Aged care fears as one new Qld case confirmed

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Queensland's big decision will bring greater Sydney in line with the entire state of Victoria, which the state effectively walled off earlier this month.

Parklands Christian College where Ms Muranga worked as a cleaner.

It's also been reported the women allegedly hosted a party at a rental apartment in Melbourne that was shut down by police who handed out more than $30,000 in fines to up to 30 people on July 19 - when Melbourne was already into its second six-week lockdown. The other two cases recently returned from NSW and were not in a declared hotspot at the time.

Supercars has been conducting regular COVID-19 tests with on-site personnel during the three rounds since the resumption of the season, including drivers and team and organisational staff.

Instead, she continued to socialise in Ipswich and Brisbane, going out to dinner at a Thai restaurant in Springfield on Sunday and a noodle restaurant and dessert and cocktail bar in Southbank on Monday, according to health authorities.

The authorities have stressed none of the positive cases are known to have visited any aged care home.

The male diner was today confirmed as a positive case.

Bolton Clarke Aged Care facility in Pinjarra Hills confirmed the staff members had last worked on Tuesday, July 28.

At least 15 close contacts of the COVID cases will be kept in hotel quarantine and the infectious girls are at the PA Hospital.

"Both took immediate action to undergo testing and self-isolate when they became aware they had been at one of the restaurants identified in health alerts", Bolton Clarke chief operating officer David Swain said.

"I'm absolutely furious that this has happened", Ms Palaszczuk said.

"You need to think about this ... think about my sister ... she couldn't even breathe, some days she couldn't even breathe out of her airways", he said.

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