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Australia Covid live update: Gladys Berejiklian confirms 145 new local cases in NSW; Queensland records one new local case; Victoria records 11

NSW records 145 local Covid-19 cases overnight; Josh Frydenberg gives jobkeeper update; Queensland records new local case; Victoria records 11 new local cases, all in isolation. Follow the latest updatesSydney Covid crisis could take months to recedeRestrictions: NSW; Vic; Qld; SA; WA and NT; border restrictionsHotspots: NSW map; Vic list; Qld; WAVaccine rollout tracker; get our free news app; get our morning email briefing 2.21am BST NSW chief health officer Kerry Chant says it’s distressin...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Adelaide, Astrazeneca, Victorian politics, New South Wales politics, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Pfizer


Australia Covid live update: Josh Frydenberg to speak in Melbourne; dozens of exposure sites in Queensland; Victoria records 11 new local cases

Dozens of Queensland exposure sites listed after two positive cases infectious in community; Victoria records 11 new local cases, all in isolation; WA on alert over ship with sick crew; SA to announce end of lockdown. Follow the latest updatesWoman in her 30s among two deaths in NSW as state records 141 new coronavirus casesSydney Covid crisis could take months to recedeRestrictions: NSW; Vic; Qld; SA; WA and NT; border restrictionsHotspots: NSW map; Vic list; Qld; WAVaccine rollout tracker; get...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Adelaide, Victorian politics, New South Wales politics, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Labor party, Melbourne


Australia Covid live update: Victoria records 11 new local cases, all in isolation; SA to announce end of lockdown as Sydney enters week five

Dozens of Queensland exposure sites listed after two positive cases infectious in community; Victoria records 11 new local cases, all in isolation; WA on alert over ship with sick crew; SA to announce end of lockdown. Follow the latest updatesWoman in her 30s among two deaths in NSW as state records 141 new coronavirus casesSydney Covid crisis could take months to recedeRestrictions: NSW; Vic; Qld; SA; WA and NT; border restrictionsHotspots: NSW map; Vic list; Qld; WAVaccine rollout tracker; get...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Adelaide, Victorian politics, New South Wales politics, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Labor party, Melbourne


Australia Covid live update: Victoria records 11 new cases; Anthony Albanese says NSW should have locked down sooner

Labor leader says ‘the lockdown is longer than it would have been had action been taken earlier’ as Sydney lockdown enters fifth week. Follow latest updatesWoman in her 30s among two deaths in NSW as state records 141 new coronavirus casesSydney Covid crisis could take months to recedeRestrictions: NSW; Vic; Qld; SA; WA and NT; border restrictionsHotspots: NSW map; Vic list; Qld; WAVaccine rollout tracker; get our free news app; get our morning email briefing 11.23pm BST Firefighting experts...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Canada, Coalition, Australian politics, New South Wales, Sydney, Adelaide, Victorian politics, New South Wales politics, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Labor party, Scott Morrison


Pressure builds on Morrison over vaccines as SA enters lockdown and Victoria extends Covid restrictions

Anthony Albanese accused the prime minister of going ‘missing’ in a crisis as lockdowns widened and borders closedMore than 13 million Australians are in lockdown and state borders are being slammed shut as the country scrambles to get ahead of a rapidly spreading outbreak of the Delta variant of Covid-19.As Victoria extended its restrictions for another week and South Australia became the latest state to enter into lockdown, Labor ramped up its pressure on the Morrison government, saying the la...
Tags: Labor, World news, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Liberal party, Scott Morrison, South Australia, Anthony Albanese, Morrison, Coronavirus


Covid Australia live news: Victoria premier Dan Andrews provides lockdown update after six new cases; NSW records 97 local cases

Six new cases in Victoria; Sydney records 97 local cases; Queensland to close border to Victoria‘Absolutely confusing’: Sydney businesses plead for certainty over what’s essential work in lockdownVic hotspots; Vic restrictions; NSW hotspots; NSW restrictionsVaccine rollout tracker; get our free news app; get our morning email briefing 4.32am BST Anthony Albanese has given a press conference in Canberra to hammer home his usual message that the federal government had two jobs - quarantine and...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Melbourne, Canberra, Anthony Albanese, NSW, Vic, Albanese, Dan Andrews


‘Not like Tony Abbott’: what kind of PM would Anthony Albanese be?

