Victoria has recorded 45 new cases of COVID-19 and five more deaths overnight.
It is the eighth-consecutive day the state has recorded a daily total below 50, but an increase on yesterday’s tally of 28.
Metropolitan Melbourne’s 14-day case average is now sitting at 42.7, and regional Victoria’s rolling average is 2.3.
Yesterday’s daily tally of 28 was the state’s lowest in about three months.
More details about the cases are expected to be released later today.
More to come.