National News

Protest sit-in disrupts Brisbane traffic

Hundreds of protesters have staged a silent sit-in on one of Brisbane's busiest arterial toads in support of the release of more than 100 asylum seekers holed-up in a Kangaroo Point hotel.

Eight NSW virus cases, tighter venue rules

The number of new COVID-19 cases in NSW continues to rise with all patrons who visited a western Sydney restaurant directed to get tested and self-isolate after a third case was linked to the venue.