Aussie researchers warn of ‘long COVID’ threat

sydney [Australia]July 2 (ANI/Xinhua): As COVID-19 restrictions gradually ease across Australia, health professionals expressed concerns over a “very big wave” of people with long COVID. “We can ignore this problem simply, but even if you say that five percent of Australians will have significant symptoms from long COVID. You’re talking about nearly half a million … Read more

Picture sums up airport chaos as Sydney warned about severe weather

Sydney airport has been met with chaos as wild weather hits the NSW coast. Travelers are being warned to take extra care on the roads while Sydney airport is thrown into chaos as the city prepares for a month worth of rain in two days. The picture of Sydney Airport showed the extent of the … Read more

Teenagers arrested following Blockade Australia climate protests in Sydney

Two young women are the latest to be charged in relation to climate protests which brought Sydney to a standstill. Two teenagers have been charged following Blockade Australia climate protests which brought Sydney to a standstill. The group caused major disruptions during the protests throughout Sydney’s CBD on Monday and Tuesday. However, their plans to … Read more

Latia Henderson, Kayley Ketley: New details in car boot kidnapping of Nisha Phillips

Details can now be revealed in a case that rocked a small town after a young woman punched out a tail light in a desperate bid for freedom. Nobody expects their Wednesday morning commute to end in a desperate rescue, but when drivers saw a frantic hand waving out of a car tail light they … Read more

Sydney, Brisbane, Wollongong forecast: East Coast Low set to bring wild weather

The east coast is set to be smashed by dangerous weather this weekend with several months worth of rain set to pour down in just hours. Flooding is “essentially guaranteed” from this weekend as a 500km band of wild, unpredictable weather bears down on Australia’s east coast. And right at the center of the danger … Read more

Sydney weather: Warning as a month’s rain to fall in a day

The Bureau of Meteorology and the SES have issued a strong warning to millions as a month’s worth of rain is forecast to fall in a single day. The Bureau of Meteorology and the SES have issued a strong warning to millions of residents to watch carefully for weather alerts and to prepare for possible … Read more

Sydney Airport: Chaos as passengers complain of Qantas tech issues

Passengers are complaining of huge queues and tech issues not allowing them to check in as school holidays kick off. The transport chaos has continued with trouble at Sydney Airport expected to extend into the night. The school holidays kicked off in the state, it seemed the airport was plagued with technical issues. The Daily … Read more

Centrelink: Protesters target Tony Burke over welfare changes

Protesters gathered outside a ministers office to oppose changes to Centrelink that include a new points-based payment system. Protesters gathered outside the office of Tony Burke on Friday to oppose upcoming changes to Centrelink. Representatives from the Australian Unemployed Workers’ Union (AUWU) intended to deliver a petition with reportedly over 30,000 signatures. Instead, they found … Read more

Aussie airlines brace for hectic days as school holidays begin

SYDNEY, July 1 (Xinhua) — Australia’s national airline, Qantas, and its subsidiary, Jetstar, are expecting to fly more than 350,000 domestic passengers during the first few days of July as school holidays begin in much of the country. Schools in New South Wales (NSW), Western Australia (WA) and the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) began their … Read more

Sydney commuters face more disruptions as industrial action by rail workers continues

Sydney commuters are facing another day of major disruptions after peace talks between the railway union and the state government stalled. Key points: Train services are running at about 30 per cent capacity Transport for NSW warned commuters to avoid non-essential travel Transport Minister David Elliott expected the union to cease today’s industrial action There … Read more