Albanese has been attacked for seeking to win by attrition, but could he just be Australia’s Joe Biden?Tony Windsor didn’t have much time for Anthony Albanese when he first arrived in Canberra. The former independent from regional New South Wales felt he had the measure of the current Labor leader. “A smart arse, a student politics type,” he says.But Windsor’s perception changed during the 43rd parliament, when he was a kingmaker in the House of Representatives, and Albanese wrangled the daily p...
Tags: Australia, Australia news, House Of Representatives, Coalition, Tony Abbott, Australian politics, New South Wales, Labor party, Canberra, Scott Morrison, Anthony Albanese, Gillard, Tony Windsor, Albanese, Joe Biden?Tony Windsor


Andreessen Horowitz triples down on blockchain startups with massive $2.2 billion Crypto Fund III

While the cryptocurrency market’s most recent hype wave seems to be dying down after a spectacular rise, Andreessen Horowitz’s crypto arm is reaffirming its commitment to startups building blockchain projects with a hulking new $2.2 billion crypto fund. It’s the firm’s largest vertical-specific fund ever — by quite a bit. Andreessen Horowitz’s 2018 crypto fund ushered in $300 million of LP commitments and its second fund, which it closed in April of last year, clocked in at $515 million. The new...
Tags: Google, TC, Technology, Money, Finance, Entrepreneur, Tech, Joe Biden, Andreessen, Nba, Crypto, SEC, Gps, National Basketball Association, Andreessen Horowitz, Cryptocurrencies


Australia politics live: Sydney won’t enter Covid lockdown after 11 new NSW cases; Qld records three new local infections and Victoria one

Victoria turning away people from Sydney hotspots; Queensland warns residents against travel to NSW. Follow latest updatesNSW Covid update: health minister self-isolating‘It’s in the air’: what you need to know about the Delta variantBorder closures and travel bans Sydney prompt ‘mass cancellations’NSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; Australia travel restrictionsDownload the free Guardian app; Get our morning email briefing 5.23am BST Scott Morrison’s dixer is on what the government has done – t...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Speaker, New South Wales politics, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Labor party, Liberal party, Scott Morrison, National party


Australia politics live update: NSW extends mask restrictions after 10 new Covid cases; Barnaby Joyce sworn in as deputy PM

Sydney’s Bondi cluster grows to 21, while Queensland opens borders to Victorians. Follow all the latest updates, liveNSW and ACT coronavirus hotspots; Victoria Covid hotspotsCovid travel restrictions in Australia; Vaccine rollout trackerKatharine Murphy: Barnaby Joyce, the friend of fossil fuels 3.18am BST New South Wales will achieve a quicker-than-expected turnaround from the Covid-19 downturn, with the state expected to be back in the black by 2024-25 with a $466m surplus. In the meantime...
Tags: Australia, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Victoria, Scott Morrison, Barnaby Joyce, Anthony Albanese, Bondi, Menzies, Howard, NSW, Gladys Berejiklian


Australia politics live: Barnaby Joyce sworn in as deputy PM, more Sydney Covid sites named

Follow all the latest updates, liveNSW and ACT coronavirus hotspots; Victoria Covid hotspotsCovid travel restrictions in Australia; Vaccine rollout trackerKatharine Murphy: Barnaby Joyce, the friend of fossil fuels 11.19pm BST Sussan Ley will hold a press conference at 9am.The government is very, very worried about the Unesco draft decision to list the Great Barrier Reef as ‘in danger’. 11.09pm BST Well that was quick. It was almost like Anthony Albanese’s social team had this plannedAus...
Tags: Australia, Australia news, Unesco, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Great Barrier Reef, Victoria, Scott Morrison, Barnaby Joyce, Sussan Ley, Anthony Albanese, Gladys Berejiklian, Coronavirus, Victoria Covid


Online outages as major banks go down; NSW cases rise to four – as it happened

AstraZeneca vaccine now recommended for over-60s; Sydney’s eastern suburbs cluster grows. This blog is now closed. AstraZeneca now only recommended for Australians aged 60 and over in blow to Covid vaccine rollout 9.42am BST That is where we will leave the live blog for Thursday evening.In case you missed it, here’s what made the news: 9.30am BST The Human Rights Law Centre has welcomed the Senate report on Uyghur forced labour. Human Rights Law Centre senior lawyer Freya Dinshaw says:Th...
Tags: Health, Australia, Senate, Australia news, Australian politics, New South Wales, Sydney, Astrazeneca, Victoria, Melbourne, Scott Morrison, Xinjiang, Anthony Albanese, Michael McCormack, Human Rights Law Centre, Coronavirus


