Brisbane gym owners frustrated by ‘confusing’ directives about when to use face masks
Despite Queensland Health clarifying that people can remove masks when exercising indoors if out of breath or puffing, Brisbane gym owners say the rules remain confusing, calling for the health advice to be clearer for different types of exercise.
- A mask should be worn when exercising indoor but exceptions apply, such as if you have a medical condition
- You can also remove your mask when exercising indoors where you are out of breath or puffing
- However, gym owners say the health advice should be clearer for different styles of exercise
Health authorities have made mask wearing in certain indoor locations compulsory for millions of residents in the Greater Brisbane region until 1:00am on January 22.
Initially the health advice stated that masks must be worn at indoor gyms, along…