PUBLIC HEALTH ALERT: List of locations man visited while infectious – myGC.com.au

 mygc.com.au  07/31/2020 19:14:38 

A major public health alert has been issued by Queensland Health following the state’s latest case of coronavirus.

Authorities yesterday revealed a 27-year-old Brisbane man had become the state’s first case of community transmission since May after he is believed to have contracted the virus from a young woman who allegedly brought it back to the sunshine state from a trip to Melbourne.

According to authorities, the man dined just metres from the woman at the Madtongsan IV Restaurant in Sunnybank on July 23.

He then went on to visit a number of busy locations in the West Moreton and Brisbane South area, including a major shopping centre, while unknowingly infectious with the virus.

The suburbs affected by the urgent alert include Goodna, Chandler, Mount Gravatt, Oxley, Springfield Lakes, Kenmore, Wacol, Richlands and Forest Lake.

Anyone who may have been in the below locations during the relevant times are being urged to monitor their health and immediately present for testing if experiencing any relevant symptoms.

Locations:

Detail Suburb Date Time
Caltex Goodna Goodna 26 July 2020 11.30-11.35am
Sleeman Sports Complex* Chandler 26 July 2020 12.30-2.10pm
Garden City Shopping Centre Mount Gravatt 26 July 2020 4-7pm
K Mart at Garden City Shopping Centre Mount Gravatt 26 July 2020 4-5pm
JB HiFi at Garden City Shopping Centre Mount Gravatt 26 July 2020 4.30-5pm
MOS Burger at Garden City Shopping Centre Mount Gravatt 26 July 2020 Around 5pm
Chatime Garden City Mount Gravatt 26 July 2020 Around 6pm
Caf 63 Redbank Plains 27 July 2020 10-10.30am
Bunnings Springfield Springfield 27 July 2020 11am-1pm
Bunnings Oxley Oxley 27 July 2020 3.15-4pm
Basketball Court Springfield Lakes* Springfield Lakes 27 July 2020 6-8.30pm
Nandos Kenmore Kenmore 27 July 2020 8.45-8.55pm
Caltex Wacol Wacol 28 July 2020 8.40-8.45am
Richlands Medical Centre Richlands Plaza Richlands 29 July 2020 Around 10.45am
SNP Collection Centre Forrest Lake Forest Lake 29 July 2020 Around 11.35am

Queensland Health says people who are close contacts will be contacted directly by the Public Health Unit.

The state’s total number of cases is now at 1083 with 11 active cases, while five of those are in hospital.

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