Connect with us


Mask rule could make way as Victoria gets closer to eliminating COVID-19 – The Age

Victoria’s mask policy is expected to be relaxed as soon as next week, with experts anticipating that face coverings will be among the restrictions eased by Premier…




While the Premier has long advocated for masks, the rule requiring them to be worn outside at all times is expected to change. Instead, masks would be worn indoors in high-risk settings and outdoors when people cannot socially distance.
Melbourne University epidemiologist Tony Blakely supported easing the masks rule as soon as midnight on Sunday.
“It’s time to go there,” he said. “The risk is if we have community transmission, but come Thursday this week it will be 28 days since a case, which meets…

Click here to view the original article.

Continue Reading

You might also like ...

post featured image
A 98-year-old woman who went viral for her wholesome pandemic baking videos died from COVID-19 – Business Insider Australia
post featured image
Coronavirus Australia live news: DHHS discharges last COVID-19 patient in a Victorian hospital – ABC News
post featured image
Is a Warm Smoothie a Thing You Need? – Lifehacker Australia