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V/Line trains are colliding with kangaroos at least once a day, causing cancellations and delays.

V/Line running clunkers on long-distance trips despite ‘significant’ risks

V/Line has resorted to using trains designed for suburban lines in the 1980s on longer trips, despite warnings of significant risks.

  • by Patrick Hatch


Premier Daniel Andrews said now was not the time to be cutting isolation requirements.

Chief medical officers delay investigating isolation rule changes until September

Australia’s peak medical body will investigate cutting the COVID-19 isolation requirements from seven days to five at the end of September when surging coronavirus cases are expected to subside. 

  • by Sumeyya Ilanbey
The University of Melbourne, one of Australia’s top-ranked universities.

COVID entrenches dominance of Melbourne’s big two unis

Smaller universities have been urged to innovate as Melbourne and Monash report a combined surplus of almost $950 million.

  • by Madeleine Heffernan

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