WARNING: Some readers may find the following content distressing The vision of a man being arrested for not wearing a mask in Brisbane’s Botanic Gardens has gone viral after he appears to have a seizure while being led away by police. But Queensland Police say “no medical issue” has yet been… Click here to view […]
Brisbane’s Ekka public holiday will be moved to a date when residents are not in lockdown, despite the Royal Queensland Show being cancelled for the second year in a row. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said it “makes sense to move the public holiday” while 11 council areas in the state’s… Click here to view the original […]
Chief Health Officer Dr Jeannette Young has warned Queenslanders will need to do something “really, really, really special” in order to see the lockdown end as planned on Sunday. The state recorded 17 new locally acquired infections on Wednesday – 16 of which have been linked to the… Click here to view the original article.
The ‘highly likely’ source of a Cairns pilot’s COVID infection has been revealed by Queensland’s health chief. Speaking to reporters on Wednesday, the state’s Chief Health Officer Dr Jeannette Young said while the man was infected with the highly transmissible Delta variant, it appeared… Click here to view the original article.
Queensland has recorded another 17 locally acquired coronavirus cases as millions of residents in the state’s south east remain in lockdown until at least Sunday. Of those cases, four are linked to Ironside State School, including one teacher, two cases to Indooroopilly State High School, one… Click here to view the original article.
Queenslanders have been warned they could be on the verge of a major COVID-19 outbreak after a positive case was confirmed in Cairns. The mystery infection is hundreds of kilometres away from a cluster in Brisbane, which swelled to 47 after 16 new cases were announced on Tuesday. Watch the video… Click here to view […]
Queensland is bracing for more COVID-19 cases as health authorities work to determine if an infection in North Queensland poses a risk to the community. Queensland health authorities are expected to provide a COVID-19 update on Wednesday. Watch it LIVE in the video player ABOVE. The cluster based… Click here to view the original article.
A raft of new exposure sites has been listed by Queensland Health after a fresh COVID-19 case was detected in Cairns. The infection spreading to the Far North of the state means venues on alert now stretch from the Gold Coast all the way to Cairns. Watch the latest in Queensland’s COVID… Click here to […]
The eldest son of a Queensland family involved in a fatal car crash last month has died in hospital. Chris Bipin, 8, was critically injured following the crash on the Gore Highway near Toowoomba on July 22, and died on Tuesday morning. His mother Lotsy and infant sister Catelyn were both declared… Click here to […]
As Queensland’s COVID-19 cases continue to grow, so do the number of exposure sites across the state. On Tuesday, Deputy Premier Steven Miles confirmed there had been 16 new local cases, meaning the current outbreak of the Delta strain had grown to 47. Multiple new exposure sites or new times… Click here to view the […]