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Melbourne begins second stint of lockdown after coronavirus spike

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Melbourne begins second stint of lockdown after coronavirus spike

Melbourne begins second stint of lockdown after coronavirus spike

The entire Australian city of Melbourne and its surrounding area saw a return of lockdown measures on Thursday following a recent surge of coronavirus cases.About five million people living in the country's second-largest city were buckling down with more extreme and divisive measures for the next six weeks.

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Victoria records 471 new coronavirus infections as Melbourne's aged care cluster balloons to 1,500

A further 107 mystery cases have also been added to the state's tally of community transmission.
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Victoria records 471 new coronavirus infections while Melbourne's aged-care cluster balloons to 1500

A further 107 mystery cases have also been added to the state's tally of community transmission, Premier Daniel Andrews said on Thursday.
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Another 471 coronavirus cases recorded in Victoria as business restrictions take hold in Melbourne

Eight more Victorians have died from coronavirus, taking the state's death toll to 170.
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Businesses shutting down in Melbourne as new coronavirus restrictions come into effect

As regional Victoria enters stage three restrictions, coronavirus-hit Melbourne will begin adjusting to new rules for businesses and workers from Thursday.
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Australia's Victoria state announces record virus numbers [Video]

Australia's Victoria state announces record virus numbers

Australia's Victoria state has announced a new record 725 Covid-19 cases, and15 deaths, on Wednesday. Victoriaโ€™s capital city Melbourne is preparing forall non-essential businesses to close as new pandemic restrictions areenforced in response to the rising number of cases.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 01:18Published

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