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Australia Coronavirus contact tracing sites grow following identification of 'missing link' in Brisbane

10:25  02 april  2021
10:25  02 april  2021 Source:   abc.net.au

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a close up of a sign: Please follow directions from Queensland Health if you have attended any of these sites at the specified times. (ABC News: Jen King) © Provided by ABC News Please follow directions from Queensland Health if you have attended any of these sites at the specified times. (ABC News: Jen King)

Following the Good Friday announcement that a previously unidentified nurse is believed to be the missing link in Brisbane's COVID-19 clusters, Queensland Health has updated the COVID-19 contact list.

The previously unidentified nurse, who also works at the Princess Alexandra Hospital, treated the same returned traveller who infected a doctor earlier in March.

Places visited by the nurse between March 10 and March 17 have been classified as historical casual contacts.

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Anyone who has been to any of these locations at the relevant times, including those more than 14 days ago, should get tested immediately if they have COVID-19 symptoms and quarantine at home until receiving the test result.

Anyone who visited the sites but has no symptoms is advised to visit a GP next week to arrange a blood test for COVID-19 serology.

The nurse who visited these historic casual sites did not have any symptoms and was tested through being a contact of a positive case, but is believed to have been infectious in the community from March 10 to March 23.

The nurse also visited three places on March 22 and March 23 listed as close contact sites.

Close contact sites and casual contact sites, also listed below, were updated on Thursday night.

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Anyone who visited the close contact sites listed must quarantine at home immediately for 14 days from the time of attending those venues during those times and complete an or phone 13HEALTH.

Anyone who has visited a site on the casual contacts list should get tested immediately, even if experiencing no COVID-19 symptoms, then quarantine at home while awaiting the test result, and also complete the .

Historical casual contact sites

Wednesday, March 10

  • Plus Fitness, Everton Park, between 1:15pm and 2:15pm
  • Woolworths, Everton Park, between 2:30pm and 2:40pm

Thursday, March 11

  • Plus Fitness, Everton Park, between 3:30pm and 5:00pm

Friday, March 12

  • Plus Fitness, Everton Park, between 3:30pm and 5:00pm

Saturday, March 13

  • Woolworths and Specsavers, Brookside Shopping Centre, Mitchelton, between 4:00pm and 5:00pm

Sunday, March 14

  • Plus Fitness, Everton Park, between 8:30am and 10:00am

Monday, March 15

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  • Plus Fitness, Everton Park, between 9:00am and 10:30am

Tuesday, March 16

  • Plus Fitness, Everton Park, between 4:30pm and 5:30pm

Wednesday, March 17

  • Woolworths, Everton Park, between 2:30pm and 3:00pm
  • Studio Pilates, Grange, between 4:30pm and 5:15pm

Close contact sites

Saturday, March 20

  • Shinobi Ramen Noodle shop, Westfield Carindale Shopping Centre, between 12:00pm and 2:16pm
  • Black Hops Brewery, East Brisbane, between 12:00pm and  2:00pm
  • Green Beacon Brewing Co., Teneriffe, between 2:00pm and 3:12pm
  • Eatons Hill Hotel, Eatons Hill, between 3:44pm and 5:30pm

Sunday, March 21

  • Mamma's Italian Restaurant, Redcliffe, between 12:30pm and 3:10pm

Monday, March 22

  • PCYC Pine Rivers, Bray Park, between 7:16am and 8:10am
  • KCF Training (gym), Birtinya, between 9:15am and 11:30am
  • Plus Fitness, Minyama, between 2:30pm and 3:30pm

Tuesday, March 23

  • Plus Fitness, Minyama, between 7:30am and 8:30am
  • Hamilton Hotel between 2:20pm and 5:23pm

Friday, March 26

  • FitStop Gym, 6/338 Lytton Road, Morningside, between 6:50am and 8:00am
  • Spinnaker Park Café, 222 Alf O'Rourke Drive, Callemondah, between 10:22am and 11:23am
  • Auckland House, 60 Flinders Parade, Gladstone, between 7:23pm and 9:30pm

Saturday, March 27

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  • Auckland House, 60 Flinders Parade, Gladstone, between 7:33am and 8:20am
  • Savour Cafe, Merthyr Village Shopping Centre, New Farm, between 10:30am and 12:10pm

Monday 29 March

  • Premium Pilates & Fitness, Coorparoo, between 9:25am and 10:30am

Casual contact sites

Dozens of locations are on the list of casual contact sites, that carry a lower risk of exposure.

