A crowd of protesters in front of Flinders St Station
Protesters during a Black Lives Matter rally in Melbourne (Image: AAP/James Ross)

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NSW passes a milestone

Australia’s largest state, which has been the worst affected by the COVID-19 pandemic scored a major victory in the road out. Yesterday marked 14 days -- the length of one incubation period, without a single recorded case of COVID-19 spread by community transmission.

All recent cases in the state have been returning travellers from overseas.