found dead on average every 20 days in a shark net lining beaches in and around Sydney, new data shows.The annual report on 51 shark nets running from Newcastle to Wollongong shows 40 of the 375 animals found dead or alive in nets in the latest season were its target species: white, bull and tiger sharks. Continue reading...
Tags: Animals, Australia news, Wildlife, Marine Life, Oceans, Newcastle, New South Wales, Sydney, Sharks, Wollongong


‘People need an end date’: NSW businesses call for path out of pandemic to include vaccination incentives

Committee for Sydney says freedoms need to be linked to Covid lockdown exit plan to combat hesitancyBusinesses want incentives for vaccinated New South Wales residents to be included in the state’s path out of lockdown, amid concerns “passive” targets will not drive up vaccination rates fast enough.The Committee for Sydney says its 60 member organisations in hospitality, entertainment, construction and universities are calling for people who have been vaccinated to be rewarded with earlier freed...
Tags: Australia news, New South Wales, Sydney, Vaccines and immunisation, Coronavirus, Committee for Sydney


Australia Covid live update: some children aged 12 to 15 eligible for vaccine; NSW confirms 207 cases and 15th death; Qld records 13 cases and extends lockdown

NSW records 15th death; Queensland announces business support package as it extends lockdown in 11 LGAs until Sunday; South Australia restrictions eased; Victoria records two local cases; 300 ADF troops start patrolling in Sydney. Follow latest updatesVideo – NSW aged care outbreak affects 18 patients, Berejiklian saysNSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; Qld Covid hotspots; Qld restrictionsVaccine rollout tracker; get our free news app; get our morning email briefing 7.21am BST The health ministe...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Coalition, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Australian police and policing, Brisbane, Australian military, New South Wales politics, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Labor party, Melbourne, Liberal party


Australia Covid live update: NSW confirms 207 local cases and 15th death; Qld records 13 cases and extends lockdown; SA eases restrictions; two Victoria cases

NSW records 15th death; Queensland announces business support package as it extends lockdown in 11 LGAs until Sunday; South Australia restrictions eased; Victoria records two local cases; 300 ADF troops start patrolling in Sydney. Follow latest updatesNSW reports 239 new cases and seven ICU patients in their 20sVideo – NSW aged care outbreak affects 18 patients, Berejiklian saysNSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; Qld Covid hotspots; Qld restrictionsVaccine rollout tracker; get our free news app; get...
Tags: Health, Australia, US, Australia news, Coalition, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Australian police and policing, Brisbane, Australian military, New South Wales politics, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Labor party, Melbourne


Australia Covid live update: NSW confirms 207 local cases and 15th death; Queensland records 13 cases and extends lockdown; two cases in Victoria

NSW records 15th death; Queensland announces business support package as it extends lockdown in 11 LGAs until Sunday; Victoria records two local cases; 300 ADF troops start patrolling and door-knocking in Sydney. Follow latest updatesNSW reports 239 new cases and seven ICU patients in their 20sNSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; Qld Covid hotspots; Qld restrictionsVaccine rollout tracker; get our free news app; get our morning email briefing 2.29am BST Gladys Berejiklian on the 80% vaccination t...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Coalition, Queensland, Delta, New South Wales, Sydney, Australian police and policing, Brisbane, Australian military, New South Wales politics, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Labor party, Melbourne


Australia Covid live update: Queensland extends lockdown to Sunday after 13 cases; two cases in Victoria; army hits the streets in Sydney

Queensland extends lockdown in 11 LGAs until Sunday; Victoria records two local cases; Shane Warne tests positive for Covid; 300 ADF troops start patrolling and door-knocking in Sydney. Follow latest updatesNSW reports 239 new cases and seven ICU patients in their 20sNSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; Qld Covid hotspots; Qld restrictionsVaccine rollout tracker; get our free news app; get our morning email briefing 1.28am BST Dr Jeannette Young is asked about AstraZeneca and says:That’s somethin...
Tags: Health, UK, Indonesia, Australia, Australia news, Coalition, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Australian police and policing, Brisbane, Australian military, Astrazeneca, New South Wales politics, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria


