Japanese Encephalitis found in Bendigo

Neve Brissenden
By Neve Brissenden
Updated March 8 2022 - 1:46am, first published March 7 2022 - 6:48am
The virus raised alarms in Victoria when cases popped up in Echuca. Picture: FILE

The Australian Centre for Disease Preparedness has confirmed that one of the six new cases of Japanese Encephalitis in Victoria has been found in a piggery in Greater Bendigo.


Neve Brissenden

Neve Brissenden


Political and general news reporter for The Bendigo Advertiser. contact: neve.brissenden@austcommunitymedia.com.au