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False alarm at Woodend’s historic Victoria Hotel

Firefighters from Woodend and Macedon were quick to respond after a caller to triple zero reported seeing flames in the roof of Woodend's historic Victoria

Read full article: False alarm at Woodend’s historic Victor...→
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Knife crime a challenge for Vic police

Victoria's outgoing police chief admits tackling knife crime is proving a challenge, after two security guards were stabbed at a suburban shopping centre and t [...]

Read full article: Knife crime a challenge for Vic police...→
PM backs reopening as virus spikes in Vic - Shepparton News

PM backs reopening as virus spikes in Vic - Shepparton News

Scott Morrison says Victoria's coronavirus outbreak is no reason to stop state governments from reopening the economy.

Read full article: PM backs reopening as virus spikes in Vi...→

Virus Watch: Job cuts, Victoria calls in the troops, some relief for the arts

Qantas employees join other Australians whose jobs have been cut in the coronavirus crisis, plus more of the latest coronavirus news.

Read full article: Virus Watch: Job cuts, Victoria calls in...→
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ADF 'should have been called to Victoria months ago' | Sky News Australia

Victorian Liberal MP Tim Smith has criticised Premier Daniel Andrews for his "panicked" mishandling of the state's coronavirus crisis, saying the military shou [...]

Read full article: ADF 'should have been called to Victoria...→
ADF personnel deployed to Victoria to assist with COVID-19 surge

ADF personnel deployed to Victoria to assist with COVID-19 surge

More than 1000 Defence Force personnel will today be deployed throughout Victoria following a request from the Andrews government to assist with curbing the sp [...]

Read full article: ADF personnel deployed to Victoria to as...→
'Enough with the closed borders, Queensland must reopen'

'Enough with the closed borders, Queensland must reopen'

As Victoria’s COVID-19 cases increase, there is an impending sense of let-down that Queensland’s July 10 border reopening may not happen, writes Lucy Carne.

Read full article: 'Enough with the closed borders, Queensl...→
Victoria calls in the army to combat second wave

Victoria calls in the army to combat second wave

Up to 350 Australian Defence Army personnel will be deployed to Victoria's virus hotspots and takeover hotel quarantine to combat a second wave.

Read full article: Victoria calls in the army to combat sec...→
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Australia’s 31-day virus record broken

Australia’s 31-day virus record broken

Victoria has been in the spotlight again today after recording the country’s first coronavirus death in more than a month, with cases across the state continui [...]

Read full article: Australia’s 31-day virus record broken...→
  • #Victoria
VB to shout Aussies free beer

VB to shout Aussies free beer

Thirsty punters across the country are being treated to an afternoon session at their local pub this weekend, courtesy of Victoria Bitter.

Read full article: VB to shout Aussies free beer...→
'It could happen here': Victoria's outbreaks threaten NSW's COVID-19 success

'It could happen here': Victoria's outbreaks threaten NSW's COVID-19 success

NSW authorities are guarding the state’s envious average of one locally acquired case per week as Victoria calls in the military to help contain its coronaviru [...]

Read full article: 'It could happen here': Victoria's outbr...→
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Travellers rattled by warnings but still heading to, and from, Victoria

Travellers rattled by warnings but still heading to, and from, Victoria

Travellers at Melbourne Airport on Wednesday soldiered on despite warnings from Premier Gladys Berejiklian about travel between Victoria and NSW.

Read full article: Travellers rattled by warnings but still...→
Victoria calls in military as cases spike

Victoria calls in military as cases spike

Victoria has called in the military and asked other states for help as it struggles to contain a surge in coronavirus cases amid another death. The state has.. [...]

Read full article: Victoria calls in military as cases spik...→
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Test blitz unveiled as 33 new cases in Vic

Victoria has recorded another 33 COVID-19 cases, prompting a suburban testing blitz in 10 localities to regain control of the spread of the deadly virus.

Read full article: Test blitz unveiled as 33 new cases in V...→
Cats up for AFL hub challenge - Shepparton News

Cats up for AFL hub challenge - Shepparton News

Geelong coach Chris Scott has welcomed the chance for his players to get out of Victoria when they set up in a West Australian hub next month.

