Victoria has recorded another sharp fall in new COVID cases.
Over the past 24 hours, 1466 locally acquired COVID cases were recorded – down heavily from the peak of 1965 recorded on Saturday:
Reported yesterday: 1,466 new local cases and 0 cases acquired overseas.
– 36,383 vaccines administered
– 68,509 test results received
– Sadly, 8 people with COVID-19 have died
— VicGovDH (@VicGovDH) October 11, 2021
Another eight deaths were also recorded.
The next chart shows the sharp fall in daily cases:
However, active cases continue to rise:
Most importantly, Victoria’s Reff is trending downward, now at 1.18, meaning cases should grow at a slower rate:
Some brighter news for us locked-down Melburnians.