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COVID-19

One New Case Overnight

One New Case Overnight

Queensland has recorded one new confirmed case of COVID-19 since Sunday – a close associate of a previous case linked to the Brisbane Youth Detention Centre at Wacol.

Two More Positive Cases

Two More Positive Cases

Two more people – including a male child – have tested positive to the COVID-19 virus linked to the Brisbane Youth Detention Centre cluster at Wacol.

New COVID-19 Rules Start Now

New COVID-19 Rules Start Now

New COVID-19 restrictions have been imposed immediately in eight council areas in south-east Queensland following the confirmation of community transmission in the Ipswich area.

Border Warning To Snow Lovers

Border Warning To Snow Lovers

Police are warning Queenslanders planning on travelling to NSW to ensure they are aware of border restrictions or risk having to go into quarantine.

‘House Sitters’ Face Court

‘House Sitters’ Face Court

The couple arrested in Nanango on August 4 after allegedly lying on their Queensland border declarations were in town to “house sit”, it has been revealed.

Three New Qld Cases

Three New Qld Cases

Queensland Health has announced three new COVID-19 cases in the State but none are currently considered to be a risk to the community.

MP Calls For Border Talks

MP Calls For Border Talks

Federal Agriculture Minister David Littleproud has criticised the “arbitrary” nature of COVID-19 border closures, saying State Premiers should be working more closely with border communities.

Man Charged Over Hotel Breach

Man Charged Over Hotel Breach

A 25-year-old man has been charged after he allegedly escaped mandatory hotel quarantine as part of COVID-19 border restrictions in Toowoomba.

No COVID-19 Cases

No COVID-19 Cases

South Regional Council has urged local residents to “be alert, not alarmed” when it comes to the COVID-19 pandemic.

MP Slams Border Crossers

MP Slams Border Crossers

Opposition Leader and Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington has slammed the actions of two people arrested in Nanango on Tuesday after allegedly lying on their border declaration forms.

No More Passes For Diplomats

No More Passes For Diplomats

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has announced Queensland will ensure consular and diplomatic staff returning from overseas or from interstate hotspots will go into hotel quarantine.

Police To Probe Documents

Police To Probe Documents

The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) has confirmed the man currently in home quarantine in Toowoomba was not a consular official.

New Case In Toowoomba

New Case In Toowoomba

The Darling Downs Health Service reported one new confirmed case of COVID-19 at the weekend, taking the Queensland total since the pandemic began to 1085.