Victoria has recorded another low number of infections overnight, with just 113 new cases.
It’s the fifth day in a row that the daily infection rate has been below 150.
The amount of cases within the state has now reached 18,721, with around 3,488 still considered active.
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Sadly, another 23 deaths were also reported, one of the state’s deadliest days.
It brings the Victorian coronavirus death toll to 485, and the national toll to 572.
Authorities will provide more information later today.
#COVID19VicData for 27 August, 2020. 113 new cases detected in Victoria yesterday. We are sad to also report an additional 23 lives lost. More information will be available later today. pic.twitter.com/bmyArndpsb
— VicGovDHHS (@VicGovDHHS) August 26, 2020