A marathon three-hour National Cabinet meeting has shed light on Australia's path out of lockdown. The next phase of reopening will come when 70% of the population is vaccinated. @patty_mitchell #9Today
As the Taliban captures more of Afghanistan following America’s withdrawal, many more refugees are trying to enter
Australia’s top health officials are growing increasingly frustrated with the failure to rein in medicos who are perpetuating conspiracy theories about the AstraZeneca vaccine.
Australia's Zero Tolerance Policy For COVID-19 Cracks With New Wave Of Cases
The path out of the pandemic is looking a little clearer this morning. National Cabinet has agreed that 70% of Australians must be vaccinated before Australia can move to the next phase of reopening. @patty_mitchell #9Today
"We're well-booked for the 3rd quarter, on pace where we would normally expect to be for the 4th quarter," says @HawaiianAir CEO. "We're really looking forward to vaccinations accelerating in Japan, Korea, Australia, New Zealand, which are the important markets for us." $HA
After the Ostrich, the Australian Emu is the second largest bird by height. You can find Australian Emus in just about any habitat in Australia. The coin features an adult Emu and a baby Emu near a watering hole on the Australian Outback. #Emu Learn more:
This rarely-seen glass octopus was caught on camera. The clear sea creature was filmed by an underwater robot during an expedition off of the Phoenix Islands, more than 3,200 miles northeast of Sydney, Australia.
Here’s how this scene was viewed live in Australia. One of America’s closest and most dependable allies. Rendered speechless. Just watch.
I am totally devastated watching what is happening in Australia right now with the horrific bushfires. I am pledging a donation of $500,000 directly to the local fire services that are battling so hard on the frontlines. My heart goes out to our friends and family in Oz ❤️
The catastrophic fires in Australia are the latest example of the very real and very urgent consequences of climate change. It’s on us to stay focused and protect the one planet we’ve got for the next generation:
I say to those who are delaying action on climate change: Look at the blood-red sky and unbreathable air in Australia because of raging forest fires. Our futures are all connected. That is why we must bring the world together and enact a Green New Deal.