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The Victorian government has urged eligible Victorians to get their booster shots as the state introduces new pandemic restrictions and vaccine mandates on Jan. 10 Night clubs, pubs and bars are set to close from Jan. 12 at 11.59 p.m. onwards, although dancefloors at wedding venues will stay open. The Andrews government also strongly recommended Victorians see if they could work and study from home to control the spread of the virus. Additionally, booster vaccines are now mandated for workers in healthcare, aged care, disability, emergency services, prison, quarantine accommodation and food distribution. Retail supermarket staff are currently not included in the mandate, and the mandatory vaccination requirement will not apply to workers with a valid medical exemption. Workers eligible for the third dose before Jan. 12 have until Feb. 12 to get their third dose. Those that are not yet eligible will need to get it within three months …