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Queensland officials have defended their decision to close to Sydney travellers after two of three new cases confirmed in the Sunshine State today were linked to a known New South Wales coronavirus cluster.

30/07/2020 4:24:00 AM

Queensland officials have defended their decision to close to Sydney travellers after two of three new cases confirmed in the Sunshine State today were linked to a known New South Wales coronavirus cluster.

Queensland officials have defended their decision to close to Sydney travellers after two of three new cases confirmed in the Sunshine State today were linked to a known New South Wales coronavirus cluster. \n\nPremier Annastacia Palaszczuk revealed a couple who dined at The Apollo restaurant in Potts Point elected to self-isolate upon returning to Qld and later tested positive. \n\nShe said the case reaffirmed tightening border restrictions was “definitely the right decision that we have made to protect Queensland and Queenslanders’ health.” \n\nThe third infection was sourced to a man in his 20s who returned from the Untied States and remains in hotel quarantine. \n\nThe Premier urged people to continue getting tested if they feel unwell. \n\nShe also urged people to leave a social setting if they observed anyone ignoring social distancing protocols when in public. \n\n“Now is not the time to be in extremely large gatherings where people are not social distancing,” she said. \n\nImage: Getty

30/07/2020|7minQueensland officials have defended their decision to close to Sydney travellers after two of three new cases confirmed in the Sunshine State today were linked to a known New South Wales coronavirus cluster. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk revealed a couple who dined at The Apollo restaurant in Potts Point elected to self-isolate upon returning to Qld and later tested positive. She said the case reaffirmed tightening border restrictions was “definitely the right decision that we have made to protect Queensland and Queenslanders’ health.” The third infection was sourced to a man in his 20s who returned from the Untied States and remains in hotel quarantine. The Premier urged people to continue getting tested if they feel unwell. She also urged people to leave a social setting if they observed anyone ignoring social distancing protocols when in public. “Now is not the time to be in extremely large gatherings where people are not social distancing,” she said. Image: Getty

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Test everyone in Australia, you'll find EVERYONE has tge covid virus...its a fking flu, nothing more. 'Queensland officials have defended their decision to close to Sydney travellers...' Oh piss off Sydney Media. Defended against what? Your COVIDIOT coverage? Why do they have to defend themselves?! Anyone who doesn't agree with that should be committed.

Assuming NSW will now close the borders to Brisbane residents?

Border closure: Flights from Sydney to Qld before ban cost up to $2000Only a handful of flights, priced up to $2100, are available between Sydney and airports across Queensland before the state’s border slams shut once again at 1am on Saturday. might as well catch a uber

Qld borders: Banning Sydney will cost tourism millions of dollarsJust weeks after Queensland launched a multimillion-dollar campaign urging Australians it was “Good to Go” and holiday in the Sunshine State – Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has locked out the majority of the biggest spenders from doing so. AnnastaciaMP If it saves them from going into 6 week lock down it won’t cost them nearly as much. AnnastaciaMP Wake up Australians! COVID-19 100% made by CCP’s Labs Dr . Limeng Yan can prove it She is risking her life to warn us We are running out of time But most politicians,medias still blinded by MONEY AnnastaciaMP Thanks for your thoughts Uncle Rupert

'Nothing has changed': NRL to forge ahead despite QLD border closureThe NRL has been left scrambling after Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk declared the state's borders would be locked to Sydney from Saturday in the bubble so it shouldnt matter? Then move them to Queensland auspol qldpol Oh please. They’ve already proven the rules don’t apply to them.

Morrison cuts short Qld trip as COVID-19 situation worsens in Vic | Sky News AustraliaPrime Minister Scott Morrison has cut short his Queensland trip to return to Canberra, citing the ongoing and worsening situation in Victoria. \n\n'I'll be returning to Canberra, obviously, to work closely with our Department of Health and Minister Hunt, as well as Minister Colbeck, to ensure we're doing everything we can to address that situation in Victoria, particularly in relation to aged care,' he said.\n\n'I had been planning to be in Queensland for the next few days because we really are dealing with a health crisis and we are dealing with an economic crisis.' \n\nMr Morrison said there was significant quantities of PPE provided to the aged care sector in Victoria with more to be provided. \n\n'An important part of the process we have been following has been to transfer those who have COVID, in particular, out of aged care facilities into both public and private hospitals,' he said.\n\n'This is a very important part of the plan that is being implemented, that relieves the stress on those facilities where there are patients - I should say residents - who are able to be accommodated in those facilities in single rooms in appropriate facilities.' \n\nThe Prime Minister made the announcement at Walker Seafoods in Mooloolaba, Qld, which he visited as part of the nation's economic recovery effort. \n\nImage: News Corp Australia\n ScottMorrisonMP Hoping he isolates for 2 weeks... ScottMorrisonMP There's a cure. It's called Hydroxychloroquine and these Doctors are speaking out. ScottMorrisonMP 'LIVE from the steps of the US Supreme Court. America’s Frontline Doctors - Physicians from around the country address the American people about Covid-19 and the importance of reopening schools and our society.'

NSW Premier blindsided by Qld border ban | Sky News AustraliaThe New South Wales Premier says she was blindsided by her Queensland counterpart when she announced Greater Sydney would once again be locked out of the Sunshine State. \n\nQueensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said more than five million residents from Greater Sydney would be banned from entering from 1am on Saturday. \n\nAny Queenslanders returning home after the deadline will have to go into hotel quarantine for two weeks at their own expense. \n Maybe it should be mandatory to pass a Covid test before you can cross a border. covid19australia She's trying to win an election. The magnitude of her ineptitude is staggering.

Picture reveals true state of Qld virus panicQueensland communities face an anxious wait and authorities will brace for the worst after two teenage girls traipsed across six suburbs, five restaurants and bars, and more venues for eight days while infected with COVID-19. A maturing incident for AnnastaciaMP. NSW and VIC have had returning Qld Aussies infection cases since this began. Queenslanders travel as much as anyone, Qld quarantine controls are all border facing and not community engaged. Failed strategy led to this covid19australia These girls are in for a brutal lesson in practical civics. Deservedly so. And by doxxing them news Corp has not only ensured these girls have their lives destroyed, they more importantly have also ensured anyone else who might have done similar will be too frightened to get tested. Nice work.