Number of Covid-19 cases linked to a bulk carrier off Western Australian coast climbs to 17, Victoria hotel quarantine inquiry concludes and NSW authorities hope cases remain at zero for third day

12.28am BST

Western Australian authorities are pondering what to do with the Patricia Oldendorff cases.

The ship is just off WA’s north coast and so far 17 crew members have tested positive for Covid. A dozen of those people are in quarantine in Port Hedland. Essential crew have stayed on board, but at least seven of the nine people on board have tested positive.

It’s a very tricky situation.

… My main anxieties are really around the crew that are still on board the ship.”

12.01am BST

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