Brisbane will enter a three-day lockdown to stop the spread of the highly contagious UK strain of COVID-19.
From 6pm tonight until 6pm Monday, people in the local government areas of Brisbane, Moreton Bay, Ipswich, Redlands and Logan (view the map) will be required to stay at home except:
Masks will also need to be worn everywhere in those local government areas except if people are at home.
While open today, all businesses are reminded to continue electronic record keeping of customer details to assist with future contact tracing. More information about contact tracing requirements is available online.
The following businesses and activities in the Greater Brisbane area must close during the lockdown period unless an exception applies:
Cafes, pubs and restaurants will be open only for take-away and home delivery services.
Funerals will be restricted to 20 guests and weddings restricted to 10 guests. Sporting fixture events in the Greater Brisbane area have been cancelled or are able to continue without crowds. All community sports will be cancelled for the duration of the lockdown period.
For more information visit the Queensland Government website.
Information will be updated on this site as the situation evolves. We will continue to share information as it becomes available.
We encourage you to stay across this information and to follow the restrictions so that Greater Brisbane can get back to business after the lockdown period
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