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Coronavirus live news: Victoria in Australia adds 303 cases as restrictions tighten in Europe

Australian death toll stands at 379; France removed from UK travel corridor; Greece and Croatia impose midnight curfew on bars and restaurants France could add British visitors to quarantine list after UK measuresUK adds France to Covid-19 14-day quarantine list‘Critical moment’: Spain sees cases rise againUS coronavirus death toll ‘to hit 200,000 by Labor Day’ 2.29am BST Andrews is asked when he last had a day off:I couldn’t tell you. I don’t know. I don’t stop because this virus doesn’t st...
Tags: Europe, UK, Science, Greece, Australia, France, Spain, World news, Medical Research, Infectious Diseases, Microbiology, Croatia, Victoria, Melbourne, Andrews, COVID


France infections accelerate; Spain to close nightclubs and ban public smoking – as it happened

France reports more than 2,800 new infections in another new post-lockdown record; Spain announces 11 new measures; Italy to test travellers from Spain, Croatia, Malta and Greece. This blog is now closedFollow today’s coronavirus blogFrance could add British visitors to quarantine list after UK measuresUK adds France to Covid-19 14-day quarantine list‘Critical moment’: Spain sees cases rise again US coronavirus death toll ‘to hit 200,000 by Labor Day’ 12.48am BST The Australian prime ministe...
Tags: UK, Science, Greece, France, US, Spain, UK News, World news, Australia news, US news, Infectious Diseases, Italy, Sydney, Victoria, Melbourne, Scott Morrison


Letters to a lost son: 'The war didn't end for everyone in 1945' | Erica Cervini

Writing to her missing son was an act of longing and hope, but the years of silence took their toll on my great-great grandmotherSeventy-five years ago on 15 August 1945 Japan surrendered, bringing the second world war to an end. My great-aunt Faye, who was 23 at the time and living in Melbourne, described how the day unfolded in an exercise book she used as a diary:“Soon after I started work the announcement of the end of the war was made so we were given the rest of the day off and tomorrow as...
Tags: Japan, Australia news, Second world war, Melbourne, Faye, Erica Cervini


Two women charged with negligent manslaughter over Melbourne homebirth

A coroner found Caroline Lovell died after giving birth to a healthy baby girl in a birthing pool in her lounge roomTwo women have been charged with negligent manslaughter over a fatal Melbourne homebirth more than eight years ago.Caroline Emily Lovell, 36, died after giving birth in a birthing pool in the lounge room of her Watsonia home in January 2012. Continue reading...
Tags: Health, Australia news, Melbourne, Crime - Australia, Caroline Lovell, Caroline Emily Lovell


Coronavirus Australia live update: Ruby Princess inquiry finds NSW Health made 'serious errors', while Victoria records 14 deaths and 372 new Covid cases

Inquiry’s final report finds NSW Health panel effectively ‘did nothing’ over cruise ship; agriculture minister calls for federal approach to border rules; NSW records nine new cases. Follow the latest news and updates‘Serious errors’ by NSW Health on Ruby PrincessAnother 14 deaths and 372 new cases in Victoria Follow our global live blogAustralian stats interactive; Vic cases map; NSW cases map; NSW hotspots listState by state Covid restrictions; Melbourne stage 4 restrictions; Vic stage 3 rule...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Victorian politics, New South Wales politics, Victoria, Melbourne, South Australia, Daniel Andrews, Western Australia, Wuhan, NSW, Vic


Coronavirus Australia live update: Victoria records 14 deaths and 372 new Covid cases as NSW releases Ruby Princess report

Agriculture minister calls for federal approach to border rules; NSW records nine new cases. Follow the latest news and updatesAnother 14 deaths and 372 new cases in Victoria Follow our global live blogAustralian stats interactive; Vic cases map; NSW cases map; NSW hotspots listState by state Covid restrictions; Melbourne stage 4 restrictions; Vic stage 3 rulesSign up for Guardian Australia’s coronavirus email 7.31am BST Walker said there were “basic mistakes” made in the public health prot...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Victorian politics, New South Wales politics, Victoria, Melbourne, South Australia, Daniel Andrews, Western Australia, Carnival, NSW, Walker