Read full article: Cats up for AFL hub challenge - Sheppart...→
Eid party sparks cluster

Eid party sparks cluster

As Victoria recorded its eighth consecutive day of double digit new cases more information is emerging about what caused the outbreaks across Melbourne.  

Read full article: Eid party sparks cluster...→
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Firewood season ends next week - Shepparton News

The autumn firewood collection season closes across Victoria at midnight on Tuesday, June 30. Forest Fire Management Victoria's Aaron Kennedy said firewood cou [...]

Read full article: Firewood season ends next week - Sheppar...→
Gender balance not an issue, says VRC chief Neil Wilson

Gender balance not an issue, says VRC chief Neil Wilson

Victoria Racing Club chief executive Neil Wilson has defended his club's decision to appoint three men to its board of directors.

Read full article: Gender balance not an issue, says VRC ch...→
All the virus news from the past 24 hours

All the virus news from the past 24 hours

Victoria has been in the spotlight again today after recording the country’s first coronavirus death in more than a month, with cases across the state continui [...]

Read full article: All the virus news from the past 24 hour...→
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Driver test backlog leaves lives in limbo

Driver test backlog leaves lives in limbo

Amanda Richter was meant to be moving to Victoria and starting a new job, but that has all been put on hold until she can re-book her driving test.

Read full article: Driver test backlog leaves lives in limb...→
ASX edges up 0.2pc as growth cheer is capped by virus fears

ASX edges up 0.2pc as growth cheer is capped by virus fears

Investors balanced signs of a recovering economy with trepidation over Victoria's rising number of COVID-19 cases, but they still nudged the market higher.

Read full article: ASX edges up 0.2pc as growth cheer is ca...→
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Vic COVID-19 infection spike surges through eighth day | Sky News Australia

Victoria has seen its eight consecutive day of COVID-19 cases increasing by double digits as 20 new cases were identified in the past 24 hours. A man in his 80 [...]

Read full article: Vic COVID-19 infection spike surges thro...→

LNP hounds Palaszczuk govt over Qld border reopening | Sky News Australia

Queensland's border reopening remains uncertain, with the Palaszczuk Government saying it will reassess the situation at the end of the month. The LNP has ramp [...]

Read full article: LNP hounds Palaszczuk govt over Qld bord...→
Victoria records largest coronavirus spike in months

Victoria records largest coronavirus spike in months

Victoria has recorded a ninth consecutive day of double digit increases in coronavirus cases – reporting 33 new infections of the virus in the past 24 hours, t [...]

Read full article: Victoria records largest coronavirus spi...→
  • #Victoria
VICTORIA'S CORONAVIRUS CRISIS: MADE BY MULTICULTURALISM

VICTORIA'S CORONAVIRUS CRISIS: MADE BY MULTICULTURALISM

Victoria’s coronavirus outbreak exposes the stupidity of that multicultural slogan “diversity makes us stronger”.

Read full article: VICTORIA'S CORONAVIRUS CRISIS: MADE BY M...→
  • #Victoria
Troops sent in to help virus-hit Vics

Troops sent in to help virus-hit Vics

More than 1000 troops are coming to Victoria to help the state fight a growing coronavirus problem.

Read full article: Troops sent in to help virus-hit Vics...→
  • #Victoria

Victoria 'must look to global decisions' to combat COVID-19 | Sky News Australia

The Victorian government went soft on the Black Lives Matter Protesters while which prompted the state's residents to see it as their invitation to start congr [...]

Read full article: Victoria 'must look to global decisions'...→

Calling in the army 'a potential political stunt' in Victoria | Sky News Australia

Victoria’s Labor government is panicking over its emerging coronavirus outbreak and is potentially engaging in a political stunt by calling in the army, accord [...]

Read full article: Calling in the army 'a potential politic...→
No cladding replacement work for LU Simon, Hickory

No cladding replacement work for LU Simon, Hickory

It's unclear which builders are eligible for Victoria's new accelerated roll-out of a $600 million scheme to fix combustible panels.

