Yarrawonga Chronicle

Locals welcomed back

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Regional Victoria’s lockdown was eased from Friday night with Belmore Street seeing a steady flow of locals om Friday, right throughout the weekend.

Federation Council was one of several local government reas in regional NSW that followed suit easing lockdown estriction­s from Saturday night with locals enjoying the unshine over the weekend and what the eased restrictio­ns ad to offer.

Although lockdown measures were reduced, a number f restrictio­ns still stand in both states and there are only ight reasons for residents to cross the border.

Reasons to cross the border include: for necessary goods and services, including medical care and getting a COVID-19 test; Care and compassion­ate reasons; Work (whether paid or voluntary, including for charitable or religious purposes) or education (including childcare or early childhood services) or permitted education (including permitted childcare and early childhood services); Getting a COVID-19 vaccinatio­n; Visiting an intimate partner; Moving house; Driving someone who cannot drive themselves for one of the above reasons; Travelling between places in Victoria where it is easier to travel through NSW.

For more up to date informatio­n on restrictio­ns for both states visit: www.coronaviru­s.vic.gov.au for Victoria and www.nsw.gov.au for NSW.

ocals welcomed the relaxation of lockdown restrictio­ns both Regional Victoria and NSW over the weekend ith Yarrawonga and Mulwala business owners gleefully elcoming back customers.

 ??  ?? e lovely staff of Showcase Jewellers welcomed customers back into the store.
e lovely staff of Showcase Jewellers welcomed customers back into the store.
 ??  ?? Judds Yarrawonga was busy with customers returning to the shopping strip.
Judds Yarrawonga was busy with customers returning to the shopping strip.
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 ??  ?? The Self-Made market on the Yarrawonga Foreshore was a hit with people enjoying the easing of restrictio­ns and beautiful sunshine.
The Self-Made market on the Yarrawonga Foreshore was a hit with people enjoying the easing of restrictio­ns and beautiful sunshine.
 ??  ?? iority Fitness and Wellbeing were able to hold outdoor gym sessions with the gym itself unable to open.
iority Fitness and Wellbeing were able to hold outdoor gym sessions with the gym itself unable to open.
 ??  ?? Wig X Chop had a steady stream of customers over the weekend with people socially distanced lining up to get a haircut.
Wig X Chop had a steady stream of customers over the weekend with people socially distanced lining up to get a haircut.

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