I thought Melbourne's cafes were pretentious. Now I'd do anything to have them back | Johanna Leggatt

There is no viable substitute for them, and when cafes do reopen, I owe them big timeBreak-ups are never easy, but some are harder than others.During the dumpster fire that has been life in Melbourne’s lockdown 2.0, I’ve been forced to reflect on a relationship I took for granted, nitpicked at, maybe even gaslighted – until the unthinkable happened and they broke up with me. Continue reading...
Tags: Life and style, Australia news, Melbourne, Australian food and drink, Johanna Leggatt


Coronavirus Australia live update: Victoria premier Daniel Andrews holds daily press conference as state records 372 new Covid cases

Agriculture minister calls for federal approach to border rules; NSW records nine new cases. Follow the latest news and updatesAnother 14 deaths and 372 new cases in Victoria Follow our global live blogAustralian stats interactive; Vic cases map; NSW cases map; NSW hotspots listState by state Covid restrictions; Melbourne stage 4 restrictions; Vic stage 3 rulesSign up for Guardian Australia’s coronavirus email 3.34am BST There has been a bit of chatter about asymptomatic cases, lately.Profe...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Victorian politics, New South Wales politics, Victoria, Melbourne, South Australia, Daniel Andrews, Western Australia, Geelong, NSW, Vic


Cocktail Friday – Melbourne Mule

When it comes to The Local issue, there is no doubt, this month, Victoria is doing it a little tough. So we decided, it needed its own special cocktail to send a little sunshine its way. And what could be more Melbourne than a coffee laden cocktail? We found this recipe from the cold brew coffee liqueur wizards, Mr Black and taste-tested it ourselves for this week’s cocktail Friday. And the votes are in – it’s a winner! Continue reading Cocktail Friday – Melbourne Mule
Tags: Wedding, Victoria, Melbourne, Black, Made, Cocktail Friday, Melbourne Mule


Coronavirus Australia live update: Victoria records 14 deaths and 372 new Covid cases as NSW awaits Ruby Princess report

Agriculture minister calls for federal approach to border rules; NSW on alert over community transmission. Follow the latest news and updatesFollow our global live blogAustralian stats interactive; Vic cases map; NSW cases map; NSW hotspots listState by state Covid restrictions; Melbourne stage 4 restrictions; Vic stage 3 rulesSign up for Guardian Australia’s coronavirus email 12.33am BST I have just heard from a reader who told me her 70-year-old mum had her windscreen wipers vandalised bec...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Victorian politics, New South Wales politics, Victoria, Melbourne, South Australia, Daniel Andrews, Western Australia, Paul Kelly, NSW, Vic


Coronavirus Australia live update: tension over Victoria borders as NSW awaits Ruby Princess report

Agriculture minister calls for federal approach to border rules; NSW on alert over community transmission. Follow the latest news and updatesFollow our global live blogAustralian stats interactive; Vic cases map; NSW cases map; NSW hotspots listState by state Covid restrictions; Melbourne stage 4 restrictions; Vic stage 3 rulesSign up for Guardian Australia’s coronavirus email 11.27pm BST Keeping all the fingers and things crossed."It's looking really good in Melbourne now ... it's looking r...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Victorian politics, New South Wales politics, Victoria, Melbourne, South Australia, Daniel Andrews, Western Australia, NSW, Vic, Catherine Bennett


Morning mail: towers lockdown condemned, Israel 'peace deal', Coalition split on uni fees

Friday: Health expert who worked on Melbourne public housing lockdown calls it ‘dehumanising’. Plus: cruise ships to avoid VeniceGood morning, this is Richard Parkin bringing you the main stories and must-reads on Friday 14 August. Continue reading...
Tags: Israel, Melbourne, Richard Parkin


