No change to grand final plans as WA announces positive COVID-19 case in truck driver

WA authorities say there will be no disruption to the AFL grand final at this stage despite a NSW truck driver testing positive for COVID-19 after driving through the state […]

Grand final plans unchanged despite NSW truck driver’s positive COVID test after WA trip

The New South Wales truck driver returned a negative test on September 13 before driving with a co-driver across the country and entering WA on September 16. Three days later […]

‘Unbiased and equitable’: Peak legal body calls for fairer NSW land acquisition laws

NSW’s peak legal body is calling for a wide-ranging review into the state’s compulsory acquisition laws to even up the stakes between the government and landowners.

Australia news LIVE: COVID-19 cases continue to grow across the nation as states and territories look for lockdown exit strategies

The Victorian construction industry will be shut down after a violent protest, the NSW government plans to pour billions of dollars into LGAs of concern and it’s the first day […]

‘Building blocks of society’: Fears for COVID-crippled community sports clubs

Like many community sporting clubs across NSW, the Kellyville Ridge Cricket Club is in a state of suspended animation. Nobody can tell them when the season can start, or what […]

‘Schools should be made safer’: Scientists say NSW needs better plan for ventilation

Science network OzSAGE said schools should be given the same treatment as NSW Parliament, where the upper house’s ventilation system has been upgraded to ensure eight exchanges of fresh air […]

As it happened: Christian Porter resigns from federal cabinet; Victoria releases COVID-19 road map, NSW eases rules for hotspot LGAs

The Australian Medical Association has cautiously backed the national plan for reopening, Victoria will release its re-opening plan and NSW has eased outdoor recreation restrictions for people in hotspot LGAs

As it happened: Australia-US nuclear submarine deal to counter China, NSW records 1351 new COVID cases, Victoria records 514

Australia and its allies announced a major new security deal on Thursday to share advanced technologies including nuclear submarine technology.