Southern NSW Local Health District (SNSWLHD) has been notified of two new COVID-19
cases: one in Batemans Bay and one in Cooma.
The cases will be reported in tomorrow’s numbers, as the notifications came in after 8.00pm
These are the second COVID-19 cases for both Batemans Bay and Cooma since the start of the Sydney outbreak.
The new Batemans Bay case is a close contact of the first case announced on 6 September
SNSWLHD’s Public Health Unit (PHU) are working with a number of venues to inform close
contacts of infectious cases and provide rapid swabbing where appropriate.
Anyone who was a customer at one of the venues of concern, during the times listed below,
is considered to be a casual contact and should get tested and isolate immediately. Staff
from each venue will be assessed by the PHU to determine if they are close or casual
Anyone who attended the above venues at the time listed is a casual contact and must
immediately get tested and isolate until a negative result is received.