Anyone who was in the New South Wales towns of Dubbo, Forbes, Gillenbah or Moree between June 1 and 5, or in Queensland in Toowoomba, Caloundra, Buddina and Baringa between June 5 and 8 should check the Queensland and New South Wales state health websites to determine whether they were at any locations of interest.
There have been 9 positive COVID-19 cases who have visited this shopping centre during the current outbreak.
The 44-year-old woman tested positive for Covid-19 after reaching Queensland state and later passed the virus to her husband.
New Zealand's director general of health Dr Ashley Bloomfield said yesterday that relevant border agencies would review processes, even though it appeared this was the result of "disappointing actions" from the three people concerned.
"The epidemiology, the interviews with the two cases involved and the genomic sequencing seems to support that", Mr Foley told reporters on Monday.More news: Vaccine equity and tackling climate change top Anglican leaders' hopes for G7
The two latest people to be infected with Covid in Victoria are children known to a previously recorded case.
Young said the outbreak posed less of a risk and the state would not be locking down hospitals or residential aged care and disability care facilities.
The Victorian health department added new Covid exposure sites to the list over the weekend, including the Freshwater Place office building in Southbank which was listed as a tier 2 exposure site on Sunday after it was visited multiple times by a potentially infectious person last week.
"I understand the husband was here with a new job".
Young said they couple did not apply for an exemption to travel despite moving home being an accepted reason to come to Queensland.More news: US to buy 500M Pfizer vaccines to share globally
A Queensland Health statement at the time said: "Anyone who has been in Victoria in the last 14 days will not be allowed to enter Queensland unless they are a returning Queensland resident, except for a limited range of people who can enter for an essential objective".
"So it's now up to police to investigate".
Once the connection was established, contact tracers were able to contact other people in the building who may have been exposed to Covid to ask them to isolate while specialist nurses opened a pop up testing clinic out the front of the building on Monday.
The couple departed one day before the lockdown was lifted in regional Victoria.
The latter is the area of the most concern for Queensland authorities, as it's the most congested area where the couple have spent the most time.More news: Canada to ease restrictions for vaccinated travelers