7 day tweet volume :
Dear @cityofmelbourne @SallyCapp_
I am a doctor at the Royal #Melbourne ICU.

I worked 56 hours over four days in helping look after some of our state’s sickest patients.

At 10pm last night, I left work to find a fine on my car dashboard. pic.twitter.com/sA1oKE21lB
Breaking: Secretary to the Prime Minister has told the Senate’s Covid committee that money previously promised to help the arts & entertainment industry won’t flow until after restrictions are lifted.

This is devastating news for the thousands of workers who have lost their jobs
Wow. @ABCmediawatch traces The Oz's "exclusive" VIC govt #COVID modelling...to a guy with 300 followers on Twitter. abc.net.au/mediawatch/epi…
Scott Morrison has decided two federal officials who helped clear the Ruby Princess for disembarkation will not appear before the inquiry into the debacle:

  • Dear @cityofmelbourne @SallyCapp_ I am a doctor at the Royal #Melbourne ICU. I worked 56 hours over four days in helping look after some of our state’s sickest patients. At 10pm last night, I left work to find a fine on my car dashboard.
  • What is it about the far-right's deeply personal rants about @DanielAndrewsMP? Yet no similar personal treatment of Berejiklian and Dutton over the Ruby Princess or systemic aged care failures. Victorians are going through a lot and they need our support right now. Not abuse.
  • This morning at the Senate's COVID19 oversight committee - Nev Power, Chair of the PM's secretive National COVID19 Commission. Livetweeting in this thread.
  • ⁦@ScottMorrisonMP⁩ rightly demands Xi Jinping hold an independent inquiry into Wuhan COVID outbreak, but now our federal officials are shielded from Ruby Princess outbreak inquiry. See also feds refusal to give evidence before Murray-Darling water theft inquiry @smh⁩.
  • Peter McKay has resigned as Canberra Liberals replacement candidate for Kurrajong, at the request of leader Alistair Coe, Mr Coe says. He was announced as a candidate on Sunday. Why? See this from @abccanberra's @mickinman: abc.net.au/news/2020-08-1… #canberra
  • PIA is delighted to welcome Matt Collins MPIA to the team as the new State Manager for Queensland and the Northern Territory. Matt can be contacted at Matt.Collins@planning.org.au
  • A bit of excitement in #Gungahlin this morning as @TCCS_ACT and other agencies conducted a training exercise with #lightrail - all part of Rail Safety Week 🚈🚨 @WINNews_ACT
  • Never forget this iconic moment @10NewsFirstAdl gave to the world
  • Call for proposals! The International Law Cluster at UTS Law is holding a Colloquium for New Research in International Law on Friday 11 December 2020. All researchers working in international law broadly conceived are welcome to apply. The full call is at: dropbox.com/s/t6o9j7vjxlje…
  • Taxing times: Help with the new #COVID19 tax measures is at hand thanks to @ourANU students. Backed by #tax professionals, students will run the ANU Tax Clinic by video conference - so people won't even have to leave their homes for this free service! anu.edu.au/news/all-news/…
  • On display now @AWMemorial, the photo exhibition I curated “Victory in the Pacific!” This special exhibition commemorates the 75th anniversary of #VPDay & the end of #WWII. awm.gov.au/articles/blog/…
  • ✨SWEET BIRTHDAY BAAAABY. ✨ This little beauty is out in the world today. It’s about... 💗first love and friendship 🎨 art and creativity and perfectionism 🧪weird science 🥵 cute boys and thirsty girls If you’d like to order a copy: panmacmillan.com.au/9781760559137
  • Is extensive political experience a prerequisite for national leadership? Or has the rate of change in #auspol in recent years changed the paradigm? Niki Savva & @MarijaTaflaga join us on this #DemocracySausage to discuss what it takes to do the top job. bit.ly/2XIEFjg
  • @DavidSligar @turner_stew @Likay @GrogsGamut A couple of examples:
  • The COVID-19 Select Committee is holding a public hearing today Live: bit.ly/LiveParl More information: bit.ly/3cveh1h
  • #YourADF from HMAS Canberra paused for a sunrise memorial near Savo Island, Solomon Islands, to commemorate the sinking of HMAS Canberra (I) during the Second World War. 84 crew lost their lives when the ship sunk on 9 August 1942. Lest we forget. @AustralianNavy #TYFYS
  • ELF & SHREK HAVE LEFT QLD AT THE SAME TIME! Both straw-necked ibis left their overwintering sites on August 5 at the SAME TIME, despite being 170km apart! Both are heading south into NSW We've been tracking Elf for 981 days & Shrek for 264 days, from Kow Swamp, VIC 📸CSIRO