More clues as to the Sydney Lockdown Extension Fiasco? – Mick Raven
Sydney lockdown could drag until November, epidemiologists fear
Aug 11, 2021
The New South Wales Premier hopes to hit her self-imposed threshold of six million vaccinations by the end of August, but experts say it may be November before Sydney and New South Wales can properly emerge from its COVID lockdown.
Covid-19 Sydney Gladys Berejiklian speculates lockdown ends October
August 11, 2021
Premier Gladys Berejiklian has targeted the end of October for when life in greater Sydney could become more normal, adding NSW hoped to take a different approach to Covid in November.
Sydney’s lockdown could be extended through to October
August 9, 2021
New South Wales Police Minister David Elliott was asked to provide his view on when Greater Sydney’s lockdown will likely end – and suggested it may be as late as October.
Qantas says it will stand down 2,500 staff as a lockdown in Sydney impacts air travel across Australia.
3rd August 2021
The furlough – affecting pilots, crew and airport workers – will last for at least two months, the airline said.
20 July 2021
Sydney lockdown could continue ‘indefinitely’ as COVID-19 outbreak continues, according to AMA President.
Australian Medical Association president Dr Omar Khorshid has warned that Sydney could be shut down ‘indefinitely’ if COVID-19 cases don’t start to dip.