Please Explain podcast: Victorians rejoice as some coronavirus restrictions ease

A number of significant coronavirus restrictions in Victoria have been eased. As of midnight yesterday, people are now able to travel in a 25 kilometre radius from their homes.

But top epidemiologists, business groups and Treasurer Josh Frydenberg have criticised the Victorian government's cautious approach to lifting restrictions, given the state's single-digit rate of infections.

In this episode, national editor Tory Maguire is joined by The Age's state political reporter Summeyya Ilanbey to discuss the Victorian government and its critics as the state flattens the coronavirus curve.

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