The global death toll from coronavirus has passed 119,000. There are more than 1.9 million known cases of infection, according to the Johns Hopkins University tally. The Australian death toll from coronavirus is 61.
Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt says the growth in new cases of coronavirus in Australia is now below 2 per cent per day and "now is the time to stay the course" with social-distancing measures. Click here to read the full SMH article.