Breaking News: 16,000 people in Western Australia are being told to immediately self-isolate.

Anyone who arrived in WA from Victoria from December 21 2020 will be required to isolate for 14-days from when they arrived.

“The timing is terrible but COVID-19 doesn’t respect dates or celebrations,” Health Minister Roger Cook told media today.

The Victorian border will close at midnight tonight.

No one allowed in without an exemption, with allowances made for West Australians flying home – Anyone who arrived in Victoria from December 21 will have to immediately self-isolate, for 14 days from date of arrival.

More information at WA Health