Federal Parliament to return with ramped up COVID-19 measures

Karen Barlow
By Karen Barlow
Updated August 20 2021 - 6:29am, first published 5:00am
Parliament House. Picture: Keegan Carroll

Nurses will be stationed at all Parliament House entrances taking temperatures and the number of staff working in the building will be vastly reduced as part of ramped up COVID-19 measures to allow the people's house to resume on Monday.


Karen Barlow

Karen Barlow

Chief Political Correspondent

Karen Barlow is ACM's Chief Political Correspondent. Working in the federal press gallery, she investigates and writes about federal politics and government. She has an interest in integrity, leadership and social equity. She has covered two Olympics and been to Antarctica twice. Contact her on karen.barlow@canberratimes.com.au