A new Covid-19 test is being developed with funding from the Victorian government that makes bold claims about what it will be able to detect.
A move from multiple states to offer Pfizer to the nation’s older population will push young Australians to the back of the queue, again.
A Sydney doctor has begged pregnant women to get vaccinated against Covid-19, having seen the havoc wreaked by the virus in maternity wards.
Scientists believe they have made a ‘revolutionary’ breakthrough in finding the cause of Alzheimer’s disease, which could lead to treatment and prevention of the most common form of dementia.
Hesitant Aussies are clogging the GP system asking for medical exemptions from Covid-19 vaccines – but extremely few people will actually qualify.
The very early stages of a devastating bushfire were spotted from the air, but crews could not fight it for one key reason.
NRL fans attending Sunday’s clash between the Eels and Knights are able to get vaccinated on their way inside, in a creative expansion of Qld’s rollout.
One million more doses of the Moderna vaccine are incoming from Europe, as Australia looks to start vaccinating a new group.
Experts have issued an urgent warning to watch out for deadly snakes lurking in backyards as the weather warms up.
NSW was leading the world in its vaccination rates last month, but the daily number of new jabs has slowed, putting the state’s reopening date at risk.
A third study has reported its findings on mixing vaccines, with experts watching on closely to see if the ‘positive signs’ are present in the long term.
Annastacia Palaszczuk and her loyal senior cabinet members have delivered a furious warning to Canberra: ‘Don’t pick a fight.’
The institute — one of Australia’s most prominent paediatric research centres — follows in the footsteps of Qantas and fruit and vegetable processor SPC by making the COVID-19 vaccine compulsory.
The pregnant wife of a man killed in a Father’s Day shark attack has issued a heartbreaking tribute as family and friends mourn his death.
Erin Lyons and Evin Priest
Barnaby Joyce has accused a journalist of berating him at his first major press club address since returning to the Nationals’ leadership.
A koala was discovered on a rooftop of a suburban home in southwest Sydney, but how the animal got there remains a mystery.
Victoria has changed its advice for those wanting AstraZeneca jabs as the state battles to keep soaring Delta cases in check.
New South Wales hit a major vaccine milestone on Thursday, with daily jab numbers suggesting the state is just weeks away from some good news.
Evin Priest, Ellen Ransley
NSW fishing officials have cracked down on illegal fishing, issuing thousands of fines to anglers doing one thing wrong.
A Covid-19 positive man has spoken about why he’s refusing to go into hotel quarantine despite claiming he’d been told he’d be ‘removed by force’.
After last month’s tragic incident, a local council has scrapped decades-old rules regarding the birds.
A huge vaccine milestone is just days away for NSW in a promising sign for the end of lockdown.
Australia’s peak body for doctors is pushing for mandatory vaccinations for certain workers, saying it is the next logical step.
A leading magpie expert has revealed the concerning item that will make the bird like you, even if it’s already pegged you as a target for swooping.
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