IN FULL: Victoria records 10 new cases of COVID-19 & announces easing of restrictions | ABC News

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Victoria has recorded 10 new locally acquired COVID-19 cases.

Premier Daniel Andrews has confirmed Victoria’s lockdown will end at midnight.

Hospitality, retail and gyms can reopen with a density limit of 1 person for every 4 square metres.

All students can return to the classroom tomorrow.

Community sport can resume.

Ski fields will be open but require a negative test to enter.

Masks remain mandatory indoors and outdoors.

The Vic-NSW border will also be strengthened with Wagga Wagga, Hay, Lockhart and Murrumbidgee councils no longer included in the border bubble.

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