The man who was tasked by Prime Minister Scott Morrison to spearhead the country’s post COVID-19 economic task force, Neville Power, has been charged with breaching WA’s strict quarantine laws.
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The latest snapshot of COVID-19 cases, measures and impacts in Australia at 1730 AEDT, Sunday October 24.
Premier Mark McGowan says he won't be deterred from driving Western Australia's vaccine rollout despite a security breach at his home involving anti-vaxxers.
Premier Mark McGowan said the security breach at his home will not ‘deter’ him from ‘keeping the community safe’ and vaccinated.
Victorians can finally understand what a Covid-normal life will look like and it’s sooner than you expect. Here are all the new rules in the state.
NSW has recorded 296 COVID-19 cases and four deaths in the latest 24-hour reporting period.
Victoria will move to eased restrictions from 6pm on Friday as the state closes in on its 80 per cent full COVID-19 vaccination target.
Halloween enthusiasts are being warned to keep trick-or-treating COVID-safe as Victoria and New South Wales continue to record virus infections and deaths. ALL THE LATEST FROM ACROSS THE NATION.
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The rollout of booster jabs could happen surprisingly soon, health officials indicated ahead of a crucial vaccination meeting on Monday.
The productivity of some employees dropped steadily while working from home during the COVID-19 pandemic, a research project focusing on sales staff has found.
Victoria has recorded 1935 new Covid-19 infections as the virus sweeps through a large cohort of unvaccinated people.
The NSW government launched a multimillion dollar new tourism campaign as 296 new Covid-19 infections and four deaths were confirmed.
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Health Minister Roger Cook has provided WA further insight into what living with COVID-19 is set to be like when a hard border to NSW and Victoria is finally dropped.
Tony Galati has become the State Government’s latest poster boy for WA’s COVID-19 vaccination program.
The number of COVID-19 infections is rising in many parts of Europe including Germany, Russia and the United Kingdom.
Children in NSW are preparing to return to school as health authorities warn Halloween treats should be kept COVID-safe.
Melbourne and regional Victoria will reunite before next weekend as part of further eased COVID-19 restrictions when the state hits its next vaccination target.
Two new vaccination campaigns are being launched, one aimed at getting the final 10-15 per cent Australians jabbed, the other focused on Indigenous people.
The ACT has reported nine new coronavirus cases, while also having an 87.3 per cent double-dose vaccination rate for those aged 12 and over.
Russians have two options, President Vladimir Putin says, to "get sick, or receive a vaccine" as the nation reports record-high COVID-19 infections and deaths.
A return to normality for South Korea can begin on November 1 after the nation hit a target of 70 per cent of the population fully vaccinated against COVID-19.
The latest snapshot of COVID-19 cases, measures and impacts in Australia at 1730 AEDT, Saturday October 23.
With momentum stalled in Austria's COVID-19 vaccine program, the government has revealed plans for a potential lockdown of unvaccinated citizens.
Anti-vaccination protesters hoping to stage a rally at the home of WA Premier Mark McGowan over his COVID-19 vaccine mandates produced a lacklustre turnout on Saturday.
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