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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...
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Coronavirus live news: China battles to contain surging cases as soldiers deployed in Sydney

China has rolled out mass testing as the country faces its most widespread outbreak in months while soldiers have been deployed to the streets of Sydney as the city struggles to contain its own surge in casesChina tests millions as Nanjing airport outbreak sees Covid cases surgeWellbeing in decline in England as loneliness rises, report showsFauci backs new masks guidance as Florida reports highest one-day Covid case totalRishi Sunak pushing Boris Johnson to relax travel rules 6.25am BST Aus...
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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...
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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...
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Australia Tightens COVID Curbs as Brisbane Extends Lockdown, Army Patrols Sydney

By Renju Jose and Colin PackhamSYDNEY (Reuters) -Australia's Queensland state on Monday extended a COVID-19 lockdown in Brisbane, while soldiers...
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Australia Cranks up COVID Curbs With Brisbane Lockdown Extended, Army Patrols in Sydney

By Renju Jose and Colin PackhamSYDNEY (Reuters) -Australia's Queensland state on Monday extended a COVID-19 lockdown in Brisbane, while soldiers...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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Australia Covid live update: Queensland records nine new cases on first full day of lockdown; four new cases in Victoria

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 restrictionsVaccine rollout tracker; get our free news app; get our morning email briefing 1.30am BST The Ekka, the Royal Brisbane Show, is due to run from 7 to 15 August. It’s not yet clear whether that will go ahead. The organisers have delayed setting up in respo...
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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...
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Australia Covid: Brisbane lockdown after Delta variant cases

Millions of Australians in parts of Queensland enter a snap lockdown from Saturday afternoon.
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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...
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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...
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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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NRL postpones Saturday games because of Covid-19

Australia's NRL postpones Saturday's games after Queensland bring in a three-day lockdown because of coronavirus.
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Coronavirus: China and Australia toughen Delta response

Snap three-day lockdown in Brisbane and surrounding areas of Queensland, while WHO urges containment ‘before more dangerous variants emerge’See all our coronavirus coverageOutbreaks of the Delta variant have prompted China and Australia to impose stricter Covid-19 restrictions as the WHO urged the world to quickly contain the mutation before it turns into something deadlier.China’s most serious surge of coronavirus infections in months spread to two more areas on Saturday: Fujian province and th...
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Covid Australia live news update: NSW reports 210 cases as police try to block protest; Queensland announces snap lockdown

New South Wales records 210 new locally acquired coronavirus cases – two-thirds in people aged under 40 – as police set up over anti-lockdown protest; Queensland locks down 11 LGAs from 4pm today after six new cases. Follow latest newsQueensland snap lockdown: the 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 r...
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Covid Australia live news update: NSW reports 210 cases; Queensland announces snap lockdown of 11 LGAs after six new infections

Victoria records two new cases as NSW police set up exclusion zone and threaten fines over protestCan Australia fix its CovidSafe app and turn the pandemic into a ‘pingdemic’?State 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 restrictionsVaccine rollout tracker; get our free news app; get our morning email briefing 2.22am BST Hazzard is aske...
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Covid Australia live news update: Queensland announces snap lockdown of 11 LGAs after six new cases; NSW police brace for Sydney protest

Victoria records two new cases as NSW police set up exclusion zone and threaten fines over protestCan Australia fix its CovidSafe app and turn the pandemic into a ‘pingdemic’?State 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 restrictionsVaccine rollout tracker; get our free news app; get our morning email briefing 1.23am BST Young:I expect ...
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Australia Covid live news update: Scott Morrison says 70% vaccination target needed to begin easing restrictions; NSW records 170 new local cases

Man who may have attended anti-lockdown protest in Sydney tests positive; Dfat reveals numbers of stranded Australians by country; NSW will vaccinate 20,000 year 12 students over five days, as state records 170 local Covid-19 cases overnight; three local cases recorded in Victoria. Follow latest updatesFull Story podcast: Are the NSW Covid disaster payments too little too late? – with Lenore TaylorSix weeks before deadline, government has no plan for enforcing aged care worker vaccinationsNSW re...
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Australia Covid live news update: Scott Morrison to address media after national cabinet meeting; NSW records 170 new local coronavirus cases

