3 hours ago
Australia is seeking an apology from the Chinese Government after a digitally altered image of an Australian soldier slitting a child's throat was posted on Twitter.
10 hours ago
Victoria has recorded its first COVID-19 death in more than a month after a person previously diagnosed with coronavirus died from complications.
6:46pm Nov 27, 2020
Victoria has officially eliminated COVID-19 after 28 consecutive days of zero coronavirus cases, with Tasmania's borders reopening to the state today.
5:05pm Nov 27, 2020
Total fire ban declared for parts of NSW; Trump says he'll leave White House peacefully; South Australia to open Victorian border; Nation braces for severe heatwave
5:32pm Nov 26, 2020
Queensland Police officers isolate after contamination scare; Victoria and NSW record no new COVID-19 cases; Thousands in quarantine as SA records one new case
12:04pm Nov 26, 2020
Home-based quarantine for international arrivals returning to Victoria is unlikely, despite the model being recommended in the Hotel Quarantine Inquiry.
8:28pm Nov 25, 2020
Queensland will reopen its borders to Victoria after the state recorded its 26th consecutive day of zero coronavirus cases and deaths.
5:45pm Nov 25, 2020
WA Government introduces QR codes; Queensland border reopens to Victoria; SA Premier says no deliberate breach of virus rules at quarantine hotel; NSW makes sweeping easing of restrictions
6:02pm Nov 24, 2020
Byron Bay restaurant fined $5000 for breach; Queensland to reopen NSW border next week; SA records one new coronavirus case ahead of restrictions easing; Key US official signs off on Biden transition
8:38am Nov 24, 2020
Victoria has recorded no new cases and no deaths, with zero active cases remaining in the state.
6:25pm Nov 23, 2020
'Missing link' in NSW cluster uncovered; NSW restrictions ease as border with Victoria reopens; SA records one new case of COVID-19; Student stabbed at school in Sydney's west
9:16am Nov 23, 2020
It's starting to feel a lot like Christmas in Victoria, as residents get out and about in the sun after spending much of the year in coronavirus lockdowns.
8:34am Nov 23, 2020
Victoria recorded zero new coronavirus cases and deaths for the 24th consecutive day as the state eased restrictions once again overnight.
10:37pm Nov 22, 2020
No new cases of locally-acquired COVID-19 have been uncovered, including those connected to the Parafield Gardens cluster.
7:41pm Nov 22, 2020
From tomorrow, NSW will have no restrictions imposed on any of its borders meaning anyone can visit.
6:02pm Nov 22, 2020
Car crashes into Queensland dam; NSW opens its border to Victoria; Dan Andrews makes sweeping changes to rules for Christmas; South Australia narrowly avoids 'catastrophic' second wave
7:25pm Nov 21, 2020
Victoria has recorded no new cases and zero deaths for the 22nd day in a row.
8:39am Nov 21, 2020
People will be able to travel into Victoria from NSW via train and bus next week as the border reopens between the two states.
5:20pm Nov 20, 2020
South Australia to end hard lockdown early; Possible coronavirus case under investigation in Victoria; Thousands on alert for COVID-19 on NSW South Coast
5:46pm Nov 19, 2020
Unemployment hits seven per cent; ADF chief apologises for conduct of special forces; PM refuses to back down to China; Victoria to close SA border
4:57pm Nov 19, 2020
As the number of COVID-19 cases skyrockets around the world, Australia continues its daily battle against the virus.
8:14am Nov 19, 2020
The double donut day comes for the state with zero deaths recorded.
6:09pm Nov 18, 2020
Panic buying as South Australia introduces six-day lockdown; NAB closes banks due to security threat; NSW, Victoria and the ACT revise travel advice; Trump fires top cyber security man
12:30pm Nov 18, 2020
Travellers from Adelaide, including the city's hotspot areas, will be required to take a COVID-19 test and quarantine upon arrival into Victoria.
