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Victoria records 507 new COVID-19 cases, one death

Victoria has recorded 507 new locally-acquired COVID-19 cases and another fatality ahead of the release of a comprehensive plan for easing lockdown restrictions.

Ditch the disaster tourism: Police warn killer social media not worth losing a life

ACT Policing have revealed the young woman rescued from Kambah Pool floodwaters was visiting the area to take photos of the flooded river.

UPDATED: Which health conditions does vaccine phase 1b prioritise?

Phase 1b will include two million people with health concerns or disabilities, and more details were released this week.

Update: Eden-Monaro frontline workers offered vaccine in Bega

The news follows public outcry about a potential 11-hour return trip for some frontline workers to access the jab.

Canberrans urged to reconsider travel to Sydney as restrictions remain

Canberrans have been urged to avoid travel to Greater Sydney due to “steadily rising” cases of COVID-19 in the area, as the ACT Government announced restrictions would not be eased in the Territory from next Friday.

No new cases but no time for complacency

As the ACT welcomes another day with no new COVID-19 cases being recorded overnight, this is no time for complacency, warns Acting ACT Chief Health Officer Dr Vanessa Johnston. While it was important...

New health advice in relation to South Western Sydney

the ACT has had no new cases of coronavirus for two weeks, the last new case was recorded on Friday 10 July.

150 people now in self-quarantine in ACT; no new cases

More than 150 people are now in self-quarantine in the ACT after attending the Batemans Bay Soldier Club on 13, 15-17 July, as the ACT again records no new cases of COVID-19 in the Territory in the past 24 hours.

Reminder to avoid large crowds as no new cases recorded

ACT Health is reminding Canberrans to avoid large crowds and maintain physical distancing as the ACT again records no new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours.

ACT has one more confirmed COVID-19 case

One new case of COVID-19 has been recorded in the ACT in the past 24 hours, bringing the ACT’s total to 113. The individual is a female aged in her 20s.

Easing restrictions halts as ACT records one new COVID-19 case

One new case of COVID-19 has been confirmed in the ACT overnight; the person is a close contact of the three cases recorded yesterday.