Victoria recorded 149 new coronavirus cases on Wednesday and 24 deaths overnight. Premier Daniel Andrews said the average time it takes to receive COVID-19 test results in Victoria was now less than a day.
Six new coronavirus cases have been confirmed in New South Wales, one of them a trainee bus driver. Hundreds of people in quarantine have been moved out of the Travelodge Hotel in Sydney after the facility was deemed not up to standard. Click here to read the full SMH live news feed.