Australia Tasmania to bring forward date for coronavirus stage three restrictions
SA to further ease coronavirus restrictions from Monday
South Australians will be able to attend theatres and the social distancing density will reduce."As of Monday, we move to stage three in our movement to a COVID-safe state environment and we are in this position early thanks to the fantastic work of the people of South Australia," said SA Premier Steven Marshall.
Tasmania is relaxing coronavirus restrictions early, allowing more movement around the state ahead of the coming long weekend. Key points: From Friday at 3 :00pm, Tasmania will move to " stage two" of its recovery roadmap, the Premier says. The restrictions lifting mean camping and overnight stays
Thousands have been locked down and two hospitals in Burnie closed to stamp out ‘a city virus’ that has brought a regional community to its knees.
Tasmania will move early to stage three coronavirus restrictions, allowing outdoor gatherings of up to 500 people from Friday.
At a briefing, Premier Peter Gutwein said that from midday Friday, Tasmania's physical distancing restrictions would also be eased to allow for one person per 2 square metres.
Up to 250 people will be allowed to gather indoors, but the number of people allowed to gather in a household will remain capped at 20.
He said while Tasmania was in "a good position", Victoria had found adhering to the household rules challenging.
Casinos and gaming venues will also be able to open from Friday, as will markets but with adequate physical distancing.
The Premier said while Tasmania was able to allow greater density in gatherings, he also sounded a warning.
"Do not think this is over — you just have to look at what has occurred in Victoria," he said.
"The [global] body count continues to rise."
The Government will announce its plans for borders on Friday and will continue to review physical distancing requirements over the next month.
More to come.
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Monday will also see some restrictions eased in Tasmania . Premier Peter Gutwein has outlined the road forward for Tasmania during the coronavirus crisis. Premier Peter Gutwein has unveiled Tasmania 's three - stage plan to roll back restrictions , which could see students back at school by www.abc.net.au
The NT's stage - three restriction easing begins Friday. "I've been doing a lot of training, all Stay up-to- date on the coronavirus outbreak. Download the ABC News app and subscribe to our range of In Tasmania , the easing of restrictions has been brought forward from June 15, allowing for sport and www.abc.net.au
Stage Two of easing restrictions was scheduled to begin on June 12, but the Deputy Premier "We've had three weeks now from the announcement of Stage Two to where we are today. But the State Government wants to see a drastic reduction in coronavirus transmission in other states before www.abc.net.au
With Victoria now at stage - three restrictions , those fines can be increased by the courts if need be because the new measures are a lawful Tasmania is in a state of emergency and is more or less the same as the above states, but Premier Peter Gutwein has addressed a frequently asked question.
Queensland has brought forwards and vastly expanded its stage two lifting of restrictions which had been Tasmania was the first state in Australia to enforce a lockdown. As of March 19, all "non-essential" Rules began to ease from May 11 as Tasmania recorded three days without a new case.
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Under stage 3 rules, brought forward to 26 June, there will be no cap on public gatherings. Venues will only be allowed one person per four square metres. Tasmania – All non-essential travellers to Tasmania , including returning residents, must quarantine for 14 days upon arrival.
Three of Germany's neighbours - Poland, the Czech Republic and Denmark - have already closed their borders or introduced severe restrictions . Meanwhile, Portugal imposed controls on its border with Spain to begin on Monday. Anxious whispers in the sunshine.