COVID-19

Two Australian music festivals will be the first in the world to go ahead during COVID. Here’s how.
We speak to the organisers of Byron Bay Bluesfest and Yours & Owls on how the first COVID Safe music festivals in the world will work, and ask an epidemiologist if it’s the right call.
24/03/2021
Pressing Questions With Dayglow
We accost 21-year old indie artist Dayglow with a medley of life's most pressing questions.
25/01/2021
Pfizer’s COVID-19 Vaccine Has Been Greenlit For Australian Use
The COVID-19 vaccine is the first to be approved for use in Australia.
25/01/2021
Good(ish) News: The Rollout Of The Aussie COVID-19 Vaccine Is Being Brought Forward To Early March
The expected time frame for Australia’s COVID-19 vaccine rollout is being brought forward a fortnight.
06/01/2021
Gladys Berejiklian Tells NSW Residents To Wear Face Masks As State Records 10 New COVID Cases Overnight
“I don’t want to understate how serious the current outbreak is.”
18/12/2020
Everything We Know About Sydney's Northern Beaches Outbreak So Far
All the latest on Sydney's latest COVID-19 outbreak, including border restrictions and facility closures.
18/12/2020
Isolation Helped Me Discover The Life-Changing Power Of Sex Toys
Pandemic lockdowns bolstered sex toy sales all over the world. Here’s what my shiny new purchases meant to me.
17/12/2020
Victoria's Mammoth Lockdown Created The Perfect Conditions For Eating Disorders To Thrive
Victoria’s drawn-out lockdown orders may have left an eating disorder crisis in its wake.
14/12/2020
The International Travel Ban Has Been Extended Until At Least March 17
The international travel ban was extended after advice that COVID-19 was still an ongoing threat. In other words, hold your damn horses.
09/12/2020
Floating In The Livestream: Looking Back On A Year Of Online Gigs
This year has been the single-most significant experiment with new modes of performance in the Australian music industry’s history. Was it all a trend of necessity, or are we looking at a new future?
07/12/2020
Good News For The Festival-Starved: The Creators Of Splendour In The Grass Are Launching A Mysterious New Music Festival Next Year
An exciting new music festival is on its way for 2021, thanks to a $1.5 million grant from the federal government.
26/11/2020