Anyone who visited these locations is advised to get tested immediately and isolate until they receive a negative result.

Tuesday, March 16

  • Body Plus Physio, Caboolture, between 8:30am and 8:50am
  • Nextra Toowong Village, Toowong, between 9:30am and 10:00am
  • Silky Oakes, Strathpine, between 12:00pm and 12:05pm
  • Priceline Pharmacy, Albany Creek, between 12:30pm and 12:40pm
  • Grilld, Eatons Hill, between 1:00pm and 1:30pm
  • Meat at Billy's, Ashgrove, between 2:30pm and 2:45pm

Wednesday, March 17

  • TAFE, South Bank, between 8:00am and 4.30pm
  • Woolworths, Everton Park, between 1:39pm and 2:13pm

Thursday, March 18

  • Plus Fitness, Everton Park, between 8:00am and 9:30am
  • Milton Fruit Bowl, Milton, between 9:00am and 9:20am
  • World Gym, North Lakes, between 9:15am and 9:45am
  • Basil and Vine, Burpengary, between 10:00am and 10:15am
  • Giant Chemist, Pacific Fair Shopping Centre, Broadbeach, between 1:45pm and 2:00pm
  • Electric Chair Barber Shop, Everton Park, between 3:15pm and 4:14pm
  • Studio Pilates, Grange, between 4:30pm and 5:15pm

Friday, March 19

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  • Lawnton Country Markets Bakery, Lawnton, between 6:11am and 6:26am
  • Plus Fitness, Everton Park, between 7:30am and 9:00am
  • Woolworths, Paddington, between 10:00am and 10:15am
  • Bakers Delight, Paddington, between 10:15am and 10:30am
  • Westfield, North Lakes, between 11:20am and 11:50am
  • Little Red Dumpling, 735 Beams Road, Carseldine, between 12:10pm and 1:16pm
  • Studio Pilates, Grange, between 12:15pm and 1:00pm
  • Woolworths, 735 Beams Road, Carseldine, between 1:10pm and 1:20pm
  • Chemist Warehouse, Windsor, between 2:00pm and 2:20pm
  • TB's Wine and Beer, Rosalie, between 2:30pm and 2:45pm
  • Newstead Brewing Co, Newstead, between 3:54pm and 5:29pm
  • Aldi, 1925 Gympie Road, Bald Hills, between 5:10pm and 5:18pm
  • Super Cheap Auto, 1915 Gympie Road, Bald Hills, between 5:30pm and 5:33pm
  • Reef Seafood & Sushi, Newstead, between 5:37pm and 6:35pm
  • Standard Market Company, Gasworks Plaza, Newstead, between 6:35pm and 6:45pm
  • Gasworks Plaza public toilet, Newstead, between 6:46pm and 6:47pm

Saturday, March 20

  • Plus Fitness Gym, Everton Park, between 7:40am and 8:34am
  • Coles, Everton Park Shopping Centre, between 8:39am and 8:44am
  • Neighbourhood Market Co, Everton Park, between 8:45am and 8:55am
  • All of Westfield Carindale Shopping Centre between 12:00pm and 2:16pm
  • Black Hops Brewery, East Brisbane, between 2:00pm and 3:00pm
  • The Bavarian Eagle Street Pier, Brisbane City, between 2:15pm and 4:00pm
  • Market Organics (store only), Newmarket, between 2:45pm and 3:00pm
  • Riverland, Brisbane CBD, between 4:10pm and 6:32pm
  • Viscosity, Fortitude Valley, between 6:42pm and 7:31pm
  • XCargo, Fortitude Valley, between 7:35pm and 9:32pm
  • Baskin-Robbins, 2/489 South Pine Road, Everton Park, between 9:20pm and 9:25pm

