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NSW Omicron update: detects double-digit increase in Omicron COVID cases

New South Wales has registered a further 10 cases of the new Omicron variant of coronavirus.There are now a total of 25 Omicron cases in the state, NSW Health said.Of those, 14 are attached to two Sydney schools and an indoor climbing gym in the west of the city.NSW Health

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Second death at Murray Mouth in two days when the kayaker’s body was found on Coorong Beach

A man's body has been found washed ashore on the Younghusband Peninsula along Coorong. Key points:The body of a 36-year-old man washed ashore yesterday afternoonHis kayak was found nearbyA 50-year-old man drowned in the same area SaturdayLocal police patrols and ambulance crews were called to Murray Mouth just after 4pm

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Residents of Maribyrnong and Hobsons Bay are urged to be on guard this fire season

By Molly Magennis Residents of Maribyrnong and Hobsons Bay are encouraged not to be complacent about fire safety despite forecasts of a wetter-than-average summer. Fire Rescue Victoria Commander John Jugum said that although both municipalities are fairly structured, parkland and grasslands still pose a risk. "There are some pockets, especially along Maribyrnong [River]

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