A Falun Gong rally in Sydney on August 24, 2019. (Image: AAP/Jeremy Piper)

Prime Minister Scott Morrison's focus on China's handling of the coronavirus has garnered the support of Australia's leading proponent of the QAnon conspiracy theory who tweets under the name Burn Notice.

Last week Burn Notice -- who is also a Morrison family friend -- endorsed Morrison's role in pushing for the inquiry by retweeting a post about it to his carefully-curated Twitter feed, where he has 35,000 followers.

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China has emerged as a central preoccupation for the US-based QAnon conspiracy theory, which has as its central tenet that the US is controlled by a group of Satan-worshipping paedophiles acting as a deep state.