Victorians head to the polls today as Premier Daniel Andrews seeks an historic third term and Liberal leader Matthew Guy seeks to persuade Victorians of a new vision in the state's first post-pandemic state election.
The historic vote looms as Victoria emerges from a COVID-19 crisis fraught with lockdowns, curfews, a Ring of Steel separating metropolitan Melbourne and regional Victoria and the tragedy of the nation's highest virus death toll.
But a swag of independents and Green candidates are running hot across many marginal seats and both major parties are shaping up for a fight on their hands.
Stay with ACM as our reporters bring you breaking news live from around the state, harnessing the power of our local news rooms and on-the-ground updates from key polling battlegrounds.
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