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Cruise ship passenger causes coronavirus scare in Sydney

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A Hobart man has tested negative for coronavirus on Sunday after he was admitted to the Royal Hobart Hospital on Saturday with mild respiratory symptoms. Another petition which has attracted more than 2,100 signatures has singled out Hurstville Public School in south Sydney. Australia has raised the travel alert level to 'do not travel' for the city of Wuhan - the epicentre of the outbreak - and for the entire Hubei province. There are a number of study arrangements available that give students the opportunity to commence their studies with us this semester: Several units will run the full semester 13 weeks with online supported learning. One of its passengers has been cleared of coronavirus.

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Coronavirus updates, latest news and important information on the outbreak

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The flight was one of the last to leave the city of 11million before and all outbound trains and planes were cancelled. A passenger wears a protective mask on arrival at Sydney International Airport. But a spokesperson from the cruise liner told news. In Queensland 19 people have been tested, with results expected later this evening. If you do not think you will be able to be on campus to join your classes by 30 March unless have been made for your course , you should apply to suspend your studies in Semester 1, 2020. The virus's genetic sequencing was released by scientists in China to the rest of the world to enable other countries to quickly diagnose potential new cases. Those who have had contact with any confirmed coronavirus cases must now must be isolated in their home following exposure.

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Coronavirus: Australian government urges travellers to reconsider going to China

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To find out more, please see our. Configure your cookie settings Essentials Analytics Advertising Accept and close. Hotel management confirmed to Daily Mail Australia that Serco has booked 'several rooms' at the hotel, which is popular with airline staff, but denied claims foreigners were already being quarantined inside them. The man and a woman both aged 60, were from Wuhan and visiting relatives in South Australia. The testing process will be similar to the assessments being done for passengers arriving at Sydney airport. This helps other countries respond quickly to disease outbreaks.

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Coronavirus: Qantas flight leaves Sydney to evacuate Australians stuck in China

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The ban means all non-Australians travelling from mainland China will be barred entry at the border in an attempt to stop the spread of the virus. Scroll down for video Share Australia's Chief Medical Officer Professor Brendan Murphy said there would likely be more cases in the country. A passenger named Kevin Ouyang, who held up his information leaflet as he posed for photos, said people travelling to Australia are worried about going home if the virus spreads. This applies to everyone except Australian citizens, permanent residents and their families, until further notice. Australia, which has been on heightened alert for the coronavirus after 15 people contracted the virus after arriving from China, has temporarily banned the entry of foreign nationals who have traveled through mainland China. You will then need to attend classes on campus to complete the remainder of the unit.

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Coronavirus: three cases in NSW and one in Victoria as infection reaches Australia

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Returned travellers who have been in the Hubei province of China, not just Wuhan where the virus broke out, must also be isolated in their home for 14 days after leaving the area, other than seeking medical care. The virus originated in the Chinese city of Wuhan, and has killed 17 people. Virologists fear the increased travel that will happen over the holidays will cause a surge in cases. What used to be a busy morning is more a quiet morning now. Chinatown is usually bustling with people but that has all changed in the last few weeks. Staff working at shops in the arrivals hall said they were on high alert as the flight from Wuhan landed. He contacted a general practitioner with respiratory problems and was admitted into an isolation room in hospital while tests were conducted to rule out the infection.

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Coronavirus Information

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The establishment of the hotel isolation unit is part of a wider plan by Australian authorities to stop the spread of the infection, including the introduction of a two-week travel ban from China - the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak. It appeared in February 2003, peaked in April and then faded away. The New South Wales state government said health officials boarded the Norwegian Jewel shortly after it docked in Sydney on Friday from a tour around New Zealand to undertake a routine assessment of passengers arriving from overseas. It is medical experts not only here in Australia, but also overseas. For students impacted by the travel restrictions, there will be no fee to suspend, defer or withdraw from your studies by 31 March. Australia's Chief Medical Officer, Professor Brendan Murphy, said the World Heath Organisation had not yet declared coronavirus a public health emergency of international concern but every state and territory was well prepared. The virus has infected more than 17,000 people - including 12 in Australia - and has been declared a global health emergency.

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