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New venue of concern in Bega Valley

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 Of the 399 new locally acquired cases of COVID-19 recorded across the state to 8pm last night, two are from Southern NSW with no new cases in the South East.

It brings the total active cases to 8 in the Bega Valley, 24 in the Eurobodalla and 77 in the Snowy Monaro. 

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Southern NSW Local Health District 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.

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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.