Sunday, March 21

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  • The Standard Market Company, Gasworks Plaza, Newstead, between 9:50am and 10:20am
  • Presents of Mind, Paddington, between 10:15am and 10:30am
  • Genki Mart, 3/24 South Pine Road, Alderley, between 10:30am and 10:46am
  • Subway, Strathpine Plaza Shopping Centre, Strathpine, between 12:40pm and 1:00pm
  • Burrito Bar, Everton Park, between 3:24pm and 3:33pm
  • Liquorland, Dolphins Central Shopping Centre, Kippa-Ring, between 4:40pm and 4:50pm

Monday, March 22

  • Bunnings, Rothwell, between 7:14am and 7:27am
  • Café L’avenue, 532 Beams Road, Carseldine, between 8:51am and 8:58am
  • Ashgrove Fresh Fruit Shop, Ashgrove, between 9:20am and 9:30am
  • Zambrero, Aspley, between 12:05pm and 12:34pm
  • Jacob's Bakery, 1378 Gympie Road, Aspley, between 12:40pm and12:48pm
  • Bunnings, Stafford, between 12:40pm and 12:50pm
  • Bunnings, Lawnton, between 3:15pm and 3:30pm
  • Strathpine Plaza Shopping Centre between 3:43pm and 3:49pm
  • Woolworths Mountain Creek between 4:15pm and 4:40pm

Tuesday, March 23

  • Redcliffe Train Line — Kippa-Ring to Lawnton between 7:00am and 8:00am
  • Café L’avenue, Carseldine, between 8:00am and 8:29am
  • Woolworths, Paddington, between 9:10am and 9:25am
  • Westfield Dymocks and Woolworths, North Lakes, between 11:00am and 12:00pm
  • Nutrition Warehouse, Maroochydore, between 11:15am and 11:30am
  • Brightwater Medical Centre at Brightwater Shopping Centre, Mountain Creek, between 12:00pmand 12:45pm
  • Sushi Train, Carseldine, between 12:00 pm and 12:45pm
  • Zambrero, Lawnton, between 12:51pm and 12:55pm
  • QML Pathology at Brightwater Shopping Centre, Mountain Creek, between 1:00pm and 1:15pm
  • Lawnton Fruit Market, Lawnton, between 1:57pm and 2:05pm
  • Redcliffe Train Line - Lawnton, to Kippa-Ring between 2:00pm and 3:00pm
  • Rosalie Gourmet Market Deli, Rosalie, between 2:30pm and 2:45pm
  • Poolwerx Strathpine, Strathpine, between 3:15pm and 3:27pm
  • Nella's Gourmet Tucker, Lawnton, between 3:37pm and 3:47pm
  • Woolworths at Strathpine, between 4:00pm and 4:30pm
  • Dan Murphy's in Strathpine, between 7:26pm and 7:36pm

Wednesday, March 24

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  • TAFE, South Bank, between 8:00am and 4:30pm
  • IGA, Milton, between 9:05am and 9:15am
  • Milton Fruit Bowl, Milton, between 9:20am and 9:30am
  • Redcliffe Train Line, Lawnton to Kippa-Ring, between 2:30pm and 3:30pm
  • Lawnton Country Markets, Lawnton, between 2:36pm and 2:43pm
  • Coles, Everton Park Shopping Centre, between 3:24pm and 3:33pm
  • Uroko Sushi on Train, Everton Park, between 7:19pm and 7:33pm

