'Heartbreaking': 250,000 Victorians to be stood down as businesses shut down

Sally Whyte
By Sally Whyte
Updated April 14 2021 - 2:16pm, first published August 3 2020 - 5:30am
Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews on Sunday, when he announced the strictest lockdown measures experienced in any jurisdiction in Australia. Picture: Getty Images

Thousands of workplaces are set to close across Melbourne after the state government announced which businesses will be forced to close and which will be able to open under strict conditions.

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Sally Whyte

Sally Whyte

Federal Politics Reporter

I report on a range of issues in federal politics and the public service, with a real passion for how decisions made in Canberra affect the lives of Australians.

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