Victoria races to control ‘flying embers’ as eight new cases identified, exposure sites swell

Victorian health authorities are on the alert after eight new cases were announced and the MCG, Highpoint shopping centre and a CBD pub were listed as exposure sites.

Nod for trucks full of soil on Sundays leaves Brisbane council dirty

Queensland’s Coordinator-General has allowed soil from the underground Cross River Rail project to be driven through the CBD on Sundays, despite Brisbane City Council’s objections.

‘Look around, the city’s dead’: CBD businesses on the brink after lockdown

As the city reopened on Friday with the easing of restrictions, Pellegrini’s Espresso Bar owner David Malaspina said one more lockdown could ruin his business. “They’re killing us.”

Will flexible working kill the CBD? Not likely, Productivity Commission says

As lines blur between living and working, the head of the Productivity Commission says planning laws need to keep up, but he warns of more “cleansing” effects of the recession.

Melbourne cluster grows to nine as new restrictions announced, northern suburbs hospital deep cleaned

The coronavirus cluster in Melbourne’s north has grown to nine cases, as a Clifton Hill McDonald’s and a CBD restaurant were added as exposure sites.