The state total has risen to 656 confirmed cases.
The state total has risen to 656 confirmed cases.

Four new cases add to region’s confirmed total

DARLING Downs Health has revealed a total of 28 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in our health region yesterday afternoon, increasing from 24 confirmed cases on Sunday.

The cases are split between Toowoomba, Kingaroy, Miles, and Warwick with Stanthorpe yet to see its first confirmed case.

Darling Downs Health has assured the community that contact tracing is underway.

”We are directly contacting people considered to be at risk.

“Please follow the recommended advice from us and our federal counterparts in regards to social distancing, public gatherings, and general wellbeing.

“Critically, make sure you are practicing good hygiene and staying home if you’re sick. “Washing your hands properly and often is the gold standard of health advice that can help prevent viruses from entering your body.”

The state total has risen to 656.

Stanthorpe Border Post

COUNCIL UPDATE: Five things we learned from SDRC this week

premium_icon COUNCIL UPDATE: Five things we learned from SDRC this week

Everything you need to know about what’s been happening in council chambers.

‘Some potential’: Mixed response over housing package

premium_icon ‘Some potential’: Mixed response over housing package

The latest cash boost announced to stimulate the building industry has received...

Mayor humbled by governor’s pledge of crisis support

premium_icon Mayor humbled by governor’s pledge of crisis support

Governor of Queensland meets with Southern Downs Mayor to discuss effect of...