Victoria “Well Placed” To Further Ease Restrictions

The Victorian authorities are investigating a single new case of coronavirus in the state. Daniel Andrews reported on Tuesday that the Department of Health and Human Services is investigating whether the case is still active. “That one new case previously tested positive and there’s a further investigation underway to determine whether that is, in fact, … Read more

NSW-Victoria border could open within a month

NSW residents planning to travel south this Christmas and spend time in Melbourne will be able to do so, with Gladys Berejiklian predicting that the border between the two states will be opened within a month. Speaking to the media, Mrs. Berejiklian said that she hoped that the border would open sooner rather than later, … Read more

Man Shot Dead In Sydney Earlier Today, Identified

The brother of Bassam Hamzy, a convicted murderer and member of the infamous ‘Brothers 4 Life’ crime gang, 9 News says, is a man shot dead on the streets of Sydney’s south-west. Police have yet to confirm that the victim is Bassam ‘s brother, Mejid Hamzy. The dead man was found at 7.30 a.m. in … Read more

Premier Daniel Andrews lashes Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt for ‘insulting’ Victorians

After he indicated the state was able to reopen, Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews threatened Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt. On Saturday, the state registered only one new infection, something Hunt suggested meant that Victoria would be ““able to move to the next step in line with New South Wales”. Hunt added, ““The epidemiological conditions for … Read more

“Andrews has no excuse not to reopen the state on Sunday”

Leader of the Victorian Opposition Michael O’Brien says Victoria flattened its coronavirus curve and on Sunday, Premier Daniel Andrews now has no reason not to significantly ease restrictions. The comments were made by Mr. O’Brien after Victoria reported two new cases today, the lowest daily rise in the state in more than four months. He … Read more

Queensland toddler dies after catching meningococcal disease

A baby diagnosed in central Queensland with meningococcal sepsis has died. This week’s diagnosis of the little boy prompted a health alert for Mackay residents. Local health authorities have said that the child’s close contacts, including his relatives, are treated with antibiotics “in case they carry the same germ and could pass it on to … Read more