After several infected truckies visited Queensland, one driver was refused entry for failing to produce a negative test result. Police allege he then went to another part of the border and crashed his semi-trailer through a barricade.
As Lismore is sent back into lockdown, Queensland Health is monitoring sewage tests in northern NSW to determine where other threats may lie. It has also ramped up testing around the Sunnybank cluster.
With no new local cases of COVID-19 to report, Queensland is planning a vaccination blitz this weekend. It comes as the Morrison government prepares to pay for businesses and organisations to also deliver jabs.
Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has confirmed issues relating to the Office of the Integrity Commissioner have been referred to the Crime and Corruption Commission.
The Women’s Safety and Justice Taskforce has been overwhelmed by the number of submissions it has received and sought more time to respond to the Palaszczuk government with two reports.
As the Crime and Corruption Commission comes under pressure to amend an investigation report, State Parliament has finally dealt with a much older document.