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Sydney's Sam Wilcox is taking drastic preventive measures to avoid everyone's constant talk about Coronavirus. "I've had enough," he says. "I'm self-isolating for 14 days. I can't handle how everyone's acting like they're an infectious disease expert all of a...
A Sydney finance worker has announced the next brave step in his career. "I'm considering becoming an infectious disease expert," says Daniel Denny. "In finance, we use technical analysis to forecast outcomes based on historical data. For Covid-19, it's no different." It...
The cancellation of Sydney's annual festival of music and lights has been welcomed by men across Sydney. "Every year I have to do the whole 'Vivid date night' thing with my wife, and it's punishing," says one man. But this year...
The car park at Woolworths Chullora will set the stage for a night of UFC fighting. "We've decided to bring the championship to Sydney's west after noticing the area's growing interest in fighting," says UFC Ray Talerton. It follows a brawl...
If you're thinking about buying coconut water in Bondi, think again. Supermarkets and convenience stores in the popular suburb are completely out of coconut water, as locals worried about Coronavirus begin stockpiling food and other essentials. "Coconut water is the most...
Social media giant Facebook has apologised for a tech glitch preventing bushfire victims from receiving much-needed charity funds. The $52 million dollars raised by comedian Celeste Barber in a Facebook fundraiser was instead allocated to victims of the fraudulent luxury...
Popular eastern suburbs Chinese restaurant 'China Diner' has rebranded itself 'Diner Diner.' "Obviously there's a lot of negative reports about Chinese food standards as the Coronavirus worsens," says restaurant founder Laurie Choo. "We want to distance ourselves as much as possible...
A Sydney driver has taken bold and drastic action today amid a severe and ongoing shortage of parking options at Bondi Beach. Peter McKenny told DBT that he'd been driving around Campbell Parade and surrounding streets for two hours looking...
A Sydney start-up has promised to donate 10% of its profit to bushfire victims, even though it doesn't make any profit. Cynthia Boland launched her business 10 months ago and has so far spent $60,000 on office space, research &...
A pregnant woman who lost her house and possessions in a bushfire has marked herself as 'safe' on Facebook after shaking the Prime Minister's hand. TV news cameras filmed Zoey McDermott being forced by Scott Morrison to shake his hand...

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