NT the ‘only place in Australia’ without coronavirus community transmission, Chief Minister says

How do I get tested in the NT?If you can’t contact or get to your GP, but you have the symptoms, you should call 1800 008 002This is a dedicated NT-wide coronavirus (COVID-19) number for people who need to arrange testing onlyIf you live in Darwin and need to arrange testing, call the Public Health […]

Baker Boy to help combat coronavirus confusion across NT communities

Your questions on coronavirus answered:What are the symptoms of COVID-19 and should I worry about my cough or sore throat?Who is eligible for free child care?Can I get unpaid pandemic leave or annual leave at half-pay if I am self-isolating?

As coronavirus spreads, ‘it’s time to go home’ Scott Morrison tells visitors and international students

Your questions on coronavirus answered:What are the symptoms of COVID-19 and should I worry about my cough or sore throat?Who is eligible for free child care?Can I get unpaid pandemic leave or annual leave at half-pay if I am self-isolating?

Best ways people are using Zoom, Whatsapp and Skype video chats while on lockdown

Facebook Live choir sessions – with 4,000 people watching The Rogues Shanty Chorus, from the Voice cLoud, is a local charity which aims to encourage interest in Suffolk’s unique coastal, cultural and musical heritage by exploring folk music and its associated traditions created by fishing communities.

Alan Johnson’s Sgt Pepper pilgrimage: ‘The album put me on a musical high from which I’ve yet to descend’

Before leaving Liverpool I grab a beer with Stephanie Power, a friend from way back who now lives in the city and is a passionate advocate for its people and its culture. Power was born in 1970, the year the Beatles broke up. I ask her what the album means to her and she tells […]

Two mates talking on a street and a man eating a kebab: Coronavirus cops issue $1k fines for being outside without valid excuse – here’s what you need to know to avoid the same fate

Moratorium on evictions from rental properties for the next six months: Scott Morrison said State and Territories will be moving to ban landlords from evicting tenants who are struggling to pay rent. Mr Morrison urged landlords to work with their tenants and banks on immediate solutions. 

Lifting the veil of secrecy: Meet the female code-breakers of WWII

“Before starting work we were told to sign the Official Secrets Act, which was a rather frightening experience for someone as young and naive as I was,” says 90-year-old Becky Webb, who joined the war effort at age 18 in 1941. “I had no idea how I’d comply with it!”

What pandemic? Beachgoers in one of Australia’s coronavirus hotspots on Sydney’s northern beaches flout social distancing rules AGAIN to get in some surf and sun

Coronavirus cops issue $1k fines for being outside without valid excuse in NSW  Australians are being fined $1,000 for what would normally be innocent acts thanks to strict new coronavirus laws – including for sitting in a car and talking to a mate in the street.

Coronavirus Australia stage 3 restrictions: What you can do this weekend

Earlier this week, Victoria said you couldn’t under it’s strict “stay at home” regulations that prevented people going to other residences. But now you can after the chief health officer Professor Brett Sutton bent the rules.