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But president of Liberty Victoria, Julia Kretzenbacher, called on the Victorian government to release the expert advice on which the decision to close playgrounds and outdoor gyms was made.

“Liberty Victoria supports government measures that are evidence-based and will reduce the risk to public health,” Ms Kretzenbacher said.

“Any restrictions need to be proportionate and based on such advice. It is not a proper reason to impose restrictions on the basis that it makes compliance easier to enforce.”

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