The State Government still can’t reveal the exact date it ordered millions of rapid antigen tests in preparation for WA’s border reopening, as fears grow about delivery delays.
There is a ‘strong possibility’ West Australians will be required to wear masks in public until at least the end of winter in a bid to curb the spread of the Omicron variant.
The operators of an abattoir in SA's southeast have defended their handling of a coronavirus outbreak that spread from the local community to the facility.
Mark McGowan has urged anyone with even ‘slight symptoms’ to get tested amid fears there are more cases of the COVID variant Omicron lurking in the WA community.
Peter Law and Josh Zimmerman
The COVID alert zone has spread further south with new exposure sites including tourist hot spots Mammoth Cave and Karri Valley Resort.
AMA WA President Mark Duncan-Smith has pleaded with the Premier to impose tough new restrictions or face up a huge number of Omicron cases.
A woman in her 50s has become the latest fatality from COVID-19 in the ACT, as the national capital registered 1601 new infections.
About two million West Australians are back to wearing face masks in the community after more Omicron cases were detected in the community.
An Australian National University study has found life expectancy rose throughout the pandemic in Australia, in what it is labelling a "silver-lining".
South Australia has reported 3829 new COVID-19 infections as signs continue that the state's Omicron outbreak is stabilising.
About 6000 health care workers in NSW are isolating after being exposed to COVID-19, as the state records 29,504 new cases and 17 deaths.
The emergency department at a big country hospital was able to fill only 12 per cent of its medical roster at times this month, a leaked email has revealed.
Victorian authorities say the state is nearing its Omicron infection peak, as a third of PCR tests confirm the presence of COVID-19.
Woolworths has suspended its supply arrangements with a South Australian abattoir after the ACTU claimed the facility had COVID-positive employees keep working.
Two new cases have been reported in WA today - both of whom are believed to have been infectious in the community. READ THE LATEST STATE-BY-STATE DEVELOPMENTS
West Australians have been given a first glimpse at the designs for the State’s brand new women’s and babies hospital.
A new survey has found 66 per cent of parents believe it is unsafe to return their children to school in the middle of the highly infectious Omicron outbreak.
A dramatic overhaul of the Child and Adolescent Health Care service could see five new senior management staff hired, a leaked internal letter has revealed.
WA has recorded two new local cases of COVID-19 today — both of whom were infectious in the community.
Deaths are mounting and hospitalisations hitting record highs on the other side of the country as WA reports its latest cases. READ THE LATEST STATE-BY-STATE DEVELOPMENTS
The federal government will spend $10 million to boost Australia's participation in screening programs for breast, bowel, and cervical cancer.
University of NSW researchers say a poor government response to COVID-19 in Indigenous communities is "a failure of moral human rights responsibility".
A Perth family is still on the hunt for a stem cell match to save the life of their 17-year-old son who is battling leukaemia.
A Mosman Park hairdresser has become the target of vile abuse by anti-vaxxers after telling her clients they needed to be double-jabbed or have a valid exemption to be served.
Amber Wilkinson & Caitlyn Rintoul
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