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New COVID-19 cases in Central Vic while Geelong doubles

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The City of Greater Bendigo  has recorded its first confirmed COVID-19 case - and the number at the nearby Mt Alexander Shire has risen to 4.

Ballarat still stands at five, with Macedon Ranges on two.

The Moorabool, Hepburn and Northern Grampians shires have all recorded one positive test each to date.

Greater Geelong’s number has almost doubled overnight to 21.

The worst affected council area in the state is Stonnington with 57 confirmed Corona-virus cases. 

Image: Department of Health and Human Services (8.44am  Thu 26 March 2020)