Victorian authorities have suggested illegal gatherings over the AFL grand final long weekend may have contributed to Thursday's steep jump in COVID-19 cases up to 1438, mark another daily record for the state.
- Victorian authorities blaming illegal gatherings over the AFL grand final long weekend may have contributed to increase COVID-19 cases in the state
- Stay-at-home orders in some regional parts of New South Wales are being extended until October 11th because of the ongoing coronavirus risk.
- Canberrans are being urged to bring forward vaccine bookings as their COVID-19 outbreak worsens.
- from Thursday 30 Sep, stage two restrictions will apply for a fortnight including limits for home visitors in Queensland.