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Two new COVID-19 cases in Southern NSW

Southern NSW Local Health District (SNSWLHD) has been notified of two new COVID-19 cases in the 24 hours to 8.00pm last night.

This brings the total cases in SNSWLHD to 391 since the start of the current outbreak in June.

Of the two new cases:

  • One new case is in the Queanbeyan Palerang region. The case is in Queanbeyan and is under investigation.
  • One new case is in the Eurobodalla region. The case is in Batemans Bay and is linked to a known case.

SNSWLHD has been notified of new venues of concern associated with COVID-19 cases.

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. Staff will be contacted separately by SNSWLHD’s Public Health Unit regarding their testing and isolation requirements.

 

Suburb

Venue

Address

Time

Bega

Coles

Parker Street and Carp Street

Thursday 7 October

3.00pm to 3.45pm

 

Bega

Caltex

100 Gipps Street

Tuesday 5 October

8.30am to 9.00am

 

 

 

If additional venues are identified through further contact tracing these will be announced as soon as they are known.

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.

There are more than 500 COVID-19 testing locations across NSW. A full list of SNSWLHD’s clinic sites and hours is available on our website: https://www.snswlhd.health.nsw.gov.au/our-services/infectious-disease/covid-19

Those aged 12 years and above are now eligible for the COVID-19 vaccination. People can make bookings via the Commonwealth Government’s Vaccine Clinic Finder.

To help stop the spread of COVID-19:

 

Last updated: 14 October 2021
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