With Victoria recording its highest number of daily locally acquired COVID-19 cases this year on Sunday, Premier Daniel Andrews confirmed the lockdown would be extended beyond its scheduled end date this week.
The state notched up another 73 cases this morning.
“We see far too many cases today for us to be able to seriously consider opening up later this week,” said Andrews during yesterday’s press conference. Read more
Sorry Melbourne - I wish you were having better luck controlling your outbreak - you've already spent long enough in lockdowns.