With news this week of more local COVID exposure sites, case numbers over the border in the Mildura area continue to rise.
Yesterday Mildura recorded 36 new COVID cases, bringing the Mildura LGA to a total of 90 active cases.
On Saturday Mildura was placed into a snap 7 day lockdown following a concerning increase in COVID cases.
Just last week the Victorian council area had case numbers in the single figures.
The Mildura Local Government Area that includes Murrayville also has one of the lowest double COVID vaccination rates in Victoria, sitting just over 54%, however pleasingly has a single vaccination rate over 90%.