Bootcamp trainers face $5000 penalties and clients to be fined $1000 if they ignore coronavirus social distancing rules limiting to 10 people per class
New South Wales police force say they will fine bootcamp trainers $5,000 and their clients $,1000 if they ignore social distancing rules.
NSW Police Commissioner Mick Fuller asked for the power to issue on the spot fines after he saw multiple examples of people ignoring social distancing policies.
On Tuesday night, Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced increased social distancing measures, including limiting outdoor bootcamp training sessions to 10 people.
He said social distancing of at least 1.5m between each person must still be observed.
The policy, along with a raft of other changes including restrictions on guest lists at weddings and funerals and the closure of all beauty salons, will be enforced from midnight on Wednesday.