COVID-19 Vic. 28 Sep | 867 cases and four deaths, Latrobe Valley heads into lockdown | ABC News

Subscribe to The Global Herald in Google News

ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “COVID-19 Vic. 28 Sep | 867 cases and four deaths, Latrobe Valley heads into lockdown | ABC News” – below is their description.

00:00 – Latrobe Valley to go into lockdown for 7 days

00:35 – Victoria records more cases than New South Wales for first time this outbreak

03:48 – WA Police investigating Victorian men at AFL Grand Final

04:30 – Government deny Disability Commission findings over vaccine rollout

Authorities do not rule out a lockdown in the Gippsland region, as contact tracers race to get in front of an outbreak fuelled by an illegal weekend household gathering. The state is on the cusp of hitting its 80 per cent single-dose vaccination target, with a minor easing of restrictions from 11:59pm Tuesday.

ABC News (Australia) YouTube Channel

Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.


Subscribe to The Global Herald in Google News

About This Source - ABC News (Australia)

The video item below is from ABC News (Australia). ABC News is a public news service in Australia produced by the News and Current Affairs division of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.

Recent from ABC News (Australia):

  • Police seek new cameras to catch more than just speeding in Tasmania | ABC News
  • Tributes are flowing in for ABC presenter Russell Woolf. | ABC news
  • IN FULL: TGA approves Pfizer boosters for 18 years and older | ABC News
  • In This Story: COVID-19

    Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.

    Symptoms of coronavirus

    The main symptoms of coronavirus are:

    • a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
    • a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
    • shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)

    Latest News about Covid-19

    Below are stories from around the globe related to the 2020 outbreak of novel Coronavirus – since the WHO gave the Covid-19 naming. Most recent items are posted nearest the top.

    5 Recent Items: COVID-19

  • Supermarkets to sell rapid testing kits from next week | Coronavirus | 9 News Australia
  • Queensland has ‘moved beyond lockdowns’ despite COVID-19 cases, expert says | 9 News Australia
  • TGA approves Pfizer boosters for Australians aged 18 and over | Coronavirus | 9 News Australia
  • Exporters confident of survival despite Covid challenges
  • IN FULL: TGA approves Pfizer boosters for 18 years and older | ABC News
  • In This Story: Lockdown

    During the 2020 Covid-19 epidemic, lockdown has come to mean the practice of attempting to control transmission of the virus by means of restricting people’s movement and activities on a broad scale, usually on a national or state-wide basis.

    3 Recent Items: Lockdown

  • Colin Brazier: We can’t lockdown or create a two-tier society
  • Canberra charity shops inundated by a ‘tsunami’ of donations after lockdown | ABC News
  • Australians report issues accessing COVID vaccine certificates | The Drum
  • In This Story: New South Wales

    New South Wales is a southeastern Australian state, distinguished by its coastal cities and national parks. Sydney, its capital, is home to iconic structures such as the Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge.

    Population: 7.544 million (Sept 2014)

    3 Recent Items: New South Wales

  • NSW Police launch three Bell 429 helicopters, PolAir 1, 3 and 4 | 7NEWS
  • NSW Police Force unveil new high-tech helicopters | 9 News Australia
  • Flammable cladding from NSW buildings is being removed | 7NEWS
  • Leave a Comment

    We don't require your email address now, just your name. BUT, if you do add it, you may be notified if there are replies to your comment. Please make respectful comments, which add value, and avoid personal attacks on others. Comments failing to adhere to these guidelines will not be published.

    Posting....