$500 cash payment for victims of the COVID-19 lockdown in Australia | 7NEWS

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  • 7NEWS Australia published this video item, entitled “$500 cash payment for victims of the COVID-19 lockdown in Australia | 7NEWS” – below is their description.

    Workers who live through a COVID-19 lockdown for more than 7 days will get a $500 cash payment from the federal government. The temporary relief is similar to support given to bushfire victims, but to be eligible, the Commonwealth must agree the lockdown is warranted.

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