The brand new measures have an effect on the Perth and Peel areas and are available into impact at midnight tonight.
“I encourage everybody to participate within the driveway daybreak service once more this yr, and I’ll do this once more,” Mr McGowan mentioned.
“We will monitor this very intently right here and proceed to evaluate the scenario as extra info comes to mild.”
Over the Anzac Day weekend, residents of the Perth and Peel areas will solely be capable to depart their houses for one in all 4 causes.
Individuals can depart residence for work, for important procuring, healthcare, and train.
Masks can be necessary for everyone aged over 12, from 6pm at present.
Pubs, golf equipment, bars, gyms, cinemas, leisure venues, and outside leisure amenities can be shut down.
No guests can be permitted in hospitals or aged care. Weddings and funerals can go forward, however with a 100-attendee capability.
The snap lockdown is in response to a person who was in resort quarantine in Perth testing constructive, then flying to Melbourne.
He accomplished his two weeks, visited a lot of venues in Perth, and stayed with a pal who has additionally examined constructive.
Constructive COVID-19 case in Perth group
The COVID-19 case that sparked WA’s snap three-day lockdown was transferring within the Perth group for a number of days, presumed to be infectious.
Premier Mark McGowan mentioned on April 17, the person stayed with a pal and her two youngsters in Cardinia, and went to Elysian restaurant.
- On April 18, he visited a swimming pool within the southern suburbs. He visited Leeming, Northbridge, and stayed at St Catherine’s Faculty.
- On April 19, he visited Northbridge once more, and as soon as extra spent the evening at St Catherine’s.
- On April 20, he visited Kings Park and Northbridge.
- On April 21, he had breakfast at St Catherine’s, and was pushed to the airport, the place he boarded flight QF778 to Melbourne.
Mr McGowan mentioned extra particular particulars of hazard areas and instances can be launched shortly, and anyone who had been to the areas would must be examined and isolate till they return a adverse outcome.