The State recorded 804 new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, after super spreader events in Newcastle.
Patrons of a second night spot in Newcastle have been told to isolate and get tested for COVID-19.
NSW Health said Finnegan’s Hotel was visited by confirmed cases of COVID-19 between 6.30pm on Friday night and 2.30am Saturday morning.
One of the world’s largest mRNA vaccine manufacturing facilities will be built in Australia.
Moderna has struck a deal with the Victorian and Federal governments, which will see it produce 25 million doses of its COVID formula each year, from 2024.
The city’s rail network is facing another full day of disruption, with train drivers walking off the job again over pay and safety concerns.
Two-thirds of the fleet will be out of action and commuters are being warned of packed trains and lengthy delays.
Airlines have scheduled dozens of flights between Perth and other major cities, following the announcement of easing Western Australia’s hard border.
The state will reopen on February 5 after isolating itself from other parts of the country, for most of the pandemic.
A Parramatta woman has been charged after another woman was allegedly fleeced of $1 million in a property scam.
Police say a Canberran allegedly deposited the money into a fraudulent account during the settlement period of a property sale.
It is believed the woman’s account details were taken from a compromised email address belonging to her lawyer, which contained altered bank details.
The South Korean president Moon Jae-in will meet with Opposition Leader Anthony Albanese today.
He will then meet with NSW Premier Dominic Perrottet and NSW Governor Margaret Beazley at Government House.
In the US, at least 64 people, including six children, in Kentucky have been confirmed killed after a raft of tornadoes tore through six US states.
Sri Lanka showed off a giant blue sapphire.
Weighing in at 310kg, the precious gem was found in a pit about three months ago.
It is yet to be certified by international organisations.
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