All aged-care facilities declared COVID-19 free

The announcement comes as only two patients country-wide remain on ventilation

Australia's aged care homes have all been declared coronavirus-free, and only two patients country-wide are on ventilation, Parliament has been told.

Federal Minister for Health Greg Hunt marked the milestone in question time on Monday.

"I'm advised today that there are now no cases — no cases — in any aged care facilities remaining active in Australia," he said, noting there were also only two people with coronavirus on ventilation across the country.

"Equally, the tribute rests with our