Southern NSW Local Health District (SNSWLHD) has been notified of a number of venues of concern associated with COVID-19 cases in the region.
Anyone who visited one of these venues at the times listed is a close contact and must immediately get tested and isolate for 14 days:
- Post Office - 95-101 Comur Street on Monday, September 6 from 11.15am to 11.45am.
Meanwhile, anyone who visited one of these venues at the times listed is a casual contact and must immediately get tested and isolate until a negative result is received.
- Budget Petrol - Common Street on Monday, September 13 from 8.30am to 8.35am.
- Newsagency - 110 Comur Street on Monday, September 6 from 11.40am to 11:50am.
- Return and Earn - Polding Street on Monday, September 6 from 3.15pm to 4.15pm.
- BWS - Corner Comur and Polding Streets on Monday, September 6 from 12.00pm to 12.10pm and from 3.45pm to 4.15pm.
- My Pharmacy - 1/63 Laidlaw Street on Tuesday, September 7 from 9.45am-10.20am.
- IGA - 63 Laidlaw Street on Tuesday, September 7 from 9.45am to 10.20am.
- Woolworths - corner Comur and Polding Streets on Monday, September 6 from 11.30am to 12.05pm, 3:45pm to 4.15pm; Tuesday, September 7 from 5pm to 5.40pm; Thursday, September 9 from 3.15pm to 4.15pm.
- Miller's Pharmacy - 114 Comur Street on Friday, September 10 from 12.45pm to 1.10pm; Monday, September 13 from 9.30am to 10.00am.
- Woolworths - Corner Crawford and Antill Street on Thursday, September 9 from 8.45am to 9.15am.
Please get tested even if you have had a test in recent days. If your exposure at the casual contact venue was in the past four days, you must get another test on day five from the date of exposure. Wear a mask around others and limit your movements until you get another negative result. You should continue to monitor for symptoms and if any symptoms appear, get tested and isolate again.
If additional venues are identified through further contact tracing these will be announced as soon as they are known. Staff working at these venues will be risk assessed by the Public Health Unit and advised of isolation and testing requirements.
Anyone who checked in to a venue of concern during the times listed, using the Service NSW QR app, will be notified by SMS from NSW Health as soon as possible over the next 48 hours.
Everyone in the District should be alert for any symptoms that could signal COVID-19, including headache, nausea, sore throat, runny nose, cough, loss of smell or taste, or fever. If symptoms appear, people must isolate and get tested immediately, and remain isolated until a negative result is received.
If you are eligible, please also come forward for vaccination as soon as possible. There are more than 200 mobile and outreach vaccination clinics across the state in addition to GPs and pharmacists. Check your eligibility here.