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Sat 10 Apr 2021

Major road to remain closed for at least three months

Premium Content Major road to remain closed for at least three months

Approximately 1300 vehicles a day will be affected by ongoing flood-related closures.

Fri 9 Apr 2021

AstraZeneca boss slammed for not defending jab

Premium Content AstraZeneca boss slammed for not defending jab

The chief executive of AstraZeneca has been criticised for not defending the vaccine while in Australia, as nations look at other options.

Byron Bay residents in quarantine to be slowly released

Premium Content Byron Bay residents in quarantine to be slowly released

Northern Rivers residents in quarantine thanked for ‘keeping the community safe’ as zero locally acquired cases are recorded.

Pfizer vaccines to be rolled out easily to regions

Premium Content Pfizer vaccines to be rolled out easily to regions

The regional NSW vaccine rollout plan will not be impacted following the recent health information advising potential health problems linked to the AstraZeneca...

‘Arrogant, failure’: PM savaged over vaccine bungle

‘Arrogant, failure’: PM savaged over vaccine bungle

Fury is growing over Scott Morrison's handling of the COVID vaccine rollout, with critics saying he's to blame for the disarray. 

COMPARED: The side effects of Australia’s two vaccine hopes

COMPARED: The side effects of Australia’s two vaccine hopes

As Australians under 50 are advised to take the Pfizer rather than the AstraZeneca jab, here’s how the side effects of each compare.

PM: Extra 20 million Pfizer doses coming to Australia

Premium Content PM: Extra 20 million Pfizer doses coming to Australia

Scott Morrison is meeting with the states and territories today to discuss how Australia’s vaccine rollout will continue with supply gaps.

PM under fire after massive blow to nation's vaccine plans

PM under fire after massive blow to nation's vaccine plans

Scott Morrison can no longer guarantee Australians will be vaccinated against COVID-19 by the end of the year. What does that mean?

Join The Great Dunny Hunt for when you HAVE to go

Premium Content Join The Great Dunny Hunt for when you HAVE to go

The National Public Toilet Map, which lists over 19,000 toilets, gives people the confidence to go about their lives.

Thu 8 Apr 2021

Inside teens’ brazen schoolyard vaping tactics

Premium Content Inside teens’ brazen schoolyard vaping tactics

Melbourne youngsters are blatantly using and dealing vaping products in the schoolyard, with teachers labelling the dangerous craze “out of control”.

Active cases, where they are and how they got here

Premium Content Active cases, where they are and how they got here

Read all the latest data on Queensland’s COVID-19 cases as authorities grapple with debate about transferring all COVID-19 patients to one hospital.

AstraZeneca cut for under-50s due to blood clot fears

Premium Content AstraZeneca cut for under-50s due to blood clot fears

The Government has made a dramatic change to the AstraZeneca rollout following a number of people getting fatal blood clots in Europe.

Batch of vaccines were not delivered

Batch of vaccines were not delivered

One state has claimed a delivery of about 40,000 coronavirus vaccines were not delivered, as the federal government faces mounting criticism.

BUBBLE TROUBLE: NZ hit with local COVID case

BUBBLE TROUBLE: NZ hit with local COVID case

A hotel quarantine worker in New Zealand has been infected with COVID-19, sparking concerns the shock case could impact the highly-anticipated travel bubble.

Fake Aussie vaccine news puts nation on brink of collapse

Premium Content Fake Aussie vaccine news puts nation on brink of collapse

Fake news about AstraZeneca jabs supplied by Australia to PNG is pushing that country into a crisis that could easily spread to Australia.

Brutal truth about jab half of us will get

Brutal truth about jab half of us will get

An Aussie woman who’s had the COVID jab has offered a stark warning about what could happen to you afterwards.

Parents’ devastating discovery at kindy

Parents’ devastating discovery at kindy

Two Aussie parents with a healthy baby girl noticed something was a little off when she went to kindy, and they made an astonishing discovery.

Australia to get access to 1.6m extra vaccine doses

Premium Content Australia to get access to 1.6m extra vaccine doses

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has moved to address concerns about Australia’s COVID-19 vaccination rate, with news 1.6m extra doses will soon be available.

COVID’s terrifying new target group

COVID’s terrifying new target group

What scientists thought they knew about how coronavirus spreads and its most likely victims is changing rapidly – and this X-ray shows how bad it is.

Vaccine U-turn a blow to Australia

Vaccine U-turn a blow to Australia

Scott Morrison’s strategy of relying on the AstraZeneca jab to vaccinate the majority of Australians faces a new challenge this morning.

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