Bayside News COVID-19 Update – 3 April 2020

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Access cut off to places of public gathering. New rules in place at hospital to restrict visitors.

Key facts from today’s Victorian COVID-19 update:

  • The total number of coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in Victoria is 1,085  – an increase of 49 from yesterday.
  • Yesterday a man in his eighties died in hospital, taking the number of people who have died in Victoria from coronavirus to seven.
  • More than 51,000 tests have been conducted to date.
  • Currently 37 people are in hospital – including seven patients in intensive care – and 476 people have recovered.

Public areas close until ‘further notice’

BOAT ramps, beaches, skate parks, and playgrounds have been closed around Frankston to stop people gathering during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Read the article here.

New visiting rules at hospital

PENINSULA Health has changed their visiting rules to help stop the spread of coronavirus.

Read the article here.

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If you have any information regarding COVID-19 in Frankston or on the Mornington Peninsula including event cancellations, facility closures etc, please email us on: covid-19@mpnews.com.au

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