South East Queensland has been thrown into another lockdown over the weekend with the comment made this is the strictest lockdown we’ve had.
A lot of people are unsure if they are meant to stay open and go to work so we’ve taken the list and removed the fluff.
YOU ARE ESSENTIAL:
Queensland Health defines essential work as “work that cannot be done from your home”.
- Healthcare workers
- Childcare workers
- Supermarket staff
- Food and Delivery services – take-away only
- Food and farmers markets still open – must socially distance
- Primary and High School are open for essential workers kids – check with your school on what they are doing
- Construction projects still open and running – must follow covid safe rules
- Beauty salons
- Theatres, cinemas, and concert halls
- Nightclubs and casinos
- Museums, galleries, and libraries
- Sports stadiums
- Gyms and fitness centres
- Universities, TAFE and face-to-face learning centres.
- Zoos and Aquariums
- Ekka has been cancelled
- Public parks and playground/ areas
- Public swimming pools
- Church and places of worship
Editor’s note: This article has been amended to correct the definition of an essential worker on 03/08/2021