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The NSW-Victoria border has shut, with residents from either state needing a permit to cross into NSW.
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NPR's Ailsa Chang talks with Melissa Davey, Melbourne bureau chief for The Guardian, about a new coronavirus lockdown in Australia and how it is affecting..
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Melbourne will be in lockdown for six weeks (Picture: Getty Images) People who live in the Australian city of Melbourne have been told to stay home for six..
5 hours ago • WorldNews
Nearly five million residents of greater Melbourne and the Mitchell Shire are set to enter a very different world from midnight Wednesday, with a new six-week..
5 hours ago • New Zealand Herald
Australia’s second-largest city of Melbourne has ordered its five million citizens into lockdown for the second time after recording a record surge of new..
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The state of Victoria is being sealed off from the rest of Australia.  On Tuesday, at 11.59pm, the border with New South Wales will be shut with publicised..
7 hours ago • Eurasia Review
Australia has been among the world's most successful countries in containing its coronavirus outbreak – with the exception of Melbourne. The south-eastern..
7 hours ago • WorldNews
Starting on Wednesday, millions of Melbourne residents are going back into lockdown due to a resurgence in coronavirus infections.
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Five million Melbourne residents have been ordered back into lockdown after coronavirus cases surged in Australia's second-biggest city.
11 hours ago • News24
Five million residents of the Australian city are again told to stay at home, as state borders close.
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NSW faces an anxious wait as Melbourne is forced back into COVID lockdown.
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MELBOURNE, Australia – A new wave of coronavirus infections prompted officials to impose restrictions on some 5 million people in Australia’s second-largest..
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A resident of a Melbourne tower block that was put into complete lockdown says they had no notice.
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Country's second-largest city to be locked down again from midnight on Wednesday following surge in cases.
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Authorities to reimpose measures after rise in new Covid-19 cases
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The restrictions will be the same as last time for metropolitan Melbourne and one regional shire, with a few nuanced differences.
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The restrictions will be the same as last time for metropolitan Melbourne and one regional shire, with a few nuanced differences.
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The premier of Victoria state, Australia's second-most populous, issued a six-week stay-at-home order for Melbourne and closed the border with New South Wales..
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A Dreamtime clash between Essendon and Richmond in Darwin is a live option for the AFL’s next fixture block as the league deals with yet another scheduling..
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Australian officials have reissued stay-at-home orders for the 5 million residents of Melbourne amid a sudden spike in cases of COVID-19 in the area. The border..
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Lockdown measures were reimposed in Australia's second biggest city on Tuesday, confining Melbourne residents to their homes unless undertaking essential..
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S&P/ASX 200 (INDEXASX:XJO) wiped out its early gains to close 0.028% lower at 6013 as Melbourne was be placed into lockdown for the next six weeks as the city..
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The First Minister pointed to international examples of where the virus has flared up again as a reminder to Scots who want to ease lockdown too quickly.
15 hours ago • Daily Record
The S&P/ASX 200 Index (ASX:XJO) dropped after Victoria Premier Daniel Andrews announced that metro Melbourne was going back into lockdown.

The post..
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A return to Stage 3 restrictions will affect millions of people living in metropolitan Melbourne and the Mitchell Shire from midnight Wednesday.
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Melbourne, the capital of the southeastern state of Victoria, is implementing a second lockdown, much to the dismay of its residents.
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Labor MPs Bill Shorten and Peter Khalil are concerned for the welfare of 3000 people locked down in Melbourne public housing towers.
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The virus has resumed spreading at an alarming rate in Victoria's capital
16 hours ago • Wales Online
The hard lockdown of the Kensington and North Melbourne towers shows we can all do better communicating with public housing residents.
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Australia is to bring back strict stay-at-home measures in Melbourne and parts of the broader Victoria state, the local government has said, after it reported a..
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Residents in metropolitan Melbourne will go back into lockdown from midnight Wednesday as cases continue to surge.
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Melbourne and parts of regional Victoria are expected to be ordered back into lockdown for six weeks from Tuesday as COVID-19 cases continue to soar.
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Hundreds of messages have poured in to support those enduring the hard lockdown in public housing.
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Residents are demanding to be allowed to leave the towers for essential purposes like other people in Melbourne coronavirus hotspots.
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Federal Victorian Labor MP Peter Khalil grew up in public housing in the 1970s and says the lockdown has added to residents' disadvantage.
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MSS Security, one of three security companies linked to the coronavirus outbreak in quarantine hotels, also provides guards for the North Melbourne and..
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Age readers discuss the recent hard lockdown of some high-rise public housing towers in Melbourne.
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Residents in Melbourne's nine locked-down public housing towers have told SBS News they are struggling to receive essential supplies as they adapt to an initial..
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