Trans-Tasman travel bubble 'on pause' amid new Covid outbreaks across Pacific

Australia and New Zealand committed to plan, Australian minister says, but it may be delayed until after NZ election Australian stats interactive; Vic cases mapState by state Covid restrictions; Melbourne stage 4 restrictions; Vic stage 3 rulesSign up for Guardian Australia’s coronavirus emailA Trans-Tasman bubble allowing travel between Australia and New Zealand is “on pause” after new Covid-19 outbreaks, and may be delayed until after NZ’s general election, possibly until next year.Australia’s...
Tags: Australia, World news, Australia news, Asia Pacific, Air transport, New Zealand, Melbourne, Pacific, Fiji, Nz, Guardian Australia, Vic, Pacific Islands, Coronavirus outbreak, Pacific Alex Hawke


Coronavirus: Australia encouraged by drop in new Covid-19 cases

Daily new infections fall to their lowest level since 20 July, as Melbourne remains worst-hit.
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New to Stream: Acorn TV’s September 2020 Lineup

New to Stream: Acorn TV’s September 2020 Lineup Acorn TV has announced its upcoming lineup for the month of September, including the brand-new Acorn TV Original psychological thriller The Sounds, starring Rachelle Lefevre (Proven Innocent, Under the Dome), Matt Whelan (Narcos) and Matt Nable (Arrow), as well as the second season of the Acorn TV Exclusive series Bang, the acclaimed gritty Welsh/English thriller starring Catrin Stewart (Stella). PB = PB || {}; ...
Tags: UK, TV, New York, Movies, Bbc, Fbi, Britain, Broadway, New Zealand, TV News, Streaming, Harry, Edinburgh, Norway, Melbourne, Maggie


Coronavirus Australia live update: 'Disaster' to use private security guards for hotel quarantine, says NZ deputy prime minister Winston Peters

NSW authorities are concerned about a number of Covid-19 cases in the past six weeks where the source was unknown. Follow liveOne death reported in New South WalesFollow our global blog liveAustralian stats interactive; Vic cases map; NSW cases map; NSW hotspots listState by state Covid restrictions; Melbourne stage 4 restrictions; Vic stage 3 rulesSign up for Guardian Australia’s coronavirus email 8.26am BST Australian health officials say the national medical stockpile now contains - or wi...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, Melbourne, Tasmania, South Australia, Daniel Andrews, Western Australia, Northern Territory, Nz, Australian economy, Department Of Health


Coronavirus Australia live update: Victoria records 278 Covid cases and eight deaths as one death and 12 cases recorded in NSW

NSW authorities are concerned about a number of Covid-19 cases in the past six weeks where the source was unknown. Follow liveOne death reported in New South WalesFollow our global blog liveAustralian stats interactive; Vic cases map; NSW cases map; NSW hotspots listState by state Covid restrictions; Melbourne stage 4 restrictions; Vic stage 3 rulesSign up for Guardian Australia’s coronavirus email 2.24am BST As we wait for the ABS labour force statistics (due in less than 10 minutes) this i...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Queensland, New South Wales, New Zealand, Victoria, Melbourne, Tasmania, South Australia, Daniel Andrews, Western Australia, Northern Territory, Australian economy, Cadbury


Coronavirus Australia live update: Victoria records 278 Covid cases and eight deaths as one death reported in NSW

NSW authorities are concerned about a number of Covid-19 cases in the past six weeks where the source was unknown. Follow liveOne death reported in New South WalesFollow our global blog liveAustralian stats interactive; Vic cases map; NSW cases map; NSW hotspots listState by state Covid restrictions; Melbourne stage 4 restrictions; Vic stage 3 rulesSign up for Guardian Australia’s coronavirus email 1.24am BST We had fireworks to celebrate the end of 2019. I’m just saying.But yes, it it has b...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Russia, Australia news, Queensland, New South Wales, New Zealand, Victoria, Melbourne, Tasmania, South Australia, Daniel Andrews, Western Australia, Northern Territory, Australian economy


Coronavirus Australia live update: Victoria records 278 Covid cases and eight deaths as anxiety grows over NSW mystery cases

