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Coronavirus cases steady in Ballarat


There's been no movement in Ballarat's coronavirus tally across the weekend with the total still on 11 cases, after being revised down from 12 due to an error or reclassification.

The total number of coronavirus cases in Victoria is 1,649 – a net increase of four since Saturday. 234 are in regional areas.
In related news, symptomatic testing continues this week at the Lucas Community Hub. UFS Chief Executive Officer Lynne McLennan saying test results are now being returned in around 48 hours after having blown out to 2 weeks in some cases, sparking fears some people may put off getting tested. Appointments are required at the Lucas facility.
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