Melbourne News Lockdown Extension. Melbourne lockdown to drive exodus to regional Victoria, interstate. But the state as a whole has been sealed off from neighbouring New As Melbourne heads into its second major lockdown, the vibe is one of resilience tinged with anxiety for what's to come.
Australia's second-largest city will be subject to the lockdown, and the entire state of Victoria will effectively be sealed off from the rest of the country from Tuesday midnight. As of midnight on Wednesday, people who live in Melbourne, its greater suburbs and those who live in the northern area of Mitchell Shire will be placed back under stage three. Furious Melbourne locals launch into heated stoush with orthodox Jews as they accuse them of breaking the city's harsh lockdown laws.
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Furious Melbourne locals launch into heated stoush with orthodox Jews as they accuse them of breaking the city's harsh lockdown laws.
Meanwhile, New Zealand on Tuesday said its national airline will not take new bookings for three weeks as the country seeks to. 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… 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. After the state of Victoria announced a.