Health

Wed 29 Jan 2020

What can save our tourism from viral effect

premium_icon What can save our tourism from viral effect

The coronavirus outbreak is shaping as the biggest threat to Qld tourism since the SARS scare almost 20 years ago. But there’s a contingency plan we can enact.

State won’t follow NSW lead on coronavirus

premium_icon State won’t follow NSW lead on coronavirus

NSW school students who have travelled to China recently have been ordered to stay home, but Qld Education Minister says similar measures won’t be taken here.

‘Pandemic potential’ as death toll tops 100

premium_icon ‘Pandemic potential’ as death toll tops 100

Australia has declared the coronavirus threat has pandemic potential as stockmarkets slide and the confirmed global death toll hits triple figures.

Map shows horror spread of virus

Map shows horror spread of virus

As the rapid spread of coronavirus continues to cause widespread panic, a map is showing where the life-threatening illness has moved.

Tue 28 Jan 2020

400 Aussies want out of China right now

400 Aussies want out of China right now

Around 400 Australian citizens have registered for evacuation from the epicentre of the deadly coronavirus, as the government tries to get them out.

Three more Bupa homes fail quality standards audit

premium_icon Three more Bupa homes fail quality standards audit

Three more Bupa nursing homes have failed quality audits, with one flunking every major standard.

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