Australia news live updates: Senate inquiry probes Beetaloo Basin fracking plans; 12 Covid deaths recorded

Firstly, 120,000 premises will come into the footprint, people previously served by satellite will be able to get the NBN fixed wireless. It will go to a speed of 100 megabits per second and over 750,000 premises. 85% will get a speed of 250 megabits per second. Upload speed Inverarity crease in 20 meg bites … Read more

Australia Covid live update: Victoria and SA lockdowns expected to end; two more deaths in NSW

Hello and welcome to Tuesday! (Oh my, it’s only Tuesday.) Unfortunately, there is some tragic news to start the day. The death toll from this latest Delta wave of coronavirus has reached double digits, with NSW Health reporting two more deaths from Covid-related illness. They confirmed a woman in her 80s had died at her … Read more

Australia news live: NSW contact tracers scramble to contain spread following local Covid case in Sydney’s east

A very good morning to you all on this dreary autumn’s Thursday (well, at least it’s dreary where I am, so I demand everyone suffer because of that). Sydney is dealing with a worrying case of mystery Covid community transmission. The NSW premier Gladys Berejiklian says it’s likely there will be more community cases to … Read more