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Queensland issues COVID update after first night in lockdown

By: Summer Wooley Queensland has recorded no new cases of COVID-19 overnight as the state continues the battle to contain the more transmissible UK variant of the virus. “Very good news overnight. We have had zero new cases. So congratulations, everyone,” Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk told reporters on Saturday. “Of course, we are monitoring the situation very closely over the next ...

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Greater Brisbane locked down: Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk makes shock COVID announcement

By: Elizabeth Daoud Greater Brisbane will go into a hard three-day lockdown after one local case of COVID was recorded on Thursday. The area, which includes Brisbane, Logan, Ipswich, Moreton Bay and Redlands, will go into lockdown from 6pm Friday to 6pm Monday. Residents will only be allowed to leave their homes for one of four essential reasons – essential work, health or compassionate care, exercise ...

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