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COVID-19

NSW Returnee Tests Positive

NSW Returnee Tests Positive

A Queensland resident – in home quarantine after returning from NSW – has tested positive to COVID-19, Health Minister Yvette D’Ath confirmed on Thursday morning.

Border Restrictions Tighten Again

Border Restrictions Tighten Again

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has announced tighter restrictions on NSW residents in the wake of the latest surge in COVID-19 cases linked to the Avalon cluster.

Border Passes Come Back

Border Passes Come Back

Anyone entering Queensland who has been in NSW will be required to complete a border declaration pass from 1:00am on Sunday (December 20).

Qld Issues COVID-19 Alert

Qld Issues COVID-19 Alert

Anyone who flew into Brisbane on Wednesday on Virgin flight VA-925 – or who visited the Glen Hotel at Eight Mile Plains the same day – has been urged to be alert for COVID-19 symptoms.

Warning To Would-Be Travellers

Warning To Would-Be Travellers

Queenslanders who plan to visit greater Sydney should consider the risk of these areas being declared a COVID-19 hotspot, Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has warned.

Adelaide Declared ‘Hotspot’

Adelaide Declared ‘Hotspot’

Adelaide has been declared a COVID-19 “hotspot” by the Queensland Government following the confirmation of a novel coronavirus outbreak in South Australia.

COVID Restrictions Ease Again

COVID Restrictions Ease Again

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has announced a further easing of restrictions as Queensland continues its recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.

COVID Virus Found In Sewage

COVID Virus Found In Sewage

Health authorities fear there could be undetected COVID-19 cases in the Ipswich area after viral fragments were found in a wastewater treatment plant.

Pandemic Payment Extended

Pandemic Payment Extended

Queenslanders who are self-isolating or in quarantine during the COVID-19 pandemic can now access support with a $1500 Pandemic Leave Disaster Payment.

Health Alert Expanded

Health Alert Expanded

Queensland Health expanded its public health alert on Thursday after a Townsville woman tested positive to COVID-19 earlier this week in Melbourne.