Long queues for COVID-19 tests in Melbourne as infections increase – BoilingNews

Locals reported long queues outside COVID-19 testing facilities in Melbourne, Victoria as the number of infections across the state rose on 17 December. Victoria registered a further 1,510 cases on Friday, including a further six confirmed cases of the Omicron variant. This brings the total number of Omicron cases in Victoria to 19. These footage taken on Melbourne’s Bourke Street shows long queues while local residents lined up for COVID-19 tests ahead of the year-end. Credit: Kyran Wheatley via Storyful