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Department of Health media releases

16 July 2021 Warning signs missed in half of children diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes

Half of all children diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in Queensland are presenting in emergency departments with diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) - a dangerous and potentially fatal complication that develops when the early warning signs of diabetes are missed.

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16 July 2021 Public Health Alert – new exposure sites on Sunshine Coast

A public health alert is being issued for more contact tracing locations in Maroochydore, Cotton Tree and Forest Glen.

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14 July 2021 Public Health Alert – new exposure sites in North Ipswich, Inala and the Brisbane Airport

A public health alert has been issued for new Queensland contact tracing sites in North Ipswich, Inala and the Brisbane Airport. Queensland Health has been notified by another country that a positive COVID-19 case detected overseas had been in the community prior to departure.

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13 July 2021 Public Health Alert - new exposure sites on the Sunshine Coast

A previously announced positive case has had their infectious period revised due to earlier identified symptoms.

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6 July 2021 Public Health Alert - new exposure sites Brisbane

A public health alert is being issued for more contact tracing locations in South Brisbane, Loganlea, West End, MacGregor and Moorooka.

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5 July 2021 Public Health Alert - new exposure sites Brisbane

A public health alert is being issued for more contact tracing locations in Forest Lake, New Farm, Kangaroo Point and Woolloongabba

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4 July 2021 Public Health Alert - new exposure sites Sunshine Coast

A public health alert is being issued for more contact tracing locations in Eumundi Noosaville and Noosa Heads.

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4 July 2021 Person of interest case confirmed

Further testing has confirmed the person of interest case announced this morning has the virus. The person is a close contact of the Greek Community Centre and will be included in tomorrow’s case numbers.

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3 July 2021 Public Health Alert - new exposure sites Sunshine Coast

A public health alert is being issued for more contact tracing locations in Eumundi and Sunshine Beach.

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3 July 2021 Public Health Alert - new exposure sites Brisbane Southside

A public health alert is being issued for more contact tracing locations in Carina, Carindale and Tingalpa.

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2 July 2021 Lockdown extended for Brisbane and Moreton Bay regions

Due to the detection of new community cases overnight, lockdown will be extended for the Local Government Areas of Brisbane and Moreton Bay for another 24 hours until 6pm, Saturday 3 July 2021.

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1 July 2021 Public Health Alert - new exposure sites Brisbane

A public health alert is being issued for more contact tracing locations in North Lakes and Windsor.

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30 June 2021 Alice Springs named COVID-19 hotspot

Following additional COVID-19 cases in the Northern Territory, Queensland is declaring Alice Springs a hotspot from 1am tomorrow, Thursday 1 July 2021.

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30 June 2021 Public Health Alert

A public health alert is being issued for two more Virgin Australia flights.

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29 June 2021 Queensland COVID-19 update

We would like to thank every single Queenslander who has come forward for testing today.

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29 June 2021 Public Health Alert – South East Queensland, Townsville and Magnetic Island

A public health alert is being issued for a number of locations and flights across South East Queensland, Townsville and Magnetic Island.

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29 June 2021 Public Health Alert - Gold Coast

A public health alert is being issued for a number of locations on the Gold Coast.

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28 June 2021 Public Health Alert – new exposure sites Gold Coast

A public health alert is being issued for a number of locations on the Gold Coast.

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28 June 2021 Public Health Alert – new exposure sites

A public health alert is being issued for a number of flights, and a public toilet in Ban Ban Springs.

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27 June 2021 Further COVID-19 case identified in Queensland

This afternoon, Queensland Health has identified a further case of COVID-19 in the community.

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Last updated: 31 August 2021