Western Australia Premier Mark McGowan said the region is facing an “emerging and serious issue” as it experiences its first community transmission in 12 months. Perth and Peel will enter a three-day lockdown Friday at midnight.

Speaking to the media on Friday, McGowan said the new measures would be implemented for the next three days. “From midnight tonight people need to stay in the Perth and Peel region and won’t be able to leave unless you have an exemption.” He went on to n