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Victoria reports 21 new coronavirus cases and seven deaths as Brett Sutton apologises to Afghan community

State’s chief health officer says it was ‘inappropriate’ to single out migrant community in CaseyVictoria’s chief health officer, Brett Sutton, has apologised for comments he made singling out Melbourne’s Afghan community in relation to a Covid-19 outbreak in Casey. Sutton made the apology as the Victorian premier, Daniel Andrews, announced 21 new coronavirus cases and seven more deaths in the state on Saturday. It was the lowest number of new Covid-19 cases in the state since 24 June. Continue ...
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Queensland to reopen border to people from ACT as Victoria reports 45 new Covid cases - as it happened

NSW, WA and Qld to raise cap on international arrivals; Victoria reports 45 new cases and five deaths and NSW reports six cases; Queensland to reopen ACT border from 25 September. This blog is now closedFollow our global coronavirus live blogFlight caps fight looms at national cabinet as Morrison pledges pandemic health funding‘A moment of cheer’: 100-year-old Victorian man leaves hospital after surviving coronavirus fight‘I volunteered to be a human guinea pig for a Covid vaccine. Now I’m havin...
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Coronavirus Australia live update: some states agree to raise flight caps as John Barilaro takes leave from NSW parliament

NSW, WA and Qld to raise cap on international arrivals; Victoria reports 45 new cases and five deaths and NSW reports six cases; Queensland to reopen ACT border from 25 September. Follow liveFollow our global coronavirus live blogFlight caps fight looms at national cabinet as Morrison pledges pandemic health funding‘A moment of cheer’: 100-year-old Victorian man leaves hospital after surviving coronavirus fight‘I volunteered to be a human guinea pig for a Covid vaccine. Now I’m having second tho...
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Coronavirus Australia live update: NSW, WA and Queensland agree to raise caps on international arrivals

Victoria reports 45 new cases and five more deaths as NSW announces six cases; Queensland will reopen border to ACT residents from 25 September. Follow liveFollow our global coronavirus live blogFlight caps fight looms at national cabinet as Morrison pledges pandemic health funding‘A moment of cheer’: 100-year-old Victorian man leaves hospital after surviving coronavirus fight‘I volunteered to be a human guinea pig for a Covid vaccine. Now I’m having second thoughts’ 5.31am BST Tasmania’s pr...
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Australia: Governments get tough on trespass - Mellor Olsson Lawyers

The federal government has supported Queensland's tougher laws relating to farm trespass, by imposing further penalties.
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Coronavirus Australia live update: Victorian premier Daniel Andrews reports 45 new cases and five more deaths

NSW announces six new cases while Queensland says it will reopen border to ACT residents from 25 September. Follow liveFollow our global coronavirus live blogFlight caps fight looms at national cabinet as Morrison pledges pandemic health funding‘A moment of cheer’: 100-year-old Victorian man leaves hospital after surviving coronavirus fight‘I volunteered to be a human guinea pig for a Covid vaccine. Now I’m having second thoughts’ 3.35am BST Andrews says that the Casey/Dandenong cluster is p...
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Coronavirus Australia live update: Victoria reports 45 new Covid-19 cases and five more deaths

NSW announces six new cases while Queensland says it will reopen border to ACT residents from 25 September. Follow liveFollow our global coronavirus live blogFlight caps fight looms at national cabinet as Morrison pledges pandemic health funding‘A moment of cheer’: 100-year-old Victorian man leaves hospital after surviving coronavirus fight‘I volunteered to be a human guinea pig for a Covid vaccine. Now I’m having second thoughts’ 2.30am BST Labor leader Anthony Albanese is speaking now. He ...
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Coronavirus Australia live update: Victoria police expecting more lockdown protests on weekend as state records 28 new Covid cases and NSW five

