Tasmania braces for rapid three-day lockdown after NSW man brought Covid to island nation
Tasmania’s capital, Hobart, is expected to be shut down for three days on Friday afternoon, according to reports.
Prime Minister Peter Gutwein ‘will provide information on further measures related to the current Covid situation in southern Tasmania at 2.30pm local time’.
A 31-year-old NSW man arrived in the state Monday night and tested positive on Thursday.
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