Victoria reports 108 new coronavirus cases, as 'hard lockdown' announced for nine public housing towers

Credit: SBS- Published on July 4, 2020
Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews says the concern is that the "virus can spread like wildfire" in large apartment blocks that have now emerged as new clusters in the state.

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Published on July 5, 2020 -  06:25
Melbourne: Thousands in public housing towers asked to lock down
New coronavirus cases discovered in Australian city, as thousands of public housing residents are ordered to stay at home.

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