A snap three-day lockdown has been introduced for Cairns after a taxi driver who examined distinct to coronavirus was infectious in the community for ten days.
From 4pm on Sunday, Cairns and Yaribah will doubtless be locked down, with residents given best possible four wanted reasons to leave their properties.
On the other hand, americans will doubtless be allowed to maintain up to 2 traffic in their properties.
“I’m very concerned. We want to obtain on high of this very, in a temporary time,” Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk stated.
The taxi driver is amongst nine novel local cases confirmed in Queensland on Sunday.
The lockdown for southeast Queensland will doubtless be lifted at 4pm on Sunday, but some restrictions will remain in internet site.
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Cairns LOCKED DOWN after COVID case was in the community for TEN DAYS