Tag: Regional WA

One word hint lockdown won’t end until October as NSW records 882 new cases

Another 882 new cases of Covid-19 have been recorded in NSW and two people have also sadly died as the…

Treasurer Josh Frydenberg lashed on ABC for failure to vaccinate aged care workers

Treasurer Josh Frydenberg has been lashed on the ABC for the government’s sluggish and disordered rollout of the Covid-19 vaccine…

NSW to ‘lead’ reopening plans when 70 per cent of the state is vaccinated

The NSW Deputy Premier has made a bold claim that the Covid-riddled state will lead the way on giving freedoms…

Mayor, PM and locals left in dark over Toowoomba quarantine plan in ‘political stunt’

The Queensland Premier’s announcement that construction had begun on a purpose-built quarantine facility 90 minutes west of Brisbane caught the…

Scott Morrison condemns ‘evil’ ISIS-K terrorist bombing as ADF troops are pulled from Afghanistan

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has expressed dismay and fury at the frightening and increasingly violent situation in Afghanistan. Two suicide…

‘Brave action’: Thousands of Toll truckies to walk off the job across Australia amid crisis talks

Thousands of Toll truck drivers will launch strike action on Friday after crisis talks between the transport union and the…

Biloela family makes emotional plea to Australian government to stay and ‘live safely’

A Tamil family at the centre of a long running immigration dispute is begging the government to stay in Australia,…

More cases but less deaths: NSW Delta death rate much lower than Victoria’s Covid-19 second wave due to vaccinations

Daily coronavirus cases continue to soar in NSW but the state’s death rate is much lower than at the same…

Hairdressers not yet allowed to reopen, causing the industry anxiety

Anxiety remains for disappointed hairdressers after speculation their industry was going to be allowed to reopen in some areas was…

National firearms amnesty: More than 200 guns surrendered to WA Police

Hundreds of firearms and thousands of rounds of ammunition have been surrendered to WA Police since the start of the…