* Australia has 21 new cases on Thursday. Victoria 18, NSW two and WA one, lifting the country's active cases to 412.
* The dole is unlikely to return to its previous $40-a-day level once a special coronavirus supplement ends in September with Scott Morrison not ruling out an increase in the baseline JobSeeker rate.
* From Monday, Tasmania will ease restrictions on aged care homes including letting up to two people visit and residents able to go out with relatives.
* The Northern Territory will open its borders from July 17.
* A further 227,700 people lost their jobs in May and the jobless rate jumped to 7.1 per cent, its highest rate in nearly 20 years.
* World No 1 Ashleigh Barty is yet to decide whether she'll contest the US Open with other top ranked tennis players, including fellow Australian Nick Kyrgios, opposed to playing in New York from August 31.
EASING OF RESTRICTIONS
* The national cabinet has a three-phase plan to ease coronavirus restrictions in the coming weeks and months. It's up to states and territories to determine when to ease restrictions.
* JUNE 19 - South Australia to ease patron limits at pubs, restaurants and other venues to 300 maximum.
* JUNE 22 - The ski season starts in Victoria and NSW. Victoria to also ease limits from 20 to 50 people at restaurants and cafes, pubs, outdoor hobbies, community facilities and swimming pools. In SA, the Adelaide Zoo will reopen. Tasmania eases restrictions on nursing homes.
* JUNE 29 - SA to move to stage three of lifting virus restrictions
* JULY 1 - NSW resumes community sport and will scrap a 50-person cap on indoor venues. Nationally, sporting venues with 40,000 seats will be allowed up to 25 per cent capacity.
* JULY 10 - Queensland to reopen borders dependent on case numbers
* JULY 17 - NT opens its borders
* July 20 - SA to open its borders to NSW, VIC, ACT and QLD. Jury trials to resume in WA
* Late July - Tasmania likely to open its borders
AUSTRALIAN CORONAVIRUS NUMBERS
* Australia has recorded 7391 cases with 412 still active and no cases in SA, Tasmania, ACT or the NT.
* The national death toll is 102: NSW 50, Victoria 19, Tasmania 13, WA 9, Queensland 6, SA 4, ACT 3. (Two Qld residents who died in NSW have been included in the official tolls of both states).
GLOBAL CORONAVIRUS NUMBERS
* Cases: at least 8,407,373
* Deaths: at least 451,439
* Recovered: at least 4,417,501
Data current as of 1730 AEST June 18, taking in federal government and state/territory government updates, the Johns Hopkins virus tracker and Worldometer.