Read full article: No cladding replacement work for LU Simo...→
Restrictions on gig economy could hurt stood-down workers: Airtasker founder

Restrictions on gig economy could hurt stood-down workers: Airtasker founder

Victoria wants to give more formal protections to gig economy workers, but Airtasker warns that could hinder those who've lost jobs earning from a side hustle.

Read full article: Restrictions on gig economy could hurt s...→

"We're going backwards": restaurants on restrictions

RESTAURANT and cafe managers in the Wimmera are disappointed and frustrated by COVID-19 related restrictions "going backwards" in the hospitality industry.... [...]

Read full article: "We're going backwards": restaurants on ...→
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Please Explain podcast: who is to blame for Victoria's COVID-19 surge?

Please Explain podcast: who is to blame for Victoria's COVID-19 surge?

In this episode, national editor Tory Maguire is joined by health reporter Dana McCauley to discuss Victoria's COVID-19 response and what it means for the rest [...]

Read full article: Please Explain podcast: who is to blame ...→
Defence force to aid Vic virus response

Defence force to aid Vic virus response

The defence force and other states have been called in to help Victoria's efforts to contain coronavirus cases. The state has seen a spike in COVID-19 infecti. [...]

Read full article: Defence force to aid Vic virus response...→

False alarm at Woodend’s historic Victoria Hotel

Firefighters from Woodend and Macedon were quick to respond after a caller to triple zero reported seeing flames in the roof of Woodend's historic Victoria

Read full article: False alarm at Woodend’s historic Victor...→
  • #Victoria

Test blitz unveiled as 33 new cases in Vic

Victoria has recorded another 33 COVID-19 cases, prompting a suburban testing blitz in 10 localities to regain control of the spread of the deadly virus.

Read full article: Test blitz unveiled as 33 new cases in V...→
PM backs reopening as virus spikes in Vic - Shepparton News

PM backs reopening as virus spikes in Vic - Shepparton News

Scott Morrison says Victoria's coronavirus outbreak is no reason to stop state governments from reopening the economy.

Read full article: PM backs reopening as virus spikes in Vi...→
Victoria records largest coronavirus spike in months

Victoria records largest coronavirus spike in months

Victoria has recorded a ninth consecutive day of double digit increases in coronavirus cases – reporting 33 new infections of the virus in the past 24 hours, t [...]

Read full article: Victoria records largest coronavirus spi...→
  • #Victoria

ADF 'should have been called to Victoria months ago' | Sky News Australia

Victorian Liberal MP Tim Smith has criticised Premier Daniel Andrews for his "panicked" mishandling of the state's coronavirus crisis, saying the military shou [...]

Read full article: ADF 'should have been called to Victoria...→
Troops sent in to help virus-hit Vics

Troops sent in to help virus-hit Vics

More than 1000 troops are coming to Victoria to help the state fight a growing coronavirus problem.

Read full article: Troops sent in to help virus-hit Vics...→
  • #Victoria
Eid party sparks cluster

Eid party sparks cluster

As Victoria recorded its eighth consecutive day of double digit new cases more information is emerging about what caused the outbreaks across Melbourne.  

Read full article: Eid party sparks cluster...→
  • #Victoria
'Enough with the closed borders, Queensland must reopen'

'Enough with the closed borders, Queensland must reopen'

As Victoria’s COVID-19 cases increase, there is an impending sense of let-down that Queensland’s July 10 border reopening may not happen, writes Lucy Carne.

Read full article: 'Enough with the closed borders, Queensl...→

Calling in the army 'a potential political stunt' in Victoria | Sky News Australia

Victoria’s Labor government is panicking over its emerging coronavirus outbreak and is potentially engaging in a political stunt by calling in the army, accord [...]

Read full article: Calling in the army 'a potential politic...→
Gender balance not an issue, says VRC chief Neil Wilson

Gender balance not an issue, says VRC chief Neil Wilson

Victoria Racing Club chief executive Neil Wilson has defended his club's decision to appoint three men to its board of directors.

