Sydney woman who sparked Newcastle COVID-19 lockdown fined $4,000

A woman wearing a mask holds her hand up

A Sydney woman who breached COVID-19 restrictions by partying in Newcastle before testing positive to the virus and sparking a lockdown has been fined $4,000.Key points:The woman and her friend travelled from Sydney to Newcastle in July and attended two parties Both parties were significant COVID-19 transmission eventsThey visited multiple shops at Charlestown Square without checking inPolice stopped … Read more

Green Bay Packers, Aaron Rodgers, Allen Lazard fined for COVID-19 protocol violations, source says

Green Bay Packers, Aaron Rodgers, Allen Lazard fined for COVID-19 protocol violations, source says

GREEN BAY, Wis. — The NFL’s review of the Green Bay Packers’ COVID-19 protocols was completed Tuesday, and a league source said the team was fined $300,000, while quarterback Aaron Rodgers and receiver Allen Lazard were each fined $14,650.They were fined for violations of the protocols that were jointly agreed upon by the NFL and … Read more

Singleton’s Caledonian Hotel licensee fined for breaching COVID-19 vaccination requirements

The exterior of a hotel with signs reading 'free australia, and anti vaccination messages

Just hours after vowing to defy coronavirus vaccination requirements, the licensee of a notorious “freedom” pub in the NSW Hunter Valley has been fined for breaching public health orders.Key points:The Caledonian Hotel in Singleton pledged to not enforce vaccination requirements on patronsThe licensee and an employee have been issued PINS under NSW public health ordersThe pub gained notoriety for … Read more