New South Wales News

Wed 1 Apr 2020

Quarantine violator’s tears in court

Quarantine violator’s tears in court

A recently returned traveller who failed to self-isolate three times has sobbed in court after he was kept behind bars.

Police swoop on backpacker hostel party

Police swoop on backpacker hostel party

Police were called to a noisy rooftop party at a Kings Cross backpacker hostel last night where revellers were clearly flouting social distancing rules.

Australia records 20th coronavirus death

Australia records 20th coronavirus death

A 95-year-old woman has died overnight in NSW, taking the national virus death toll to 20.

State pulls together to keep our frontline workers safe

State pulls together to keep our frontline workers safe

NSW officials have called on the state to rally behind our frontline health workers and support them with daily acts of kindness as they face their darkest hours on the...

Masked man accused of violence toward paramedic, graffiti

premium_icon Masked man accused of violence toward paramedic, graffiti

HE remains on bail and has entered no formal pleas to his charges.

‘We won’t forget you’: $1m to fire victims

‘We won’t forget you’: $1m to fire victims

A new $1 million fund has been launched today by News Corp Australia to help Australia’s bushfire victims in their recovery.

Fears nine cruise ships to 'flood' our hospitals

Fears nine cruise ships to 'flood' our hospitals

Nine cruise ships floating off the NSW coast could flood the state’s hospitals with coronavirus patients, NSW Police have warned.

Tue 31 Mar 2020

Airlines charging tourists $12,000 to leave Australia

premium_icon Airlines charging tourists $12,000 to leave Australia

Camilla Dalla Chiesa says she is stranded in Sydney and is desperate to return home to Italy, even though the COVID-19 death toll is 11,591 and rising.

From takeaway to exercise: Unravelling NSW’s virus laws

premium_icon From takeaway to exercise: Unravelling NSW’s virus laws

As the government continues to enforce stricter social distancing measures, there are questions around how it works. We asked an expert to reflect on some common...

NSW mum blasts principals’ online teaching ‘edicts’

premium_icon NSW mum blasts principals’ online teaching ‘edicts’

A stressed Sydney mum has blasted school principals for issuing unrealistic homeschool “edicts” to working parents who are trying to keep their jobs during the COVID-19...

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