Couple fined in Hervey Bay for border breach

A NSW man and woman have been fined in Hervey Bay for breaching COVID-19 border directions.

Maryborough Patrol Group Inspector Tony Clowes confirmed the man, 59 and woman, 50, both from Banora Point, were fined $4003 each.

The couple crossed the border on August 13 and travelled directly to Hervey Bay.

They were fined on August 18 and are now in hotel quarantine in Maryborough.