Premier Announces Changes To Come Into Effect From Midnight Tonight
Premier Daniel Andrews has announced a number of changes that will come into effect both tonight, and in a fortnight at 11:59pm on November 1.
From tonight (11:59pm, October 18), regional libraries and toy libraries will be able to open to a maximum of 20 people indoors.
Residents will no longer be restricted to a 'bubble' arrangement, but will be able to allow two people and their dependents to visit their home once per day.
People will be able to hold outdoor religious gatherings with up to 20 people – and 50 from 1 November.
And in good news for our regional hospitality businesses, they'll be able to host up to 40 customers (4 groups of 10 instead of 2) indoors and up to 70 outdoors from 11:59pm tonight.
From November 1, non contact indoor physical recreation (dance classes) allowed with up to 20 people, non contact community indoor sport for under 18 year olds returns.