725 NEW COVID-19 CASES IN VICTORIA, 12 IN NSW

Victoria has set another new daily case record, recording 725 new COVID-19 infections overnight.

It comes as the state enters strict stage four lockdown.

Meanwhile, 12 new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in New South Wales.

Of those cases, one is a traveller in hotel quaratine and one is locally acquired with an unknown source.

The remaining 10 are linked to known cases:

  • two from the Thai Rock restaurant at Wetherill Park
  • two from the Apollo restaurant at Potts Point
  • six are associated with the funeral gatherings cluster in Sydney