Is australia in lockdown

Australian authorities announced a two-week lockdown in the city of Sydney and surrounding areas as the Delta coronavirus variant continues to rapidly spread.. Why it matters: This is the first full lockdown for Sydney since the beginning of the pandemic in 2020.It takes effect from Saturday at 6 p.m. local time until at least midnight on Friday, July 2.

The ideological narratives of the anti-lockdown movement here in Australia and those of the Atlas Network-linked IPA are the same. The driving assumptions of both are consistent with the core ...
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1 day ago · Australia is fighting a third wave of infections fueled by the Delta variant. In addition to Sydney, Melbourne and Canberra have also had lockdowns imposed, forcing the closure of thousands of ...
Australia will stick to its lockdown strategy against the coronavirus until at least 70% of its population is fully vaccinated, but after that it will have to start living with the virus, Prime ...
Australia had its COVID-19 outbreaks under control for months. Then, in mid-June, the delta variant came along, reported the Deseret News. The variant — and low domestic vaccination rates — led to lockdowns across Australia. But what began as a short " snap" lockdown in Sydney has now become the city's longest lockdown since the start ...
On 15 March 2020, Hon Francis Logan, Minister for Emergency Services, declared a State of Emergency in Western Australia with effect from 12am, 16 March 2020, due to the pandemic caused by COVID-19. The declaration was enabled through section 56 of the Emergency Management Act 2005 (WA).
Australia's capital city of Canberra will remain locked down for a second month after the local government reported 22 new coronavirus infections. The Australian Capital Territory locked down Aug. 12 after a single case linked to a Sydney outbreak of the virus' delta variant was detected. Territorial Chief Minister Andrew Barr said Tuesday that Canberra's lockdown will be extended until Oct. 15.
Australia locks down city of 2 million over a single case of new COVID variant. Brisbane, Australia — Australia's third-largest city headed into lockdown and borders were set to tighten ...
Australia's two largest states reported sharp increases in new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, a blow to hopes that lockdown restrictions would be lifted with more than half the country's population ...
South Australia has now entered lockdown, after health authorities confirmed the state's outbreak is the Delta strain. Key points: A fifth COVID case has been detected in South Australia
Australia in lockdown: a list of everything ordered to close (and also, to stay open) Closures will come into effect from noon on Monday, 23rd of March. bodyandsoul.com.au March 22, 2020 8:37pm
SYDNEY (REUTERS) - Australia began living under strict new lockdown rules on Monday (March 23) as coronavirus cases topped 1,600 and authorities denied entry to a cruise ship carrying hundreds on ...