Sumary of With COVID dominating the headlines again, here's what's happening across Australia:
- Catch up on the main COVID-19 news from July 20 with a look back at our blogNew South Wales:From today, employers who prevent their staff from working from home will face an on-the-spot fine of $10,000. NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian announced the tough penalty in a bid to reduce movement and the spread of the COVID-19 Delta strain.
- (ABC News: John Gunn)NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian announced the tough penalty in a bid to reduce movement and the spread of the COVID-19 Delta strain.
- Read moreAuthorities have listed a number of new exposure sites, including the entire Westfield Tea Tree Plaza Shopping Centre, Service SA at Modbury and Coles at St Agnes Shopping Centre.
- Victoria’s Chief Health Officer Brett Sutton has advised the state will cease issuing red zone permits for at least two weeks from this time, meaning even Victorian residents will be unable to enter.