Will the week long lockdown in four Sydney LGAs be enough to stop the spread? | ABC News

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    As the contact tracers scramble to get the outbreak under control, there’s concern the partial lockdown doesn’t go far enough. As the ABC’s Norman Swan explains, the cases being detected outside of the inner-city suburbs suggest stricter measures might be needed.

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