Victoria has recorded zero new coronavirus deaths overnight for the first time since July 13.
The state reported 42 new infections in the past 24 hours, marking a slight rise since yesterday with 35 – the lowest daily increase since June – however continued the positive downward trend in cases.
the latest figures also revealed Victoria to be nearing a fortnight of less than 200 daily new infections.
The national death toll stood at 816, with 18 people in intensive care across the country.
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