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Verry Elleegant upsets favourite Incentivise to win Melbourne Cup

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Trainer Chris Waller finally got his hands on the Melbourne Cup after Verry Elleegant, ridden by James McDonald, upset the overwhelming pre-race favourite Incentivise at Flemington racecourse. Incentivise, one of the ...

‘Nervous giddy excitement’: relieved Melbourne residents enjoy weekend out of lockdown

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From St Kilda to Coburg the traffic is heavy in Melbourne for the first time in months. The bars are filling up and friends are having long hugs as the world’s lockdown capital sheds its Covid restrictions and opens u...

‘The plan is to drink all day’: sunny Melbourne celebrates its freedom day. First stop – brunch!

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For the first time in a long time, there are plenty of people out on Melbourne streets as the sun rises over the city. Just hours after lockdown lifted, cafe workers are out in the cool morning air, dragging chairs an...

Australia Covid news live update: Melbourne celebrates end of lockdown; Qantas to bring forward return of some international flights

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Qantas to return to 100% of staff levels in January; Scott Morrison says an announcement on a travel agreement with Singapore is imminent; cheers at midnight as restrictions ease on one of the world’s most locked down...

Melbourne freedom day: world’s most locked down city takes first cautious steps to reopening

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Before the pandemic hit, Melbourne had topped the world’s most liveable city list seven consecutive times and was the fastest-growing urban centre in Australia. But as major cities shrugged off lockdown restrictions w...

Melbourne stabbing: two men in hospital after Brunswick shopping centre attack

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Two men have been taken to hospital after being stabbed inside a Melbourne shopping centre. Both suffered non-life-threatening injuries during the attack at Barkly Square in Brunswick just after 8am on Monday, and wer...

Covid news live: Russia sees 997 deaths as cases continue to soar; Melbourne to lift stay-at-home orders

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Australia Covid live news update: Melbourne lockdown to end from Friday; NSW students prepare for school

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Restrictions will ease in Victoria from 11.59pm Thursday despite state reporting 1,838 Covid cases and seven deaths; NSW records 301 infections, 10 deaths, and ACT 33 cases; NSW schools reopen on Monday and community ...

As a Melbourne emergency doctor during the Delta wave, I can only function in survival mode for so long

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It wasn’t a surprise that working as a junior doctor in a Melbourne hospital emergency department during a pandemic comes with challenges. Covid-19 will be one of the biggest challenges of our generation, but despite ...

Australia Covid live update: Victoria records 1,890 cases, five deaths; NSW 477 cases, six deaths; 10,000 vaccinated people to attend Melbourne Cup

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Victoria records 1,890 new cases and five deaths; NSW records 477 cases and six deaths; 30 new cases in ACT; 10,000 vaccinated people to attend Melbourne Cup; Perrottet says NSW wants ‘to open international borders as...

Australia Covid live news update: NSW faces bumpy road to freedom; Melbourne protest police test positive

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Doctors, teachers and business air concerns before NSW restrictions eased; frontline Melbourne police infected at recent protests. Follow all the day’s news live

England families given Melbourne Christmas hope as Ashes talks continue

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The Australian government has said it is being “flexible and practical” to ensure the Ashes can go ahead as negotiations continue over travel conditions and family arrangements for the touring England cricketers. The...

Australia news live update: Melbourne to set Covid lockdown world record, Dominic Perrottet set to become NSW premier

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Melbourne overtaking Buenos Aires as city that has spent most days under stay-at-home orders. Follow all the updates

Victoria Covid restrictions: Melbourne lockdown, curfew and regional Vic coronavirus rules explained

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Melbourne restrictions eased slightly from Wednesday 29 September when Victoria hit its 80% first dose vaccination target. The Moorabool shire and Shepparton were to enter seven-day lockdowns from 11.59pm on Friday 1 ...

Son of Melbourne woman murdered 40 years ago says police errors were ‘disgusting’

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The son of murdered Melbourne woman Maria James has blasted a series of police errors he believes allowed her killer to escape justice 40 years ago. Mark James on Wednesday described his mother, who was stabbed 68 tim...

‘Absolutely madness’: Melbourne teenagers reveal they are behind leading Covid tracking website

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It turns out one of the most authoritative Covid-19 tracking sites in Australia is run by three teenagers. The trio, who have been running CovidbaseAU, became part of their own statistics after getting their first dos...

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