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Sport and recreation – Victoria

Updated on 21 November 2021, at 17:50 AET

Victoria’s COVIDSafe settings

If you are fully vaccinated, have a valid medical exemption or are under the age of 12 and 2 months, you can attend sporting and recreation facilities — for example, sports grounds, gyms and swimming pools — and sporting events.

If you don’t meet the vaccination requirements, you can’t attend.

Vaccination requirements don’t apply to people involved in community sport — for example, a local football match — or people using swimming pools for essential medical care, such as hydrotherapy.

Record keeping for contact tracing

To support contact tracing, all venues must ask visitors and staff who are on the premises to check in using the free Service Victoria QR Code app. For more details, visit

For more information on Victoria's settings, visit or call the Victorian Coronavirus Hotline on 1800 675 398. International, interstate and mobile callers can phone (+613) 9096 9000.

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