New Sydney LGA Covid lockdown restrictions and update to regional NSW coronavirus rules explained

Covid restrictions extended for greater Sydney, with 8 LGAs in hard lockdown, including stricter mask rules and a 5km radius travel limit. Some restrictions have been eased with some construction to resume and a singles bubble introduced, while lockdown lifts in Orange. Here’s the full list of what you can and can’t do in NSWFull list and map of NSW hotspots and Covid exposure sitesFollow our Covid live blog for the latest updatesOther restrictions: Vic; Qld; SA; border restrictionsVaccine rollo...
Tags: Health, Australia news, Infectious Diseases, New South Wales, Sydney, Campbelltown, Vic, Georges River, Coronavirus


Australia Covid live update: army hits the streets in Sydney; aged care outbreak; parliament to return

The 300 ADF troops will reinforce the efforts of police, patrolling and door-knocking to ensure people are complying with coronavirus restrictions. Follow latest updatesNSW reports 239 new cases and seven ICU patients in their 20sNSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; Qld Covid hotspots; Qld restrictionsVaccine rollout tracker; get our free news app; get our morning email briefing 11.15pm BST On the vaccination program, Scott Morrison says;We had those early problems, we’ve got on top of that we tu...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Coalition, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Australian police and policing, Brisbane, Australian military, New South Wales politics, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Labor party, Melbourne, Liberal party


Coronavirus live news: UK chancellor ‘pushes PM to relax holiday rules’; Pfizer and Moderna raise price of Covid jabs for EU, reports say

Latest updates: Rishi Sunak says restrictions ‘out of step’ with international rivals, according to media reports; both vaccine makers raise cost of jabsUber and Deliveroo discounts to lure young in England to get jabbedHerd immunity: could Covid be on the run in the UK?Florida records largest one-day case total since start of pandemicCovid caution dampens heady promise of ‘freedom day’ in EnglandAustralian Sky News banned from YouTube for seven days over Covid disinformation 12.59pm BST Pfi...
Tags: UK, England, Science, Australia, Eu, European Union, UK News, World news, Infectious Diseases, New South Wales, Boris Johnson, Pfizer, Sky News, Alan Jones, Daily Telegraph, Pfizer Inc


Australia Covid live update: NSW records 239 new cases as Queensland reports nine; 4.5m vaccine doses administered nationwide in July

Australia administers 4.5m vaccine doses in July, Prof Michael Kidd says. Queensland reports nine new cases of Covid-19 as three million people across the state begin their first full day in lockdown; Victoria records four new local cases. Follow all the day’s newsNSW reports 239 new cases and seven ICU patients in their 20sNSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; Qld Covid hotspots; Qld restrictionsOther restrictions: Vic; SA; border restrictionsHow do you convince someone to get vaccinated?‘A lottery w...
Tags: Health, Science, Australia, Australia news, Medical Research, Infectious Diseases, Microbiology, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Brisbane, New South Wales politics, Victoria, Melbourne, Vic, Gladys Berejiklian


Australia Covid update: NSW reports 239 new cases and seven ICU patients in their 20s

Gladys Berejiklian says higher vaccination rates the ‘only way to live with Delta’ as Queensland cluster grows to 18 on first day of snap lockdownFollow our Covid live blog for the latest updatesNSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; Qld Covid hotspots; Qld restrictions How do you convince someone to get vaccinated?Australian Covid survivors speak outVaccine rollout tracker; get our free news app; get our morning email briefingGladys Berejiklian says New South Wales plans to break vaccination records t...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Queensland, Delta, New South Wales, Sydney, Brisbane, New South Wales politics, Victoria, NSW, Gladys Berejiklian, Berejiklian, Coronavirus


