Live: Victorians brace for possibility of tougher coronavirus restrictions as mystery case numbers increase

The Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews is expected to speak later today after flagging tougher restrictions are to come in Victoria’s fight against coronavirus.

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By Yasmin Jeffery

Two people arrested over alleged breach of COVID-19 restrictions in SA 

Two people from New South Wales have been arrested in South Australia after allegedly breaching COVID-19 directions. 

Police say the pair was initially turned away from a border the checkpoint on Thursday night, where they told police they were on their way to sell a dog

The same car was then stopped by police in Adelaide’s north yesterday morning. 

The 25-year old man and 20-year old woman were both charged with breaching COVID-19 directions and are expected to appear in court tomorrow
 

By Yasmin Jeffery

Rise and shine 

It’s that time again everyone. 

I feel like I say this every day, but we’re in for another big one today so stay tuned — we’re expecting a fair few press conferences.

As always, feel free to send any questions you have through and I’ll get to as many of them as I can between breaking news updates.