Another small win in Queensland’s coronavirus recovery, with the state government confirming that school formals will be able to go ahead this year.
Education Minister Grace Grace has made the announcement via Facebook this morning, praising the efforts of students in adapting to the Covid-19 changes.
Year 12 Formals will now be able to go ahead, with schools to make sure the events meet COVIDSafe Industry requirements.
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“It’s been a tough few months for students – particularly for our year 12s,” Ms Grace posted on Facebook.
“They’ve done a terrific job adapting to changes and playing their part in reducing the spread of COVID-19.
“Because of their great work, and the great work of all Queenslanders, they will be able to celebrate at the end of the year with their friends and families.
“Principals will work with their school communities to make sure events and venues meet COVID Safe Industry requirements.
“So pick out those corsages, book those limousines and get on your dancing shoes!” the post reads.