Melbourne Lockdown New Restrictions. The lockdown covers only Melbourne and an area to the north called the Mitchell Shire. The lockdown went into place hours before the border between the state of Victoria, of which Melbourne is the capital, and New South Wales (NSW) was due to close.
Five million people have again been put under stay-at-home restrictions in the state of Victoria in Australia. With Premier Daniel Andrews not yet making the road map out of lockdown public just yet, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said it would have to be transparent and likely location specific. As Melbourne's coronavirus cases continue to drop, it's likely it will take months for restrictions to slowly ease.
With Premier Daniel Andrews not yet making the road map out of lockdown public just yet, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said it would have to be transparent and likely location specific.
Australia's second most populous city began a six-week lockdown on Thursday following a spike in new coronavirus cases, as states around the country tightened internal borders to prevent a second wav….a hard lockdown on the residents of nine Melbourne public housing blocks is causing hardship.
You can leave your home to: work or study — where If you have already arranged to move to a new home, you can still do so. Friends and family from another The Flemington and North Melbourne public housing towers, which were under a 'hard lockdown'. Learn What The New Lockdown Rules Mean For Melbourne This Week.