Australia

Cricket Australia decides to use the on-site hotel at the Adelaide Oval as the quarantine centre for the Border-Gavaskar series

With the Australian summer of cricket around the corner, Cricket Australia has begun planning towards getting the players quarantined and ready for the busy season ahead. The Australian summer which will be topped off by a marquee Border-Gavaskar series is expected to attract major eyeballs from the cricketing world, not just in terms of the profile of the teams involved, but because it shall also serve as a test of Cricket Australia’s ability to deal with the new normal.

With big prospects at stake, Cricket Australia has decided to use the on-site hotel at the Adelaide Oval as a bio-secure bubble according to reports in the local Australian media. The venue will act as a quarantine location for the players returning from the tour of England. The tour of England is scheduled to conclude on the 16th of September, and the players who are not part of the IPL touring

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Amid COVID-19 travel restrictions, these UK-based Aussie mums are organising their own flight to bring their babies to Australia

Australian Hannah McLean says going into labour during the coronavirus lockdown in the United Kingdom had its advantages.

Her son Callan arrived so quickly he had to be delivered by paramedics in her London home on the Easter weekend.

“They came very quickly because there was no traffic on the road,” she told the ABC.

“I got in the bath and 10 minutes later we had a baby.”

But she soon discovered the downsides of the restrictions. The lockdown meant she could not see friends or family.

Worse still, her parents could not travel from Australia to meet their grandchild.

“I was thrown into depths of anxiety,” she said.

“What kind of world was I was bringing my baby into?”

As COVID-19 was taking hold around the globe, the Federal Government warned Australian travellers they should return home while airlines were still operating regular services.

But for Ms McLean, that

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Australia Is Outraged As Nicole Kidman, Hollywood Celebrities Dodge Hotel Quarantine

Australians’ sense of fairness is being rocked as a string of “mega-rich” celebrities are spared from mandatory hotel quarantine on arrival in the country.

Stealing the headlines is the “fury” over homegrown Hollywood star, Nicole Kidman, getting to spend it at her country estate instead.

Since Australia closed its borders to the world on March 20, all travelers returning home are placed in compulsory hotel quarantine

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