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South Australia closes its border to greater Brisbane amid latest COVID-19 outbreak

South Australia Greater Brisbane area A COVID-19 hotspot that prevents everyone except returning residents and essential workers from entering the state.

Prime Minister Stephen Marshall said the new rules would apply from 4 pm on Monday.

“We are very concerned about the development of Queensland,” Marshall said.

“Obviously, Queensland authorities are moving very quickly now.

“But some people who tested positive for the coronavirus went to Brisbane.”

The SA also requires that anyone arriving in Adelaide from Brisbane from March 20 be immediately tested and quarantined until negative results are obtained.

People arriving between March 11th and March 20th will be asked to test for symptoms of the virus.

Returning South Australian residents must be quarantined for 14 days.

Australians must be at least 1.5 meters away from others. Check the jurisdiction limits for collecting limits. If you have a cold or flu symptoms, stay home and call your doctor to arrange a test or contact the Coronavirus Health Information Hotline (1800 020 080). News and information are available in 63 languages. sbs.com.au/coronavirus..

Check the guidelines relevant to your state or territory. NSW, Victoria, Queensland, Western Australia, South Australia, Northern territory, action, Tasmania..

Place of originSouth Australia closes its border to greater Brisbane amid latest COVID-19 outbreak

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