, Queensland, South Australia, and Tasmania have tightened border restrictions with Victoria as the state battles a growing COVID-19 outbreak.
on Friday, with the total number of issues linked to the current outbreak now sitting at 24.
One hundred twenty-six exposure sites, 1,500 close contacts, and 5,000 secondary connections exist.
says he is confident his state can get on top of its latest coronavirus outbreak, with the state now amid a five-day lockdown due to end on Tuesday night.
States and territories had already put extensive.
from 1 am on 17 July. After this time, people who live in or have visited the state will be barred from entering the Sunshine State without a special exemption.
The Queensland government has also, Central Coast, Blue Mountains, Wollongong, and Shellharbour regions of NSW. Queensland residents returning from these areas must for 14 days at their own expense. zone residents must also complete a travel declaration before entering Queensland.
WA has reinstated, Victoria and Queensland. The anyone who has been in any of these states must obtain a special exemption to enter. This applies to anyone who has been in NSW or Queensland . or the ACT must undergo 14 days of quarantine and be tested.
There are noor Tasmania.
South Australia has closed its border with Victoria, NSW, the ACT, and greater Brisbane.
Any non-SA resident in Victoria over thewill be barred from re-entering the state, and returning residents must quarantine for 14 days.
All arrivals from NSW – including returning Southresidents – are not allowed to enter the state without an exemption.
There are exemptions for NSW residents who live within 100 kilometers of the border, including the Broken Hill and Wentworth areas.
Tasmaniato people from greater Sydney, Central Coast, and Wollongong in NSW.
At the same time, anyone in Victoria since 8 July will not be.
Essential travelers in Victoria during that period will be required tosettings and avoid crowds from 11.59 pm on Friday.
said around 15,000 people had arrived in Tasmania from Victoria since 8 July.
Residents from Australia’s COVID-affected areas will undergo 14 days of quarantine before entering the.
This includes people in, Wollongong, and the Central Coast of NSW; people in Melbourne, greater Geelong, and the Moorabool Shire in Victoria; and residents of the City of Brisbane and the Moreton Bay region of Queensland.
Australian Capital Territory
The ACT has tightened border restrictions for non-ACT residents of Victoria and Greater Sydney and the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, Wollongong, and Shellharbour regions of NSW. Non-ACT residents from these areas will need to apply for a. Returning ACT residents will need to complete an online exemption form before their arrival and still undergo 14 days of quarantine at home.