Australia coronavirus live news: two border force officers reportedly test positive as Australian deaths rise to 19 – latest update

Six baggage handlers at Adelaide airport test positive; tough fines will be issued in NSW, Queensland, Victoria and other states to enforce strict new social distancing measures. Follow the latest news, live

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10.33am BST

Two Australian border force officers have tested positive to coronavirus, multiple outlets have reported.

Australian Border Force confirms two of its officers have tested positive to coronavirus. One of the officers is in NSW, the other is in Queensland. Border Force says contact tracing has been conducted @abcnews

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