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Qld balcony party defies COVID-19 message

Revellers have been caught partying on a Brisbane balcony and others spotted hanging in groups outside a restaurant as officials demand people stay at home to combat coronavirus.

Virus steps must protect jobs and health

The Morrison government has rejected pressure from some states for a "lockdown" to deal with the coronavirus, instead moving to mandatory quarantine for all Australians returning from overseas.

Trump says counties may be rated for risk

President Donald Trump says federal officials are developing new guidelines to rate US counties by risk of virus spread, as he seeks to ease measures meant to stem the coronavirus outbreak.

Broncos preparing for September re-start

Brisbane great Ben Ikin says the Broncos have told players to prepare for a September 1 NRL re-start as they deal with the financial fallout of the coronavirus shutdown.

Woolies to take on extra 20,000 workers

Up to 20,000 jobs are up for grabs as Woolworths takes on workers across Australia to keep up supplies of food and drink during of the coronavirus outbreak.
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