Man’s desperate plea to see dying mum

The family of a woman dying from cancer want her son granted a quarantine exemption “to say goodbye” but Queensland authorities say “it just can’t happen safely”. The son of a woman dying from bowel cancer has had two quarantine exemption requests rejected by Queensland...

Tennis superstar snapped in iso

Some of the world’s best tennis stars have landed in South Australia for a pre-Australian Open warm up tournament and one has been snapped quarantining. International tennis superstar Novak Djokovic has been snapped on his first day of quarantine after landing in Adelaide along with...

Virus nightmare: QLD ‘on the brink’

Queensland health authorities have spent the night scrambling for answers over how six existing cases of the UK’s highly infectious COVID strain were linked to the same quarantine hotel despite having no contact. Queenslanders fear the state is “on the brink” of a nightmare after...

Virus nightmare: QLD ‘on the brink’

Queensland health authorities have spent the night scrambling for answers over how six existing cases of the UK’s highly infectious COVID strain were linked to the same quarantine hotel despite having no contact. Queenslanders fear the state is “on the brink” of a nightmare after...

Qld hotel evacuated for UK strain outbreak

A Queensland quarantine hotel will be evacuated after six cases of the highly-infectious UK strain of coronavirus were linked to the building. Six cases of the highly infectious UK strain of COVID-19 have now been linked to a Brisbane hotel quarantine facility, prompting authorities to...

Qld hotel evacuated for UK strain outbreak

Six cases of the highly infectious UK strain of COVID-19 have now been linked to a Brisbane hotel quarantine facility, prompting authorities to take extraordinary measures to keep any further outbreak under control. While Queensland recorded no new cases of locally acquired COVID-19 on Wednesday,...

House party breaches virus rules

Not everyone got the message on day one of Brisbane’s lockdown, with ‘protest activity’, fines and a house party broken up by police. Queensland Police were forced to break up a house party in the Brisbane suburb of New Farm on Saturday on the city’s...