IN FULL: NSW tightens restrictions as state records 44 new local cases | ABC News

About This Source - ABC News (Australia)

The video item below is from ABC News (Australia). ABC News is a public news service in Australia produced by the News and Current Affairs division of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.

Recent from ABC News (Australia):

  • PNG desperately tries to get more people vaccinated after detecting COVID Delta variant | ABC News
  • Extra funding allows Early Morning Centre to help homeless Canberrans seven days a week | ABC News
  • The winter rains are filling empty dams in WA setting the state up for a bumper harvest. | ABC News
  • ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “IN FULL: NSW tightens restrictions as state records 44 new local cases | ABC News” – below is their description.

    NSW recorded 44 locally acquired COVID-19 cases in the 24 hours to 8:00pm yesterday.

    The source of nine of these remains under investigation.

    NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian says several new social distancing restrictions will be introduced to combat the state’s COVID-19 outbreak. From 5:00pm today, people will be able to exercise only in groups of two (or with their households), people may not exercise more than 10km from their homes and from Sunday, the number of mourners at funerals will be capped at 10.

    Read more: https://ab.co/2VoVDVJ

    ABC 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: 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

  • PNG desperately tries to get more people vaccinated after detecting COVID Delta variant | ABC News
  • Small businesses have been offered a $5000 handout from the Queensland Government | 7NEWS
  • Health Minister provides national COVID-19 update | Coronavirus | 9 News Australia
  • NSW records 207 new COVID cases as Sydney enters sixth week of lockdown | 7NEWS
  • Sydney Lockdown Update: Army begins patrolling COVID hotspots | 7NEWS
  • In This Story: New South Wales

    New South Wales is a southeastern Australian state, distinguished by its coastal cities and national parks. Sydney, its capital, is home to iconic structures such as the Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge.

    Population: 7.544 million (Sept 2014)

    3 Recent Items: New South Wales

  • NSW records 207 new COVID cases as Sydney enters sixth week of lockdown | 7NEWS
  • Sydney Lockdown Update: Army begins patrolling COVID hotspots | 7NEWS
  • $1 million reward for information about disappearance of NSW man Ian Draper | 7NEWS
  • Leave a Comment