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Australia’s top health official says overdoses were part of overseas vaccine trials

Australia's top health official has moved to allay public fears after two aged care residents were given an overdose of the COVID-19...

Two aged care residents hospitalised after receiving COVID-19 vaccine overdose

Two elderly nursing home residents have reportedly been hospitalised after receiving an overdose of the COVID-19 vaccine in Queensland yesterday.

Four years jail for mum, 67, who helped her son flee drug trial

A 67-year-old Queensland woman has been sentenced to four years in jail for attempting to pervert the course of justice and giving...

Brisbane man hit with further foreign bribery charge

The Australian Federal Police has laid an additional foreign bribery charge against a 54-year-old Brisbane man. AFP investigators arrested...

Queen’s message on 10th anniversary of NZ earthquake

The Queen has sent the people of Christchurch, New Zealand a message on the 10th anniversary of the earthquake that changed the...

Study shows increased resistance to vaccine

There has been a substantial increase in COVID-19 vaccine resistance and hesitancy among Australians, according to new analysis from The Australian National University (ANU).

COVID-19 drives push for alcohol, drug services in regional areas

The COVID-19 pandemic has raised new challenges for the reach, accessibility and sustainability of alcohol and other drugs support services, yet the...

How to get your COVID-19 vaccination certificate

Australians are being asked to undergo a “simple step” to prepare themselves for the COVID-19 vaccine rollout next week.

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Rio Tinto digs deep for hospital makeover

The 54-year-old Tom Price Hospital will be rebuilt and replaced with a new $32.8 million facility, after a funding agreement was signed...

Queens Park Tennis serves up $1.3million redevelopment

Ken Rosewall and Geoff Masters were among the tennis dignitaries to formally open the 10-court, $1.3 million dollar redevelopment of the Queens...

Chinese investment in Australia plummets

Chinese investment in Australia fell by more than 61% in 2020, according to new data from the Chinese Investment in Australia Database...

New online crime reporting portal to free up police

NSW residents will now be able to report minor crime online thanks to an update to the NSW Police online Community Portal.

COVID-19 app goes live – have you downloaded it yet?

It's hoped a new, free, check-in app designed to make it easier for Queensland’s hospitality businesses and their customers to stay COVID...