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Melbourne millionaire’s alleged yacht breach sparks criminal investigation – Brisbane Times

A criminal investigation has been launched into magnate Mark Simonds and his family’s trip after the Queensland government revoked a quarantine exemption.



“Now, they were only meant to have the people necessary to bring the yacht safely up to Queensland.”
Mr Simonds, executive director of the ASX-listed Simonds Group, was joined on his 15-day jaunt by his wife, Cheryl, his youngest son Vallence and Hannah Fox, daughter of Linfox executive chairman Peter Fox.
“We will be looking at everyone who was on the boat, obviously,” Mr Gollschewski said.
The group also made a number of stops along the NSW coast, police will allege.
Queensland Premier Ann…

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