A single day
JUST one case of COVID-19 has been recorded for the Loddon Shire today.
The number of active cases, according to State Government data, is 26.
Meanwhile, the Government announced today Textra steps to protect young children and their families and minimise transmission in vital early childhood education and care settings, with free at-home rapid antigen tests to support Victoria’s youngest learners.
In an expansion of the Government’s voluntary education surveillance testing program, free rapid antigen tests to be available to all children aged 3 to 5 attending early childhood education services.
More than 1.6 million rapid antigen tests will be delivered to early childhood settings in the coming weeks for families to conduct voluntary twice-weekly testing. Sessional kindergartens will receive their deliveries over the next two weeks, followed by other early childhood services like long day care, family day care and occasional care.