A major Australian stevedore has become the first known blue collar employer to take a hardline stance on unvaccinated WA workers by warning their jobs could be terminated.
More than a billion COVID-19 vaccine jabs have now been administered in India.
Mark McGowan has received multiple death threats after anti-vaxxers shared his personal mobile number in online chat groups overnight.
The detection of a local coronavirus case in Queensland has prompted Western Australia to hit the pause button on easing border controls.
Business Council Australia chief executive Jennifer Westacott is urging the WA Government to outline its plan to reconnect with the rest of the nation.
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One premier has indicated plans to ban anyone who is not vaccinated against Covid-19 from travelling into his state.
The relaxation of travel restrictions between Queensland and WA from Friday will be ‘paused’ after the discovery of a COVID-positive Uber driver on the Gold Coast.
Just 150 anti-vax protesters rallied outside Dumas House in Perth today, saying they were ‘not selfish’ for protecting their individual freedoms.
NSW has recorded 372 new locally-acquired cases of COVID-19 as the state announces more economic revitalisation policies to get the economy back on track.
The State Government has rushed to correct a Health Department document which appeared to reveal plans to make the COVID-19 vaccine compulsory for all interstate travel to WA.
Thousands of residents in NSW will be given a $250 voucher as the government races to inject life back into the embattled tourism and hospitality sector.
NSW has unveiled an almost $3 billion plan to help the state's economy bounce back from the "once-in-a-lifetime economic catastrophe" of the pandemic.
A new challenge to vaccine mandates is ‘very different’ to two ‘ambitious’ lawsuits dismissed last week, a court has been told.
Australia's two largest supermarket chains, Woolworths and Coles, will make COVID-19 vaccination a condition of employment nationally.
Queensland first locally-acquired Covid case in 15 days is an unvaccinated man who was out and about in the community for 10 days.
Supermarket chains Woolworths, Coles and Aldi have told staff they will need to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to continue working in their stores.
A veteran paramedic and regional deputy mayor is continuing with his case against mandatory vaccination laws despite a recent court ruling in favour of them.
New Zealand's Delta outbreak of COVID-19 has worsened, with a record 102 cases reported including 94 in Auckland.
Scott Morrison is urging States such as WA to ‘get their vaccination rates up’ as other jurisdictions hit the 70 per cent double jab mark.
Australia’s major supermarkets have become the latest companies to announce compulsory Covid-19 vaccinations for staff.
As Melbourne prepares to open on Friday, hospitality workers say they’ve been ‘blindsided’ by the government’s change to this rule.
More than one million Western Aussies face huge fines if they refuse to get the COVID vaccine in one of the nation’s toughest mandates.
Health officials have revealed the shocking figure of cases Victoria has managed to avoid thanks to tough lockdown measures.
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