VICTORIA has recorded one new locally case of COVID-19 overnight as the number of active cases dropped from 55 to 54.
The state has recorded another case acquired overseas, the Department of Health says.
The state's vaccination blitz continues with 16,710 people receiving a dose on Thursday and another 35,252 tested for the virus.
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Acting premier James Merlino announced regional Victorians will now enter fresh lockdown restrictions from midnight Thursday under easing across the state.
Australia's COVID-19 vaccine rollout is set to be thrown into further chaos after it was announced on Thursday the federal government's vaccine advisory body to recommend the AstraZeneca vaccine should only be given to those aged 60 and older.
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