Ms Palaszczuk said at the moment Queensland would not be placed under another lockdown.
It was revealed overnight that the strain the man contracted is that of the highly infectious United Kingdom variant, which was linked to a previous positive case, a doctor at Brisbane's Princess Alexandra Hospital.
Five more cases were reported in people returning from overseas.
The man's infection of the United Kingdom strain has been linked to a doctor who treated COVID-19 patients at Princess Alexandra Hospital.
Anyone wishing to travel from Brisbane and Moreton Bay now requires an "orange zone" Victorians travel permit, can not enter if they have any COVID-19 symptoms and will need to isolate and get tested within 72 hours of entering Victoria.
Aged care, hospitals, prisons, and disability care homes in the Brisbane City and Moreton Bay Council areas have been closed to visitors.
Pfizer to start testing Covid vaccine on babies
Pfizer spokesperson Sharon Castillo said volunteers in the trial received their first shots on Wednesday. This week Minnesota was ranked #1 in the country for the percentage of vaccine doses administered.
Oil trades higher as Suez Canal jam continues
Navy will assist the Egyptian government in the operation to dig out a giant container ship now stuck sideways in the Suez Canal. No passengers were aboard the ferry at the time and there were no injuries, but the collision caused serious damage to the boat.
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