NSW has hit 90 per cent full COVID-19 vaccination as a new report suggests unvaccinated people are 10 times more likely to become infected.
NRLW premiership matches may be subject to extra breaks in play after it was announced a new season would kick-off with a match in a noon timeslot in February.
A shortage of retail workers is hampering Australian businesses after lockdown and there are calls for overseas workers to fill the void.
Scott Morrison has blasted Western Australia's decision to keep its border shut into 2022, criticising the state for flouting a national COVID-19 reopening plan.
The wife of a shark attack victim who is yet to be found has described her husband as a "lovely man" and a "wonderful father".
Sydney's mass COVID-19 vaccination hub at Qudos Bank Arena will be closed, while protesters have gathered across NSW ahead of restrictions further easing.
Australia may be on track to have one of the highest vaccination rates in the world but that's not stopping health officials launching another push to get stragglers immunised.
A Victorian man who allegedly poured petrol throughout a car with three children inside has been charged.
NSW has added 270 new locally-acquired infections to its COVID-19 caseload, while a further three deaths have been recorded.
Australia has reached 80 per cent full vaccination against COVID-19.Prime Minister Scott Morrison says a further nine per cent of the population aged 16 or over has also received a first vaccine dose although inoculation levels vary from state to state.