The State Government will use a “traffic light” advice system from now to to provide information about the level of COVID-19 threat.
The Public Health Emergency Declaration which formed the basis of Queensland’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic will end on Monday (October 31).
Another 20 deaths were added to Queensland’s official COVID-19 toll on Friday, taking the total number of fatalities since the pandemic began to 2256.
More than one-in-four students still tested positive for COVID-19 after a week in isolation, international research has found.
Another 21 deaths were added to Queensland’s official COVID-19 toll on Friday, taking the total number of fatalities since the pandemic began to 2236.
Hospitalisation numbers for COVID-19 in Queensland have dropped to under 100 for the first time since the Omicron wave hit Queensland.
Concession card holders in the South Burnett and Toowoomba council areas can now get free COVID-19 rapid antigen tests at Council facilities.
Mandatory isolation for people who test positive for COVID-19 will be scrapped from October 14, except in some workplaces.
The State Government has updated the way it reports COVID-19 statistics, including case numbers and deaths.
COVID vaccination mandates will ease this week in most health care settings, except Queensland Health facilities.
The Darling Downs Hospital and Health Service will shut down all its free COVID-19 testing centres on September 2.
More than 100,500 First Nations residents in Queensland have now been infected with COVID-19 since the pandemic began.
The Darling Downs Health residential aged care facility in Wondai, Forest View, is the standout performer locally when it comes to COVID-19 vaccination rates.
The COVID-19 death toll in the Darling Downs Health region continues to grow, with three more deaths announced since Friday.
Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington says she has received written confirmation from the Darling Downs Hospital and Health Service that the Murgon Palliative Care Unit continues to be used as a COVID ward.
The organising committee has made the difficult decision to cancel the “Evening With The Captains” which had been scheduled to be held at Kingaroy Town Hall on August 6.
The new Omicron subvariants are racing through the South Burnett, with 193 new cases of COVID-19 infection officially recorded in the region since Friday.
More than 4400 First Nations residents in Queensland have contracted COVID-19 so far this month.
Queensland Health has reported five more COVID-19 deaths in the Darling Downs Health region, taking the toll since the pandemic began to 67.
The number of people eligible to receive a fourth dose of COVID-19 vaccine will expand dramatically from next Monday (July 11).