The best COVID-19 menace to NSW comes from an more and more complacent neighborhood inside its personal borders, Premier Gladys Berejiklian warns, as she resists calls to shut the border to Victoria’s worsening coronavirus resurgence.
Well being Minister Brad Hazzard additionally rejects border closures, however desires the Victorian authorities to lock down its virus hotspot suburbs.
NSW recorded simply 5 new circumstances, all returned travellers in lodge quarantine, within the final 24-hour reporting interval, however well being authorities keep the virus is spreading by stealth locally.
Victoria faces a extra brazen coronavirus manifestation, recording 64 new circumstances within the newest 24-hour reporting interval. Fourteen colleges and 4 childcare centres have been closed briefly as a result of optimistic circumstances over the course of the upsurge in circumstances, and 19 residential aged care centres are in lockdown for 2 weeks as a precaution.