Victoria (Australia)

State in Australia

Victoria is the second most populated state of Australia. Victoria is also the second smallest state by land area and is a parliamentary constitutional monarchy. Situated in the south-east of Australia, Victoria is bordered by the Bass Strait and Tasmania to the south, New South Wales to the north, the Tasman Sea to the east, and South Australia to the west. With an area of 237,659 square kilometres (91,761 sq mi), Victoria encompasses a range of climates and geographical features from its temperate coastal and central regions to the Victorian Alps in the north-east and the semi-arid north-west.

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There have been 21 deaths and 410 new coronavirus cases in Victoria, marking the deadliest day of pandemic so far. Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews and state..
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By Colin Packham SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia's second-most populous state reported only a small rise in new COVID-19 infections on Tuesday, boosting hopes that..
23 hours ago • WorldNews
A Victoria Police officer has been filmed grabbing a young woman by the throat and forcing her to the ground as he struggles and screams, "He's choking me!"The..
1 day ago • New Zealand Herald
The Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety is being held now via live stream. Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews is giving evidence as well as other..
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A new COVID-19 advertisement campaign has been launched by The Department of Health and Human Services Victoria. Two of the ads feature young Victorians who have..
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Emotional tales which reveal the huge toll of coronavirus will be aired across Victoria in a bid to get residents to comply with the stage four lockdown.The new..
1 day ago • New Zealand Herald
An aged care resident in Melbourne has told the Royal Commission she has skipped medical appointments to avoid going into stricter lockdown, while the hearing is..
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An aged care resident in Melbourne has told the royal commission she has skipped medical appointments to avoid going into stricter lockdown.
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An outbreak in Victoria has seen over 100 deaths in the past week, but new infections may be slowing.
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Another 19 people have died of coronavirus in Victoria, marking Australia's deadliest day since the pandemic began. Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews and state..
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The Australian state of Victoria has recorded 322 new Covid cases in the past 24 hours and 19 deaths – marking the state's highest single-day death toll so..
2 days ago • New Zealand Herald
A nurse who reportedly worked at Melbourne's quarantine hotels says those in charge of the programme were more worried about appeasing guests than infection..
2 days ago • New Zealand Herald
Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews announced on Sunday that the state has recorded 394 new coronavirus cases and 17 deaths - the deadliest day of the pandemic in..
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Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews announced on Sunday that the state has recorded 394 new coronavirus cases and 17 deaths - the deadliest day of the pandemic in..
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Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews announced on Sunday that the state has recorded 394 new coronavirus cases and 17 deaths - the deadliest day of the pandemic in..
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Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews announced on Sunday that the state has recorded 394 new coronavirus cases and 17 deaths - the deadliest day of the pandemic so..
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MELBOURNE New South Wales deputy premier John Barilaro says his state would be willing to act as a temporary host for major sports events such as the Australian..
5 days ago • WorldNews
Victoria recorded 450 new coronavirus infections and 11 deaths overnight, Premier Daniel Andrews said on Friday.
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People entering the Australian state of New South Wales from Victoria must go into hotel quarantine.
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Eight more Victorians have died from coronavirus, taking the state's death toll to 170.
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Prime Minister Scott Morrison and the Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton are speaking live with an announcement about Australia's Cyber Security Strategy..
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A Melbourne "anti-masker" has been arrested after a filming himself arguing with security officers and calling them "communist" and "evil". ‌ A Melbourne..
6 days ago • New Zealand Herald
As regional Victoria enters stage three restrictions, coronavirus-hit Melbourne will begin adjusting to new rules for businesses and workers from Thursday.
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Economists are trying to gauge the impact of the tough restrictions in Victoria on an already grim outlook for the rest of the economy.
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The Morrison government will provide a "triple guarantee" for Victorian childcare, securing places, centres and jobs during Melbourne's harsh virus lockdown.
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The Morrison government will provide a "triple guarantee" for Victorian child care, securing places, centres and jobs during Melbourne's harsh virus lockdown.
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Victoria state, Australia's coronavirus hotspot, has announced that businesses will be closed and scaled down in a bid to curb the spread of the virus. Victoria..
1 week ago • WorldNews
Victorian businesses are preparing to modify their operations or shut their doors by midnight on Wednesday, leaving some feeling 'lost' and at odds with their..
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Victoria's Police Commissioner Shane Patton said 60 people had been fined for not wearing masks on Monday night alone.
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Victoria Police issued 161 fines on Monday to people flouting coronavirus restrictions, including 60 people who were not wearing masks.
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COMMENT: The restrictions in place for metropolitan Melbourne now are in some ways stricter than those that were in force during New Zealand's Covid-19 lockdown...
1 week ago • New Zealand Herald
People in Victoria can now be slapped with a nearly $5,000 on-the-spot fine if they've been found to have breached isolation orders.
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A Victoria Police officer had her head bashed into concrete by a woman who refused to wear a mask in line with coronavirus restrictions.
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A further 11 people linked to aged care facilities have died of coronavirus overnight in Victoria, Premier Daniel Andrews announced as he delivered the hard-hit..
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Three men have been issued court notices after allegedly trying to sneak back into Queensland from hotspots in Victoria without undergoing quarantine.
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A further 11 people linked to aged care facilities have died of coronavirus in Victoria, Premier Daniel Andrews announced as he delivered the hard-hit state's..
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Victoria's massive scaling back of food manufacturing in an effort to stop the coronavirus spread is expected to affect Australia's food supply chain.
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Victoria's massive scaling back of food manufacturing in an effort to stop the coronavirus spread is expected to affect Australia's food supply chain.
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Most states are going backwards in their plans to open up their economies as Victoria's severe coronavirus outbreak spooks authorities.On Monday, both South..
1 week ago • New Zealand Herald
There has been 429 new coronavirus infections and 13 deaths in Victoria.
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There has been 429 new coronavirus infections and 13 deaths in Victoria.
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There has been 429 new coronavirus infections and 13 deaths in Victoria.
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The Victorian government and the First Peoples' Assembly are holding their first meeting to outline historic treaty negotiations.
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