Queensland registers one new case of Covid as Scott Morrison announces new energy plan that diverts funding away from renewables. Follow all today’s newsFollow our global coronavirus live blogInternational students struggle to surviveCuts to jobkeeper will take $9.9bn out of economy by ChristmasFull Story: the loneliness of Melbourne’s lockdown 8.21am BST A senate inquiry heard on Thursday that eight Australians who are participants in the National Disability Support Scheme have died while i...
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Coronavirus Australia live update: unemployment rate falls as Victoria records 28 new Covid cases and NSW five

Queensland registers one new case of Covid as Scott Morrison announces new energy plan that diverts funding away from renewables. Follow all today’s newsFollow our global coronavirus live blogInternational students struggle to surviveCuts to jobkeeper will take $9.9bn out of economy by ChristmasFull Story: the loneliness of Melbourne’s lockdown 4.01am BST Migrant worker exploitation on farms is all too familiar for Australia’s workplace watchdog, AAP reports:An ABC investigation this week de...
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Australia: Queensland criminalises wage theft by employers - Holding Redlich

Directors, employers and anyone who aids an underpayment, could face criminal prosecution under new Queensland laws.
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Coronavirus Australia live update: regional Victoria opens up but Melbourne faces 'ring of steel' – latest news

Covid-19 restrictions ease in regional Victoria today as economists and international students call for expansion of jobkeeper. Follow all today’s newsFollow our global coronavirus live blogInternational students struggle to surviveCuts to jobkeeper will take $9.9bn out of economy by ChristmasFull Story: the loneliness of Melbourne’s lockdown 11.26pm BST National cabinet is tomorrow -but don’t expect any more progress on an agreement to what a Covid hotspot should be defined as. 11.25pm BS...
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Job diary: I'm a cat sitter who just finished my first pandemic-era job. Here's how I landed the gig in a competitive cat-sitting market — and why it was surprisingly easy.

Madolline Gourley and Jaspurr the cat from her recent pet sit. Madolline Gourley Madolline Gourley is a 30-year-old traveler and writer from Brisbane, Australia who has worked around the world as a house and pet sitter since 2012. Gourley hadn't scheduled any sits since March due to the pandemic, but in August she accepted a cat sit for former clients who were planning a week-long vacation. Gourley says that beyond observing social distancing measures in the apartment complex and using han...
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Victoria records eight deaths and 42 new coronavirus cases, with 10 in NSW – as it happened

South Australia opens up to ACT and Brett Sutton gives evidence at Victoria’s hotel quarantine inquiry. Follow all today’s developments Follow our global live blogVictoria’s curfew subject to legal challengeLatest NSW Covid-19 hotspotsLatest Queensland hotspotsNSW cases map; Victoria cases map 10.03am BST That’s it for our live coverage of coronavirus news and other developments in Australia. Thanks to Amy Remeikis for the earlier coverage. She’ll be back in the morning.You can follow our gl...
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Australia: Released from a contract: Is COVID-19 an excuse? - Ramsden Law

Discussion about 1st Queensland case that relied on frustration due to COVID as a basis for terminating a contract.
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Covid Australia live update: Victoria records eight deaths and 42 new coronavirus cases, with 10 in NSW – latest news

South Australia opens up to ACT and Brett Sutton gives evidence at Victoria’s hotel quarantine inquiry. Follow all today’s developments Follow our global live blogVictoria’s curfew subject to legal challengeLatest NSW Covid-19 hotspotsLatest Queensland hotspotsNSW cases map; Victoria cases map 4.19am BST Q: You’ve said China will said its muscles, there’ll be more Hong Kongs. Taiwan, do you think that will be next? Andrew Liveris: I’ve lived in Hong Kong 13 years. I’ve certainly been around ...
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Coronavirus Australia live update: Victoria records 42 new Covid cases and eight deaths – latest news

Gladys Berejiklian expected to announce changes as South Australia opens up to ACT and Brett Sutton gives evidence at Victoria’s hotel quarantine inquiry. Follow all today’s developments Follow our global live blogVictoria’s curfew subject to legal challengeLatest NSW Covid-19 hotspotsLatest Queensland hotspotsNSW cases map; Victoria cases map 12.19am BST Barnaby Joyce appears to be driving around his electorate opening bridges. Unofficially. 12.17am BST I have had a few questions about ...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, Melbourne, Scott Morrison, South Australia, Daniel Andrews, Barnaby Joyce, Gladys Berejiklian, Brett Sutton, Coronavirus outbreak, Aged care (Australia


