Tens of thousands more Australians are out of a job today as the coronavirus pandemic continues to wreak havoc on the economy.
In a sign of how quickly the official health advice is changing, some new restrictions announced earlier in the week were reversed today before they could be implemented.
A directive to all hairdressing salons and barbers to keep haircuts under 30 minutes has been scrapped. But it hasn’t stemmed the job losses.
Political reporter Jane Norman reports from Parliament House.
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