Sky News Australia banned from YouTube for seven days over Covid misinformation

Digital giant issues strike after channel posted videos denying the existence of Covid and encouraging people to use discredited medicationFollow our Covid live blog for the latest updatesVaccine rollout tracker; get our free news app; get our morning email briefingSky News Australia has been banned from uploading content to YouTube for seven days after violating its medical misinformation policies by posting numerous videos which denied the existence of Covid-19 or encouraged people to use hydr...
Tags: Health, Science, Media, Australia, Youtube, Australia news, Medical Research, Infectious Diseases, New South Wales, Australian media, Alan Jones, Daily Telegraph, Sky News Australia, Coronavirus, COVID


Australia Covid live update: NSW records 239 new cases as Queensland reports nine on first full day of lockdown

Queensland reports nine new cases of Covid-19 as three million people across the state begin their first full day in lockdown; Victoria records four new local cases. Follow all the day’s newsNSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; border restrictionsQueensland Covid hotspots; Qld restrictionsOther restrictions: NSW; Vic; SA; border restrictionsHow do you convince someone to get vaccinated?‘A lottery who ends up in hospital’: Australian Covid survivors speak outSydney anti-lockdown protest blocked as org...
Tags: Health, Science, Australia, Australia news, Medical Research, Infectious Diseases, Microbiology, Queensland, Delta, New South Wales, Sydney, Brisbane, Astrazeneca, New South Wales politics, Victoria, Melbourne


Australia: Sexual offences against children in New South Wales - Lamont Law

It has been categorically proven that children under the age of 16 years old are unable to consent to any sexual conduct.
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Australia Covid live update: Queensland braces for more cases on first full day of lockdown; Victoria records four new cases

Queensland authorities expect case numbers and exposure sites to grow today as three million across the state begin their first full day in lockdown; Victoria has recorded four new local cases. Follow all the day’s newsNSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; border restrictionsVaccine rollout tracker; get our free news app; get our morning email briefing 12.15am BST Lt Gen John Frewen, who leads the national Covid vaccine taskforce, has been interviewed on Sky News. Sky News’ Andrew Clennell asked F...
Tags: Health, Science, Australia, Australia news, Medical Research, Infectious Diseases, Microbiology, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Brisbane, Astrazeneca, Victoria, Pfizer, Melbourne, Gladys Berejiklian


NSW reports 210 cases as protesters a no-show; Queensland announces snap lockdown – as it happened

New South Wales records 210 new locally acquired cases of coronavirus – two-thirds in people under 40 – as police set up over anti-lockdown protest; Queensland locks down 11 LGAs from 4pm today after six new cases. Follow the latest newsQueensland snap lockdown: latest restrictions explainedState v state: war of words heats up over Sydney and Melbourne lockdownsFrom social distancing bracelets to vaccine priority: how NSW supermarkets are tackling CovidNSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; border re...
Tags: Health, Science, Australia news, Infectious Diseases, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Melbourne, Tasmania, NSW, Peter Gutwein, Coronavirus


Covid Australia live update: NSW reports 210 cases as protesters a no-show; Queensland announces snap lockdown

New South Wales records 210 new locally acquired cases of coronavirus – two-thirds in people under 40 – as police set up over anti-lockdown protest; Queensland locks down 11 LGAs from 4pm today after six new cases. Follow the latest newsQueensland snap lockdown: latest restrictions explainedState v state: war of words heats up over Sydney and Melbourne lockdownsFrom social distancing bracelets to vaccine priority: how NSW supermarkets are tackling CovidNSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; border re...
Tags: Health, Science, Australia, Australia news, Infectious Diseases, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Melbourne, Tasmania, NSW, Royce Kurmelovs, Peter Gutwein, Coronavirus


Sydney anti-lockdown protest blocked as organisers vow to regroup in August

Anti-lockdown protests planned in Sydney fail to materialise as police enforce exclusion zoneFollow our coronavirus live blogNSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; border restrictionsQld Covid restrictions and lockdown: Brisbane and regional Queensland coronavirus rules explainedVccine rollout tracker; get our free news app; get our morning email briefingAnti-lockdown protests planned in Sydney on Saturday failed to materialise, with police confident a city-wide crackdown on movement and checkpoints en...
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