Thursday, March 25

  • Café L’avenue, Carseldine, between 8:00am and 8:29am
  • Aldi, Stafford Shopping Centre, between 8:30am and 8:45am
  • World Gym, North Lakes, between 8:45am and 9:45am
  • Meats at Billy's, Ashgrove, between 9:10am and 9:20am
  • Officeworks, Rothwell, between 12:00pm and 12:30pm
  • Café L’avenue, Carseldine, between 12:34pm and 1:34pm
  • Gin Gin Public Toilet (male) opposite Gin Gin Bakery, Gin Gin, between 1:25pm and 1:26pm
  • Gin Gin Bakery, Gin Gin, between 1:26pm and 1:33pm
  • Westfield, North Lakes, between 2:00pm and 3:00pm
  • Miriam Vale Star Roadhouse (male toilet), Miriam Vale, between 2.35pm and 2.45pm
  • Nundah Respiratory Clinic, 1270 Sandgate Road, between 11:15am and 11:40am
  • Oliver's Read Food, Maryborough West, between 11:50am and 12:09pm
  • Cold Rock Ice Creamery, Raby Bay, between 3:50pm and 4:00pm
  • Woolworths, Cleveland, between 4:00pm and 4:40pm
  • Redcliffe Train Line — Lawnton to Kippa-Ring, between 5:45pm and 6:45pm
  • BWS, Lawnton Drive, Lawnton, between 6:15pm and 6:30pm
  • Hanwoori Korean BBQ Restaurant, Brisbane City, between 6:30pm and 7:30pm
  • Wintergarden carpark, Brisbane City, between 6:19pm and 7:50pm
  • Ceres Pizza Cafe, Strathpine, between 7:00pm and 7:58pm

Friday, March 26

  • World Gym, North Lakes, between 10:00am and 10:30am
  • Nurse Station café (Patrons), South Brisbane, between 10:15am and 10:30am
  • SPAR Carina Megafresh, Carina, between 11:30am and 11:45am
  • Coles, Stockland Gladstone, between 12.09pm and 12.33pm
  • Woolworths, Coorparoo, between 12:55pm and 1:30pm
  • Niche and Co Cafe, Tugun, between 1:40pm and 1:55pm
  • Chempro Chemist, Tugun, between 1:55pm and 2:10pm
  • Redcliffe Train Line — Lawnton to Kippa-Ring, between 2:30pm and 3:30pm
  • Woolworths Kippa-Ring between 3:00pm and 3:20pm
  • Stockland Gladstone, including BWS West, between 4.46pm and 5:00pm

Saturday, March 27

  • IGA Redcliffe between 12:50pm and 12:55pm
  • Sunlit Asian Supermarket, Westfield Garden City, Upper Mount Gravatt, between 2:30pm and 2:45pm
  • Domino's Pizza, 496 Logan road, Greenslopes, between 3:30pm and 3:40pm

Sunday, March 28

  • 7-Eleven, Mackenzie, between 1:30am and 1:40am
  • 52 Espresso, 2221 Gold Coast Highway, Nobby Beach, between 6:15am and 6:45am
  • Lean Chef Kitchen, 1/64 Thomas Drive, Surfers Paradise, between 10:00am and 10:30am
  • Stable Coffee Kitchen, Tugun, between 10:27am and 10:48am
  • HOTA Markets, 135 Bundall Road, Bundall, between 10:45am and 11:30am
  • Surf Life Saving competition, Tugun Beach, between 12:30pm and 2:00pm
  • Epic Escape Room, Bay Street, Southport, between 1:45pm and 5:20pm
  • Kirra Surf Shop, Creek Street, Coolangatta, between 2:35pm and 3:05pm
  • Southport Park Shopping Centre, Southport, between 3:00pm and 4:00pm
  • Woolworths, Southport Park, between 3:14pm and 3:35pm
  • Tugun Supermarket, 499 Gold Coast Highway, Tugun, between 5:20pm and 5:30pm

Monday, March 29

  • Rafiki Cafe, 172 Hedges Avenue, Mermaid Beach, between 6:45am and 6:50am

Low-risk contacts

Queensland Health has just one low-risk site on their list.

Anyone who was outside the Westpac at Peninsula Fair shopping centre in Kippa-Ring between 3:00 and 3:30pm on Tuesday, March 23 is asked to monitor for symptoms.

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Queensland records one new coronavirus case .
The new patient is a man who drank at the Black Hops Brewery on the Gold Coast on March 20, which was listed as an exposure site during the outbreak, and he was isolated through his infectious time.The new patient is a man who drank at the Black Hops Brewery on the Gold Coast on March 20, which was listed as an exposure site during the outbreak.

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