Coal mine evacuated amid flooding, PM pledges COVID-19 vaccines to other nations | 9 News Australia

About This Source - 9 News Australia

9 News Australia has delivered breaking news, features and exclusive news from around Australia and the world into homes since 1956. In December 2013, Nine Entertainment listed on the ASX, trading as ASX: NEC.

In November 2020, Nine Entertainment relocated from Willoughby where it had been based for 64 years to North Sydney.

Recent from 9 News Australia:

  • Melbourne’s median house price surpasses $1 million | 9 News Australia
  • Bushfire preparedness takes back seat amid pandemic | 9 News Australia
  • Dolphins and whales spotted off NSW coast | 9 News Australia
  • 9 News Australia published this video item, entitled “Coal mine evacuated amid flooding, PM pledges COVID-19 vaccines to other nations | 9 News Australia” – below is their description.

    A flood surge has caused an evacuation of the Yallourn Power Station coal mine. Scott Morrison has pledged to donate 20 million AstraZeneca vaccines to developing countries.

    0:00 Yallourn Power Station coalmine evacuated

    2:32 Electricity restored to homes

    4:17 Fatal Queensland house fire

    4:38 PM pledges vaccines to developing countries

    6:01 Police officer allegedly stabbed in Sydney’s north

    7:30 Man dies in hit and run

    8:30 Victoria records one new COVID-19 case

    9 News Australia YouTube Channel

    Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.

    In This Story: AstraZeneca

    AstraZeneca plc/AB (LON: AZN) is a British-Swedish multinational pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical company with its headquarters in Cambridge, United Kingdom and Södertälje, Sweden. Its R&D is concentrated in Cambridge in United Kingdom, Södertälje in Sweden, and Maryland and Toronto in North America.

    3 Recent Items: AstraZeneca

  • COVID -19: Kenya’s COVID vaccine supply is dwindling
  • Infectious diseases expert to run for Labor at federal election | 9 News Australia
  • Melbourne grandmother treated for blood clotting in ICU | Coronavirus | 9News Australia
  • In This Story: COVID-19

    Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.

    Symptoms of coronavirus

    The main symptoms of coronavirus are:

    • a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
    • a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
    • shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)

    Latest News about Covid-19

    Below are stories from around the globe related to the 2020 outbreak of novel Coronavirus – since the WHO gave the Covid-19 naming. Most recent items are posted nearest the top.

    5 Recent Items: COVID-19

  • The Latest on Lamar Jackson’s Positive Covid Test from an NFL Insider | CBS Sports HQ
  • On the Road to Happiness: Documentary chronicles Xinjiang people’s journey toward hope
  • Tokyo Olympics: Canada takes home bronze in rowing as COVID-19 worries rise
  • Chinese CDC: Vaccinated individuals becoming infected not a surprise
  • China blames U.S. for ‘three sins’ in COVID-19 response, origin-tracing
  • In This Story: Queensland

    Queensland (QLD) is an Australian state covering the continent’s northeast, with a coastline stretching nearly 7,000km. Its offshore Great Barrier Reef, the world’s largest coral reef system, hosts thousands of marine species. The city of Cairns is a gateway to the reef and tropical Daintree Rainforest. The capital, Brisbane, is flanked by the surfing beaches of the Gold and Sunshine Coasts.

    5 Recent Items: Queensland

  • Tests confirm source of virus in Brisbane hostel, masks mandatory for another week | ABC News
  • Muckadilla muck up as contractor misspells iconic outback pub’s sign | 7NEWS
  • Masks remain in south-east Queensland, two backpacker hostels in lockdown | 9 News Australia
  • Apple CEO praises Queensland’s technology and innovation | 9 News Australia
  • The Greens call to raise taxes for the wealthy to help fund social housing in Queensland | 7NEWS
  • In This Story: Scott Morrison

    Scott John Morrison is an Australian politician who is the 30th and current prime minister of Australia. He took office in August 2018 upon his election as leader of the Liberal Party, and subsequently led the Coalition to victory at the 2019 federal election.

    4 Recent Items: Scott Morrison

  • Prime Minister Scott Morrison LIVE interview about COVID Vaccine RACE debacle on Sunrise | 7NEWS
  • Prime Minister boosts COVID-19 lockdown payments | Coronavirus | 9 News Australia
  • Covid-19: Sydney Lockdown Extended as Delta Surge Worsens
  • IN FULL: The Prime Minister outlines further financial support for NSW lockdown | ABC News
  • Leave a Comment