The incoming CEO, who has a long history in state public services, will take on the role after the agency delivered its major report on an Indigenous voice.
Two overseas travellers have been infected with the new Omicron COVID-19 variant of concern, NSW Health has confirmed.
A Liberal backbencher has broken ranks to back a federal anti-corruption commission, as Scott Morrison claims Gladys Berejiklian was "done over" by a "kangaroo court".
The South Australian senator took aim at the department, saying it had been hugely politicised.
The government has thwarted an attempt to expedite a federal anti-corruption agency, drawing fire from crossbenchers and Labor over delays in creating an integrity watchdog.