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COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy has dropped again, with only 9 per cent of Australians objecting to the jab.

COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy plunges to record low, poll finds

The latest Resolve Political Monitor findings suggest Australia could achieve a 90 per cent vaccine target across the adult population.

  • by David Crowe

Opinion & Perspectives

Only economics drags Coalition towards net zero

Only now, when Australia is threatened with monetary action from the rest of the world because of its pathetic stance on climate change, does the government appear to respond.

Caution: submarines. Approach with great care

Australia’s diplomatic row with Europe over submarines is a reminder of difficult, tragic and almost comedic problems of the past.

Tony Wright
Tony Wright

Associate editor and special writer

The week that Sydney turned the corner on COVID-19

The number of cases has peaked and vaccination is racing ahead faster than expected. NSW can start to look to the future with confidence.



Dylan Voller is suing the media outlets for Facebook comments by readers.

Andrews and Berejiklian weigh defamation risks of allowing Facebook comments

It comes as Tasmanian Premier Peter Gutwein said he would ban comments on some of his Facebook posts due to a High Court ruling making media companies liable.

  • by Lisa Visentin
An illustration of Morrison and Macron.

Morrison in defence mode as AUKUS fallout goes global

Frozen out in Europe, feted in Washington, alarming some of its south-east Asian neighbours: the AUKUS misfire raises questions about Australia’s ability to perform on the world stage.

  • by Anthony Galloway

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