People may be trapped in a submerged car that was washed off a causeway by floodwaters in southern Queensland.
The deluge that has hit much of the state this week has turned deadly, with a man’s body has been found in a ute that was submerged in floodwaters in central Queensland.
The Covid-19 PCR tests required for travellers entering Queensland will remain free once the state hits 80 per cent vaccination coverage.
Queensland could reach 80 per cent Covid-19 vaccination coverage as early as December 6, as the state government continues a war of words with the federal government over mandates.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison has launched an extraordinary attack on vaccine mandates for people entering retail and hospitality venues, imposed by state or territory governments.
Many of the 12,000 people stranded interstate “are just waiting” for Queensland to scrap COVID-19 quarantine, with 1319 people successfully applying to isolate at home, the deputy police commissioner says.