Health

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Victoria Covid restrictions: reopening rules for Melbourne, regional Vic, freedoms for vaccinated people – explained
Melbourne’s restrictions ease from 6pm, 29 October. Here’s what you need to know about schools, travel, childcare, retail and work

Guardian staff

28, Oct, 2021 @10:12 AM

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News Corp Australia to introduce Covid vaccine mandate for staff
Only people who are fully vaccinated or exempt will be allowed to enter media company’s buildings

Amanda Meade

27, Oct, 2021 @10:47 PM

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Fears for hospitals in regional NSW as Covid spreads beyond Sydney
With new cases in regional areas outpacing those in the state capital, health experts are concerned intensive care units will be overwhelmed

Natasha May

27, Oct, 2021 @4:30 PM

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Thousands of AstraZeneca Covid vaccine doses going to waste despite near-record production
Authorities move to head off supply glut amid calls for increased donations to lower-income neighbouring countries

Christopher Knaus

27, Oct, 2021 @4:30 PM

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Australia did a good job in the face of Covid. Let’s apply that energy to other public health problems | Gideon Meyerowitz-Katz
As we celebrate the return of freedom thanks to our high vaccination rates, we must not ignore society’s other problems

Gideon Meyerowitz-Katz

27, Oct, 2021 @3:46 AM

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Australian GPs offered bribes for fake Covid vaccine certificates while others abused by anti-vaxxers
Covid-19 vaccine misinformation is prompting some patients to seek exemptions without medical grounds, doctors say

Melissa Davey Medical editor

26, Oct, 2021 @4:30 PM

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Australian discovery brings hope in fight against superbugs
Researchers find compounds can act as a trail of breadcrumbs, attracting white blood cells to help combat antibiotic-resistant bacteria

Donna Lu

25, Oct, 2021 @4:30 PM

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Qantas in talks with federal government over vaccine rules for Australian children stuck overseas
Australia requires children to be fully vaccinated but countries including the UK forbid 12 to 15-year-olds from having two doses

Christopher Knaus

25, Oct, 2021 @4:30 PM

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Nationals MP Keith Pitt rejoins cabinet after climate deal – as it happened
Follow the day’s developments live

Caitlin Cassidy (now) and Amy Remeikis (earlier)

25, Oct, 2021 @8:06 AM

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NSW Covid vaccination rate by postcode: check the percentages in your postcode – interactive map
Newly released data from the state government shows the vaccine rollout over time by area. Check the Covid-19 vaccine rates for first and second dose by postcode in Sydney and across regional NSW

Andy Ball

25, Oct, 2021 @4:49 AM

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Covid-19 Australia data tracker: coronavirus cases today, trend map, hospitalisations and deaths
Guardian Australia brings together all the latest on active and daily new Covid-19 cases, as well as maps, stats, live data and state by state graphs from NSW, Victoria, Queensland, SA, WA, Tasmania, ACT and NT to get a broad picture of the Australian outbreaks and track the impact of government responses

Nick Evershed, Josh Nicholas and Andy Ball

25, Oct, 2021 @4:22 AM

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Covid-19 vaccine Australia rollout tracker by state: total number of people and per cent vaccinated, daily vaccine doses and rate of progress
How does Australia’s coronavirus vaccine rollout and schedule compare with other countries, and when will Australia reach 70% and 80% double dose vaccination? We bring together the latest numbers on the vaccination rate in Victoria, NSW, Queensland and other states, as well as stats, maps, live data and Indigenous vaccination rates.

Josh Nicholas and Nick Evershed

25, Oct, 2021 @4:21 AM

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