By Charlie Moore, Political Reporter For Daily Mail Australia
Published: 02:15 BST, 15 September 2020 | Updated: 02:33 BST, 15 September 2020
Scott Morrison has warned that coronavirus is 'keeping us from living' as he urges state premiers to open up their borders and economies.
In a speech in Newcastle, NSW on Tuesday, the prime minister said successfully fighting the virus means protecting jobs.
'During this pandemic we continue to do better than almost every other developed country in the world when it comes to protecting lives and livelihoods,' he said.
Locals wearing facemasks walk along the South Melbourne Beach on