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Two hotel quarantine staff in Melbourne, Australia test positive to coronavirus

Two hotel quarantine staff in Melbourne test positive to coronavirus as the system is inundated with Australian Open players

  • Two staffers at a Melbourne quarantine hotel tested positive to coronavirus
  • Results came from a preliminary saliva swab and they were retested
  • On Monday, Victorian health department said both had since tested negative
  • Scare led to the isolation of 41 other staff at the Holiday Inn on Flinders

Two staffers at a Melbourne quarantine hotel have tested positive to coronavirus.

They are understood to be a nurse and a police officer who have been working at  Holiday Inn on Flinders.

The worrying development follows hundreds of tennis players and staff recently flying into the city from abroad for the Australian Open. 

Preliminary saliva swabs saw the pair

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Chris Pratt enjoys a round of golf in Sydney following hotel quarantine

He has just completed the mandatory 14-day quarantine in Australia, ahead of filming Thor: Love and Thunder alongside Chris Hemsworth.

And Hollywood heavyweight Chris Pratt was all smiles as he enjoyed a round of golf in Sydney’s summer weather on Saturday.

The 41-year-old Guardians of the Galaxy actor showed off his fit figure in a pale blue polo shirt, navy shorts and black Adidas sneakers.

A Tee-riffic time! Chris Pratt (pictured) enjoyed a round of golf in Sydney on Saturday following hotel quarantine, as he prepares to film Thor: Love and Thunder alongside Chris Hemsworth

Looking every inch the A-list star, Chris concealed his gaze behind dark sunglasses and a blue logo cap. 

The husband of Katherine Schwarzenegger appeared quite the natural on the golf course, perfecting his swing.

No doubt elated to have completed quarantine after jetting into Australia from the United States, Chris beamed for the photographers and

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Jaimie Alexander enters 14-day mandatory hotel quarantine after arriving in Sydney to film Thor

American actress Jaimie Alexander dons a mask as she is whisked off to 14-day mandatory hotel quarantine after arriving in Sydney to film Thor: Love and Thunder

Jaimie Alexander arrived in Sydney, Australia on Monday ahead of filming on Thor: Love And Thunder.

The 36-year-old looked to be in good spirits as she departed the airport wearing a face mask. 

Flanked by a guard, she was whisked off and boarded transport to her 14-day mandatory hotel quarantine. 

Hey you! Jaimie Alexander (pictured) arrived in Sydney, Australia on Monday ahead of filming on Thor: Love And Thunder

The stunning actress looked chic in a black blouse with a blazer over the top, and a pair of matching trousers. 

She had her dark hair pulled back into a loose bun, and appeared

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Pregnant woman shares humiliation of being given vital injections in public carpark while in hotel quarantine

Cherie with her daughter while in quarantine.
Cherie with her daughter while in quarantine.  Photo: Supplied

A pregnant North Queensland woman has told of her distress at being taken to a carpark to be given necessary injections in her buttocks while quarantining at a Gold Coast hotel.  

Tears well up in Cherie’s eyes as she recalls having to stand in the carpark of a doctor’s surgery and lift her skirt while a nurse gave her the injection.

“I was in shock the first time and just let them do it, but when I got back to my room I just started crying,” Cherie, who does not want her surname used for privacy reasons, said.

“I felt my dignity had been taken away and I was not treated humanely.”

The 49-year-old had just returned from Greece, where she had undergone an embryo transfer, and under doctor’s orders was required to have intra-muscular progesterone injections in her buttocks every

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