Latest outbreak News

Equitable financial support urgently needed to combat COVID outbreak
Has Health Minister finally asked Prime Minister for help?
Flights to resume from South Island of New Zealand; continued pause to green zone flights from North Island
Three-day lockdown for southern Tasmania
65 community cases of Covid; 1 new case in managed isolation; more than 68,000 vaccines administered yesterday
Play it safe this weekend – Wollongong 15 October
Libraries, community centres and tourist parks reopen next week – Wollongong
ICUs with large Māori populations already at maximum capacity, what happens when Covid hits?
Western Australia jobs market powers ahead
Fitch upgrades Australia’s outlook and affirms AAA credit rating
Westpac consults employees on entry to workplace policy
Additional Funding for Foodbanks and Social Agencies
Ensuring staff in certain education settings are vaccinated
Parts of Waikato, Northland staying at Alert Level 3
Continued pause to New Zealand green zone flights 13 October
As lockdown drags on, Government drags its feet
COVID queries reflect community concerns
Training abattoir workers to spot biosecurity problems
Government books show resilient and strong economy
Hipkins’ half-hearted attempt to secure MIQ spots for healthcare workers too long overdue
Education system needs to be prepared
Small business at heart of economic recovery across APEC region
Sheep flock predicted to reach 70 million this year
More support for business available from today
ACT Budget: Turbo charging our economic recovery
Confusion will reign without changes to regional roadmap
Pause on New Zealand green zone flights continued
Government has choices and needs to make them now
Govt plan risks vulnerable communities
Auckland restrictions eased in steps
New Public Health Advice for NSW Reopening
Two Covid cases in Waikato
Importance of reporting animal health issues
Chief Nursing and Midwifery Officer Professor Alison McMillan’s opinion piece on aged care workforce vaccination
JobSaver extension to boost boost business recovery
Khapra cops greener treatment
Resources, energy exports tipped to hit record $349b
Supporting NSW businesses through to reopening
Council waives fire permit requirement
CFMEU Head Office declared Covid tier one exposure site
Green light for New Zealanders to receive most routine vaccinations alongside Covid vaccine
NSW Farmers put harvest safety in spotlight
Reasons for permitted travel across Alert Level boundary expanded
Vaccinations will soon be mandatory for truck drivers entering Queensland
PM farewells Governor General Dame Patsy Reddy
Hon. Kevin Greene re-elected as Mayor of Georges River
12 community cases of Covid; more than 1.8 million second doses of vaccine administered to date
Matildas bringing international sport back to Sydney