Another infected truckie sparks COVID alert in Qld

A fresh COVID alert has been issued for southeast Queensland after another interstate truck driver tested positive to the virus.

The driver from New South Wales was infectious in the community in Queensland on Sunday, September 5 and Monday, September 6 before he returned to New South Wales.

But he visited numerous locations over those two days including a busy shopping centre.


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A number of exposure sites have been identified including several shops at Westfield Garden City at Upper Mt Gravatt.

He also stopped at a service station in Archerfield.

The majority of the venues identified have been listed as close contact sites, meaning people who were at the locations at the same time must get tested and quarantine for 14 days.

Health officials are expected to provide more details at a media conference on Friday.

Latest QLD Exposure sites: 

Sunday 5 September 2021 BP Service Station
Corner Randolph St and Boundary Rd
Archerfield 6.30pm – 7.15pm Close

 

Sunday 5 September 2021 Grill’d
Westfield Garden City Town Square, Corner Logan and Kessels Rd
Upper Mount Gravatt 8pm – 9.30pm Close
Sunday 5 September 2021 Westfield Garden City, Town Square
Corner Logan and Kessels Rd
Upper Mount Gravatt 8pm – 9.30pm Casual
Monday 6 September 2021 BP Service Station
Corner Randolph St and Boundary Rd
Archerfield 8.50am – 9.30am Close
Monday 6 September 2021 Westfield Garden City Shopping Centre
Corner Logan and Kessels Rd
Upper Mount Gravatt 5pm – 6.05pm Low risk
Monday 6 September 2021 Westfield Garden City, Food Court Level 2
Corner Logan and Kessels Rd
Upper Mount Gravatt 5pm – 6.05pm Casual
Monday 6 September 2021 Westfield Garden City, Town Square
Corner Logan and Kessels Rd
Upper Mount Gravatt 5pm – 6.05pm Casual
Monday 6 September 2021 Momo Chicken & Beer
Level 2 (near Timezone), Westfield Garden City, Corner Logan and Kessels Rd
Upper Mount Gravatt 5.05pm – 5.30pm Close
Monday 6 September 2021 Male Toilet, Food Court Level 2 (near McDonlad’s)
Westfield Garden City, Corner Logan and Kessels Rd
Upper Mount Gravatt 5.20pm – 5.40pm Close
Monday 6 September 2021 Cinnabon
Level 2 (near Centre Court), Westfield Garden City, Corner Logan and Kessels Rd
Upper Mount Gravatt 5.20pm – 5.45pm Close
Monday 6 September 2021 Grill’d
Westfield Garden City Town Square, Corner Logan and Kessels Rd
Upper Mount Gravatt 5.35pm – 6.05pm Close

*Source:  Queensland Health