Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews has announced 671 new cases of COVID-19 and seven deaths along with new restrictions for the state.
📍A state of disaster has been declared in VIC from 6pm tonight.
📍Metropolitan Melbourne has been put under a curfew from 8pm tonight. This will run from 8pm to 5am every day.
📍The Premier said, “The only reason to be out of your home between the hours of 8pm and 5am is to get care, to give care, or to go to and from work or be at work. We can no longer have people visiting others. We can no longer have people simply out and about for no good reason whatsoever.”
📍Supermarket shopping has been restricted to one person per household from 6pm and can be no further than five kilometres from home.
📍Recreational activity has been banned and outdoor exercise limited to one hour each day.
📍Regional Victoria will also go into stage three restrictions from midnight on Wednesday.
📍The restrictions will apply for six weeks.