Australia coronavirus live updates: 30-year-old Queensland man dies and NSW announces pay freeze

State health minister says the man tested positive after his death and NSW government announces a pay freeze. Follow all the latest news, live 30-year-old Queensland man tests positive for … Read More

Coronavirus live updates Australia: health minister Greg Hunt announces additional $20m for mental health funding

Announcement comes as the new deputy chief medical officer for mental health says there has been no ‘discernible increase in suicides’ due to the pandemic. Follow all the latest news, … Read More

Australia coronavirus live update: Labor ridicules $60bn jobkeeper error as government says scheme will not be widened – latest

The number of workers accessing the wage subsidy has been overestimated, NSW to relax restrictions from 1 June and Target to close up to 75 stores. Follow all the latest … Read More

Coronavirus live update: Australia's death toll reaches 100 while federal childcare report to remain under wraps – latest news

Death of 93-year-old woman takes national Covid-19 toll to 100; childcare report stays ‘cabinet-in-confidence’; NSW says schools to return full-time on 25 May. Follow all the latest news, live Australia’s … Read More