State records no new COVID-19 cases

Victoria has recorded zero new locally acquired cases of coronavirus on Monday as more than 13,000 people were tested in the past 24 hours.

But the Department of Health and Human Services revealed four new infections in returned overseas travellers in hotel quarantine.

There are 33 active cases of COVID-19 across the state. There were 13,973 tests undertaken in the past 24 hours.

It comes as two hotel quarantine workers who returned initial weak positive test results were cleared of the virus.

Minister for Police Lisa Neville who is overseeing the hotel quarantine scheme revealed the development on Monday morning.

There are now more than 200 testing centres in operation in Victoria, including a new testing site near gate one at the MCG.

Almost 200,000 tests have been taken in Victoria since the start of the year.

Daniel Andrews will front the media at 10am.



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