Vic outbreak ‘directly linked’ to Sydney

The coronavirus ‘hitched a ride’ from Sydney to Melbourne but a crucial part of the story remains unknown, Victoria’s health minister said. The latest coronavirus outbreak in Victoria spread to the southern state from Sydney’s northern beaches, Victorian health authorities have confirmed. Health Minister Martin...

Byron Bay beach trashed at illegal party

Backpackers have trashed a Byron Bay beach at an illegal party prompting fears the mass gatherings over New Year’s will be virus superspreading events. About 200 backpackers have allegedly gathered at an illegal beach party in Byron Bay, just hours after health authorities warned mass...