COVID-19

COVID Case Numbers Jump

COVID Case Numbers Jump

The confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the South Burnett and Cherbourg areas have jumped by 20 during the past 24-hour reporting period.

Death Toll Rises To 27

Death Toll Rises To 27

The death toll from COVID-19 in the Darling Downs Health region has risen to 27, with two more fatalities reported by Queensland Health on Wednesday.

COVID Toll Rises To 24

COVID Toll Rises To 24

The death toll from COVID in the Darling Downs Health region has reached 24.

COVID Toll Rises To 23

COVID Toll Rises To 23

One more person has died with COVID-19 in the Darling Downs Health region, taking the toll since the pandemic began to 23.

COVID-19 Restrictions Ease Again

COVID-19 Restrictions Ease Again

COVID-19 restrictions in Queensland will be easing from 1:00am on April 14.

LNP Votes Against Extension

LNP Votes Against Extension

Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington joined with other Opposition MPs last week to vote against the extension of the Chief Health Officer’s emergency powers until October 31.

Thirty Cases In Two Days

Thirty Cases In Two Days

Thirty more confirmed cases of COVID-19 have been reported in the South Burnett over the past two days.

Local COVID Numbers Spike

Local COVID Numbers Spike

The number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Cherbourg and the South Burnett has spiked this week, in line with the recent trend across Queensland.

Vaccine Study Seeks Volunteers

Vaccine Study Seeks Volunteers

People are being invited to take part in a community-based COVID-19 vaccine immune response study run by a collaboration of health and university researchers.

Fourth Shot For Over 65s

Fourth Shot For Over 65s

Adults aged over 65 – and people at the highest risk – will soon be eligible to receive a fourth COVID-19 vaccination.

COVID Death Toll Now 20

COVID Death Toll Now 20

One more person has died with COVID-19 in the Darling Downs Health region, taking the toll since the pandemic began to 20.

COVID Toll Rises To 19

COVID Toll Rises To 19

Twelve more deaths were added to Queensland’s COVID-19 tally during the past three days, including one in the Darling Downs Health Region.

COVID Toll Rises To 18

COVID Toll Rises To 18

Thirteen more deaths were added to Queensland’s COVID-19 tally during the latest reporting period, including one in the Darling Downs Health Region.

More Chances To Get Vaxxed

More Chances To Get Vaxxed

More opportunities for South Burnett residents to receive their first, second or booster COVID-19 vaccinations are coming up soon in Kingaroy and Murgon.

Mask-Free Countdown Begins!

Mask-Free Countdown Begins!

Masks will no longer have to be worn in most situations in Queensland from 6:00pm next Friday (March 4).

Local COVID Cases Break 800

Local COVID Cases Break 800

The South Burnett’s official COVID-19 tally of confirmed cases since the pandemic began has broken the 800 barrier.