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Hendra Virus Won’t Affect Race Meetings

Hendra Virus Won’t Affect Race Meetings

Racing Queensland has moved to assure the racing industry that no meetings will be lost in the state because of the Hendra virus.

Two fresh outbreaks of the disease were found over the weekend at Hervey Bay and the northern Brisbane suburb of Boondall.

Two properties in Boondall, which is located just 10km from Brisbane’s two premier race tracks, have ...

State Governments Team up to Fight Hendra Outbreak

State Governments Team up to Fight Hendra Outbreak

Queensland premier Anna Bligh and her New South Wales counterpart Barry O’Farrell have announced that the two state governments will work in tandem in an effort to eradicate the latest outbreak of the Hendra virus.

Chief veterinarians, health officers and scientists from both states will join CSIRO representatives on the task force that has been charged with assessing the ...