Read full article: Gender balance not an issue, says VRC ch...→
Australia’s 31-day virus record broken

Australia’s 31-day virus record broken

Victoria has been in the spotlight again today after recording the country’s first coronavirus death in more than a month, with cases across the state continui [...]

Read full article: Australia’s 31-day virus record broken...→
  • #Victoria
Driver test backlog leaves lives in limbo

Driver test backlog leaves lives in limbo

Amanda Richter was meant to be moving to Victoria and starting a new job, but that has all been put on hold until she can re-book her driving test.

Read full article: Driver test backlog leaves lives in limb...→
'It could happen here': Victoria's outbreaks threaten NSW's COVID-19 success

'It could happen here': Victoria's outbreaks threaten NSW's COVID-19 success

NSW authorities are guarding the state’s envious average of one locally acquired case per week as Victoria calls in the military to help contain its coronaviru [...]

Read full article: 'It could happen here': Victoria's outbr...→
  • #Victoria

"We're going backwards": restaurants on restrictions

RESTAURANT and cafe managers in the Wimmera are disappointed and frustrated by COVID-19 related restrictions "going backwards" in the hospitality industry.... [...]

Read full article: "We're going backwards": restaurants on ...→
  • #Victoria
Victoria calls in military as cases spike

Victoria calls in military as cases spike

Victoria has called in the military and asked other states for help as it struggles to contain a surge in coronavirus cases amid another death. The state has.. [...]

Read full article: Victoria calls in military as cases spik...→
  • #Victoria
Defence force to aid Vic virus response

Defence force to aid Vic virus response

The defence force and other states have been called in to help Victoria's efforts to contain coronavirus cases. The state has seen a spike in COVID-19 infecti. [...]

Read full article: Defence force to aid Vic virus response...→

Knife crime a challenge for Vic police

Victoria's outgoing police chief admits tackling knife crime is proving a challenge, after two security guards were stabbed at a suburban shopping centre and t [...]

Read full article: Knife crime a challenge for Vic police...→

LNP hounds Palaszczuk govt over Qld border reopening | Sky News Australia

Queensland's border reopening remains uncertain, with the Palaszczuk Government saying it will reassess the situation at the end of the month. The LNP has ramp [...]

Read full article: LNP hounds Palaszczuk govt over Qld bord...→
Cats up for AFL hub challenge - Shepparton News

Cats up for AFL hub challenge - Shepparton News

Geelong coach Chris Scott has welcomed the chance for his players to get out of Victoria when they set up in a West Australian hub next month.

Read full article: Cats up for AFL hub challenge - Sheppart...→

Virus Watch: Job cuts, Victoria calls in the troops, some relief for the arts

Qantas employees join other Australians whose jobs have been cut in the coronavirus crisis, plus more of the latest coronavirus news.

Read full article: Virus Watch: Job cuts, Victoria calls in...→
  • #Victoria
VICTORIA'S CORONAVIRUS CRISIS: MADE BY MULTICULTURALISM

VICTORIA'S CORONAVIRUS CRISIS: MADE BY MULTICULTURALISM

Victoria’s coronavirus outbreak exposes the stupidity of that multicultural slogan “diversity makes us stronger”.

Read full article: VICTORIA'S CORONAVIRUS CRISIS: MADE BY M...→
  • #Victoria
ADF personnel deployed to Victoria to assist with COVID-19 surge

ADF personnel deployed to Victoria to assist with COVID-19 surge

More than 1000 Defence Force personnel will today be deployed throughout Victoria following a request from the Andrews government to assist with curbing the sp [...]

Read full article: ADF personnel deployed to Victoria to as...→

Victoria 'must look to global decisions' to combat COVID-19 | Sky News Australia

The Victorian government went soft on the Black Lives Matter Protesters while which prompted the state's residents to see it as their invitation to start congr [...]

Read full article: Victoria 'must look to global decisions'...→

Firewood season ends next week - Shepparton News

The autumn firewood collection season closes across Victoria at midnight on Tuesday, June 30. Forest Fire Management Victoria's Aaron Kennedy said firewood cou [...]

