A former teacher has been charged over the alleged historic sexual assaults of a student in NSW's Murrumbidgee region.
Another elderly resident of the Newmarch House nursing home in Sydney has died after becoming infected with COVID-19, taking the national death toll to 100.
The majority of metropolitan Adelaide is under quarantine restrictions after two Mediterranean fruit fly outbreaks were declared on Tuesday.
Free childcare for Australian children has cost the federal government about $131 million a week.
Clusters of COVID-19 around a Melbourne meat works and McDonald's outlet shouldn't endanger their customers' health.
Gutted Australian barley growers have warned of a bitter blow to the nation's economy after China slapped a whopping 80 per cent tariff on imports.
More than 110 countries have backed Australia's push for an independent coronavirus inquiry as China imposes a huge tariff on barley imports from Australia.
Students at NSW public schools will return to classroom teaching full time from next Monday, two months after coronavrius forced them to study at home.
Australia's coronavirus death toll has edged closer to 100 after a man died in NSW, while a debate rages over when to reopen state borders.
Twelve McDonald's outlets have been closed in Victoria over a coronavirus-infected delivery driver, while the government has announced $2.7 billion to help revive the economy.