Source: Government of Victoria 2
There are 519 COVID-19 cases in hospital in Victoria – with 23 active cases in ICU, including 7 on a ventilator, and an additional 11 cleared cases in ICU.
6,216,466 vaccine doses have been administered by Victoria’s state-commissioned services, with 1,696 administered yesterday at state-run centres.
66.6 per cent of Victorians aged 16 and over have had three doses of a COVID-19 vaccine. 94.5 per cent of Victorians aged 12 and over have had two doses.
12,722 new cases of COVID-19 were recorded yesterday. This includes 10,182 who tested positive on a Rapid Antigen Test and 2,540 who returned a positive result on a PCR test.
Sadly, the Department was notified of 18 deaths yesterday in people aged in their 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s and 90s. The brings the total number of deaths in Victoria since the pandemic began to 3,052.
There are 64,772 active cases in Victoria.
13,730 PCR tests were processed yesterday. The total number of PCR tests performed in Victoria since the pandemic began is 20,675,374.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people can also call the Victorian Aboriginal COVID Information Line on . Callers will speak with Aboriginal staff who can answer questions about COVID-19 and direct them to relevant support services. The information line is open from 9am to 5pm, 7 days a week.