Stay strong: Lord Mayor’s COVID message for Parramatta

Parramatta (Tribune International, Parramatta Council Release, 28 July 2021); City of Parramatta Lord Mayor Cr Bob Dwyer has thanked the Parramatta community for their patience during the current COVID-19 outbreak and is... Read more »

COVID-19 DISASTER SUPPORT PAYMENT BOOSTED

Canberra (Tribune International, PM Office Released, 28 July 2021); Increased financial support for hundreds of thousands of workers in New South Wales will be available from next week as part of the... Read more »

COVID-19 restrictions extended until August 28

Sydney (Tribune International, Multicultural NSW Release, 28 July 2021); Given low vaccination rates, the current stay at home orders will remain in place for another four weeks (until Saturday, 28 August at... Read more »

GREATER SYDNEY CONSTRUCTION TO REOPEN THIS WEEK

Sydney (Tribune International, Premier Office Release, 28 July 2021); Construction will resume in Greater Sydney including the Central Coast, Blue Mountains, Wollongong and Shellharbour this week with new COVID protocols to be... Read more »

MAJOR JOBSAVER BOOST TO EXPAND COVID-19 SUPPORT

Sydney (Tribune International, Premier Office Release, 28 July 2021); The joint NSW Government and Commonwealth JobSaver program will be significantly boosted to give greater support to businesses and individuals impacted by the... Read more »

GOVERNMENT NEEDS TO INCREASE PUBLIC AWARENESS AROUND VACCINE ROLLOUT

Sydney (Tribune International, Labor Media Release, 27 July 2021); Labor is calling on the Berejiklian Government to urgently carry out a comprehensive public awareness campaign to promote and encourage people to get... Read more »

11 million doses of the COVID 19 vaccine have now been administered; Scott Morrison

By Scott Morrison, Australian Prime Minister, 26 July, 2021 Around 11 million doses of the COVID 19 vaccine have now been administered. We are now tracking at around 1 million doses a week. Sure,... Read more »

NSW LABOR CALLS FOR URGENT COVID-19 HEALTH AND ECONOMIC SUMMIT

Sydney (Tribune International, Labor NSW Release, 25 July 2021); NSW Labor is calling on NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian to urgently convene a Health and Economic Zoom Summit to help tackle the health... Read more »

BIGGEST REVENUE GRAB ON RECORD BY NSW GOVERNMENT

Sydney (Tribune International, Labor Media Release, 25 July 2021); According to new data, the NSW Government decision to remove mobile speed camera warning signs has resulted in $4 million worth of fines... Read more »

AUSTRALIA SECURES ADDITIONAL PFIZER-BIONTECH VACCINE FOR 2022 AND 2023

Canberra (Tribune International, PM Office Release, 25 July 2021); The Morrison Government has secured an additional 85 million doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine, providing access to additional booster vaccinations that will... Read more »

NATIONAL CABINET DISCUSSES RECENT OUTBREAKS OF COVID-19

Canberra (Tribune International, PM Office Release, 23 July 2021); The National Cabinet met today to discuss Australia’s COVID-19 response, recent outbreaks of COVID-19 and the Australian COVID-19 Vaccine Strategy. National Cabinet continues... Read more »

Key points from NSW health on COVID-19 for 23 July 2021

Sydney (Tribune International, NSW Govt Release); Following are the NSW Health key points for 23 July: NSW recorded 136 new locally acquired cases of COVID-19 in the 24 hours to 8pm last... Read more »

An update from us on COVID-19 – Cumberland City Council

Sydney (Tribune International, Cumberland Council Release, 25 July 2021); Cumberland City Council will face tougher restrictions from today to help stop the spread of the virus. We’ll also benefit from an intensive... Read more »

AUSTRALIAN PHARMACIES DELIVERING HEALTHCARE TO PATIENTS WITHIN HOURS

Sydney (Tribune International, Press Release, 23 July 2021); With ongoing lockdown impacts, pharmacies across the country are delivering prescription medications and over the counter items to patient’s doorsteps within hours of ordering.... Read more »

CORONAVIRUS UPDATE FOR VICTORIA

Melbourne (Tribune International, Victoria Govt Release, 22 July 2021): Victoria was notified of 28 new cases of COVID-19 yesterday. Twenty-six are locally acquired cases linked to the recent interstate incursions of COVID-19. There were... Read more »

HOW IMPORTANT THE AUSTRALIAN CENSUS 2021 IS FOR US

By Syed Atiq ul Hassan Australia has a census every five years. The census will now take place on Tuesday, August 10. The online census form will be available on the Census... Read more »

آسٹریلیا میں مردم شماری ہمارے لئے کتنی ضروری ہے

آسٹریلیا میں مردم شماری ہمارے لئے کتنی ضروری ہے سید عتیق الحسن  آسٹریلیا میں ہر پانچ سال بعد مردم شماری ہوتی ہے۔ اب یہ مردم شماری بروز منگل10  اگست کو ہوگی۔مردم شماری... Read more »

MAJOR BOOST TO NSW GOVERNMENT DIGITAL WORKFORC

Sydney (Tribune International, NSW Govt Release, 22 July 2021); The NSW Government is redoubling its efforts to deliver world-leading customer service, with a recruitment drive underway to hire more than 200 digital... Read more »

HISTORY MADE AS 2032 OLYMPICS SECURED FOR QUEENSLAND

Canberra (Tribune International, PM Office Release, 21 July 2021); Australia will host the Olympics for the third time and Paralympics for the second time after Brisbane and South East Queensland tonight secured... Read more »

ACCELERATED 2021 COVID-19 BUSINESS SUPPORT GRANT OPEN

Sydney (Tribune International, NSW Govt Release, 18 July 2021): From tomorrow, eligible NSW businesses, sole traders and not-for-profit organisations will be able to apply for up to $15,000 from the first of... Read more »

NEW ARRANGEMENT FOR BUSINESS SUPPORT PAYMENTS; NATIONAL CABINET STATEMENT

Canberra (Tribune International, PM Office Release, 16 July 2021); The National Cabinet met today to discuss Australia’s COVID-19 response, recent outbreaks of COVID-19 and the Australian COVID-19 Vaccine Strategy. National Cabinet continues... Read more »

STATEMENT FROM GLADYS BEREJIKLIAN AND BRAD HAZZARD – 17 July

Sydney (Tribune International, NSW Premier Office Release, 17 July 2021); Given the number of infectious cases in the community, the following changes will be made to further limit the spread of the... Read more »

UPDATE ON NSW COVID-19 DISASTER PAYMENTS FOR EXTENSION OF GREATER SYDNEY LOCKDOWN

Canberra (Tribune International, PM Office Release, 14 July 2021): Eligible workers across the first seven local government areas in New South Wales to go into lockdown will be able to apply for... Read more »

Lockdown is extended to two more weeks in greater Sydney

Sydney (Tribune International, NSW Premier Release, 14 July 2021): Given the ongoing number of infectious cases in the community, the current lockdown will be extended for at least another two weeks until... Read more »