Hospitality industry’s ‘relief’ as vaccine mandate comes to an end
Queensland’s hospitality industry is counting down the hours until the state’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate eases.
From 1am tomorrow, patrons will no longer need to prove they have received two doses of a vaccine to enter venues.
Queensland Hotels Association CEO Bernie Hogan told Spencer Howson it’s been a long time coming.
“It’s one of the very last things that [was] holding the industry to account,” he said.
“For many staff, it’s a relief. It’s that one extra argument they don’t have to have anymore.”
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