Annastacia Palaszczuk announces new COVID restrictions today in Qld Health coronavirus update

Queensland has recorded a new case of COVID-19 in the community.

The 26-year-old man from Stafford in northern Brisbane tested positive overnight on Friday after being infectious while in a number of places over the past week, including the Carindale Shopping Centre.

The source of his infection is unknown.

People in Brisbane and the Moreton region have been asked to wear masks in crowded areas, such as at sporting events.

Aged care facilities, hospitals and prisons will be closed to visitors from midday on Friday.

But Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has stopped short of locking down the city.

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has revealed a young man has been in the Queensland community with COVID-19. Credit: AAP

“This a good and timely reminder … that we need to keep up our social distancing,” she said.

“If you are sick and feeling unwell, come forward and get tested.

SEE BELOW: The full list of locations visited by Queensland COVID patient

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