Read full article: Firewood season ends next week - Sheppar...→
Victoria calls in the army to combat second wave

Victoria calls in the army to combat second wave

Up to 350 Australian Defence Army personnel will be deployed to Victoria's virus hotspots and takeover hotel quarantine to combat a second wave.

Read full article: Victoria calls in the army to combat sec...→
  • #Victoria
No cladding replacement work for LU Simon, Hickory

No cladding replacement work for LU Simon, Hickory

It's unclear which builders are eligible for Victoria's new accelerated roll-out of a $600 million scheme to fix combustible panels.

Read full article: No cladding replacement work for LU Simo...→
All the virus news from the past 24 hours

All the virus news from the past 24 hours

Victoria has been in the spotlight again today after recording the country’s first coronavirus death in more than a month, with cases across the state continui [...]

Read full article: All the virus news from the past 24 hour...→
  • #Victoria
VB to shout Aussies free beer

VB to shout Aussies free beer

Thirsty punters across the country are being treated to an afternoon session at their local pub this weekend, courtesy of Victoria Bitter.

Read full article: VB to shout Aussies free beer...→
Restrictions on gig economy could hurt stood-down workers: Airtasker founder

Restrictions on gig economy could hurt stood-down workers: Airtasker founder

Victoria wants to give more formal protections to gig economy workers, but Airtasker warns that could hinder those who've lost jobs earning from a side hustle.

Read full article: Restrictions on gig economy could hurt s...→
ASX edges up 0.2pc as growth cheer is capped by virus fears

ASX edges up 0.2pc as growth cheer is capped by virus fears

Investors balanced signs of a recovering economy with trepidation over Victoria's rising number of COVID-19 cases, but they still nudged the market higher.

Read full article: ASX edges up 0.2pc as growth cheer is ca...→
  • #Victoria
Travellers rattled by warnings but still heading to, and from, Victoria

Travellers rattled by warnings but still heading to, and from, Victoria

Travellers at Melbourne Airport on Wednesday soldiered on despite warnings from Premier Gladys Berejiklian about travel between Victoria and NSW.

Read full article: Travellers rattled by warnings but still...→
Please Explain podcast: who is to blame for Victoria's COVID-19 surge?

Please Explain podcast: who is to blame for Victoria's COVID-19 surge?

In this episode, national editor Tory Maguire is joined by health reporter Dana McCauley to discuss Victoria's COVID-19 response and what it means for the rest [...]

Read full article: Please Explain podcast: who is to blame ...→

Vic COVID-19 infection spike surges through eighth day | Sky News Australia

Victoria has seen its eight consecutive day of COVID-19 cases increasing by double digits as 20 new cases were identified in the past 24 hours. A man in his 80 [...]

Read full article: Vic COVID-19 infection spike surges thro...→

False alarm at Woodend’s historic Victoria Hotel

Firefighters from Woodend and Macedon were quick to respond after a caller to triple zero reported seeing flames in the roof of Woodend's historic Victoria

Read full article: False alarm at Woodend’s historic Victor...→
  • #Victoria

Knife crime a challenge for Vic police

Victoria's outgoing police chief admits tackling knife crime is proving a challenge, after two security guards were stabbed at a suburban shopping centre and t [...]

Read full article: Knife crime a challenge for Vic police...→

Test blitz unveiled as 33 new cases in Vic

Victoria has recorded another 33 COVID-19 cases, prompting a suburban testing blitz in 10 localities to regain control of the spread of the deadly virus.

Read full article: Test blitz unveiled as 33 new cases in V...→

LNP hounds Palaszczuk govt over Qld border reopening | Sky News Australia

Queensland's border reopening remains uncertain, with the Palaszczuk Government saying it will reassess the situation at the end of the month. The LNP has ramp [...]

Read full article: LNP hounds Palaszczuk govt over Qld bord...→
PM backs reopening as virus spikes in Vic - Shepparton News

PM backs reopening as virus spikes in Vic - Shepparton News

Scott Morrison says Victoria's coronavirus outbreak is no reason to stop state governments from reopening the economy.

