Queensland Covid-19 hotspots: list of Brisbane and south-east Qld outbreak locations | Australia news

Queensland authorities are fighting to contain a Covid-19 outbreak in the south-east of the state stemming from the Brisbane youth detention centre at Wacol. While no children detained at the centre have yet contracted the virus, workers and their families have created a small community cluster.

To contain the outbreak, Queensland authorities have released a list of hotspots where Covid-positive people visited while infectious.

Those who attended some locations must isolate immediately for 14 days. Others will be contacted by members of the public health team to discuss next steps.

A longer list of potential hotspots has been released, with the premier, Annastacia Palaszczuk, urging all those who visited to monitor their health closely, and to seek testing and isolate immediately if they develop even the mildest symptoms.

More detailed information is available on the Queensland government website. This list will be updated as more locations are added or removed.

Hotspot locations

All passengers sitting in rows 25 to 29 on flight VA962 from Brisbane to Sydney on 17 August must isolate immediately for 14 days. If they develop symptoms they must get tested.

All other passengers on board the flight should monitor for symptoms.

Public health officials will be also contacting all those who dined at the Jam Pantry cafe in Greenslopes on 16 August between 9.45am and 11am.

Those who attended the cafe outside those hours should monitor for symptoms.

Potential hotspot locations

According to the Queensland government, everyone who attended these locations during the listed time should monitor for Covid symptoms and immediately get tested if they develop.

31 August

  • Woolworths, Yamanto: 11am to 11.15am

  • Country Market, Yamanto: 11.20am to 11.40am

  • Priceline, Yamanto: 11.40am to 11.45am

30 August

  • Woolworths, Yamanto: 12pm to 12.20pm

  • Dominos, Yamanto: 11.45am to 12.30pm

29 August

  • Spa Choice, Springwood: 10.30am to 11am

  • Spa World, Underwood: 11am to 11.30am

  • Dosa Hut, Springfield: 11.55am to 12pm

  • Indian Spice Shop, Springfield: 12pm to 12.05pm

27 August

  • Princess Alexandra hospital fever clinic, Woolloongabba: 12.40pm to 12.55pm

  • Priceline Pharmacy, Forest Lake: 9am to 9.10am

  • Coles Forest Lake shopping centre, Forest Lake: 9.15am to 9.30am

  • Pizza Hut, Beenleigh:

  • TSG Tobacconist, Eagleby: 4.50pm to 5pm

26 August

  • Coomera Westfield, Coomera: 9.30am to 10.25am

  • Woolworths Pimpama Junction, Pimpama: 10.40am to 10.50am

  • Kmart Oxenford, Oxenford: 11am to 11.10am

  • Bunnings Oxenford, Oxenford: 11.20am to 11.50am

  • Woolworths Pimpama Junction, Pimpama: 12.00pm to 12.15pm

  • Zazar’s Kebabs Pimpama, Pimpama: 12.15pm to 12.25pm

  • Logan Motorway BP service centre and McDonald’s, Larapinta: 5.45pm to 5.50pm

  • Gold Coast University hospital fever clinic, Southport: 7pm to 7.20pm

  • Pub Lane Tavern, Greenbank shopping centre, Greenbank: 7.30pm to 9.30pm

  • Platypus Shoes, Hyperdome Shopping Centre, Loganholme: 5pm to 5.30pm

  • Footlocker, Hyperdome Shoping Centre, Loganholme: 5pm to 5.30pm

  • The Reject Shop, Hyperdome Shoping Centre, Loganholme: 4.35pm to 4.55pm

  • Kmart, Hyperdome Shoping Centre, Loganholme: 4.05pm to 4.30pm

  • Best & Less, Hyperdome Shopping Centre, Loganholme: 3.15pm to 5.45pm

  • Madhouse Discount Variety, Waterford Plaza, Waterford West: 1.50pm to 2.15pm

25 August

  • Logan Motorway BP service centre and McDonald’s, Larapinta: 6.40am to 6.45am

  • Logan Motorway BP service centre and McDonald’s, Larapinta 4.20pm to 4.30pm

24 August

  • The Good Guys, Oxley: 9am to 9.45am

  • Woolworths, the Station Oxley, Oxley: 10am to 10.30am

  • Perks Cafe, Jimboomba Central shopping centre, Jimboomba: 10am to 10.45am

  • Woolworths, Jimboomba Central shopping centre, Jimboomba: 11am to 11.15am

  • Logan Motorway BP service centre and McDonald’s, Larapinta: 4.20pm to 4.30pm

  • Coomera Westfield, Coomera: 5.30pm to 6pm

23 August

22 August

  • Graceville Netball courts and canteen, Faulkner Park, Graceville: 8am to 8.15am

  • Pet Barn, Browns Plains: 10.30am to 10.45am

  • Bunnings, Browns Plains: 10.45am to 11.15am

  • The Good Guys, Browns Plains: 11.15am to 11.35am

21 August

  • Woolworths, Forest Lake shopping centre, Forest Lake: 10.30am to 10.45am

  • The Chop Shop (butcher), Forest Lake shopping centre, Forest Lake: 10.45am to 11.15am

  • Best & Less, Forest Lake shopping centre, Forest Lake: 10.45am to 11.15am

  • Orion shopping centre, Springfield: 4.15pm to 5pm

  • Sia’s Takeaway, Kingston Road, Slacks Creek: 11.30am to 11.45am

20 August

  • Ipswich hospital emergency department, Ipswich: 12am to 6.19am

  • Woolworths, Marsden on Fifth shopping centre, Marsden: 10am to 10.15am

  • University of Southern Queensland campus cafe, Springfield: 12.05pm to 12.13pm

  • Coles Forest Lake, Forest Lake: 3.15pm to 4pm

  • BCF Greenslopes: 12.30pm to 1pm

  • Rock and Roll Butcher (Brisbane Bulk Meats), Logan Road, Greenslopes: 1pm to unknown

  • Chemist Warehouse, Waratah Drive, Crestmead: afternoon

  • Uncle Bill’s takeaway, Brassall: 5.45pm to 6.15pm

  • United Fuels, Springfield: 6.05pm to 6.12pm

  • BP Wacol (corner Boundary and Progress roads), Wacol: evening

17 August

  • Indooroopilly shopping centre, Indooroopilly: 11am to 1pm

  • Bupa, Indooroopilly: 11am to 1pm

  • Origin Kebabs, Indooroopilly: 11am to 1pm

  • Calamvale shopping centre, Calamvale: 1.30pm to 2pm

  • Richlands magistrates courthouse, Richlands: 12.15pm to 12.30pm

  • Bendigo Bank, Elizabeth Street shopping centre, Acacia Ridge: 12.45pm to 12.55pm

  • Munch Inn Cafe, Elizabeth Street shopping centre, Acacia Ridge: 1pm to 1.10pm

  • Greenbank takeaway, Greenbank: 6.30pm to 6.40pm

  • Costco Bundamba self-service fuel station, Bundamba: afternoon

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Due to the unprecedented and ongoing nature of the coronavirus outbreak, this article is being regularly updated to ensure that it reflects the current situation at the date of publication. Any significant corrections made to this or previous versions of the article will be footnoted in line with Guardian editorial policy.

Source: The Guardian

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