Some Australian states relax borders as COVID-19 infections ease, hotspot cases rise

SYDNEY: Australia’s virus hotspot of Victoria on Tuesday (Sep 22) reported a more than doubling in…

‘I go out to the beach to dance’: Australian artists contemplate their lives – and careers – post Covid | Culture

Marta Dusseldorp, stage and screen actor Hobart, Tasmania I was in Sydney doing [Sydney Theatre Company…

Australian health official under police protection over virus measures

CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA — An Australian health official revealed Monday that she has been under police guard…

Australian official under police guard over virus measures

CANBERRA, Australia – An Australian health official revealed Monday that she has been under police guard…

Victoria’s new coronavirus cases fall to lowest level since June as Australian death toll exceeds 800 | Australia news

New Victorian coronavirus cases have fallen to their lowest level since 26 June, but six more…

Coronavirus Australia latest: the week at a glance | Australian politics

Here are this week’s key developments in the coronavirus pandemic in Australia. This is Elias Visontay…

Australian government announces Covid vaccine deals to provide 84.8m doses | Australia news

Australia will buy 84.8m vaccine doses at a cost of $1.7bn if two promising Covid-19 vaccine…

Quarantine A Small Price To Pay For Australian In Venice

VENICE: Roderick MacKay had to get government approval to leave Australia, spent two weeks in…

Australian PM Wants Internal Borders Open By Christmas, Protests At Virus Restrictions Grow

MELBOURNE/SYDNEY: Australia’s prime minister pressed states on Friday to reopen their borders by December and…

Australian mom handcuffed for advocating against lockdown

A pregnant woman says she didn’t know she had broken any law when she was handcuffed…

Covid: Australian anti-lockdown suspect’s arrest draws controversy

Related Topics Coronavirus pandemic image copyrightFACEBOOK image captionPolice arrested Zoe-Lee Buhler in her home for posting…

Coronavirus has fuelled authoritarian trends around the world, Australia’s Dfat warns | Australian foreign policy

Covid-19 has fuelled protectionist and authoritarian trends around the world as some countries take advantage of…

Australian man caught in girlfriend’s cupboard after repeatedly breaching coronavirus quarantine gets SIX MONTHS behind bars — RT World News

An Australian man who repeatedly broke a mandatory 14-day Covid-19 quarantine has ended up in isolation…

Australian COVID-19 antibody therapy aims for trial in early 2021

SYDNEY: Australian researchers hope to start human trials of a coronavirus antibody therapy in early 2021,…

Australian COVID-19 Vaccine Shows Promising Results In Animal Trials

Producing vaccine at a sufficient scale is a challenge, researchers noted (Representational) Melbourne: A COVID-19 vaccine…

Australian coronavirus antibody therapy aims for trial in early 2021

SYDNEY/MELBOURNE: Australian researchers hope to start human trials of a coronavirus antibody therapy in early 2021,…

Morrison government to bring forward $1bn of defence spending in Covid stimulus package | Australian politics

The Morrison government says it will bring forward $1bn of planned defence spending over the next…

New Zealand Extends Auckland Lockdown, Australian Covid-19 Cases Fall To 7-week Low

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Monday extended a coronavirus lockdown in the country’s largest…

The Masked Singer production shut down after coronavirus outbreak on Melbourne set | Australian television

The Melbourne set of The Masked Singer has been shut down after several crew members tested…

Coronavirus live news: India nears 3m cases, Australian state of Victoria reports 208 new cases | World news

8.08pm EDT 20:08 Melbourne set of The Masked Singer shut down after virus cases The Melbourne…

Coronavirus live news: global deaths near 800,000; Australian state of Queensland brings in new restrictions

Australian state of Victoria records 13 more deaths and 182 new cases; WHO hopes pandemic will…

Australian COVID-19 infections hit one-month low

SYDNEY Australia on Tuesday recorded its lowest one-day rise in new COVID-19 infections in a month,…

Australian state bans recorder recitals, school choirs to curb spread of COVID-19

SYDNEY: Children will be banned from playing the recorder and singing in school choirs across Australia’s most…

New Zealand’s COVID-19 outbreak grows, as Australian cases ease

MELBOURNE A new coronavirus outbreak in New Zealand is still growing, health officials said on…

‘Inexcusable’: Australian inquiry blasts officials over cruise ship that spread COVID-19

SYDNEY: Health officials in Australia’s most populous state made “unjustifiable” and “inexcusable” mistakes which allowed cruise…

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison suggests Indonesian COVID-19 cases higher than reported

Two leading epidemiologists, Dr Pandu Riono, from the University of Indonesia, and Dr Dicky Budiman, from…

Aged care regulator took four days to tell Australian government of St Basil’s Covid-19 outbreak | Australia news

The aged care regulator has been accused of a “catastrophic communications failure” causing a “potentially deadly…

Coronavirus Australia: Mathias Cormann says Coalition can change jobkeeper ‘if facts change’ | Australian politics

Australia’s finance minister has kept the door open to making further changes to economic support measures…

Coronavirus live news: US nears 5m cases as Australian border closures ramp up | World news

8.07pm EDT 20:07 Daniel Hurst Australia’s finance minister, Mathias Cormann, says the federal government now supports…

Around 1.5 million Australian private sector workers to receive wage subsidy in virus-hit state

SYDNEY Nearly half the workers at private firms in Australia’s Victoria state, around 1.5 million…