Starting tonight at 11:59 p.m., Victoria is expected to take the final step on her coronavirus reopening roadmap

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for the latest information on the easing restrictions announced today

Based on the summary of the restrictions published by the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) and the Prime Minister’s recent comments that he is confident the flagged changes will be implemented, here are some examples we are likely to see / p>

The roadmap says that from tomorrow the Victorians can have up to 10 visitors at home

Accommodation is based on private gatherings, ie 10 people from any number of households can book a holiday home together

There should also be more freedom as to who can visit a nursing home The number of visitors is expected to increase to up to five people from two households with no time limit, and children will be admitted

Residents can also go on excursions, but individual care facilities may have to implement their own rules, which may differ from national guidelines

More people can enjoy physical recovery indoors, including contact and non-contact exercise, fitness classes, and personal training

The user limit will be increased to 100 people, and groups or classes will be limited to 20 people, provided the room is large enough to accommodate a density quotient of one person per four square meters

It should also be easier to get a spot in your local pool, as the indoor pool cap increases to 50 swimmers and outdoor pools have no cap at all

However, both indoor and outdoor pools still have a density quotient of no more than one swimmer per four square meters

It is also expected that outdoor sports and recreation, whether contactless or non-contact, will increase to a customer cap of 500 and individual groups of no more than 50 people

Large sports venues could also open up to 25 percent of their capacity, with each room usually subject to one person per four square meters

Indoor skate parks, trampoline and play centers are also expected to increase their customer cap to 50

Cafes, restaurants and pubs that can keep the indoor density limit of one person per four square meters can welcome more guests

Outdoors, the limit will be increased to 200 people per venue, with density limited to one person per two square meters This means that large restaurants with good outdoor areas can accommodate up to 300 people at a time
However, indoor food courts are limited to a capacity of 50 percent or a density quotient of one person per eight square meters, whichever results in a lower number

Outdoor food courts are limited to 50 people per area, with a maximum of 20 people per table

Indoor venues such as cinemas and theaters should be able to increase their number to 100 people per room and up to 20 people per booking

The density limit is one person per four square feet, and the venues likely can’t accommodate more than 25 percent of their maximum capacity

Museums and galleries in which people can move freely should also be subject to the same restrictions

Arcades, amusement parks, escape rooms, electronic games, and bingo centers are also expected to be subject to the same rules

The roadmap states that the mandatory wearing of face coverings will not be changed

Both Mr. Andrews and Assistant Health Director Allen Cheng have advised that while masks are meant to be long-term due to their relatively low cost and high utility, minor changes to regulations may be made in the near future

However, as of Monday, customers will be able to remove masks if necessary in order to undergo hair and beauty treatments such as face waxing, facials, beard swabs, and piercings around the mouth, nose and cheeks

The limits in community centers, libraries, toy libraries, and indoor religious gatherings are expected to increase to groups of no more than 20 people, with the total number of visitors limited to 100

Outdoor religious ceremonies should be increased to groups of 50 people in line with public gatherings with a limit of 500 venues in total

Weddings will see a significant increase with up to 100 attendees, provided the venue meets the density quotient of one person per four square meters

Unless the wedding or funeral takes place in a private residence, the restrictions on private gatherings of no more than 10 people apply in this case

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For the first time since the lockdown, the government is expected to confirm that strip clubs and brothels will be allowed to reopen, but COVID safe requirements apply

The plan is that up to 20 people can participate in property inspections and up to 50 people can participate in outdoor auctions

All states and territories, with the exception of WA, had previously committed to their borders by April 25 Keeping December Open However, the recent coronavirus outbreak in South Australia and the rapid introduction of border changes have shown how quickly the situation can change

There is an expectation that Victoria will move onto the “COVID-normal” part of the roadmap by Christmas, which would allow for larger family gatherings

In fact, the prime minister has already said that he expects more than 10 people to be able to sit at the table on Christmas Day

But how many people we can accommodate in our homes has yet to be decided

We await more details at his press conference today on what Mr Andrews expects a COVID-safe Christmas in Victoria could look like

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