Australia politics live: online banking outages as major banks go down; NSW Covid cases rise to four

AstraZeneca vaccine now recommended for over-60s; Sydney’s eastern suburbs cluster grows; Victoria records no new local cases. Follow the latest updates liveSydney’s eastern suburbs cluster grows as Queensland asks residents to reconsider travelNSW Covid hotspots and map; Victoria exposure sites; Qld hotspots listAstraZeneca now only recommended for Australians aged 60 and over in blow to Covid vaccine rollout 7.32am BST The outage affecting a large number of Australian banks, Australia Post...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Astrazeneca, Victoria, Melbourne, Scott Morrison, Anthony Albanese, Michael McCormack, Patricia Karvelas, Dan Tehan, Coronavirus


Australia politics live: Coalition grilled in question time on changed AstraZeneca advice; NSW Covid cases rise to four

AstraZeneca vaccine now recommended for over-60s; Sydney’s eastern suburbs cluster grows; Victoria records no new local cases. Follow the latest updates liveSydney’s eastern suburbs cluster grows as Queensland asks residents to reconsider travelNSW Covid hotspots and map; Victoria exposure sites; Qld hotspots listAstraZeneca now only recommended for Australians aged 60 and over in blow to Covid vaccine rollout 6.18am BST It’s important to repeat that the severe and rare clotting associated w...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Astrazeneca, Victoria, Melbourne, Scott Morrison, Anthony Albanese, University of Sydney, Michael McCormack, Coronavirus, ATAGI


Australia politics live: Coalition grilled on changed AstraZeneca advice as NSW Covid cases rise to four – question time

AstraZeneca vaccine now recommended for over-60s; Sydney’s eastern suburbs cluster grows; Victoria records no new local cases. Follow the latest updates liveSydney’s eastern suburbs cluster grows as Queensland asks residents to reconsider travelNSW Covid hotspots and map; Victoria exposure sites; Qld hotspots listAstraZeneca now only recommended for Australians aged 60 and over in blow to Covid vaccine rollout 5.29am BST The Australian Medical Association says the changes to the Atagi advice...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Astrazeneca, Victoria, Melbourne, Scott Morrison, Anthony Albanese, Ama, Josh Frydenberg, Michael McCormack


Australia politics live: NSW on alert after Sydney Covid cases increase to four, Atagi recommends raising age for AstraZeneca vaccine to 60

NSW Health names new hotspots after more people in eastern suburbs test positive; Victoria records no new local infections. Follow the latest updates liveNew Sydney Covid case visited Bondi venues while potentially contagiousNSW Covid hotspots and map; Victoria exposure sites; Qld hotspots list 4.35am BST Greg Hunt on vaccine hesitancy:Let me just get the latest figures, the latest figures that we have seen is at least 70% of Australians are intending to have a vaccine, I did there was anoth...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, New South Wales, Sydney, Astrazeneca, World Health Organisation, Victoria, Pfizer, Melbourne, Greg Hunt, Scott Morrison, Anthony Albanese, Bondi, NSW


Australia politics live: NSW on alert after four Sydney Covid cases, Atagi recommends raising age for AstraZeneca vaccine to 60

NSW Health names new hotspots after more people in eastern suburbs test positive; Victoria records no new local infections. Follow the latest updates liveNew Sydney Covid case visited Bondi venues while potentially contagiousNSW Covid hotspots and map; Victoria exposure sites; Qld hotspots list 2.28am BST NSW’s chief health officer, Dr Kerry Chant, says the first time the driver received saliva testing was June 15. 2.27am BST It also needs to be stressed that NSW police have not complete...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, New South Wales, Sydney, Astrazeneca, Victoria, Melbourne, Scott Morrison, Anthony Albanese, Bondi, NSW, Michael McCormack, NSW Health, Coronavirus


Australia politics live: NSW on alert after two Sydney Covid cases, Victoria records no new local infections

NSW Health names new hotspots after two people in eastern suburbs test positive. Follow the latest updates liveNew Sydney Covid case visited Bondi venues while potentially contagiousNSW Covid hotspots and map; Victoria exposure sites; Qld hotspots list 12.13am BST Oh, and as Graham Readfearn reports, Australia’s great future in coal includes using Australian coal to make plastic. Related: Adani blasted over ‘toxic’ $4bn plan to use Australian coal to make plastic in India 12.11am BST ...
Tags: Health, Labor, Australia, India, Australia news, Australian politics, New South Wales, Sydney, Victoria, Melbourne, Scott Morrison, Anthony Albanese, Bondi, NSW, Adani, Michael McCormack


