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NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian (Image: AAP/Joel Carrett)

Erring on the safe side

Good morning, early birds. There have been significant calls for the Berejiklian government to reopen the Victorian-NSW border, and a new report suggests that concerns about climate change are at a record high in Australia. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

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Wave goodbye

Good morning, early birds. Victoria will step out of hard lockdown tonight from 11:59pm, and a Djab Wurrung "directions tree" has been cut down as part of the controversial Buangor-Ararat highway duplication project. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

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Collapse in home building reveals just how much Australia depends on migration

A new report about a collapse in the demand for new housing has driven home just how much the Australian economy relies on migrants.

Freaky Friday (Image: Walt Disney Pictures)

Left and right trading places on security — but neither grasp the need for rights protection

When it comes to pandemic lockdowns, the left and the right completely reverse their roles adopted in areas like national security — reflecting how poorly Australians grasp the need to protect ourselves from governments.

Nine Chairman Peter Costello and Qantas CEO Alan Joyce (Images: AAP)

Tip of the Day: Joyce and Costello’s unity ticket pushes for open borders, not an open nation

Nine and Qantas have teamed up to take on border closures... or at least, some border closures.

Queensland chief health officer Dr Jeannette Young with Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk and Health Minister Steven Miles (Image: AAP/Dan Peled)

Exactly who is running this show? Border debate reveals an inconvenient dilemma

The growing remit of Queensland chief health officer Dr Jeannette Young raises some awkward questions about who's really in charge of the state...

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This week’s recipe: Scomo’s COVID Christmas pudding

Chef Mark Best with a holiday treat rich enough to survive a recession.

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Morrison’s own border closure is inflicting massive economic damage. Why isn’t he talking about that?

Scott Morrison, backed by the media, fulminates about the economic cost of state border closures. But his own border closure is costing hundreds of thousands of jobs.

The Al Noor Masjid on Deans Rd in Christchurch (Image: AAP/Mick Tsikas)

Life without parole

Good morning, early birds. The Australian terrorist responsible for the Christchurch mosque massacres has received life without parole, and Energy Minister Angus Taylor has sought to expand the Clean Energy Finance Corporation's investment remit to include gas projects. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

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Tips and Murmurs: the teardrop explodes … priests in … burying the lede

The Liberal pollies who are probably wishing they didn't weigh in on Labor's branch-stacking scandal, and more tips and murmurs from the Crikey bunker.

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