Stage 2 Covid-19 restrictions lifting this afternoon.

From 4pm this afternoon (Friday 8 October) there is a return to Stage 3 restrictions in Townsville, Palm Island, Gold Coast, Logan Brisbane and Moreton Bay local government areas.

This means you need to wear masks indoors unless seated, e.g at shopping centres etc. However, masks only need to be worn for entry and exit at hospitality venues like coffee shops and restaurants. Masks should be worn at all times on public transport, taxis and when ride sharing.

Visitor restrictions will also be lifted for vulnerable facilities including disability accommodation services, residential aged care and hospitals.

Commonwealth disability vaccinations hubs have been set up to vaccinate people with disability, their carers and disability support workers Queensland locations are:

  • Westfield Chermside, 90 Kittyhawk Dr, Suit C9, Floor 1 - 0439 217 836
  • Choice Passion Life, 24 Tansey St, Beenleigh - 1300 542 444
  • Choice Passion Life, 21 Degen Rd, Capalaba - 1300 542 444
  • Mt Sheridan Plaza Centre Court, Cairns - Walk In

You can also use the Vaccine Clinic Finder here for locations closest to you.

There will be pop-up vaccination locations at selected high-schools across the state this weekend. You can find a full list of schools and opening times here


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