Australian politics live: Sydney on alert after two Covid cases, Labor defends gas industry

NSW Health names new hotspots after two people in eastern suburbs test positive New Sydney Covid case visited Bondi venues while potentially contagiousNSW Covid hotspots and map; Victoria exposure sites; Qld hotspots list 11.18pm BST Anthony Albanese spoke to Melbourne radio Triple M yesterday afternoon and didn’t take the bait to criticise Scott Morrison for photos of him at an English pub:Host: OK, let’s get to the G7, if you don’t mind. There seems to be some reasonable stuff going on in ...
Tags: Labor, Australia news, Australian politics, New South Wales, Sydney, Victoria, Melbourne, Scott Morrison, Anthony Albanese, Bondi, Parliament House, Michael McCormack, NSW Health, Coronavirus, New Sydney, Bernard Collaery Rex Patrick


NSW reports positive Covid case visited Bondi; Melbourne travel limit scrapped as Victoria eases restrictions – as it happened

A Sydney man in his 60s who works as a driver, including transporting international flight crew, tests positive. This blog is now closed.New Sydney Covid case visited Bondi venues while potentially contagious 9.49am BST That’s where we will leave the live blog for Wednesday.Here’s what made the news for the day: 9.46am BST Scott Morrison was asked whether Australia would put up more candidates for international posts after former finance minister Mathias Cormann secured the top job at t...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, United States, Coalition, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Victorian politics, WTO, Victoria, OECD, Labor party, Melbourne, Liberal party


Australia live update: NSW reports positive Covid case visited Bondi; Melbourne travel limit scrapped as Victoria eases restrictions

A Sydney man in his 60s who works as a driver, including transporting international flight crew, tests positive. Follow latest updatesVictoria’s Covid restrictions explainedNSW Covid hotspots; Victoria exposure sites; Qld hotspots listResources minister attacks ‘green activists’Nurses choosing better-paid shifts at vaccination hubs adding to crisisVictoria halts Pfizer bookings and locks down Melbourne unit block 7.21am BST Penny Wong is asked about Karen Andrews comments from earlier today ...
Tags: Health, Abc, Australia, Senate, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Victorian politics, Victoria, Pfizer, Labor party, Melbourne, Liberal party


Australia politics live: Melbourne travel limit scrapped as Victoria eases Covid restrictions; Morrison hails UK trade deal

Parliament will sit in Canberra today and Victoria to relax coronavirus restrictions. Follow latest updatesVictoria’s Covid restrictions explainedNSW Covid hotspots; Victoria exposure sites; Qld hotspots listResources minister attacks ‘green activists’Nurses choosing better-paid shifts at vaccination hubs adding to crisisVictoria halts Pfizer bookings and locks down Melbourne unit block 5.23am BST We are back to ‘how much does Michael McCormack not know’ and this time, it is on the vaccine r...
Tags: Health, UK, Australia, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Victorian politics, Victoria, Pfizer, Labor party, Melbourne, Liberal party, Parliament, Canberra


Australia politics live: Morrison hails UK free trade agreement; Victoria records five new local Covid cases

Parliament will sit in Canberra today and Victorians wait to hear if restrictions will be eased further. Follow latest updatesNSW Covid hotspots; Victoria exposure sites; Qld hotspots listResources minister attacks ‘green activists’Nurses choosing better-paid shifts at vaccination hubs adding to crisisVictoria halts Pfizer bookings and locks down Melbourne unit block 12.14am BST Not everyone in the Labor party is in raptures over the UK free trade deal.So-called Aust-UK ‘trade deal’ is just ...
Tags: Health, UK, Labor, Australia, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Victorian politics, Victoria, Pfizer, Labor party, Melbourne, Liberal party, Parliament


Australia politics live: Biloela family reunite in Perth, Victoria records five new local Covid cases

Morrison hails UK free trade agreement; parliament will sit in Canberra today and Victorians wait to hear if restrictions will be eased further. Follow latest updatesResources minister attacks ‘green activists’Nurses choosing better-paid shifts at vaccination hubs adding to crisisVictoria halts Pfizer bookings and locks down Melbourne unit block 11.27pm BST Two of these cases were reported yesterday. All have been linked.Residents in a Southbank apartment block have been placed in lockdown.R...
Tags: UK, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, Pfizer, Melbourne, Canberra, Scott Morrison, Anthony Albanese, Morrison, McMahon, Southbank, Labor and Greens


