National News

'Game changer': Telstra payphones now free

Australians will be able to make free calls from public payphones across the country under a new Telstra initiative to promote connections in the age of social isolation.

NSW's COVID daily average surpasses 200

NSW has recorded 207 new local COVID-19 cases and another death as vaccinations remain a focus for authorities trying to forge a path out of Sydney's lockdown.

SA considers tougher Queensland rules

South Australians in Queensland have been urged to consider returning as soon as possible as the Sunshine State continues to battle a COVID-19 outbreak.

Shane Warne tests positive for COVID-19

Shane Warne has missed London Spirit's clash with Southern Brave in the new English cricket limited-overs competition The Hundred after he was one of two members of the team's coaching staff to test positive for...

AZ doses aplenty, calls grow to get jabbed

The call to get vaccinated has intensified across the nation with Sydney clocking up another 200-plus day of new coronavirus cases and yet another death recorded, the 14th in this current outbreak.