Prime Minister Scott Morrison wants domestic travel to remain open but an emerging NSW virus cluster has prompted Western Australia to weigh up whether or not to bring its border down.
The minister responsible for Australia’s aged care system says his focus has switched from the pandemic response to transforming the sector, with the help of a $1 billion funding boost.
Laws forcing global digital giants Google and Facebook to pay for Australian journalism will be introduced to federal parliament this week.
The Prime Minister has applauded the nation’s strength during the coronavirus pandemic as more quarantine-free travel opens up across Australia.
Scott Morrison has appealed directly to Chinese Australians, insisting bitter relations between Canberra and Beijing have nothing to do with them.
An inquiry has heard stories of Australians spending up to $50,000 in failed attempts to get home during the pandemic, with the Morrison Government citing hotel quarantine limits as the key reason for delays.