Aussies divided on best COVID approach

Our Aussie leaders aren’t seeing eye-to-eye on how best to handle the pandemic – and it appears their constituents aren’t either. NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian and West Australian Premier Mark McGowan have repeatedly butted heads over how their respective state is keeping coronavirus at bay....

Virus nightmare: QLD ‘on the brink’

Queensland health authorities have spent the night scrambling for answers over how six existing cases of the UK’s highly infectious COVID strain were linked to the same quarantine hotel despite having no contact. Queenslanders fear the state is “on the brink” of a nightmare after...

Virus nightmare: QLD ‘on the brink’

Queensland health authorities have spent the night scrambling for answers over how six existing cases of the UK’s highly infectious COVID strain were linked to the same quarantine hotel despite having no contact. Queenslanders fear the state is “on the brink” of a nightmare after...

Partner of Qld mutant strain case has virus

The partner of the cleaner who contracted the UK variant of COVID-19 and sparked Greater Brisbane’s recent lockdown has tested positive. The partner of the cleaner at the centre of Greater Brisbane’s recent lockdown has tested positive to COVID-19. Queensland chief health officer Jeannette Young...

How cleaner caught mutant UK virus

Health authorities say they’ve found out how the hotel cleaner who sent Brisbane into lockdown caught the mutant UK strain of the virus from. Health authorities have tracked down the source of infection after a hotel cleaner sent Brisbane into lockdown when she was found...

‘Flabbergasted’: Premier’s PPE warning

The WA Premier has delivered a strong warning on PPE after a breach by three frontline workers left him ‘exasperated’. The WA Premier says he was “flabbergasted” to learn three COVID-19 frontline workers breached personal protective equipment rules and has warned against allowing complacency to...