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Queenslander Will Be Able To Get Vaccinated At Bunnings

The Queensland government has announced a plan for retailer Bunnings to offer COVID-19 vaccinations moving forward, so "families can get their Bunnings snag and a dose of vaccine".

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said her government is finding new ways to bring protection to the state's population and vaccine clinics will begin at Bunnings retailers on Saturday.

"So families can get their Bunnings sausage and a dose of vaccine," the premier told parliament on Tuesday.

This comes as the state recorded zero new locally-acquired cases on Tuesday, with four cases in hotel quarantine.

A total of 16,628 vaccines were administered across the state on Monday, and 8929 tests undertaken.

Queensland has also hit a significant milestone in its vaccination push as the state hit 70 per cent with one dose on Monday and 52.7 per cent fully inoculated.

Ms Palaszczuk paid tribute to the Queenslanders who came forward for testing as other states have been ravaged by the Delta variant.

"In the past 118 days, they have come forward to provide 1,745,000 tests," she said.

"We have opened 156 vaccination clinics. They have helped deliver a total of more than 2.8 million vaccines including at pop-up clinics everywhere from football finals to high school halls.

"We continue to find new ways to bring the vaccine closer to people ... I can announce that starting this Saturday, vaccine clinics are coming to Bunnings."

More than two dozen sites have been identified across the state, stretching from the Gold Coast, inland to Dalby and as far north as Townsville.

A home quarantine trial for 1000 stranded residents has also begun as the government begins to hint at plans for reopening.

Health Minister Yvette D'Ath wants Queenslanders to return home safely from interstate hotspots, and the trial will be expanded if successful.

"It is important that we do everything we can to implement strategies that will help manage the virus in our state," she told parliament on Tuesday.

"As with any trial it offers us the opportunity to evaluate the effectiveness of the program and make improvements to enhance or expand the trial.

"So, if you've come forward to participate in this trial, check your emails and texts in case you've been offered to home quarantine, we want as many people taking up this opportunity as possible."