Nurses wear protective gear as they screen patients outside Ipswich Hospital, west of Brisbane. . Photo: NCA NewsWire / Dan Peled
Nurses wear protective gear as they screen patients outside Ipswich Hospital, west of Brisbane. . Photo: NCA NewsWire / Dan Peled

Three new virus cases linked to West Moreton

QUEENSLAND has recorded three new cases of coronavirus overnight, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 1,149.

The three new cases include two girls aged under the age of ten and a man in his 20s.

All are from the West Moreton region and are close contacts of previous cases.

The new cases take the total number of active cases to 31, 13 people remain in hospital.

Deputy Premier and Health Minister Steven Miles said they were all in quarantine, where they tested positive.

“If you’re out and about this weekend please leave your details and mask up if you can’t social distance,” he said



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