Health

Sun 29 Mar 2020

‘Stay home unless you have to go out’

‘Stay home unless you have to go out’

Aussies have been told to stay at home and not leave with more than persons other than family members while parks, outdoor gyms and play areas will be closed.

Infections are up but lockdown ‘is working’

Infections are up but lockdown ‘is working’

Every day the number of infections are rising in Australia, but the PM is optimistic the government’s strategy is working.

Brisbane hotels where arrivals are quarantined

premium_icon Brisbane hotels where arrivals are quarantined

Armed police and military guards locked down the Brisbane International Airport on the first day of Australia’s strict new quarantine laws.

Quarantined Aussies slam hotel conditions

premium_icon Quarantined Aussies slam hotel conditions

Returned travellers forced into the 14-day isolation in Sydney claim they have been deprived of adequate food and medicine and feel like “test guinea pigs”.

Woolies announces new shopping hour

Woolies announces new shopping hour

Woolworths has announced it is now dedicating two weekly shopping periods to emergency services and healthcare workers.

Health funds delay controversial premium rises

premium_icon Health funds delay controversial premium rises

Major health funds will delay their April 1 premium rise for six months amid the coronavirus crisis, saving their members hundreds of dollars.

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