Batehaven Pharmacy identified as a new venue of concern associated with COVID-19

Southern NSW Local Health District (SNSWLHD) has been notified of new venues of concern associated with COVID-19 cases. Batehaven Pharmacy Cnr Beach Road and Edwards Road

Friday 17 September 9.45am to 10.45am also mentioned: Batemans Bay Dan Murphy's 57-59 Orient Street Monday 13 September 2.15pm to 2.45pm

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. 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:

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.

To book please visit the Vaccine Clinic Finder

To help stop the spread of COVID-19:

 If you are unwell, get tested and isolate right away – don’t delay.

 Wash your hands regularly. Take hand sanitiser with you when you go out.

 Keep your distance. Leave 1.5 metres between yourself and others.

 Wear a mask at all times when outside your home, except when exercising.

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