National News

We may never beat virus: Qld's top doctor

Queensland's chief health officer has warned the coronavirus may never be eradicated, as health officials work to avoid a possible outbreak at an aged care home.

1.3 million Australians access early super

More than 1.34 million people have applied to withdraw a total of $10 billion in superannuation funds under an early access scheme put in place for those who lost their job during the coronavirus crisis.

Air Jordan 1s auctioned for record price

NBA great Michael Jordan's autographed match-worn sneakers from his rookie season in 1985 have fetched a record $US560,000 ($A873,000) in an online auction.

Info from 'Dr Google' poses risk: study

Health treatments and diagnosis from the comfort of home are becoming more prevalent in Australia and although at-home treatment is leading to fewer hospital readmissions and deaths, initial diagnoses made online can be risky, new studies have found.

Vic pubs and restaurants to reopen in June

Victorian restaurants, cafes and pubs will be allowed to open their doors to patrons again from the start of June under an easing of coronavirus restrictions in the state.