Gold Coaster quarantined with measles

IT is understood one Gold Coaster has been quarantined with a case of measles.

The Surfers Paradise woman was on board a Jetstar Airlines flight from Bali to Brisbane which had three other people on-board who contracted the virus.

She has been told to not leave her home during the incubation period as measles is highly contagious among people not fully immunised.


It is spread similarly to the common cold, with symptoms including a fever, runny nose, coughing, drowsiness and a red rash.

Any other passengers who were on board JQ46 last Wednesday are being urged to contact their doctor if they are not feeling well.