New South Wales

State of Australia

New South Wales is a state on the east coast of Australia. It borders Queensland to the north, Victoria to the south, and South Australia to the west. Its coast borders the Coral and Tasman Seas to the east. The Australian Capital Territory is an enclave within the state. New South Wales' state capital is Sydney, which is also Australia's most populous city. In March 2019, the population of New South Wales was over 8ย million, making it Australia's most populous state. Just under two-thirds of the state's population, 5.1ย million, live in the Greater Sydney area. Inhabitants of New South Wales are referred to as New South Welshmen.

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Australia on Saturday reported more signs that the spread of the novel coronavirus has been stabilising, as New South Wales (NSW) health authorities defended the..
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Police will investigate the Ruby Princess coronavirus scandal as the number of new COVID-19 infections in NSW starts to stabilise.
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The leader of Australia's most populous state, New South Wales, said on Friday that authorities did not plan to impose further lockdown restrictions, despite..
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Don't panic. "There are seven million commercial laying hens in NSW and every one of them is still laying an egg a day."
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Australia's coronavirus death toll continues to rise.
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The number of confirmed COVID-19 infections in NSW has reached 2,298, with 116 new cases recorded by 8pm on Wednesday, while the state's death toll sits at 10.
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New South Wales has followed in the footsteps of Victoria and launched a scheme to recruit final-year medical students to assist with the COVID-19 response.
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Sydney: Rupert Murdoch's Australian flagship media group News Corp announced Wednesday it will stop printing around 60 regional newspapers, as the troubled..
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Health authorities have confirmed a ninth coronavirus death in NSW as the premier calls on businesses to plug crucial resource shortages.
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Health authorities have confirmed a ninth coronavirus death in NSW as the premier calls on businesses to plug crucial resource shortages.
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If you suspect you or a family member has coronavirus you should call (not visit) your GP or ring the national Coronavirus Health Information Hotline on 1800 020..
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The officers are located in New South Wales and Queensland, a spokesperson confirmed. It is not known exactly when the officers tested positive for the..
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The officers are located in New South Wales and Queensland, a spokesperson confirmed. It is not known exactly when the officers tested positive for the..
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New South Wales, the Australian state most severely affected by last summer's wildfires on Tuesday marked the official close to its worst ever bushfire season,..
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Authorities around Australia are imploring the public to practise self-isolation measures as states and territories begin enforcing new restrictions to stop the..
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People in Australia's most populous state of New South Wales, the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak in Australia, could be heavily fined or jailed for..
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Authorities around Australia are imploring the public to practise self-isolation measures as states and territories begin enforcing new restrictions.
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If mitigation works, some five per cent of the NSW population could be symptomatic in November with 5100 patients in intensive care, a COVID-19 model suggests.
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If you suspect you or a family member has coronavirus you should call (not visit) your GP or ring the national Coronavirus Health Information Hotline on 1800 020..
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Australia's two most populous states, New South Wales and Victoria, will restrict public gatherings to two people from midnight, state leaders said on Monday, as..
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NSW authorities have urged people to follow health guidelines and self-isolate as the number of confirmed cases in the state hits 1,791.
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NSW Health Minister Brad Hazzard has urged people to follow health guidelines and self-isolate as the number of confirmed cases in the state hits 1,791.
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NSW Health Minister Brad Hazzard has urged people to follow health guidelines and self-isolate as the number of confirmed cases in the state hits 1791.
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The first 'virtual hospital' in Australia will be established in NSW to treat coronavirus patients from their homes.
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The woman suffered serious injuries at Collingwood beach at Vincentia, with four other people taken to hospital A 91-year-old woman has died after she and four..
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The greatest disruption to education in decades may also have major implications for the way students are taught in future, says NSW public schools boss Mark..
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To shut down, or not to shut down. That was the vexed question behind closed doors that played out very publicly.
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Peter and Carole Burke from Port Macquarie are trapped inside their cabin on board the Zaandam off the coast of Panama, where four passengers died during a..
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The move will impact about 400 to 500 workers and their employment arrangements will be managed individually by their respective companies.
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The total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Australia has surpassed 3,000.
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Pharmacies and supermarkets have been given special permissions to open 24 hours a day in NSW while Australia tackles the coronavirus crisis. Their workers are..
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NSW premier Gladys Berejiklian has indicated she's ready to move ahead of the Commonwealth towards lockdown-style measures to fight COVID-19 as other states also..
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NSW premier Gladys Berejiklian has indicated she's ready to move ahead of the Commonwealth towards lockdown-style measures to fight COVID-19 as other states also..
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The NSW premier says she's ready to move ahead of the Commonwealth towards lockdown-style measures to fight COVID-19 if numbers don't improve in coming days.
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