Coronavirus Australia live update: NSW-Victoria border restrictions may be eased – latest news

Gladys Berejiklian expected to announce changes as South Australia opens up to ACT and Brett Sutton gives evidence at Victoria’s hotel quarantine inquiry. Follow all today’s developments Follow our global live blogVictoria’s curfew subject to legal challengeLatest NSW Covid-19 hotspotsLatest Queensland hotspotsNSW cases map; Victoria cases map 11.11pm BST The prime minister had some very big words for the private market in his speech yesterday – either build something to replace the Liddell ...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, Scott Morrison, South Australia, Daniel Andrews, Morrison, Hunter Valley, NSW, AGL, Mike Cannon Brookes, Liddell


Piling into Palaszczuk: LNP gambles by targeting premier in Queensland election

Labor hopes voters will continue to back its coronavirus response, but conservatives are lobbing grenades over border closuresOn Sunday in Brisbane, a light plane looped the city trailed by the slogan “she is heartless”. Everyone on the ground knew exactly who “she” was.Annastacia Palaszczuk was once Queensland’s “accidental premier”; as Labor attempts to win a third successive term, it is now framing a presidential-style campaign around her massive social media following and popular pandemic le...
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Health officials worldwide are receiving death threats because of their work to educate the public and stop the spread of COVID-19

Queensland Chief Health Officer Dr Jeannette Young speaks at a press conference as she gives an update on Queensland COVID-19 Border Controls on June 30, 2020 in Brisbane, Australia. Bradley Kanaris/Getty Images Health officials across the globe are facing death threats for their coronavirus responses.  Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation's top-infectious disease expert, said he received death threats last month.  Officials in Australia, Sweden, and Germany also reported threats, The Washington ...
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Coronavirus Australia live update: regional Victoria restrictions to ease as state records 42 Covid cases and NSW seven

Victoria reports no deaths; South Australia to open borders to flights from the ACT. Follow all today’s newsFollow our global coronavirus live blogLatest NSW Covid-19 hotspots; Qld hotspots listLatest Queensland hotspotsNSW cases map; Victoria cases map 4.27am BST On the government’s gas announcement today (and the fuel security announcement yesterday) Anthony Albanese says:They ran a campaign for years saying that Liddell should stay open. What that did, of course, was provide uncertainty f...
Tags: Energy, Australia, Australia news, Gas, Infectious Diseases, Coalition, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Victorian politics, New South Wales politics, Victoria, Labor party, Melbourne, Liberal party


Australia: E-alert: Queensland land tax COVID-19 relief and foreign surcharge update - Broadley Rees Hogan Lawyers

Discussion about the recently introduced land tax relief packages and the land tax foreign surcharge.
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Coronavirus Australia live update: regional Victoria restrictions to ease as state records 42 Covid cases

The state reports no deaths; SA may open border to NSW; and WA adds to pressure for federal quarantine. Follow all today’s newsFollow our global coronavirus live blogLatest NSW Covid-19 hotspots; Qld hotspots listLatest Queensland hotspotsNSW cases map; Victoria cases map 3.10am BST Victoria’s emergency management commissioner Andrew Crisp was unable to recall key details about meetings deciding the hotel quarantine program.Crisp was asked about notes he made in a meeting with officials, inc...
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Coronavirus Australia live update: Daniel Andrews says regional Victoria restrictions to ease in Covid press conference

Victoria records 42 new Covid cases and no deaths; SA may open border to NSW; and WA adds to pressure for federal quarantine. Follow all today’s newsFollow our global coronavirus live blogLatest NSW Covid-19 hotspots; Qld hotspots listLatest Queensland hotspotsNSW cases map; Victoria cases map 2.25am BST Can metro Melbourne expect to take two steps, not one, in the lead up to 26 October, if all goes well?Daniel Andrews:Case numbers are one part of this. The narrative or the story that sits b...
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Coronavirus Australia live update: Victoria records 42 new Covid cases and no deaths – latest news

