Victoria's COVID-19 crisis by the numbers

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* No new cases or deaths, for the third day in a row. The last time Victoria had a three-day streak without cases or deaths was late February

* The state toll remains 819 and the national figure is 907

* Melbourne has one mystery case to Friday, none in regional Victoria

* That mystery case is from the 3081 postcode which covers Heidelberg West, Heidelberg Heights and Bellfield

* Melbourne's 14-day new case average has dropped to 1.9 from 2.2, and is zero in regional Victoria

* 49 active cases in metropolitan Melbourne, none in regional Victoria

* Two people in hospital, none in intensive care

* Eight active cases from the Northern metro region community outbreak (total 42)

* Two active cases among healthcare workers

* Three active cases linked to aged care facilities

* 3,203,175 million tests since the pandemic started, with 12,956 in the past 24 hours


* Melburnians limited to travel within 25km of home but no restrictions on reasons for travel

* Strict rules around household visits - one visit per day by two adults and any dependents to another home but either household cannot make or receive any other visits on the same day

* Outdoor gatherings capped at 10 people but can include people from up to 10 households

* Face masks must still be worn at all times when outside the home

* Several other restrictions also eased from midnight Tuesday

* As of November 8, the 25km limit and Melbourne's "ring of steel" to end with further easing of restrictions across many categories such as gyms, which are expected to reopen.