There have been no new coronavirus cases in Victoria in the past 24 hours, giving authorities hope that they may have included an NSW-related outbreak

Coronavirus has dampened New Year celebrations across the country as fireworks were canceled and Victorians spent hours trying to flee New South Wales

Victorians have until midnight tonight to cross the line after a group of coronavirus cases have been linked to the Sydney outbreak

Acting Prime Minister Jacinta Allan said yesterday that Victorian travelers in NSW who returned to their home state on Thursday (yesterday) will need to take a COVID test and isolate at home until they get their results again

Hiya! Two more were reported last night, adding to the total Vic DHHS just released its graph to show this (and again a reminder that we already know about these five cases)

Here’s a great start to your 2021 Victoria – there weren’t any new cases of coronavirus in the state overnight!

This means that the total number of cases associated with the newest cluster in Victoria remains at eight – three were discovered on Wednesday and five were discovered yesterday

Yesterday’s five cases, announced by the Victorian government ahead of the NSW border closing, are expected to appear in today’s DHHS update

(Just a quick reminder that Victoria’s reporting period for the official coronavirus numbers published by DHHS is until midnight the day before)

Jeroen Weimar of DHHS told ABC Radio Melbourne that the fact that no new cases were discovered was a “positive” sign that transmission of the virus has stopped

New coronavirus infections in Japan’s capital hit a record high of 1 on New Year’s Eve337, and festivities were curtailed as the country battled a third wave of the pandemic.The largest daily number of cases for the capital to date was 949 reported people nationwide for the first time, according to local media000 cases occurred

Instead of kicking off 2021 with events filled with dance music and fireworks, many South Africans responded to President Cyril Ramaphosa’s call to light a candle to honor those who died in the pandemic and the health workers who have been on the front lines The current coronavirus resurgence in the country is being fueled by a new, more contagious variant, the country announced a record high of 17710 new cases and 465 deaths in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of cases to over 1039000, including 28033 deaths

Under fire over an Ice Age slow roll-out of coronavirus vaccine shots, the French government promised Thursday to accelerate the pace and offer faster vaccination to a wider range of healthcare workers starting next week France has had virus-related deaths of more since the pandemic began than 64000 people reported

Italy posted on Thursday 23477 confirmed cases, the highest in almost a month, reaching 21 million confirmed cases. On the last day of the year, 555 confirmed deaths were recorded, bringing the total to 74159 equals This is the fifth highest death toll worldwide and the highest in Europe

While in Victoria this morning, the health department published an updated list of public exposure sites. Here’s the latest

If you have visited any of the locations listed in the table below during the specified date and time, you must get tested immediately and quarantine 14 days after exposure

If you have visited any of the locations listed in the table below during the specified date and time, you must be tested immediately and quarantined until you get a negative result

If you have visited any of the locations listed in the table below, it should be monitored for symptoms – If symptoms occur, get tested immediately and isolate until you get a negative result

Victoria is not wasting time today – we have time for the update and they have also released details on coronavirus fragments discovered in the sewage from Lakes Entrance

In the wastewater sample taken on 29 December was taken from the inlet of the Lakes Entrance sewage treatment plant, viral fragments were detected

The Ministry of Health and Human Services urges all people in the entrance area of ​​the lakes with all the mild symptoms of the coronavirus (COVID-19) to get tested and to stay at home until they get their result

The Bairnsdale Regional Health Services transit inspection facility is open 9am to 5pm on New Years Day and weekends

After the unexpected result, the sewage samples from the entrance of the lakes will increase

A lot happened on the last day of 2020! Here’s a quick rundown of some of the key events:

What are the border restrictions in each state and territory for NSW and Victorian travelers?

Good morning and welcome not only to the coronavirus blog, but also to 2021! It’s hard to believe the last time I blogged with you guys was 2020 Feels so long ago

My name is Dan Smith and I’m here this morning to bring you the latest coronavirus news from all over the country and around the world so grab some coffee or tea, pull up a chair and let’s go inside

This service may contain material from Agence France-Presse (AFP), APTN, Reuters, AAP, CNN, and the BBC World Service that is copyrighted and cannot be reproduced

AEST = Australian Eastern Standard Time, 10 hours before GMT (Greenwich Mean Time)

ABC Live, abc news live

World news – AU – Live: Muted celebrations in 2021 under the cloud of the coronavirus