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Coronavirus Australia live update: Daniel Andrews says 'now is the time to open up' after Victoria records no Covid cases

From midnight tomorrow night Melbourne businesses will be able to start reopening as restrictions ease. Follow…

NSW eases Covid restrictions on churches and gyms as state reports 10 new cases and Victoria three – politics live

New South Wales coronavirus testing rates increase as Daniel Andrews says Victoria may have recorded its…

Coalition grilled over $30m Western Sydney airport land, as NSW reports five new Covid cases and Victoria one – politics live

Budget estimates continue with Australia’s coronavirus response on the agenda. Victoria’s hotel quarantine inquiry will reconvene…

Labor pursues government over airport land deal as Coalition defends childcare scheme – politics live

Melburnians can now travel up to 25km and spend more time out of the house; federal…

Coronavirus Australia live updates: NSW reports 14 new cases, as Victoria records seven new cases and five deaths

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Coronavirus Australia live: Victoria may ease restrictions despite higher case numbers

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Morrison had been telling us he wanted a private sector-led recovery. Turns out he wasn't lying | Katharine Murphy

The core message of the 2020 federal budget is ‘We’ve been there for you during the…