Resilience can defeat virus, experts say
Australia’s first free national online mental health clinic, MindSpot, has seen a huge uptick in people accessing its services since the COVID-19 crisis began.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison says he’s bewildered and frustrated by 16,000 Australians who decided to travel abroad despite strong advice not to.
A team of international researchers have pieced together the earliest known skull of Homo erectus in a milestone finding, according to a study in Science.
The number of new coronavirus infections in NSW looks like it is starting to stabilise although authorities say people must remain vigilant.
A seventh person has died from the coronavirus in Victoria.
The national cabinet will meet on Friday to discuss further ways to ease the pressure on renters, as the coronavirus slams the economy.
The coronavirus crisis and the economic havoc it has wrought on Australia induces many fears but there are reasons to be hopeful too.
Visitors will be turned away from Queensland - at their own expense - unless they can prove they have a valid reason to enter the state.
The federal government has spent $27.6 million on 11 projects to reduce Australia’s carbon emissions by 1.71 million tonnes.
More access restrictions are being placed on WA’s Kimberley, where COVID-19 cases are up and the large indigenous population is vulnerable to community spread.
A teenager accused over the bashing death of a man with brittle bone disease in Victoria is being released from custody on bail because of coronavirus.
The Maritime Union has warned that three ships due in Darwin this weekend are in breach of quarantine rules but the NT government says crew will be screened.
Communities hit by Victoria’s summer bushfires will be able to make submissions to an inquiry into the blazes through online meetings.
The federal and state governments have rolled out billions of dollars in measures to deal with the health and economic impacts of the coronavirus.
Greater Shepparton has its first confirmed case of COVID-19, the state government has said in a statement today. The News understands the person was tested at Goulburn Valley Health. Another person has tested positive for the virus in Gannawarr...
Greater Shepparton has its second confirmed case of COVID-19, the state government has said in a statement today. Goulburn Valley Health have confirmed that a second person who tested positive for COVID-19 recently returned from overseas.
Greater Shepparton has reported a third confirmed case of COVID-19.
Covid-19 has arrived in Benalla Rural City with two cases confirmed by the Department of Health and Human Services in the last 24 hours. There is no confirmation on where in the district they occurred at this stage. The total number of Covid-19...