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  • 7NEWS Australia published this video item, entitled “Prime Minister proposes Queensland quarantine hub | 7NEWS” – below is their description.

    Scott Morrison has suggested the construction of a COVID-19 quarantine hub at the Damascus Barracks in Pinkenba, near Brisbane Airport.

    The 1,000 bed facility could be up and running by next year.

    7NEWS at 6pm.

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