Vic has 1362 new COVID cases, seven deaths

Vic has 1362 new COVID cases, seven deaths

As COVID-19 vaccination hubs wind down in Victoria, a rise in demand for testing is putting more pressure on the system. The Victorian government on Friday confirmed the closure of eight state-run vaccination clinics, starting from the end of this week, as dose rates slow to a crawl, across the state. Landmark sites at the Royal Exhibition Building and the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, will deliver their last jabs in mid-December along with Box Hill Town Hall. Other clinics at Eastland shopping centre and Wyndham's Eagle Stadium are scheduled to shut at the end of the week, followed by St Vincent's Private in Werribee, the Melbourne Showgrounds and the Olivia Newton-John Cancer Wellness and Research Centre next to Austin Hospital. State-run hubs have been the engine room of Victoria's …
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