The State Government’s vaccine mandates will not apply to South Burnett Regional Council-owned facilities such as libraries, town halls and swimming pools, according to a statement from Council on Friday afternoon.
Member for Maranoa David Littleproud has urged residents concerned about the State Government’s December 17 COVID-19 restrictions to contact Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk, not his office.
The Federal Government has released updated vaccination rates for Indigenous populations within individual Local Government Areas across Australia.
Negotiating the Queensland border after the State reopens to visitors from interstate “hotspots” may have become a bit easier.
There seems to be a lot of confusion in the South Burnett about what will happen when Queensland hits its 80 per cent double-dose COVID-19 vaccination milestone.
Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has announced the appointment of Queensland’s new Chief Health Officer.
A door-to-door approach for vaccinations appears to be paying off in Cherbourg.
Queensland has eased some COVID-19 border restrictions after reaching a vaccination milestone ahead of schedule.
Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk praised Cherbourg Council and the positivity she had seen in the community, when she visited the town on Wednesday.
There are plenty of opportunities for residents in the South Burnett to get vaccinated against COVID-19 over the next few days, with “pop-up” clinics popping up everywhere!
The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners has warned that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities are at increased risk due to dangerously lagging COVID-19 vaccination rates.
Roughly four in every 10 South Burnett residents – and seven out of 10 Cherbourg residents – will find themselves locked out of pubs, clubs, cafes and restaurants from next month.
Another pop-up COVID-19 vaccination clinic will be held at the Kingaroy Showgrounds this week.
The State Government’s “Cherbourg Champion” Leanne Linard visited the community on Thursday as part of an ongoing effort to encourage higher vaccination rates.
Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has announced changes to Queensland’s border bubble following an outbreak of COVID-19 in Moree.
A free COVID-19 Pfizer vaccination hub will be running at the Murgon Visitor Information Centre later this month.
The “Bush VaxBus” will be visiting South Burnett and Darling Downs communities during the first two weeks of November to provide an opportunity for more residents to receive a free Pfizer COVID-19 vaccination.
There are more opportunities being offered in the South Burnett this weekend for people to receive COVID-19 vaccinations.
Health workers will be going door-to-door in Cherbourg on Thursday to offer residents free Pfizer COVID-19 vaccinations.
The State Government says the Wellcamp quarantine centre, currently under construction, will be used by international students when they return to Queensland next year.