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‘Not something to boast of’: Scott Morrison criticises Annastacia Palaszczuk over Queensland border closures – SBS News

Prime Minister Scott Morrison says Queensland’s border with NSW shouldn’t be shut longer than ‘absolutely necessary’ because it’s hurting jobs.

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The prime minister has said Queensland’s border closure isn’t something to boast about and suggested the measure may not be “absolutely necessary”.
Queensland has set NSW a benchmark of 28 days without unlinked community transmission of COVID-19 before the border reopens.
A Sydney nurse tested positive for coronavirus as NSW recorded an additional five community cases on Friday, increasing the likelihood the border clock will be reset.
But the nurse and a linked case were the only new locally…

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