NSW authorities are concerned about a number of Covid-19 cases in the past six weeks where the source was unknown. Follow live Australian stats interactive; Vic cases map; NSW cases map; NSW hotspots listState by state Covid restrictions; Melbourne stage 4 restrictions; Vic stage 3 rulesSign up for Guardian Australia’s coronavirus email 12.24am BST Today’s Inquiry into the Victorian Government’s Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic has started off with a little spice, in fact, 90 second in and ...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, Melbourne, Tasmania, South Australia, Daniel Andrews, Western Australia, Northern Territory, Australian economy, Anthony Albanese, NSW


Coronavirus Australia live update: anxiety grows over NSW mystery cases as curve begins to flatten in Victoria – latest news

NSW authorities are concerned about a number of Covid-19 cases in the past six weeks where the source was unknown. Follow live Australian stats interactive; Vic cases map; NSW cases map; NSW hotspots listState by state Covid restrictions; Melbourne stage 4 restrictions; Vic stage 3 rulesSign up for Guardian Australia’s coronavirus email 11.33pm BST It’s not all doom and gloom, thankfully After they closed in March, staff from Melbourne’s Yarra Plenty libraries pulled from their database the ...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Queensland, New South Wales, Medicare, Victoria, Melbourne, Tasmania, South Australia, Daniel Andrews, Western Australia, Northern Territory, Australian economy, Ama


Watch this seal play with their lunch in a Melbourne river

This seal played with its meal while waddling in the Maribyrnong River in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia on August 10. “This isn’t the first time a seal has made an appearance in Melbourne’s rivers, but it’s certainly the first time I’ve seen a seal in this river, which I have been frequenting daily for the past two years,” local woman Alicia Pavlis who filmed footage of the event, wrote in a blog post. “The cute critter splashed around and smacked it’s catch against the water’s surface over ...
Tags: Video, News, Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria Australia, Alicia Pavlis, Maribyrnong River


Coronavirus Australia latest updates: anxiety grows over NSW mystery cases as curve begins to flatten in Victoria – live news

NSW authorities are concerned about a number of Covid-19 cases in the past six weeks where the source was unknown. Follow liveAustralian stats interactive; Vic cases map; NSW cases map; NSW hotspots listState by state Covid restrictions; Melbourne stage 4 restrictions; Vic stage 3 rulesSign up for Guardian Australia’s coronavirus email 10.33pm BST I can’t tell you how many emails I have had from people on that very issue Elias is reporting on.The ability to just jump on a plane and fly home ...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, Melbourne, Tasmania, South Australia, Daniel Andrews, Western Australia, Northern Territory, Australian economy, NSW, Vic


Horyzen Tactical’s Universal 9/40 Pistol Magazine Carrier

Horyzen Tactical is an Australian company based in Melbourne, Victoria. They specialize in creating Kydex holders for magazines, and other shooting accessories. Horyzen Tactical have recently released their first pistol magazine carrier called the Universal 9/40. The Universal 9/40, as you might have guessed, is designed to fit any double-stack 9×19 Luger or .40 S&W […] Read More … The post Horyzen Tactical’s Universal 9/40 Pistol Magazine Carrier appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Companies, Magazines, Melbourne, Daily News, Luger, Shooting Accessories, Holster, Horyzen, Horyzen Tactical, Mag Carrier, Universal 9/40, Pistol Magazine Carrier


Comment on kachumber cooler by Karen

Hi Deb Your post really moved me, as did your article about school resumption in the NYT – until the current 2nd wave that we are experiencing in the southern parts of Australia at the moment, Covid didn’t really feel like it affected us as much as everywhere else. Whilst I am 2,000km removed from the current Covid issues the country is experiencing (and we are relatively safe at the moment), I am heartsick at what my friends in Melbourne are going through – even though we have been lucky enough...
Tags: Food, Australia, US, Karen, Melbourne, Floyd Cardoz, Kachumber Cooler, Cardox


Australia's Covid aged care deaths 'worst disaster still unfolding before my eyes'

