The Victorian Government has confirmed there’s been two new COVID-19 cases detected in the community today.
It’s understood the new cases were picked up after the state’s midnight cut-off, hence why they were not included in this morning’s numbers.
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As a result, both residents were identified as close primary contacts of an existing case and have fortunately been in isolation.
Their infections were confirmed today after the health unit conducted a major testing blitz on residents in the apartment complex.
The Southbank apartment cluster now stands at six.