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Qld woman injured by kangaroo

A Queensland woman has suffered a chest injury and cuts to her arms after an encounter with a kangaroo in the state's north.

SA begins daily testing for hotel workers

Daily saliva testing for COVID-19 has begun across South Australia's quarantine hotels as the state government continues to boost security around people returning from overseas.

Herd immunity will be challenging: Biden

President Joe Biden says it will be difficult for the United States to reach herd immunity, at least 75 per cent of the population inoculated against coronavirus, before the end of August.

Vaccine transparency critical: TGA chief

The man who will give the final tick of approval to COVID-19 vaccines in Australia says transparency during the rollout is critical, while the federal government has announced certificates will be provided to those having the jab.

Aust e-bike demand gears up post-lockdown

An e-bike sales spike has been attributed to pent-up demand from Australians coming out of lockdown, as purchases nearly doubled since the COVID-19 pandemic hit.