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Racing Queensland COVID-19 Response

Racing Queensland has developed a COVID-19 repository to assist clubs, participants and the general public with relevant information during the global pandemic.

During this time, RQ will post the latest information – and updates – to this page.

With the approval of Queensland’s Chief Health Officer Dr Jeannette Young, the Queensland racing industry has developed a COVID Safe Plan -  click here to see the approved plan - with stage three restrictions commencing from Friday, July 10.

Clubs who elect not to opt-in to the racing industry’s COVID Safe Plan will be required to adhere to the conditions contained within the Queensland Government’s Roadmap to easing restrictions.

Presently, Queensland Health is urging all communities to be extra vigilant about health and hygiene including:

  • Vigorous hand washing with soap and water or alcohol-based hand rubs;
  • Covering your nose and mouth with a tissue or flexed elbow when coughing or sneezing;
  • Avoiding contact with anyone who has flu-like symptoms; and
  • Maintaining appropriate social distancing.

If you or someone you know is suffering from COVID-19 symptoms or is otherwise unwell, please consult the Government’s latest health information via the links provided.

Last updated: October 13, 2020


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