Qld govt makes safety an exception to border restrictions

QUEENSLAND’S latest COVID-19 protocols allow for a small number of highly skilled safety personnel and specialist maintenance workers to enter the state on a case-by-case basis as assessed by the chief health officer Dr Jeannette Young, but only under extremely strict conditions.

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Interstate FIFO workers from New South Wales and the Australian Capital Territory either need to be based in Queensland, or they will not be allowed to work in Queensland.

Queensland Resources Council CEO Ian Macfarlane said the Queensland coal mining industry had been preparing for the possibility of more border closures for months, so bringing in specialist workers