Second day of no new COVID cases for Bega Valley, Eurobodalla

In a positive turn of events, there were no new cases of COVID-19 recorded anywhere in the Southern NSW Local Health District in the 24 hours to 8pm Tuesday.

This keeps the total cases in SNSWLHD at 389 since the start of the current outbreak in June.

It's the second day in a row there have been no new cases in both the Bega Valley and Eurobodalla Shires.

However, a new venue of concern associated with COVID-19 cases has been reported at Tathra, namely the Wombat Holes Mini Golf, on Andy Poole Drive.

The time of concern is Friday, October 1, 3.15-5.45pm.

Anyone who visited a venue of concern 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 here

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

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