Queensland records four new local coronavirus cases, new restrictions for south-east of state

A raft of new restrictions have been put back in place across South-East Queensland after four new local coronavirus cases were detected overnight

COVID-19 rapid antigen home testing to be available from November

Australians will be able to test themselves for COVID-19 at home from November, once the national medical regulator approves the testing measure

NSW records 863 new COVID-19 cases and seven deaths as Premier defends denying freedoms to the unvaccinated

NSW has recorded 863 COVID-19 infections and seven deaths after Premier Gladys Berejiklian defended the government's stance on denying freedoms to the unvaccinated before December

ACT records 13 new cases of COVID-19 as Chief Minister says interstate travel still a while off for Canberrans

The ACT has recorded 13 new cases of COVID-19, with at least seven of those spending part of their infectious period in the community

Queensland announces four new locally acquired cases of COVID-19, Brisbane mask rules reintroduced and vaccination for truck drivers made mandatory

Queensland has recorded four new community cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, but authorities say a lockdown is not warranted "at this stage"

Driver 'dragged out of tanker and assaulted' in alleged Sydney road rage incident

Two men have been charged over an alleged road-rage attack in Greenacre, in Sydney's southwest, yesterday

Melbourne truck drivers block traffic on Tullamarine Freeway in new protest action

A police operation has shut down two lanes of Melbourne's Tullamarine Freeway after a truck convoy took to the road in a protest

Victoria records 867 new COVID cases and four deaths as state to hit 80 per cent single-dose vaccination target

Victoria has recorded 867 new cases of COVID-19 and four further deaths, ahead of a slight easing of restrictions

Australia is still 56th in the world for coronavirus vaccination coverage — but it's clawing its way up

Australia is clawing its way up from the bottom of the pack of wealthy nations in the COVID-19 vaccination race

Two Aboriginal women suing Queensland Rail for racial discrimination

In January, 54-year-old grandmother Donna* was on a 17-hour train journey with her family to see a doctor in Cairns

German election: Centre-left Social Democrats narrowly beat Merkel's CDU bloc, initial results show

The centre-left Social Democrats narrowly beat Angela Merkel's centre-right Union bloc in Sunday's parliamentary election, preliminary results show.

NSW road to COVID-19 freedom has been revealed — this is what you need to know

The NSW government has revealed the freedoms people who are vaccinated against COVID-19, and those who are not, will get back before the end of the year

NSW outlines roadmap out of COVID restrictions

The NSW Premier has confirmed October 11 as the date lockdown restrictions will start easing in New South Wales

NSW Premier reveals roadmap out of lockdown as state records 787 new COVID-19 cases and 12 deaths

Premier Gladys Berejiklian has confirmed October 11 as the date lockdown restrictions will start easing in NSW after the state recorded 787 new COVID-19 cases and 12 deaths

Victoria records 705 new COVID-19 cases as Geelong and Surf Coast leave lockdown

Victoria has recorded 705 new locally acquired cases of COVID-19 and one more death

Queensland records no new cases of COVID-19

Queensland has recorded no new cases of COVID-19, Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has announced

Alleged gunman arrested on freeway after firearm incident in East Perth

A man allegedly involved in a firearm incident in East Perth has been arrested by police in a vehicle on Graham Farmer Freeway

NSW could reopen soon. Who will be responsible for checking COVID-19 vaccine certificates?

Soon, NSW will become the first state or territory to begin a new era in which the fully vaccinated are able to go to pubs, cafes and other venues, while the unvaccinated will be stopped at the door

Pools reopen, construction at full capacity as NSW Premier says it's safe to book Christmas holidays

NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian says it is definitely safe to book Christmas holidays, as outdoor public pools reopen and construction sites return to full capacity across NSW from today

Outdoor pools in NSW to reopen for COVID-19 vaccinated and unvaccinated residents

From tomorrow, outdoor pools are reopening across the state for vaccinated and unvaccinated residents, NSW Health has confirmed