Breaking News: Two more Melbourne postcodes will go into lockdown tonight.

Postcodes 3031 and 3051 will go into lockdown from 11.59pm tonight.

9 public housing complexes within these postcodes will go into complete lockdown immediately. They are located in Flemington and North Melbourne. Around 3,000 people will be forced to stay at home in those towers.

“This is a very significant step, one we have not had to take before,” Victorian Premier Daniel Andrew said.

Hundreds of police will be drafted in to these areas to enforce the lockdown, the Premier said.

108 people tested positive for the virus today in Victoria.

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Ryan is Contributing Editor