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Australian Open crowds to be capped at 50 per cent

Melbourne's escalating COVID outbreak has forced crowds for the Australian Open to be capped at 50 per cent capacity.

Victoria government strikes deal to pass pandemic law

The Victorian government has agreed to six amendments to its pandemic legislation, securing the extra vote it needs to pass parliament.

Police ramp up search for Vic camper remains

Victorian police will get more resources for their search in remote bushland for the remains of missing campers Russell Hill and Carol Clay.

Victoria’s unvaccinated bans to stay as state hits 90 per cent

Victoria has hit its long-awaited 90 per cent full COVID-19 vaccination target, with bans on unvaccinated members of the community to stay.

Vic child with ‘serious comorbidities’ becomes youngest COVID-19 death

A Victorian child with "serious comorbidities" has died after contracting COVID-19, becoming the nation's youngest person to die with the virus.

Full crowds for MCG Test, Australian Open

Full capacity crowds at the Boxing Day Test and Australian Open are set to light up Melbourne's sporting landscape this summer.

Adem Somyurek to block Victorian pandemic bill

Adem Somyurek will vote against the Victorian government's pandemic laws, which would derail the passage of the controversial legislation.

Amendments likely for Victorian pandemic laws

Amendments could be made to the Victorian government's controversial pandemic legislation ahead of debate in the upper house.