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Sydney extends lockdown by four weeks as Covid-19 cases spike in Australia

The Irish Times 28 Jul 2021
Authorities in Sydney extended a lockdown by four weeks on Wednesday after an already protracted stay-at-home order failed to curb a Covid-19 outbreak, with the authorities warning of tougher policing to stamp out non-compliance ... He acknowledged his own family was caught up in the Sydney lockdown.
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‘A lesson in loss, humility and absurdity’: how rhythmic gymnastics took over my childhood

The Guardian 27 Jul 2021
I was six, sitting in my kitchen in Auckland, staring at the television. On screen, a gymnast at the 2000 Sydney Olympics tossed a bright red ribbon high into the air before catching it with astonishing ease ... I dragged my mother into the room, pointed to the television and ...
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New South Wales sees more cases despite lockdown

Straits Times 26 Jul 2021
SYDNEY • Australia's most ... "We might need to go harder in some areas and release some settings in others," state Premier Gladys Berejiklian said at a televised news conference, apparently referencing five government areas of Sydney's suburbs at the epicentre of the outbreak.
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Australia sees COVID-19 cases climb, police warn against protest repeat

Gulf News 26 Jul 2021
Sydney ... “We might need to go harder in some areas and release some settings in others,” state premier Gladys Berejiklian said at a televised news conference, apparently referencing five government areas of Sydney’s suburbs at the epicentre of the outbreak.
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Australians may face longer lockdown after "reckless" mass protests

Gulf Daily News 25 Jul 2021
There is no other magic bullet that's going to do that," Morrison told reporters at a televised media conference. He called the anti-lockdown protests in Sydney reckless and self-defeating ... Numbers of such cases have stayed stubbornly high even after four weeks of lockdown in Sydney, now expected to be extended beyond July 30.
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Australians may face longer lockdown after 'reckless' mass protests

Straits Times 25 Jul 2021
There is no other magic bullet that's going to do that," Mr Morrison said at a televised conference. He called the anti-lockdown protests in the state capital Sydney reckless and self-defeating ... Numbers of such cases have stayed stubbornly high even after four weeks of lockdown in Sydney, now expected to be extended beyond July 30.
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Tokyo’s lonely stands make way for crowded couch

The Daily Telegraph Australia 25 Jul 2021
The grandstands might be eerily empty, but the Tokyo Olympics is shaping as one of the most-watched events — both on television and mobile devices — in Australia since the Sydney Games ....
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How John Cornell went from being a self-described 'ratbag' larrikin to a multi-talented entertainment giant ...

The Daily Mail 23 Jul 2021
Inspired by a Michael Parkinson interview with Australian bushman Rod Ansell, who unfurled his swag and slept on the floor of his room in Sydney's Sebel Townhouse when brought down from the Northern Territory for the television piece, Cornell, Hogan and writer Ken Shadie created the Mick 'Crocodile' Dundee character.
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Renowned radio and television personality Jono Coleman is laid to rest in a private service ...

The Daily Mail 22 Jul 2021
A private funeral service was held in Sydney for beloved radio and television personality Jonathan 'Jono' Coleman on Thursday ... A private funeral service was held in Sydney for beloved radio and television personality Jonathan 'Jono' Coleman on Thursday ... He died in Sydney on Friday, aged 65, after a four-year battle with prostate cancer.
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Far-right troll Katie Hopkins blasts Australia's leaders for 'imprisoning' people during lockdowns just days after ...

The Daily Mail 22 Jul 2021
Controversial British television personality Katie Hopkins claims Australians are being imprisoned and must be freed after being deported over her bizarre antics and claims during hotel quarantine in Sydney ... The controversial British commentator, 46, boarded a Singapore Airlines flight from Sydney at 3pm on Monday.
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Australia's stunning economic recovery trips on Delta variant, vaccine snags

Straits Times 22 Jul 2021
SYDNEY (REUTERS) - In Australia's largest city, construction has come to a standstill for the first time in living memory as a surge in Covid-19 cases puts Sydney under its toughest lockdown since the pandemic began ... Treasurer Josh Frydenberg concurs, saying in a televised interview the September quarter will probably "be a negative".
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Australia’s stunning economic recovery trips on Delta, vaccine snags

Metro USA 22 Jul 2021
SYDNEY (Reuters) – In Australia’s largest city, construction has come to a standstill for the first time in living memory as a surge in COVID-19 cases puts Sydney under its toughest lockdown since the pandemic began ... For smaller firms such as Sydney-based Ianotti Electricals, the lengthy delays mean thousands of dollars of lost business.
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Australia's stunning economic recovery trips on Delta, vaccine snags

Reuters 22 Jul 2021
SYDNEY, July 22 (Reuters) - In Australia's largest city, construction has come to a standstill for the first time in living memory as a surge in COVID-19 cases puts Sydney under its toughest lockdown since the pandemic began ... Sydney could remain in lockdown indefinitely.
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Australia’s two biggest cities see COVID-19 cases ease amid lockdowns

Metro USA 19 Jul 2021
SYDNEY (Reuters) – Locally acquired cases of COVID-19 slightly eased on Monday in Australia’s two biggest cities Sydney and Melbourne, both under lockdown, as authorities struggle to stop the spread of the highly infectious Delta variant ... COVID-19 vaccination centre at Sydney Olympic Park in Sydney.
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Australia deports commentator Hopkins for quarantine boast

Rapid City Journal 19 Jul 2021
Hopkins traveled to Australia to appear in a reality television program and was in a 14-day mandatory hotel quarantine in Sydney before filming was to start ... Australia’s two largest cities, Sydney and Melbourne, are under lockdown to contain a coronavirus outbreak caused by the more contagious delta variant ... Sydney New South Wales Australia Oceania.
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