The mainstream media is reporting that Victoria is expected to record over 700 new COVID-19 cases – the highest daily tally – alongside a record 13 new deaths:
Victoria is reportedly set to announce a new record of over 700 cases today, marking a shocking new record for the nation.
It’s understood that 13 new deaths will also be announced at a press conference later today.
The state’s virus record last peaked on Monday, when 532 cases were announced…
More than 950 cases of COVID-19 have been linked to aged-care facilities, with active outbreaks across 87 separate centres, as 295 new cases were recorded across the state on Wednesday.
We’ll provide the official numbers later this morning.