28 May 2021

Covid-19: Victoria wakes up to 'circuit breaker' lockdown

From Morning Report, 8:13 am on 28 May 2021

The Australian state of Victoria is waking up to a seven-day "circuit-breaker" lockdown,

Twenty-six cases have been identified so-far, and a staggering 13,000 close or casual contacts have been identified and ordered to self-isolate.

Fears centre on at least two cases that were symptomatic but waited days to get a test.

Professor Catherine Bennett is a public health expert at Deakin University in Melbourne.

She spoke to Susie Ferguson.