Covid-19: Victoria records 1179 cases, six deaths

Holly HalesNCA NewsWire
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Victoria has recorded 1179 new cases and six Covid deaths in the past 24 hours.

There are now 299 infected Victorians in hospital, with 43 active in intensive care and 18 on a ventilator.

Camera IconPeople queue for Covid testing in Bourke St in Melbourne’s CBD. NCA NewsWire / David Geraghty Credit: News Corp Australia

A total of 74,252 tests were received and 4045 vaccines administered at state hubs.

More than 91 per cent of eligible Victorians are now fully vaccinated.

The state now has 11,959 active cases.

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