Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison attends a press conference outside the Parliament House in Canberra. Photo: AAP / DPAAustralian Prime Minister Scott Morrison attends a press conference outside the Parliament House in Canberra. Photo: AAP / DPA
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison attends a press conference outside the Parliament House in Canberra. Photo: AAP / DPA

Coronavirus: Australia PM postpones parliament amid spike in infections

  • Scott Morrison the next planned sitting would be cancelled on the advice of the chief medical officer who warned of ‘significant risk’
  • In Canberra, the number of Covid-19 cases was zero for weeks, until several arrivals from Melbourne brought new cases in July

Topic |   Australia
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison attends a press conference outside the Parliament House in Canberra. Photo: AAP / DPAAustralian Prime Minister Scott Morrison attends a press conference outside the Parliament House in Canberra. Photo: AAP / DPA
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison attends a press conference outside the Parliament House in Canberra. Photo: AAP / DPA
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