Australia Covid updates dwell: Daniel Andrews speaks as Melbourne braces for third day of protests, Qld shuts border to Tweed and Byron



Victorian premier denounces ‘ugly scenes’ at protests; CFMEU boss admits union members were present; demonstrators warned to stay at home after 62 people arrested. Follow all the day’s news

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Now, it might surprise you to hear this but despite the focus on the Victorian protests, states do actually still exist.

Speaking of which, we will be hearing from the Queensland leadership at 10am AEST.

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk and Treasurer Cameron Dick will give a COVID-19 update at 10am

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Yesterday we saw some of the greatest scenes of civil unrest in the state’s history. Didn’t Victorians need to hear from their leader?

You can make any conclusion you want, and I expect you will.

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