‘Ian’ was moved into a hotel when the pandemic hit, but now he says he’s back on the streets

After 11 years of sleeping rough around Melbourne, the last few months of living in a…

I became a cyclist during lockdown, and I’m shocked by what I’ve seen

My housemates lived in dread of my footfall. There I was in my cool university share-house,…

Frontline workers thank Victorians ‘from the bottom of our hearts’ on ‘elimination day’

If someone had told emergency department nurse Abbey Fistrovic in August that Victoria would soon go…

As Melbourne reopens, businesses are doing things differently

Before COVID, Tiffy Sze could never have imagined her Melbourne rooftop bar would one day be…

As more Aussies plan to travel in their own country, experts share their tips

Richelle Olsen has a clear message for those who want to go bushwalking this summer —…

A frustrated advocate speaks out about Melbourne Cup Day’s grim family violence ‘record’

Liz Thomas is frustrated. She knows she may be “offending” someone by speaking out. But she…

These children all have COVID antibodies, but never tested positive to the disease

Victorian couple Leila Sawenko and Tony Maguire were shocked when they contracted COVID-19 after travelling interstate…

‘She’s like a family member’: Pets stranded overseas due to COVID reunited with their owners

Families returning to Australia from overseas during the pandemic have been separated from their pets for…

There’s a sense of ‘deja vu’ with Adelaide’s coronavirus outbreak. So what can SA learn from Victoria?

As Victoria moves closer to eased restrictions, South Australia has tightened its coronavirus rules and quarantined…

Tennis Australia is relocating every major tournament to Victoria over summer

Victoria will host the entire summer tennis calendar in 2021, after Tennis Australia confirmed it was…

The coronavirus pandemic has seen calls for help from new parents ‘skyrocketing’

Xanthe Peters has just turned one. She is growing teeth, likes reading books with her parents,…

Victoria records 16th-straight day of zero new coronavirus cases or deaths

Victoria has recorded its 16th day in a row of no new coronavirus cases and no…