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Businesses switch to making virus supplies

Australian manufacturers have intensified efforts to shore up medical supplies as the federal government tries to save millions of jobs under threat from coronavirus.

NSW cracks down as virus cases pass 2000

NSW Health authorities are ramping up coronavirus testing in Sydney's eastern suburbs where clusters of the disease have developed within the backpacker community.

SA to use vending machines for masks

South Australia will trial the use of vending machines to distribute protective equipment to medical staff, including masks, to better keep track of supplies during the coronavirus pandemic.

Virus guidelines may get tougher: Trump

US President Donald Trump says federal social distancing guidelines might be toughened and travel restrictions with China and Europe will stay in place as he urges Americans to help fight the coronavirus with tough measures through April.
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