You are here


Melbourne eases restrictions after second day of zero Covid-19 cases

City preparing for Tuesday midnight reopening after many months in lockdown

Restrictions on travel between Melbourne and regional parts of the state will be lifted from Nov 8, with a 25km travel radius for city residents set to be removed the same day.


MELBOURNE on Tuesday achieved what elated residents called the "double donut" - two consecutive days of no new coronavirus cases - as bars in Australia's second city readied for a midnight reopening after a gruelling months-long lockdown.

While much of Europe and North...

BT is now on Telegram!

For daily updates on weekdays and specially selected content for the weekend. Subscribe to