7 News Melbourne

7 News Melbourne

First for news in Melbourne with Peter Mitchell Monday to Friday and Jennifer Keyte on Saturday and Sunday at 6pm.

148510 followers  •  238 follow  •  Melbourne  •   https://appsto.re/au/5EyyO.i

Victoria has recorded a 15th day without a locally acquired case of COVID-19. #7NEWS 

A woman is fighting for life in a Sydney hospital after allegedly being beaten by a man known to her at her workplace. #7NEWS 

Greater Brisbane will have COVID-19 restrictions eased tomorrow after the state overcame a scare from a cluster of the UK strain of the virus. #COVID19  #7NEWS 

Australians involved in the Government’s robodebt scandal, which saw over $720 million taken unlawfully from over 400,000 people, will receive a share in a $1.2 billion court settlement. #auspol  #7NEWS 

TV star @joe_exotic  has let loose on social media after he was snubbed by ex-President Donald Trump during his 11th-hour spate of presidential pardons. #7NEWS 

New South Wales could be just days away from easing COVID-19 restrictions after the state recorded no new locally acquired cases. #7NEWS 

A German man will face trial in Tasmania over the alleged murder of a woman whose body was found in a house in the state's north on Boxing Day. #7NEWS 

A knife-wielding man has been shot dead by police on a Victorian road. Emergency services were called to Drouin in West Gippsland just before 9am on Thursday. #7NEWS 

@CricketAus  will drop all references to ‘Australia Day’ for the three @BBL  matches to be played on January 26. #7NEWS 

@ScottMorrisonMP  has given a big bash to @CricketAus  over its decision to drop Australia Day from official promotions after consulting with Indigenous advisers. #7NEWS 


US biotechnology company @NovavaxInc  is starting human trials of a coronavirus vaccine in Melbourne and Brisbane, with 131 volunteers to test its safety and look for early signs of its effectivene #7NEWSs .

Controversial Independent Senator Fraser Anning has been caught on camera punching a young protester after the boy cracked an egg on the back of his head at an event in Moorabbin. A 17-year-old boy was arrested and released without charge pending investigation. #auspol  #7News 

Police are preparing to launch their aerial arsenal as part of a crackdown on COVID rule breakers. High powered drones will be used to find people not wearing masks, and cars too far from home. @tdolling  #7NEWS 

"I've never been to a mosque... I don't want them to feel scared... I want them to know people care” – Touching words from a Gold Coast man visiting a mosque to lay flowers following the Christchurch terror attack. #Christchurch  #7News 

tweet picture

They're the pictures that have health authorities on edge tonight - thousands of mask-free Melburnians flocking to beaches ahead of our warmest weekend in seven months. @pauldowsley7  #7NEWS 

A Melbourne mum has smashed the world record for the most burpees in 60 minutes by a female. 37-year-old Elizabeth Llorente trained for three months leading up to the feat, soaring past the previous best of 1321 with her 1490-burpee effort. #7News 

"I'm never going to get the opportunity to headbutt that c**t again ... so I seized a moment" - Man charged with headbutting Tony Abbott.

While the government boasts about "stopping the boats", 7 News can tonight reveal that more than 64,000 asylum seekers have arrived in Australia by plane in just the last four years. #auspol  #7News