SA may open border to NSW, as regional Victoria waits on Dan Andrews and WA adds to pressure for federal quarantine. Follow all today’s newsFollow our global coronavirus live blogLatest NSW Covid-19 hotspotsNSW cases map; Victoria cases mapLatest Queensland hotspots 12.27am BST Oh I don’t know, I’m sure there are reasons.Like no one with any sense or idea of where the market is heading, or caring about our planet, thinking it is a good idea?The Hunter Valley has the best thermal coal in the ...
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Coronavirus Australia live update: restrictions set to ease in Victoria and SA – latest news

SA may open border to NSW, as regional Victoria waits on Dan Andrews and WA adds to pressure for federal quarantine for people stranded overseas. Follow all today’s newsFollow our global coronavirus live blogLatest NSW Covid-19 hotspotsLatest Queensland hotspots 11.21pm BST Early reaction- AEMO? More gas generation not needed- CSIRO? Gas generation = expensive electricity- Economists? Gas extraction creates very few jobs- Scientists? Gas incompatible with our Paris goals- Investors? Gas has ...
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Coronavirus Australia live update: Victoria reports 35 new cases and seven deaths as NSW records four cases

Victoria to turn roads and footpaths into dining spaces to help hospitality industry as Queensland border row deepens. Follow all today’s newsPaul Keating appears before aged care inquiryQueensland man’s daughter writes open letter to PMFollow our global coronavirus live blogLatest NSW Covid-19 hotspotsLatest Queensland hotspots 8.21am BST The Victorian Liberal opposition leader, Michael O’Brien, hit out at the Andrews government’s support package for sole traders. The Labor government unvei...
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Coronavirus Australia live update: Victoria reports 35 new cases and NSW four as Paul Keating appears at aged care royal commission

Victoria to turn roads and footpaths into dining spaces to help hospitality industry as Queensland border row deepens. Follow all today’s newsPaul Keating appears before aged care inquiryQueensland man’s daughter writes open letter to PMFollow our global coronavirus live blogLatest NSW Covid-19 hotspotsLatest Queensland hotspots 4.21am BST New Zealand is having its own version of border wars, but as always, seem to just be doing it better.Via AAP:Travelling around the South Island has reinfo...
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Coronavirus Australia live update: Victoria reports 35 new cases and six deaths as NSW records four cases

Victoria to turn roads and footpaths into dining spaces to help hospitality industry as Queensland border row deepens. Follow all today’s newsQueensland man’s daughter writes open letter PM Follow our global coronavirus live blogWill newly unemployed workers be left to languish?Latest NSW Covid-19 hotspotsLatest Queensland hotspots 3.27am BST The Victorian Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation (VACCHO) has an update on how the communities it represents have handled the second w...
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Coronavirus Australia live update: Daniel Andrews holds Covid press conference as Victoria reports 35 new cases and NSW four

Queensland’s chief health officer Dr Jeannette Young given police protection due to death threats as NSW border row deepens. Follow all today’s newsQueensland man’s daughter writes open letter PM Follow our global coronavirus live blogWill newly unemployed workers be left to languish?Latest NSW Covid-19 hotspotsLatest Queensland hotspots 2.29am BST But $5000 is not a lot of money in 2020?Daniel Andrews:$5,000 is a very significant amount of money. Many of these businesses will share a space ...
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Coronavirus live update: Victoria reports 35 new cases and seven deaths as Qld border row deepens

Scott Morrison accused of politicising a family funeral to attack Palaszczuk’s policy and Queensland chief health officer Dr Jeannette Young given police protection over death threats. Follow all today’s newsQueensland man’s daughter writes open letter PM Follow our global coronavirus live blogWill newly unemployed workers be left to languish?Latest NSW Covid-19 hotspotsLatest Queensland hotspots 12.28am BST On the ACT hotspot declaration, and the closure of the NSW border, Steven Miles tell...
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