WA clamps down on Queensland visitors

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Western Australia has further tightened restrictions on visitors from Queensland, requiring all visitors to self-isolate for 14 days.

The move comes after revelations one of two new Brisbane coronavirus cases hosted a house party for about 25 people, ignoring advice to self-isolate.

"Due to the evolving COVID-19 situation in Queensland, additional steps are being taken to keep WA safe," Mr McGowan said in a Facebook post on Saturday night.

"Effective immediately all arrivals from Queensland will now need to complete 14 days of self-quarantine."

The new directions also apply to those who arrived from Queensland earlier on Saturday.

"Initially, those travellers were required to self-quarantine until a negative COVID-19 result was returned, however due to updated health advice a full 14-day period of self-quarantine is now required," Mr McGowan said.

The premier said the Emergency Management Team, himself, the health minister, police commissioner and chief health officer met late on Saturday afternoon to review new information from Queensland.

"Based on further information from QLD, the WA Chief Health Officer has recommended QLD's risk rating be adjusted from 'very low risk' to 'low risk'," he said.

The 26-year-old Brisbane man tested positive for COVID-19 on Friday night, one day after his friend, who had been infectious for a week.