Cruise ship passengers disembark from the Ruby Princess at Circular Quay in Sydney. Photo: dpa
Cruise ship passengers disembark from the Ruby Princess at Circular Quay in Sydney. Photo: dpa

Coronavirus: Australia’s cases soar after cruise ship passengers disembark in ‘monumental stuff-up’

  • Ruby Princess became the country’s largest source of coronavirus infections and one of its passengers also became the eighth fatality nationally
  • About 130 passengers had tested positive and officials were frantically hunting down other travellers to test them and track their movements

Cruise ship passengers disembark from the Ruby Princess at Circular Quay in Sydney. Photo: dpa
Cruise ship passengers disembark from the Ruby Princess at Circular Quay in Sydney. Photo: dpa
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