BJRU RESPONSE IN RELATION TO QUEENSLAND HEALTH UPDATE ISSUED 28TH AUGUST 2020

Following on from the Queensland Health issued alert today, Brisbane Junior Rugby Union have been made aware of a positive case in our wider rugby community. The BJRU is working closely with QRU & QSRU under the direction of Queensland Health to be ready to support contact tracing efforts where required. Our Competition will continue under the current Covidsafe Game Day Management plans already in place at each of our member Clubs, until a new directive is issued by Queensland Health, Q Sport & Queensland Rugby Union. We ask our members and supporters to be vigilant in the following:

Anyone who has symptoms of COVID-19, even if they are mild, must get tested. 


If you do not have a reason to be at a community Rugby training or game, it is preferred that you do not attend. If you do then please consider the following:

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  • Always practice good HYGIENE: Handwashing, sanitizing, covering coughs and sneezes appropriately.

  • Always SOCIAL DISTANCE: no contact, 1.5m between people

  • If you are unwell or symptomatic, STAY AT HOME & ISOLATE: Elevated temperature, sore throat, coughs and sneezes

  • If you do attend:

    • Support CONTACT TRACING: Download the COVID App and check in or sign in and out of venues using your mobile phone's QR Code scanner

    • Get in – Participate – Get Out

  • Preferably one spectator per player and/or remain in your car
     

Any individuals who were present at the locations at the relevant times listed at the link below, are asked to immediately self-quarantine and contact 13 HEALTH:

https://www.qld.gov.au/health/conditions/health-alerts/coronavirus-covid-19/current-status/contact-tracing

 

Additional location information in relation these cases will be provided via a Public Health Alert as soon as it is available at www.health.qld.gov.au/coronavirus


We have all worked so hard to get Rugby back so please support your club or school by acting in a responsible and supportive manner for the benefit of our game and the Queensland community.