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Letter from Prime Minister Scott Morrison

Around 11 million doses of the COVID 19 vaccine have now been administered. We are now tracking at around 1 million doses a week. Sure, we’ve had our problems. Not all the calls we have made have turned out like we had hoped. In a pandemic no country gets everything right. But having saved more than 30,000 lives, having supported ...

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Greater Sydney lockdown extended for another week

NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian has extended Greater Sydney’s lockdown for seven days after the state recorded 27 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday. The lockdown will be extended until 12:01am on July 17 for anyone in Greater Sydney, the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, and the local government areas of Wollongong and Shellharbour. The social distancing restrictions imposed on all other parts of the ...

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Australia Covid update: new cases jump to 35 in NSW as government weighs extending Sydney lockdown

By: Mostafa Rachwani New South Wales has recorded another 35 new locally acquired Covid cases, as premier Gladys Berejiklian warned that the next couple of days were “critical” in deciding if the lockdown will be extended or not. It comes after the premier confirmed two of the new cases were in a Sydney aged care facility, and also hit out at a ...

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Barnaby Joyce fined $200 for not wearing mask in breach of COVID-19 health orders

Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce has been fined by NSW Police for failing to wear a mask, in breach of public health orders. Officers from New England Police District were called to a petrol station in Armidale after the tip-off that Mr Joyce was not wearing a mask. Police confirmed that Mr Joyce was issued with a $200 fine at 8:00am on ...

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Gladys Berejiklian dating high-profile lawyer Arthur Moses

NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian is reportedly in a new relationship, with her sister uploading a picture of her and a high-profile Sydney lawyer. Ms Berejiklian has recently started dating Arthur Moses, SC, the lawyer who represented her at a corruption hearing into her former partner Daryl Maguire. A spokesman for the premier confirmed that the couple had recently started seeing ...

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Restrictions extended for another week as Bondi Covid-19 cluster grows

By: Sahar Mourad NSW is set to endure another week of restrictions as the Bondi Covid-19 cluster grows. The state recorded a further five cases of the virus in the 24 hours to 8pm on Monday night – two of them were announced on Sunday. After 8pm, NSW Health was informed of a further seven new locally acquired cases which ...

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Legal loophole which allows NSW students to take knives to school shocks Premier Gladys Berejiklian

By: Mark Reddie The NSW Premier says no student should be allowed to take a weapon to school, despite a law that allows them to do so, following a school stabbing in Sydney’s north west. A 14-year-old boy is facing serious charges after allegedly stabbing a 16-year-old boy with a “religious knife'” at Glenwood High School on May 6. Mobile phone ...

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NSW records 18 new COVID-19 cases as restrictions are tightened

The state of NSW has recorded a further 18 cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday. Premier Gladys Berejiklian announced nine of the new cases are linked to the existing cluster in Avalon in the Northern Beaches. She announced six other cases are an extended family which is now known as the Croydon cluster. “All six are members of the same family, extended family ...

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Sydney’s Northern Beaches to go into immediate lockdown due to COVID-19 cluster

  The Northern Beaches will be placed into lockdown from 5pm Saturday to help manage the COVID-19 cluster. The state recorded 23 cases on Saturday, 10 of which were announced on Friday. This brings the total outbreak to 39 as health officials scramble to find the source. Premier Gladys Berejiklian said two of the cases are under investigation, but suspects ...

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Queensland defeat NSW in the first State of Origin round

Queensland thrashed NSW in the first State of Origin round on Wednesday night. The game was played in front of 25,218 fans at Adelaide Oval and left some spectators upset with the 18 -14 score at full time. It seemed the game was in NSW’s favour as they lead the first half 10-0 but that was short lived when QLD ...

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