Man who may have attended anti-lockdown protest in Sydney tests positive; Dfat reveals numbers of stranded Australians by country; NSW will vaccinate 20,000 year 12 students over five days, as state records 170 local Covid-19 cases overnight; three local cases recorded in Victoria. Follow latest updatesFull Story podcast: Are the NSW Covid disaster payments too little too late? – with Lenore TaylorSix weeks before deadline, government has no plan for enforcing aged care worker vaccinationsNSW re...
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Coronavirus live news: Philippines locks down 13 million in Manila; Japan to expand state of emergency

Manila to be under tightest quarantine curbs from 6-20 August; Japan set to expand state of emergency; Israel will be first country to give third Pfizer shotJapan urges young people to get jabs and stay in amid Tokyo Covid surgeIsrael to offer Pfizer Covid booster shots to people over 60City of Nanjing isolated as China fights worst Covid outbreak in monthsPregnant women urged to get Covid jab amid rise in hospital admissionsSee all our coronavirus coverage 7.30am BST The Delta variant of th...
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Australia Covid live news update: Gladys Berejiklian confirms 170 new local cases in NSW; Victoria records three cases and Queensland one

NSW will vaccinate 20,000 year 12 student over five days, premier says, as state records 170 local Covid-19 cases overnight; three local cases recorded in Victoria; Queensland student in community for three days while infectious; national cabinet meeting. Follow latest updatesFull Story podcast: Are the NSW Covid disaster payments too little too late? – with Lenore TaylorSix weeks before deadline, government has no plan for enforcing aged care worker vaccinationsNSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; b...
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Australia Covid live update: Victoria records three new cases and Queensland one; national cabinet meets; military to join police in south-west Sydney

Nurses urge government to let them play larger role in vaccine rollout; three local cases recorded in Victoria; Queensland student in community for three days while infectious; national cabinet meeting. Follow latest updatesFull Story podcast: Are the NSW Covid disaster payments too little too late? – with Lenore TaylorSix weeks before deadline, Australian government has no plan for enforcing aged care worker vaccinationsNSW update: army to help enforce Sydney lockdownNSW restrictions; NSW hotsp...
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Covid border restrictions across Australia: where you can and can’t travel between states – and to New Zealand

Planning a trip across state borders or a weekend away? Is the border between Victoria and NSW closed? Can you travel into or out of Sydney, from NSW to Qld, or to Victoria, SA, WA, NT or NZ? Before you leave home, check our state-by-state guide to coronavirus travel restrictions.Follow our Covid live blog for the latest updatesRestrictions: NSW; Vic; Qld; SAHotspots: NSW map; Vic list; Qld; SAVaccine rollout tracker; get our free news app; get our morning email briefingThe latest Covid outbreak...
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Australia Covid live update: military to join police in south-west Sydney; national cabinet meets to chart path out of coronavirus

Queensland student in the community for three days while infectious; national cabinet meeting to chart path out of crisis. Follow latest updatesFull Story podcast: Are the NSW Covid disaster payments too little too late? – with Lenore TaylorSix weeks before deadline, Australian government has no plan for enforcing aged care worker vaccinationsNSW update: army to help enforce Sydney lockdownNSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; border restrictionsVaccine rollout tracker; get our free news app; get our ...
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Australia Covid live update: NSW police call in army to help enforce new Sydney lockdown rules as state records 239 cases

New exposure sites from Victoria mystery case; lockdown rules change as NSW’s Delta outbreak death toll rises to 13, with a record 239 local cases reported; SA records two local cases overnight, both in quarantine. Follow live updates from all the day’s newsWill Sydney’s lockdown work and how different are restrictions to Melbourne’s ‘ring of steel’?NSW Covid news wrap; Morrison’s pivot from ‘it’s not a race’ to ‘go for gold’; Prolonged lockdown could tip Australia into another recessionRestrict...
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