An end to Victoria’s Lockdown – 27th July 2021


The Victorian government announced an end to lockdown and new restrictions which are to apply as of the 27th July 2021.

  • Victorians will be able to leave their homes for any reason
  • Masks are required everywhere indoors and outdoors (except private residences).
  • Schools will reopen on Wednesday
  • No visitors to the home for the next fortnight.
  • Public gatherings will be allowed with up to 10 people
  • Hospitality, retail, beauty, personal care, entertainment venues and community facilities will open in line with density limits.
  • Live music venues, dance classes and physical recreation facilitites, including gyms, will all open with density requirements of 1 person per 4sqm
  • If you can work from home, you should work from home. Office workers will be able to return up to 25 per cent or up to 10 people, whichever is greater.
  • Holiday accommodation can only be booked with your household, intimate partner or single bubble person.
  • Entry to Victoria’s Alpine resorts will require a negative COVID test and result within 72 hours prior to visiting. Children under 12 years of ageare not required to be tested.
  • Funerals and weddings will have a cap of 50 mourners.