This weekend’s WBBL games are going ahead despite Tasmania’s lockdown and the first of the four clashes went down to the last over.
Dozens of anti-vax and anti-lockdown protesters have been arrested at turbulent demonstrations in Melbourne.
Rhiannon Tuffield and Rebecca Le May
A Premier has bluntly called for a much stiffer penalty for the infected NSW man who breached hotel quarantine and sparked a lockdown.
A 15-year-old girl is among the state’s seven coronavirus deaths overnight, with authorities saying she also had other conditions.
Announced by Premier Peter Gutwein on Friday afternoon, Tasmania's three-day snap lockdown threatened to up-end WBBL|07.
Queensland has imposed tough border rules on a state that’s had a Covid-19 scare after an infected man travelled there and fled quarantine.
The ACT has recorded 20 new Covid-19 cases on Saturday as new freedoms for cross border travellers come into effect.
The new NSW Treasurer has unveiled a new package to help Sydneysiders hard-hit by the Covid-19 pandemic.
A junior rugby league referee with “deviant sexual interests” has been jailed for preying on and having sex with multiple teenage girls.
As Sydney enjoys its first weekend out of lockdown in months and prepares for more relaxed rules on Monday, dozens fewer cases have been recorded in NSW.
Emily Cosenza and Rebecca Le May
Victoria’s COVID outbreak continues to alarm authorities, with the State recording 1993 infections and seven deaths this morning.
A woman has been found dead inside her home, sparking a police probe. Investigators say they are treating the death as ‘suspicious’.
A horror attack has left a teenager in a serious condition in hospital after he was repeatedly stabbed in the early hours of the morning.
Heavily redacted documents reveal the ‘disturbing’ details of a NSW animal experiment that an official warned may have spread a parasite.
A man who killed his girlfriend but claims he was mentally impaired told a previous partner something chilling years beforehand.
Health officials warned a batch of MDMA circulating in a major city contains a ‘toxic’ substance that can cause death.
A Melbourne property developer claims his former ‘sugar baby’ lover called him a ‘scum man’ and a ‘rampant sex scammer’ in a public WeChat group.
Four NSW MPs are quitting – including Gladys Berejiklian – but they will all continue to be paid handsomely by taxpayers for the foreseeable future.
When a young Jess Fox was dreaming of life as a revered and decorated athlete, she could hardly have expected to be honoured in this way.
A new free service is helping in the fight against match-fixing, which is becoming more and more prevalent in lower-level leagues.
In more good news for Australians returning from abroad, there will be the opportunity to save significant amounts of money for certain travellers.
A grandmother of three has admitted to lying to police after she illegally crossed the border from Victoria and has apologised for her ‘stupid mistake’.
The ASX ended the week on a high note, with travel stocks taking off after NSW’s new Premier Dominic Perrottet made a massive announcement.
Rebecca Le May
Victoria’s health department ‘omitted’ evidence from an inquiry into the forced closure of a Melbourne catering company, a new report has found.
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