People walk near the Opera House in Sydney on Saturday. Photo: AFP People walk near the Opera House in Sydney on Saturday. Photo: AFP
People walk near the Opera House in Sydney on Saturday. Photo: AFP

Coronavirus: Sydney widens lockdown as Delta variant cases rise; New Zealand suspends travel bubble

  • Sydney entered a two-week lockdown as authorities try to contain an outbreak of the highly infectious Delta variant in Australia’s largest city
  • More than 80 cases have been reported so far in an infection surge linked to a flight crew transported to a quarantine hotel from the airport

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
People walk near the Opera House in Sydney on Saturday. Photo: AFP People walk near the Opera House in Sydney on Saturday. Photo: AFP
People walk near the Opera House in Sydney on Saturday. Photo: AFP
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