5:38pm Nov 17, 2020
NSW records record $16 billion deficit; South Australia COVID-19 outbreak grows; Scott Morrison arrives in Japan for trade, defence talks; Zero new coronavirus cases in WA
6:22pm Nov 16, 2020
Two employees test positive at Adelaide Anglicare aged care home; New SA coronavirus restrictions from midnight; States close borders to SA as COVID-19 cluster grows in Adelaide; Robodebt action settled
2:03pm Nov 16, 2020
Victoria will not shut its border to South Australia despite a growing COVID-19 cluster, though travellers may face 'rapid' COVID-19 testing on arrival.
10:44am Nov 14, 2020
Victoria has recorded another day of no new COVID-19 cases or deaths.
5:13pm Nov 13, 2020
All states except WA to open borders by Christmas; Victoria records 14 days of no new COVID-19 cases; No new cases in NSW; Warning of more intense bushfires, cyclones
9:48am Nov 13, 2020
Restrictions will not be eased earlier in Victoria, despite the roadmap declaring once the state's virus average dropped to zero, it could move to its 'Last Step'.
6:00pm Nov 12, 2020
Special investigator to prosecute alleged Australian war crimes in Afghanistan; Man found not guilty of murdering Angry Anderson's son; Pandemic warning for thousands in NSW
12:40pm Nov 12, 2020
Victoria has recorded zero new cases of coronavirus and no deaths for the 13th consecutive day, with just three active infections left in the state.
7:54pm Nov 11, 2020
US hits record COVID hospitalisations; Victorian traveller tests positive to virus on arrival in SA; Teenager jailed for planning Sydney terror attack; Berejiklian calls for National Anthem change
5:32pm Nov 10, 2020
JobSeeker coronavirus supplement payment to be extended at reduced rate; Labor's Joel Fitzgibbon quits frontbench over climate change policy; NSW premier flags 'exemptions' to restrictions by summer
4:20pm Nov 10, 2020
Dozens of ADF troops have departed Victoria following weeks of guarding the state's 'ring of steel'. It comes as flights to Sydney are due to resume at Avalon Airport in December.
7:49am Nov 10, 2020
In a state-first, the testing drive will be open to anyone regardless of whether they have symptoms of COVID-19 or not.
5:30pm Nov 9, 2020
Donald Trump returns to White House after golfing; Inner camp 'split' over refusal to concede; Victoria and NSW record no new local COVID-19 cases; Missing boy, 12, found by police
4:45pm Nov 9, 2020
Victoria has reported no new coronavirus cases or deaths as Melbourne's so-called 'ring of steel' was dismantled overnight.
9:41pm Nov 8, 2020
Two Melbourne sisters are spearheading a planned class action against a western suburbs nursing home, claiming it failed to protect their mum from COVID-19.
12:17pm Nov 7, 2020
Victoria has once again recorded no new COVID-19 infections and no deaths for the eighth day in a row.
12:08pm Nov 7, 2020
One new case of locally transmitted COVID-19 has been diagnosed in NSW in the last 24 hours.
12:06pm Nov 6, 2020
Victoria has seen another day of "double zero" with no new coronavirus cases and no new deaths recorded as the state prepares to further ease restrictions on Sunday.
2:25pm Nov 5, 2020
Coronavirus has been eradicated from Victoria's aged care sector, with the last remaining active case of COVID-19 cleared from a facility yesterday.
8:03am Nov 5, 2020
New South Wales Premier, Gladys Berejiklian, has denied she ignored advice from health experts to open the borders to Victoria three weeks ago.
12:11pm Nov 4, 2020
Premier Daniel Andrews has pleaded for Victorians to not drop their guard after thousands of people flooded Melbourne beaches on Cup Day.
5:55pm Nov 3, 2020
RBA's historic cut to interest rates; South Australia to open borders for Victorians; Melbourne Cup Day underway; Final day of US election campaign
10:52am Nov 3, 2020
Victoria's testing commander warns there is likely still a "significant level" of undetected COVID-19 cases in the community.
6:00pm Nov 2, 2020
Donald Trump threatens to fire Dr Anthony Fauci; No new COVID-19 cases, zero deaths in Victoria; One locally transmitted case for NSW; Westpac profits plunge
11:44am Nov 2, 2020
Victoria has recorded no new coronavirus cases and no deaths for the third day running.
7:41pm Oct 31, 2020
Victoria has recorded another day with zero new coronavirus cases as Melburnians enjoyed their first weekend of freedom in months.