Under this study, all local government areas in the RAPAD region are counted and their data is collected and checked against local sources.
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More than 40,000 patients accessed RFDS primary health care services during the past year, including GP and nursing clinics, dental clinics and mental health clinics.
Genomic testing has identified that the Cairns' case is not linked to the Brisbane outbreak and that the original source of infection was "highly likely" to have been picked up while the pilot was working.
The Gympie Carcass Classic's awards dinner at the the Gympie State High School attracted a crowd of about 200 people.
Chief medical officer Dr Jeanette Young said that the female flight attendant worked on Qantas regional flight routes and Queensland Health are urgently contacting everyone who may have been exposed to the virus.
Modelling by a team of international researchers has found that the hard hoofed pests uproot round 4.9 million metric tonnes of carbon dioxide from the soil.
Farmer Gregie was met with a parade of support after officially announcing the sale on Facebook to his near 7,000 followers.
Carl Walker said the "paradise" that north Australia offers is the thing that brought backpackers to farms, and now it will be the thing that takes them away.
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