Read full article: PM backs reopening as virus spikes in Vi...→
Cats up for AFL hub challenge - Shepparton News

Cats up for AFL hub challenge - Shepparton News

Geelong coach Chris Scott has welcomed the chance for his players to get out of Victoria when they set up in a West Australian hub next month.

Read full article: Cats up for AFL hub challenge - Sheppart...→
Victoria records largest coronavirus spike in months

Victoria records largest coronavirus spike in months

Victoria has recorded a ninth consecutive day of double digit increases in coronavirus cases – reporting 33 new infections of the virus in the past 24 hours, t [...]

Read full article: Victoria records largest coronavirus spi...→
  • #Victoria

Virus Watch: Job cuts, Victoria calls in the troops, some relief for the arts

Qantas employees join other Australians whose jobs have been cut in the coronavirus crisis, plus more of the latest coronavirus news.

Read full article: Virus Watch: Job cuts, Victoria calls in...→
  • #Victoria
VICTORIA'S CORONAVIRUS CRISIS: MADE BY MULTICULTURALISM

VICTORIA'S CORONAVIRUS CRISIS: MADE BY MULTICULTURALISM

Victoria’s coronavirus outbreak exposes the stupidity of that multicultural slogan “diversity makes us stronger”.

Read full article: VICTORIA'S CORONAVIRUS CRISIS: MADE BY M...→
  • #Victoria

ADF 'should have been called to Victoria months ago' | Sky News Australia

Victorian Liberal MP Tim Smith has criticised Premier Daniel Andrews for his "panicked" mishandling of the state's coronavirus crisis, saying the military shou [...]

Read full article: ADF 'should have been called to Victoria...→
Troops sent in to help virus-hit Vics

Troops sent in to help virus-hit Vics

More than 1000 troops are coming to Victoria to help the state fight a growing coronavirus problem.

Read full article: Troops sent in to help virus-hit Vics...→
  • #Victoria
ADF personnel deployed to Victoria to assist with COVID-19 surge

ADF personnel deployed to Victoria to assist with COVID-19 surge

More than 1000 Defence Force personnel will today be deployed throughout Victoria following a request from the Andrews government to assist with curbing the sp [...]

Read full article: ADF personnel deployed to Victoria to as...→
Eid party sparks cluster

Eid party sparks cluster

As Victoria recorded its eighth consecutive day of double digit new cases more information is emerging about what caused the outbreaks across Melbourne.  

Read full article: Eid party sparks cluster...→
  • #Victoria

Victoria 'must look to global decisions' to combat COVID-19 | Sky News Australia

The Victorian government went soft on the Black Lives Matter Protesters while which prompted the state's residents to see it as their invitation to start congr [...]

Read full article: Victoria 'must look to global decisions'...→
'Enough with the closed borders, Queensland must reopen'

'Enough with the closed borders, Queensland must reopen'

As Victoria’s COVID-19 cases increase, there is an impending sense of let-down that Queensland’s July 10 border reopening may not happen, writes Lucy Carne.

Read full article: 'Enough with the closed borders, Queensl...→

Firewood season ends next week - Shepparton News

The autumn firewood collection season closes across Victoria at midnight on Tuesday, June 30. Forest Fire Management Victoria's Aaron Kennedy said firewood cou [...]

Read full article: Firewood season ends next week - Sheppar...→

Calling in the army 'a potential political stunt' in Victoria | Sky News Australia

Victoria’s Labor government is panicking over its emerging coronavirus outbreak and is potentially engaging in a political stunt by calling in the army, accord [...]

Read full article: Calling in the army 'a potential politic...→
Victoria calls in the army to combat second wave

Victoria calls in the army to combat second wave

Up to 350 Australian Defence Army personnel will be deployed to Victoria's virus hotspots and takeover hotel quarantine to combat a second wave.

Read full article: Victoria calls in the army to combat sec...→
  • #Victoria
Gender balance not an issue, says VRC chief Neil Wilson

Gender balance not an issue, says VRC chief Neil Wilson

Victoria Racing Club chief executive Neil Wilson has defended his club's decision to appoint three men to its board of directors.