Australian politics live: Biloela family reunite in Perth, Morrison hails UK free trade agreement

Parliament will sit in Canberra today as Victorians wait to hear if restrictions will be eased further Resources minister attacks ‘green activists’ Nurses choosing better-paid shifts at vaccination hubs adding to crisisVictoria halts Pfizer bookings and locks down Melbourne unit block 10.30pm BST Welcome to Wednesday!It’s another day with Michael McCormack sitting in the PM’s chair for question time, which means it is another day of Labor’s new favourite game, ‘how much does Michael McCormac...
Tags: UK, Labor, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, Pfizer, Melbourne, Parliament, Canberra, Scott Morrison, Anthony Albanese, Michael McCormack, Biloela, Coronavirus


Morning mail: Melbourne lockdown, Afghan evacuation plea, my neighbours the Whitlams

Monday: Victorians await Covid case update with lockdown due to lift on Thursday. Plus: when Gough and Margaret moved in down the road Good morning. It’s Monday 7 June: Melbourne is still in a coronavirus lockdown, a lot of people are in favour of mandatory vaccines for frontline workers, and Meghan and Harry have had another baby. This is Imogen Dewey with the main stories to start your week.Two further cases of local Covid-19 transmission – a resident and a nurse at an aged care home – were id...
Tags: Labor, Harry, Victoria, Melbourne, Western Australia, Anthony Albanese, Meghan, Margaret, Gough, COVID, Imogen Dewey


Anthony Albanese’s Queensland pitch looks to convert ‘ever greater’ state Labor support

Opposition leader to tell Queensland Labor conference traditional industries ‘have a future’ alongside emerging onesAnthony Albanese says Queenslanders are backing Labor at the state level in “ever greater numbers” since the defeat of the Newman government, and he wants to translate that support to the ALP at the federal level.The federal ALP leader will use an address to the party faithful at the Labor conference in Queensland on Saturday to intensify his courtship of voters in a state that wil...
Tags: Labor, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, Queensland, Labor party, Anthony Albanese, Newman, Queensland Labor


Australia coronavirus live: Victoria’s Melbourne lockdown extended; second aged care resident tests positive

Concerns grow over fast-moving Melbourne Covid outbreak amid news positive case visited New South Wales south coastLabor pursues Coalition over vaccines in question timeVictoria’s Covid lockdown restrictions explainedVictoria Covid case alerts and exposure sites; NSW exposure sitesCovid vaccine rollout numbers: tracking vaccination progress 9.27am BST And with that, another hectic day of news comes to an end. Here’s everything that went down today: 9.24am BST Nurses and midwives across s...
Tags: Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, New South Wales, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Melbourne, Scott Morrison, Western Australia, Anthony Albanese, Coronavirus, Melbourne Covid


Australia coronavirus live: Victoria’s Melbourne lockdown extended, Labor pursues Coalition on vaccines in question time

Concerns grow over fast-moving Melbourne Covid outbreak, amid news positive case visited New South Wales south coastVictoria’s Covid lockdown restrictions explainedVictoria Covid case alerts and exposure sites; NSW exposure sitesCovid vaccine rollout numbers: tracking vaccination progress 6.24am BST AAP has a reporter watching defence estimates – here is some of what the hearing covered today:Australia’s defence chiefs have ducked questions on the importance of inclusion in the military afte...
Tags: Labor, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Melbourne, Scott Morrison, Western Australia, Anthony Albanese, Coronavirus, Melbourne Covid


Australia coronavirus live: Victoria extends Melbourne lockdown for another week after six new Covid cases

Concerns grow over fast-moving Melbourne Covid outbreak, amid news positive case visited New South Wales south coastVictoria’s Covid lockdown restrictions explainedVictoria Covid case alerts and exposure sites; NSW exposure sitesCovid vaccine rollout numbers: tracking vaccination progress 3.24am BST If you have been to a tier two or tier three exposure site, it might be worth getting tested.Victorian health minister Martin Foley says there has been unexpected detection of covid in Victoria’s...
Tags: Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, New South Wales, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Melbourne, Scott Morrison, Western Australia, Anthony Albanese, Martin Foley, Coronavirus, Melbourne Covid