COVID-19: Regional Victoria’s lockdown set to end as planned | 7NEWS

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  • 7NEWS Australia published this video item, entitled “COVID-19: Regional Victoria’s lockdown set to end as planned | 7NEWS” – below is their description.

    Residents in regional Victoria will be officially freed from the stay at home orders by Friday. While metropolitan Melbourne endures an extended lockdown for a further seven days, those in the regions were told they could move out of restrictions.

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