Great news for Regional Victoria as restrictions have been lifted.
For Regional Victoria: The 5 reasons to leave home have been removed. Face masks continue to be mandatory indoors and outdoors, unless and exemption applies. Dance classes in Regional Victoria can return with
- 1 per 4sqm density
- Maximum 100 people per space
- COVID Check-in Marshal assisting with QR code check-ins
- Masks should be worn unless engaging in strenuous exercise
There have been no changes to lockdown restrictions in Metropolitan Melbourne.
If you live in Metropolitan Melbourne you can only travel to regional Victoria for work if you are an Authorised Worker or work for an Authorised Provider. Dance studios are not on the authorised list. You can find the list here: https://www.coronavirus.vic.gov.au/authorised-provider-and-authorised-worker-list-0
This 6th lockdown is tough. If you are struggling, or you or someone you know is in crisis, free and confidential help is available.
In an emergency: 000
Lifeline (24-hour crisis counselling): 13 11 14
Kids Helpline : 1800 551 800
Mental Health Foundation of Australia – Mental Health Helpline: 1300 643 287
Beyond Blue: 1300 224 636
Headspace: 1800 650 890
Mensline Australia: 1300 789 978
Support Act Wellbeing Helpline (Arts Industry Specific): 1800 959 500
Many support services, including Lifeline and Kids Helpline, also have online chat if that is easier for you.
Take care of yourselves, take care of your communities.