Victoria's new coronavirus cases at 61 on Saturday August 21

Elspeth Kernebone
By Elspeth Kernebone
Updated August 20 2021 - 11:01pm, first published 10:45pm
COVID-19 testing in Heathcote in 2020. Picture: NONI HYETT

VICTORIA has reported 61 new COVID-19 in the 24 hours to midnight, as a potential state-wide lockdown looms.


Elspeth Kernebone

Accident brought me to journalism, but every day convinces me again that strong media is more important than ever. After a starting off as the sole reporter in a tiny NSW town, I’m loving the teeming metropolis that is Bendigo. Focussed on health, business and education. Got a tip? Email

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