Victoria has recorded a record high 1838 locally acquired COVID cases over the past 24 hours alongside five deaths:
Reported yesterday: 1,838 new local cases and 0 cases acquired overseas.
– 36,600 vaccines administered
– 77,554 test results received
– Sadly, 5 people with COVID-19 have died
— VicGovDH (@VicGovDH) October 7, 2021
The next chart plots the surge in daily cases:
Victorian cases continue to soar above NSW’s:
Whereas active cases across Victoria have soared to 16,823:
Finally. Victoria’s Reff has risen to 1.29, according to COVIDBaseAU:
Because Victoria’s Reff is above 1.0, this suggests cases will continue to rise.