Read full article: Gender balance not an issue, says VRC ch...→
No cladding replacement work for LU Simon, Hickory

No cladding replacement work for LU Simon, Hickory

It's unclear which builders are eligible for Victoria's new accelerated roll-out of a $600 million scheme to fix combustible panels.

Read full article: No cladding replacement work for LU Simo...→
Australia’s 31-day virus record broken

Australia’s 31-day virus record broken

Victoria has been in the spotlight again today after recording the country’s first coronavirus death in more than a month, with cases across the state continui [...]

Read full article: Australia’s 31-day virus record broken...→
  • #Victoria
All the virus news from the past 24 hours

All the virus news from the past 24 hours

Victoria has been in the spotlight again today after recording the country’s first coronavirus death in more than a month, with cases across the state continui [...]

Read full article: All the virus news from the past 24 hour...→
  • #Victoria
VB to shout Aussies free beer

VB to shout Aussies free beer

Thirsty punters across the country are being treated to an afternoon session at their local pub this weekend, courtesy of Victoria Bitter.

Read full article: VB to shout Aussies free beer...→
Driver test backlog leaves lives in limbo

Driver test backlog leaves lives in limbo

Amanda Richter was meant to be moving to Victoria and starting a new job, but that has all been put on hold until she can re-book her driving test.

Read full article: Driver test backlog leaves lives in limb...→
Restrictions on gig economy could hurt stood-down workers: Airtasker founder

Restrictions on gig economy could hurt stood-down workers: Airtasker founder

Victoria wants to give more formal protections to gig economy workers, but Airtasker warns that could hinder those who've lost jobs earning from a side hustle.

Read full article: Restrictions on gig economy could hurt s...→
'It could happen here': Victoria's outbreaks threaten NSW's COVID-19 success

'It could happen here': Victoria's outbreaks threaten NSW's COVID-19 success

NSW authorities are guarding the state’s envious average of one locally acquired case per week as Victoria calls in the military to help contain its coronaviru [...]

Read full article: 'It could happen here': Victoria's outbr...→
  • #Victoria
ASX edges up 0.2pc as growth cheer is capped by virus fears

ASX edges up 0.2pc as growth cheer is capped by virus fears

Investors balanced signs of a recovering economy with trepidation over Victoria's rising number of COVID-19 cases, but they still nudged the market higher.

Read full article: ASX edges up 0.2pc as growth cheer is ca...→
  • #Victoria

"We're going backwards": restaurants on restrictions

RESTAURANT and cafe managers in the Wimmera are disappointed and frustrated by COVID-19 related restrictions "going backwards" in the hospitality industry.... [...]

Read full article: "We're going backwards": restaurants on ...→
  • #Victoria
Travellers rattled by warnings but still heading to, and from, Victoria

Travellers rattled by warnings but still heading to, and from, Victoria

Travellers at Melbourne Airport on Wednesday soldiered on despite warnings from Premier Gladys Berejiklian about travel between Victoria and NSW.

Read full article: Travellers rattled by warnings but still...→
Please Explain podcast: who is to blame for Victoria's COVID-19 surge?

Please Explain podcast: who is to blame for Victoria's COVID-19 surge?

In this episode, national editor Tory Maguire is joined by health reporter Dana McCauley to discuss Victoria's COVID-19 response and what it means for the rest [...]

Read full article: Please Explain podcast: who is to blame ...→
Victoria calls in military as cases spike

Victoria calls in military as cases spike

Victoria has called in the military and asked other states for help as it struggles to contain a surge in coronavirus cases amid another death. The state has.. [...]

Read full article: Victoria calls in military as cases spik...→
  • #Victoria

Vic COVID-19 infection spike surges through eighth day | Sky News Australia

Victoria has seen its eight consecutive day of COVID-19 cases increasing by double digits as 20 new cases were identified in the past 24 hours. A man in his 80 [...]

Read full article: Vic COVID-19 infection spike surges thro...→
Defence force to aid Vic virus response

Defence force to aid Vic virus response

The defence force and other states have been called in to help Victoria's efforts to contain coronavirus cases. The state has seen a spike in COVID-19 infecti. [...]

Read full article: Defence force to aid Vic virus response...→