COVID-19 modelling not yet complete despite release of roadmap, SA Premier Steven Marshall concedes

A COVID testing station sign with a truck passing in the background on the other side of the road

South Australia’s Premier has admittedĀ that not all of the modelling underpinning the state’s COVID-19 roadmap has so far been received by health authorities and the state government.Key points:SA will significantly relax border restrictions on November 23The opposition is urging the government to release modelling used as the basis for the planPremier Steven Marshall conceded some … Read more

SA announces COVID-19 roadmap including repeal of border restrictions on November 23

Steven Marshall stands in a suit in front of a SA Health and SA Government logo background

South Australia will ease its border restrictions for double-vaccinated people from November 23.Key points:Double-vaccinated domestic travellers will be able to headĀ into SA without quarantiningInternational arrivals will have the current quarantine duration halvedFurther repeals will require 90 per cent of the population, aged 12 and over, to have been fully vaccinatedThat date will also see the … Read more

Sydney set to unveil freedom roadmap as more COVID-19 curbs eased

Sydney set to unveil freedom roadmap as more COVID-19 curbs eased

A pedestrian wearing a protective face mask crosses tram lines in the city centre during a lockdown to curb the spread of a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Sydney, Australia, September 24, 2021. REUTERS/Loren ElliottSYDNEY, Sept 27 (Reuters) – Australia’s New South Wales (NSW) government plans to unveil its roadmap on Monday for reopening the … Read more

Victoria’s roadmap out of COVID lockdown released by Premier Daniel Andrews

Daniel Andrews, in a suit, speaks to reporters in front of a purple health department backdrop.

Melbourne will be in lockdown until late October and greater freedoms will be granted to fully vaccinated Victorians once 80 per cent of the eligible population has been double dosed, the state’s roadmap has revealed.Key points:Premier Daniel Andrews has warned there will be “very difficult days” ahead for the state’s health systemA 70 per cent … Read more