Adelaide Total Confirmed Coronavirus Cases Increase To 253 Cases
Adelaide's coronavirus (COVID-19) cases increase to 253, bringing the total nationwide count over 2,810 cases
Government Announces Additional Welfare Payments
The Australian Government has announced welfare payment increases of $550 to combat the loss of jobs and ensure welfare for Australians, with a minimum of $20,000 being granted to businesses to keep on staff and pay bills.
Government Places Restrictions on Gatherings
Essential gatherings must restrict the number of people present to:
500 for outdoor gatherings
100 for indoor gatherings
Many countries have been enforcing mandatory curfews, allowing people only to travel for essential reasons. It’s likely that Australia may be forced into a similar situation as numbers continue to increase.