By Charlie Coë For Daily Mail Australia
Published: 00:30 BST, 5 May 2021 | Updated: 00:30 BST, 5 May 2021
A secret report into Victoria's third Covid-19 lockdown has found the virus escaped from a quarantine hotel in February when an unmasked woman was swabbed in a open doorway.
The report delivered in March said the virus leaked out into the corridor of the Holiday Inn at Melbourne Airport because a health worker took 'extended time' to test the woman for coronavirus.Insurance Loans Mortgage Attorney Credit Lawyer
The virus then started 'pooling outside the door' of the room where a 38-year-old man who was using a nebuliser was quarantining with his infant child and partner.
Victoria Health officials had previously claimed the virus escaped from his room - sparking a five-day 'circuit-breaker' lockdown to control the spread of the outbreak.
The virus escaped from the Holiday Inn hotel at Melbourne Airport in February when an unmasked woman was swabbed in a open doorway, a report has found. The hotel is pictured on April 8
The Covid-19 Quarantine Victoria Infection Prevention and Control report found though either the man with the nebuliser or his partner caught the virus