Royal commission hears hundreds of residents will die because of government failure to develop a coronavirus response plan, and that some care homes are cutting staffFollow Australia’s Wednesday live blogVic cases map; NSW cases map; full Australian statsMelbourne’s stage 4 restrictions ; Victoria’s stage 3 rules; state by state Covid restrictions Sign up for Guardian Australia’s coronavirus emailAn aged care expert has told the royal commission examining the sector that Covid-19 is “the worst d...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Canada, Infectious Diseases, Coalition, Australian politics, New South Wales, Victoria, Melbourne, NSW, Monash University, Aged Care, Royal commission into aged care quality and safety, Joseph Ibrahim, Coronavirus outbreak


‘It’s hard to believe it when everything’s against you’: the rise of Melbourne’s African diaspora rap scene

In the years since its launch party ended in violence, 66 Records survived a racist media storm to secure a major deal. Its bosses say nothing can stop them nowAt the September 2018 launch of Melbourne rap label 66 Records at the Gasometer Hotel in Collingwood, a heaving crowd bounced under the venue’s giant disco ball to booming bass. But that jubilation ended at about 2am when a fight broke out.The violence culminated in the street with one intoxicated attendee losing control of a car, pinning...
Tags: Music, Africa, Australia news, Rap, Culture, Hip-hop, Melbourne, Collingwood, Gasometer Hotel, David Dada, Abraham Poni


Coronavirus live update Australia: Victoria records 410 new Covid cases and 21 deaths as NSW records 18 new cases

NSW premier Gladys Berejiklian strongly encourages mask-wearing as Victoria’s hotel quarantine system goes under the microscope. Follow live updates today Australian stats interactive; Vic cases map; NSW cases map; NSW hotspots listState by state Covid restrictions; Melbourne stage 4 restrictions; Vic stage 3 rulesSign up for Guardian Australia’s coronavirus email 3.18am BST Dr Nick Coatsworth will host today’s national Covid update.That’s at 3.30pm. 3.13am BST More than 1,000 aged care ...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Infectious Diseases, Coalition, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Victorian politics, Victoria, Labor party, Melbourne, Tasmania, Canberra, South Australia


Coronavirus Australia live: Victoria premier Daniel Andrews provides Covid update in press conference as state records 410 new cases and 21 deaths

State’s hotel quarantine system is being examined in estimates as NSW investigates worrying school cluster. Follow live updates today Australian stats interactive; Vic cases map; NSW cases map; NSW hotspots listState by state Covid restrictions; Melbourne stage 4 restrictions; Vic stage 3 rulesSign up for Guardian Australia’s coronavirus email 2.31am BST Daniel Andrews on Linda Reynolds:The defence minister yesterday decided that she would issue a statement. She’s perfectly entitled to do th...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Infectious Diseases, Coalition, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Victorian politics, Victoria, Labor party, Melbourne, Tasmania, Canberra, South Australia


Canberra residents stuck at NSW-Victoria border given four days to travel home to ACT

New South Wales relents on decision to prevent Canberrans transiting through the state after six-day standoffFollow the Australia coronavirus blog hereCovid restrictions state by state; Melbourne stage 4 rules; Vic stage 3 rulesAustralia’s full Covid stats; Vic cases map; NSW cases map; NSW hotspots listCanberrans stuck at the Victorian border have been given four days to return home, after New South Wales relented on its decision to prevent them transiting through the state.The New South Wales ...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, New South Wales, Victoria, Melbourne, Canberra, NSW, Vic, NSW Victoria, Gladys Berejiklian, Australian Capital Territory (ACT, Brad Hazzard, Coronavirus outbreak


Coronavirus Australia live update: Victoria announces 410 new Covid-19 cases and 21 deaths – latest

Victoria’s hotel quarantine system is being examined in state estimates as NSW investigates worrying school cluster. Follow live updates today Australian stats interactive; Vic cases map; NSW cases map; NSW hotspots listState by state Covid restrictions; Melbourne stage 4 restrictions; Vic stage 3 rulesSign up for Guardian Australia’s coronavirus email 1.24am BST Looks like the Queen has given Teddy Sheean’s VC recommendation the tick of approval (once the recommendation is made, it’s more o...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Navy, Australia news, Queensland, Victoria Cross, New South Wales, Victoria, Melbourne, Tasmania, South Australia, Western Australia, Edward, Northern Territory, Annastacia Palaszczuk