Breaking: Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews has announced a COVID-19 testing blitz of 10 priority suburbs.

The Premier said there will be a “an unprecedented suburban testing blitz… we will test 50% of those suburbs in coming days,” he said.

“There will be ambulances and cans literally at the end of their streets,” Andrews said.

There would be at least 100,000 tests across the suburbs of concern in coming days. Authorities would come door to door to invite people for tests.

The main two suburbs Of interest are Keilor Downs and Broadmeadows.

The Premier also outlined the suburbs where community spread of the virus was of the greatest concern.


The Premier named the top ten suburbs of major issue:


Keilor Downs
Broadmeadows
Maidstone
Albanvale
Sunshine West
Hallam
Brunswick West
Fawkner
Reservoir
Pakenham

Meanwhile, Victoria has recorded 33 new cases of coronavirus overnight.

Here’s a statement from the Premier of Victoria