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Australian Arts

Victorian burglars

1 August 2020

9:00 AM

1 August 2020

9:00 AM

Spare a thought for Victorian burglars. Just when they thought they could go back to ransacking South Yarra mansions while their owners are driving to Portsea weekenders, the Andrews government goes and spoils it all by reviving the ban on unnecessary inter-post code travel. Then again, given the willingness of many Victorians to flout Covid restrictions and the reluctance of the same government to discourage such flouting during BLM protests, perhaps the chances of having your collar felt in Melbourne are no higher today than they were this time last year.

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