Sumary of National cabinet agreement paves way for eased coronavirus restrictions:
- A Friday morning summit attended by Prime Minister Scott Morrison and state and territory leaders has paved the way for eased coronavirus restrictions nationwide..
- He said the measures would be focused on protecting not just the health of Australians but also their “economic well being”..
- Australia leaders have had some disagreements over how severe a COVID-19 outbreak should be to warrant closing borders, with leaders like NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian on the side of keeping borders open while others, like Western Australian Premier Mark McGowan and Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk, have had a lower threshold for border closures..
- Following the announcement, Western Australia said it would allow major sport and entertainment venues to have 100 per cent capacity from midnight on Saturday…