The Australian state of Victoria has reported 275 new coronavirus cases in the past day, most of which are still under investigation, State Premier Daniel Andrews announced at a press conference today.
Of the 275 new cases, 28 were linked to known outbreaks, while 247 are still being looked into by Victorian authorities.
Andrews also announced that a woman in her 80s had died due to Covid-19, bringing Victoria's death toll to 35.
The number of coronavirus-related patients in hospitals in Victoria has risen to 147 with 31 in ICU, Andrews said.
On July 8, Metropolitan Melbourne and Mitchell Shire, a regional area of Victoria, returned to a Stage Three lockdown for six weeks amid a rise in cases.
People are only allowed to leave their homes to buy food, go to work, receive or give care and exercise, according to the Victoria government.