Health alerts issued for 40 sites across Queensland
Public health alerts have been issued for sites across Queensland as fears of a large COVID-19 outbreak grow.
Queensland Health added 19 new sites to the list on Monday of places visited by people infected with the more contagious UK strain, including three new sites in central Queensland.
Greater Brisbane will go into a three-day lockdown from 5pm Monday and further restrictions will come into place across the rest of the state after the latest cluster grew to seven cases.
Residents in the local government areas of Brisbane, Ipswich, Moreton Bay, Logan and Redlands can leave home only to buy essentials such as groceries or…